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" After incredible labour and fatigue, but at the same time mixed with a great deal of pleasure, we arrived before dawn at the ruins of an ancient structure, called II Torre del Filosofo... "
A General Collection of Voyages and Travels: From the Discovery of America ... - Page 21
by William Fordyce Mavor - 1809
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An Historical Account of the Most Celebrated Voyages, Travels ..., Volume 13

William Fordyce Mavor - Discoveries in geography - 1803
...structure, called II torre del Filosofo, supposed to have been built by the philosopher Empedocles, who took up his habitation here, the better to study...immense vault of heaven appeared in awful majesty and splendour. They found themselves more struck with veneration than below, and at first were at a loss...
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The Flowers of Modern Travels: Being Elegant, Entertaining and ..., Volume 1

John Adams - Voyages and travels - 1816
...structure called II Torre del Filosofo, supposed to have been built by the philosopher Empedoeles, •who took up his habitation here, the better to study the nature of Mount /Etiui. By others it is supposed to be the ruins of a temple of Vulcan, whose shop, all the world knows,...
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The Annual Biography and Obituary for the Year ..., Volume 4

Great Britain - 1820
...structure called " II torre del Filosofo," supposed to have been built by the philosopher Empedocles, who took up his habitation here, the better to study the nature of Mount Etna. At this period the mercury had fallen to 20 6', and they found that the immense vault of heaven shone...
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The Annual biography and obituary

1820
...structure called " II torre del Filosofo," supposed to have been built by the philosopher Empedocles, who took up his habitation here, the better to study the nature of Mount Etna. At this period the mercury had fallen to 20 6', and they found that the immense vault of heaven shone...
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Handbuch der englischen sprache und literature, Volume 1

H. Nolte - 1823
...structure, called II Torre del Filosofo, supposed to have been built by the philosopher Empodecles , who took up his habitation here the better to, study the nature of mount Л21па. By others it is supposed to b the ruins of a temple to Vulcan, whose shop, all the world...
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New elegant extracts: a unique selection, moral ..., Volume 3, Parts 5-6

Richard Alfred Davenport - Conduct of life - 1827
...structure, called II Torre del Filosofo, supposed to have been built by the philosopher Empedocles, who took up his habitation here, the better to study the nature of Mount JKlun. By others it is supposed to be the ruins of a temple of Vulcan, whose shop all the world knows...
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New Elegant Extracts: A Unique Selection ... from the Most Eminent Prose and ...

Richard Alfred Davenport - English literature - 1827
...structure, called II Torre del Filosofo, supposed to have been built by the philosopher Empedocles, who took up his habitation here, the better to study the nature of Mount JEtna. By others it is supposed to be the ruins of a temple of Vulcan, whose shop all the world knows...
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New elegant extracts; a selection from the most eminent prose and epistolary ...

New elegant extracts - 1827
...structure, called II Torre del Filosofo, supposed to have been built by the philosopher Empedocles, who took up his habitation here, the better to study the nature of Mount - ; Ktn;i. By others it is supposed to be the ruins of a temple of Vulcan, whose shop all the world...
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The rhetorical reader, consisting of choice specimens of oratorical ...

John Hall Hindmarsh - 1845 - 80 pages
...at the ruins of an ancient str'ucture, supposed to have been built by the philo'sopher/ Emp'edoeles, who took up his habitation her'e, the be'tter to study the n'ature of Mou'nt-jEtna. We had now time/ to pay our ador'ations/ ina silent contemplation of the sublime o'bjects...
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A First Class Reader: Consisting of Extracts, in Prose and Verse, with ...

George Stillman Hillard - Readers (Secondary) - 1861 - 552 pages
...structure, called the Philosopher's Tower, supposed to have been built by the philosopher Emped'ocles, who took up his habitation here the better to study the nature of Mount jEtna. We had now time to pay our adorations in a silent contemplation of the sublime objects of nature....
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