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" Threat'ning the world with famine, plague, and war ; To princes, death ; to kingdoms, many crosses ; To all estates, inevitable losses ; To herdsmen, rot ; to ploughmen, hapless seasons ; To sailors, storms ; to cities, civil treasons. "
Fourteen Weeks Course in Descriptive Astronomy - Page 206
by Joel Dorman Steele - 1876 - 336 pages
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Astronomy, as it is Known at the Present Day: With an Account of the Nature ...

George G. Carey - Astronomy - 1825 - 166 pages
...Threat'ning the world with famine, plague, and war ; To princes death ; to kingdoms many crosses ; To all estates inevitable losses ; To herdsmen rot...seasons ; To sailors storms ; to cities civil treasons." The Chaldeans, who were eminent for their astronomical researches, were of opinion, that Comets were...
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Poor Humphrey's calendar, wherein are given prophecies concerning things to ...

Poor Humphrey's calendar, Humphrey (poor, pseud.) - 1828
...STAR, To Princes Death, to Kingdoms many Crosses, Threat'ning the World with Famine, Plague, and War; To all Estates Inevitable Losses ; To Herdsmen Rot,...To Sailors Storms, to Cities Civil Treasons. Thus far of COMETS from Poets, who were wont to be the Historiographers and Annalists of by-gone Antiquity....
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Time's Telescope for ... ; Or, A Complete Guide to the Almanack

Almanacs, English - 1832
...star Threatening the world with famine, plague, and war ; To princes death, to kingdoms many crosses, To all estates inevitable losses ; To herdsmen rot,...seasons, To sailors storms, to cities civil treasons. Lubienitz, a Polish writer, speaks of a comet, which " came out from an opening in the heavens, like...
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On the Improvement of Society by the Diffusion of Knowledge, Or, An ...

Thomas Dick - Education - 1833 - 542 pages
...star Threatens the world with famine, plague, and war ; To princes death, to kingdoms many crosses ; To all estates inevitable losses ; To herdsmen rot,...seasons ; To sailors storms, to cities civil treasons.'' The following extract from " Tully's Letters from Tripoli" contains a picturesque description of a...
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The Works of Thomas Dick ...

Thomas Dick - Philosophy and religion - 1838
...the world with famine, plague, and war; To prince* de;ith, to kingdoms many crosses ; To all entâtes inevitable losses ; To herdsmen rot, to ploughmen...seasons-, To sailors storms, to cities civil treasons." The following extract from " Tnlly's Ltlten from Tripoti" contains a picturesque description of a solar...
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Lessons on the globes

T H. Howe - 1842
...the gross darkness of the middle ages, they were regarded as cruel and potent agencies, threatening " To herdsmen rot ; to ploughmen hapless seasons ; To sailors storms ; to cities civil treasons." The suddenness of their imposing appearance, as well as their apparent nearness and lawlessness, has...
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The Astrologer and Oracle of Destiny, a Repository of the Wonderful in ...

1845
...Threat'ning the world with famine, plague, and war : To princes, death ; to kingdoms, many crosses ; To all estates, inevitable losses ; To herdsmen, rot;...; To sailors, storms ; to cities, civil treasons." We have the word comet from the Greek coma, or hair, a title which had its origin in the hairy appearance...
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Relics from the Wreck of a Former World, Or, Splinters Gathered on the ...

Astronomy - 1847 - 96 pages
...Threat'ning the world with famine, plague, and war ; To princes, death ; to kingdoms, many crosses ; To all estates, inevitable losses ; To herdsmen, rot...; To sailors, storms ; to cities, civil treasons." We have the word comet from the Greek x°M> or a title which had its origin in the hairy appearance...
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The Works of thomas dick, LL.D

1850
...star Threatens the world with famine, plague, and war: To princes death, to kingdoms many'crosses: To all estates inevitable losses; To herdsmen rot,...seasons; To sailors storms, to cities civil treasons." The following extract from " Tully's Letters from Tripoli," contains a picturesque description of a...
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On the improvement of society by the diffusion of knowledge. The philosophy ...

Thomas Dick - Astronomy - 1850
...star Threatens the world with famine, plague, and war; To princes death, to kingdoms many crosses ˇ To all estates inevitable losses ; To herdsmen rot,...seasons; To sailors storms, to cities civil treasons." The following «tract from " Tully'« Letter* from Tripoli," contains a picturesque description of...
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