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" His time was regularly spent in reading, meditation, and prayer. No Carthusian monk was ever more constant and rigid in his abstinence. His plain garb, his long and silver beard, his mortified and venerable aspect, bespoke him an ancient inhabitant of... "
Anecdotes of the Aristocracy: And Episodes in Ancestral Story - Page 65
by Bernard Burke - 1849
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A Biographical History of England, from Egbert to the Great Revolution: A ...

James Granger, Horace Walpole - Great Britain - 1774 - 547 pages
...and filver beard, his mortified and venerable afpect, befpoke him an ancient inhabitant of the defert rather than a gentleman of fortune in a populous city. He expended a great part of his income in acts of charity, and was very inquifitive after proper objects. He died the zgth...
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The Annual Register, Or, A View of the History, Politics, and Literature for ...

History - 1778
...filver beard, his. mortified and venerable afpeft, befpoke him an ancient inhabitant of the defert rather than a gentleman of fortune in a populous city. He expended a great part of his income in ails of charity, and was very inquifitive after proper objeÚts. He died the...
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The Astrologer's Magazine, and Philosophical Miscellany, Volume 1

Astrology - 1791
...filver beard, his mortifici and venerable afpcdl, befpoke him an ancient inhabitant of the defert, rather than a gentleman of fortune in a populous city. He expended a great part of his income in ails of chanty, and was verv цщшйцуг after proper objeels. He died the...
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Annual Register, Volume 17

History - 1801
...and filver beard, his mortified and venerable afpect, befpoke him an ancient inhabitant of the defert rather than a gentleman of fortune in a populous city. He expended a great part of his income in ails of charity, and was very inquifitive after proper objefts. He died the zyth...
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London, by David Hughson

Edward Pugh - 1806
...reading, meditation, and prayer. No Carthusian monk was evermore constant and rigid in his abstinence. His plain garb, his long and silver beard, his mortified and venerable aspect, bespoke him an antient inhabitant of the desart rather than a gentleman of fortune in a populous citv. He expended...
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London; Being an Accurate History and Description of the British ..., Volume 3

David Hughson - London (England) - 1806
...antl silver beard, his monitied and venerable aspect, bespoke him an antient inhabitant of the dcsart rather than a gentleman of fortune in a populous city. He expended a great part of his income in acts of charity, and was very inquisitive after proper objects. He died October...
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The Eccentric Mirror:: Reflecting a Faithful and Interesting Delineation of ...

G. H. Wilson - Abnormalities, Human - 1807
...his Biographical History of England, says of him that, " his plain garb, his long and silver bean), his mortified and venerable aspect, bespoke him an ancient inhabitant of the desert, rather than n gentleman of fortune in a populous city." The same writer add* that Mr. Welby had a very amiable...
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Portraits, memoirs, and characters of remarkable persons from the ..., Volume 2

James Caulfield, James Granger - Great Britain - 1813
...reading, meditation, and prayer. No Carthusian monk was ever ffiore constant and r.igJ4 in his abstinence. His plain garb, his. long .and silver .beard, his...of fortune in a populous city. He expended a great part of his income in acts of charity and was very inquisitive after proper objects*. He died the 29th...
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The beauties of England and Wales: or, Delineations ..., Volume 12, Part 3

John Britton, James Norris Brewer, Edward Wedlake Brayley, Joseph Nightingale, Frederic Shoberl, John Hodgson, Francis Charles Laird, John Bigland, John Evans, Thomas Rees - Architecture - 1815
...reading, meditation, and prayer. No Carthusian Monk was ever more constant and rigid in his abstinence. His plain garb, his long and silver beard, his mortified...of fortune in a populous city. He expended a great part of his income in acts of charity; and was very inquisitive after proper objects. He died October...
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London and Middlesex: Or, An Historical, Commercial, & Descriptive Survey of ...

Edward Wedlake Brayley - London (England) - 1815
...prayer. No Carthusian Monk was ever more constant and rigid in hi* abstinence. His plain garb, hist long and silver beard, his mortified and venerable...of fortune in a populous city. He expended a great part of his income in acts of charity; and was very inquisitive after proper objects. He died October...
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