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" Read not to contradict and confute, nor to believe and take for granted, nor to find talk and discourse, but to weigh and consider. Some books are to be tasted, others to be swallowed, and some few to be chewed and digested; that is, some books are to... "
A Dictionary of Thoughts: Being a Cyclopedia of Laconic Quotations from the ... - Page 449
edited by - 1908 - 644 pages
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AP English Language and Composition 2005: An Apex Learning Guide

Stephen P. Burby, Kaplan, Inc - 2004 - 368 pages
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Introduction to English Literature

F. V. N. Painter - 2005 - 636 pages
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The Outline of Literature Volume Two

John Drinkwater - 2005 - 520 pages
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The New Atlantis and Essays

Francis Bacon - 2005 - 120 pages
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英美散文菁華

陳榮吉 (英語) - 2002 - 275 pages
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Pearls from Many Seas: A Galaxy of Thought from Four Hundred Writers of Wide ...

B. McClure - 2005 - 632 pages
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Teaching English as a Foreign Language, 1936-1961: Teaching English in ...

Richard C. Smith - 2005 - 259 pages
...about reading in his essay "Of Studies". "Some books are to be tasted, others to be swallowed, and some few to be chewed and digested, that is, some...be read wholly, and with diligence and attention. Some books also may be read by deputy, and extracts made of them by others, but that would be only...
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Lord Francis Bacon's Bible Thoughts

Francis Bacon - 2005 - 412 pages
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The English Essayists: A Comprehensive Selection from the Works of the Great ...

Robert Chochrane - 2005 - 564 pages
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Taste: A Literary History

Denise Gigante - 2008 - 272 pages
...to be Swallowed, and Some Few to be Chewed and Digested: That is, some Bookes are to be read onely in Parts; Others to be read but not Curiously; And...some Few to be read wholly, and with Diligence and Attention."8 The eighteenth-century editorial fashion for collecting and publishing "Beauties" was...
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