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" The discoveries of ancient and modern navigators, and the domestic history or tradition of the most enlightened nations, represent the human savage naked both in mind and body, and destitute of laws, of arts, of ideas, and almost of language. "
Primitive Culture: Researches Into the Development of Mythology, Philosophy ... - Page 30
by Edward Burnett Tylor - 1871 - 426 pages
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A View of Nature: In Letters to a Traveller Among the Alps, Volume 3

Sir Richard Joseph Sulivan - Natural theology - 1794
...barbarous state to -a state of extraordinary intellectual powers. All discoveries, both ancient and modern, and the domestic history or tradition of the most...nations, represent the human savage, naked both in body and mind, and destitute of laws, of arts, of ideas, and almost of language. But this state, I...
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The history of the decline and fall of the Roman Empire, Volume 6

Edward Gibbon - Byzantine Empire - 1802
...the do^ meftic hiftory, or tradition,, of the moft enlightened nations, repreient the human favage, naked both in mind and body, and destitute of laws, of arts, of ideas, and almoft of language '°. From this abjeft condition, perhaps the primitive and unirerfal ftate of man,...
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The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire, Volume 4

Edward Gibbon - Byzantine Empire - 1804
...LouitXlV. c. xx. in his Works, tom. xi. p. .391. fort and hope. The discoveries of ancient and modem navigators, and the domestic history, or tradition,...most enlightened nations, represent the human savage, nake J both in mind and body, and destitute of laws, of arts, of ideas, and almost of language/0 Froai...
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The history of the decline and fall of the Roman Empire, Volume 6

Edward Gibbon - Byzantine Empire - 1811
...speculations be found doubtful or fallacious, there still remains a more humble source of comfort and hope. The discoveries of ancient and modern navigators,...destitute of laws, of arts, of ideas, and almost of language.1 From this abject condition, perhaps the primitive and universal state of man, he has gradually...
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The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire, Volume 6

Edward Gibbon - Byzantine Empire - 1820
...speculations be found doubtful or fallacious, there still remains a more humble source of comfort and hope. The discoveries of ancient and modern navigators,...enlightened nations, represent the human savage, naked ooth in mind and body, and destitute of /aws, of arts, of ideas, and almost of language.' From this...
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The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire, Volume 4

Edward Gibbon - Byzantine Empire - 1821
...speculations be found doubtful or fallacious, there still remains a more humble source of comfort and hope. The discoveries of ancient and modern navigators,...of laws, of arts, of ideas, and almost of language. 1 t On avoit fait venir (for the siege of Turin) 140 pieces de canon ; et il est a remarquer qoe chqque...
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Gibbon's History of the decline and fall of the Roman empire, repr ..., Volume 3

Edward Gibbon - 1826
...there still remains a more humble source of comfort and hope. The discoveries of ancient and niodern navigators, and the domestic history, or tradition,...and almost of language. From this abject condition, he has gradually arisen to command the animals, to fertilise the earth, to traverse the ocean, and...
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The history of the decline and fall of the Roman empire, Volume 3

Edward Gibbon - Byzantine Empire - 1826
...speculations be found doubtful or fallacious, there still remains a more humble source of comfort and hope. The discoveries of ancient and modern navigators,...the most enlightened nations, represent the human sai-age, naked both in mind and body, and destitute of laws, of arts, of ideas, and almost of language.10...
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The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire, Volume 2

Edward Gibbon - Byzantine Empire - 1831
...doubtful or fallacious, there still remains a more humble source of comfort and hope. The discoveries pf ancient and modern navigators, and the domestic history,...of laws, of arts, of ideas, and almost of language. (10) From this abject condition, perhaps the primitive and universal state oí man, he has gradually...
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View of the Origin and Migrations of the Polynesian Nation: Demonstrating ...

John Dunmore Lang - America - 1834 - 256 pages
...elegant historian of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire, " and the domestic history or traditions of the most enlightened nations, represent the human...he has gradually arisen to command the animals, to fertilize the earth, to traverse the ocean, and to measure the heavens." * * " CJibbon-'s Decline and...
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