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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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CliffsAP English Language and Composition

Barbara V. Swovelin - 2001 - 324 pages
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The Deadly Conference

Sonia Laser - 2001 - 194 pages
...read to you what Francis Bacon once wrote. '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'," George said and he put the book down. "I hope that in your next book you can simplify your explanations....
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The Waning of the Renaissance, 1550-1640

William James Bouwsma - 2002 - 304 pages
...the problem of selectivity. "Some books," he advised, "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." Like many modern critics, Montaigne saw the possibility of diverse readings of the same text, which...
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Routing and Switching: Time of Convergence?

Rita Puz̆manová - 2002 - 984 pages
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Authors' Famous Recipes and Reflections on Food

Diane E. Holloway - 2002 - 328 pages
...sliced cucumbers with oil, vinegar, dill "Some books are to be tasted, others to be swallowed, and some few to be chewed and digested; that is, some...to be read wholly and with diligence and attention. "Francis Bacon (1561-1626) Forfar Bridies Pasties and meat pies are traditional English fare but the...
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English Language and Composition

Arco Publishing - 2002 - 288 pages
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The Major Works

Francis Bacon - 2002 - 813 pages
...to believe, but to weigh and consider.0 U Some books are to be tasted, others to be swallowed, and some few to be chewed and digested. That is, some...are to be read only in parts; others to be read, but cursorily; and some few to be read wholly and with diligence and attention. U Reading maketh a full...
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The Gay and Lesbian Literary Heritage: A Reader's Companion to the Writers ...

Claude J. Summers - 2002 - 739 pages
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The Renaissance 1929

Robert Whitney Bolwell - 2003
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McGuffey's Readers: Sixth Eclectic Reader

McGuffey - 2003 - 484 pages
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