The History Of The University Of Cambridge, And Of Waltham Abbey. With The Appeal Of Injured…

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byThomas Fuller

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1840 Excerpt: ...number of their gods they had almost exceeded Egypt, (vorlenla pane numero JEgyptiaca vincenlia, in that author's language,) he must be understood with reference to the times in which he lived, when all the Roman rabble had been thrust upon them; and not as speaking of the times of their first conversion. Fulleb.--Satis pro imperio, "must is for a king;" and seeing the doctor and I are both kings alike, I return, "He must not be so understood; as to any judicious and indifferent reader will appear. For the clearing hereof, I will present and translate the words of Gildas, with what precedeth and followcth them, conducing effectually to the true understanding of this clause controverted. I use the first and best printed edition, set forth by Polydore Virgil, 1525, and dedicated to Cuthbert Tunstal, then the learned bishop of London. Only, because I suspect that some readers will be out of breath in going along with the long-winded style of Gildas, (the excusable fault of the age he lived in,) I crave leave to divide his long and entire sentence, for the better understanding thereof, into several parcels, without the least addition thereto, or alteration thereof. Gildas, folio primo. Jgitur omittens priscos illos, communesque cum omnibus gentibus, errores, quibus ante adcentum Christi in earns omne humanum genus obligabatur adstrictum. Nee enumeram patriw portenta ipsa diabolicapwnl numero jEgrjptiaca vincetitia, quorum nonnulla lineamentis adhuc deformibus intra vel extra deserta mamia solito more rigentia, torvis vultibus intuemur. Neque nominatim inclamitam montes ipsos, aut colles, vel fluvios, (olim exitiabiles, nunc vero humanis usibus utiles,) quibus dhinus honor a eweo tunc populo cumulabatur. Et tacens vetustos immanium Gildas, first l...

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1840 Excerpt: ...number of their gods they had almost exceeded Egypt, (vorlenla pane numero JEgyptiaca vincenlia, in that author's language,) he ...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:316 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.66 inPublished:May 15, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217952569

ISBN - 13:9780217952569

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