The Doctor & C Volume 5

The Doctor & C Volume 5

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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. 1838 edition. Excerpt: ...of bodily diseases and act upon them, especially such as arise from melancholy; for that humour or passion has such attractions for evil spirits that it has been called Balneum Diaboli, the Devil's Bath. When therefore a patient speaks in tongues which he has never learnt, eo ipso Daemon se manifeste prodit. This opinion than which one of greater weight could not have been produced in the lfth century, is recommended to the serious consideration of the Irvingites. The Doctor would have sung Fa-la-la-lerridan to all this reasoning, and I say Aballibool CHAPTER CL. was wannma PEAL AT sT. csoaca s, AND was aa1na's APPEARANCE AT crwnca. See how I have strayed! and you'll not wonder when you reflect on the whence and the whither. ALEXANDER Knox. WELL dear Reader, I have answered your question concerning the great Decasyllabon. I have answered it fairly and explicitly, not like those Jesuitical casuists That palter with us in a double sense, That keep the word of promise to our ear And break it to our hope. You have received an answer as full and satisfactory as you could expect or desire, and yet the more than cabalistic mysteries of the word are still concealed with Eleusinean secresy. Enough of this. For the present also we will drop the subject which was broken off by the extraordinary circumstances that called forth our Chapter Extraordinary. re') de accu rerskeoyievov Zo'1'ai, for awhile, however, it will be convenient to leave it unfinished, and putting an end to the parenthesis in the most important part of the Doctor's life, tell thee that the Interim is past, that in the month of April 1761, he brought home his bride, and the bells of St. George rang that peal, --that memorable peal which was more

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  • Paperback | 68 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 4mm | 141g
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236580567
  • 9781236580566