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Repository of Arts, Literature, Fashions &c - Page 221
1819
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Heidelbergische [afterw.] Heidelberger Jahrbücher der Literatur, Part 2

1828
...futura miracles qfmechanic powert which are to aid and reward the labour of öfter ge* nerations. Jt is to the genius of one man too , that all this is mainly owing, u. 8. w., und dieser Mann ist denn Watt, dessen Charakter und Lebensweise der Verf. mit den lebhaftesten...
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The Edinburgh Annual Register, Volume 12

Walter Scott - 1823
...feeble hand of man, in short, with a power to which no limits can be assigned, completed the dominion of mind over the most refractory qualities of matter,...owing; and certainly no man ever before bestowed such a gilt on his kind. The blessing is not only universal, but unbounded ; and the fabled in. ventors of...
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The Gentleman's Magazine, Volume 89, Part 2; Volume 126

1819
...for those future miracle* of mechanic power which are to reward the labours of after generations. U is to the genius of one man too that all this is mainly...certainly no man ever before bestowed such a gift mi his kind. The blessing i< not only universal, but unbounded ; and the fabled inventors of the plough...
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The Gentleman's Magazine, and Historical Chronicle, for ..., Volume 89, Part 2

1819
...feeble hand of man, in short, with a power to which no limits can be assigned, completed the dominion of mind over the most refractory qualities of matter, and laid a sure foundation for those future miracles of mechanic power which are to reward the labours of after generations. It is...
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The Edinburgh magazine, and literary miscellany, a new series of ..., Volume 5

1819
...limits can be assigned, completed the dominion of mind over the most refractory qualities ofrnatter, and laid a sure foundation for all those future miracles of mechanic power which ere ta aid and reward the labours of after generations. It is to the genius of one man too that all...
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Spirit of the English Magazines, Volume 6

1820
...feeble band of man, in short, with a power to which no Rmits can be assigned, completed the dominion of mind over the most refractory qualities of matter,...generations. It is to the genius of one man too that all this b mainly owing ; and certainly no man ever belore bestowed such a gift OD his kind. The blessing is...
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The Quarterly Journal, Volume 8

1820
...feeble hand of man, in short, with a power to which no limits can be assigned, completed the dominion of mind over the most refractory qualities of matter,...power which are to aid and reward the labours of after generadons. It is to the genius of one man too that all this is mainly owing ; and certainly no man...
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Time's Telescope for ... ; Or, A Complete Guide to the Almanack

1821
...armed the feeble hand of man with a power to which no limits can be assigned, completed the dominion of mind over the most refractory qualities of matter,...to aid and reward the labours of after generations '. 28. — SAINT AUGUSTINE. Augustine was born at Thagaste, a town in Numidia, in the year 354. He...
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A History of Useful Arts & Manufactures

1822 - 175 pages
...power to w'r.ich no limits can he assigned, and laid a sure foundation for all those future wonders of mechanic power which are to aid and reward the...after generations. It is to the genius of one man, loo, that all this is mainly owing ; and certainly no> man ever before bestowed such a gift on mankind...
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The Edinburgh Annual Register, Volume 12

Walter Scott - 1823
...feeble hand of man, in short, with a power to which no limits can be assigned, completed the dominion of mind over the most refractory qualities of matter,...not only universal, but unbounded ; and the fabled in. ventors of the plough and the loom, who were deified by the erring gratitude of their rude contemporaries,...
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