The Works Of Sir Walter Ralegh, Kt Volume 3;  The History Of The World by Sir Walter Raleigh

The Works Of Sir Walter Ralegh, Kt Volume 3; The History Of The World

bySir Walter Raleigh

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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. 1829 Excerpt: ... Hie ruinam, saith ' Ficinus, praindit prisca religionis, hie ortum nova Jidei, hie adventum Christi, hie futurum judicium, resurrectionem sceculi, beatorum gloriam, supplicia peccatorum; " This Mercury " foresaw the ruin of the old or superstitious religion, and " the birth of the new faith; and of the coming of Christ, " the future judgment, the resurrection, the glory of the " blessed, and the torment or affliction of the wicked or " damned." ' Masiiw. « L. i. c. 6. fol. 4. To this I will only add his two last speeches reported by Calcidius the Platonist, and by Volateran out of Suidas: Hactenus Jili pulsus a patria, vixi peregrinus et exul, nunc incolumis repeto: cumque post pauhim a vobis corporeis vinculis absolutus discessero, videtote ne me quasi mortuum lugeatis: nam ad illam optimum beatamque civitatem regredior; ad quam universi cives mortis conditions venturi sunt. Ibi namque solus Deus est summus princeps: qui cives suos replet suavitate mirifica; ad quam hcec, quam multi vitam existimant, mors est potius dicenda quam vita; " Hitherto, O son, being driven from my country, I have " lived a stranger and banished man, but now I am repair" ing homeward again in safety. And when I shall, after a " few days, (or in a short time,) by being loosed from these " bonds of flesh and blood, depart from you, see that ye ' do not bewail me as a man dead; for I do but return to " that best and blessed city, to which all her citizens (by " the condition of death) shall repair. Therein is the only " God, the most high and chief Prince, who filleth or feed" eth his citizens with a sweetness more than marvellous; " in regard whereof this being, which others call a life, is &q...

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Title:The Works Of Sir Walter Ralegh, Kt Volume 3; The History Of The WorldFormat:PaperbackDimensions:142 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.3 inPublished:May 17, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217616968

ISBN - 13:9780217616966

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