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  • An inventory from 1398 included four pair of manacles, eleven chains of iron, six locks and keys, and two pair of stocksall the equipment associated with the care of the mad at that timeand another source states that in 1403 Bethlem was entrusted with the care of six men who had lost their reason sex viri mente capti.3

    Bedlam

  • [6407] Curtius insinuates, nulla res efficacius multitudinem regit quam superstitio; melius vatibus quam ducibus parent, vana religione capti, etiam impotentes faeminae; the common people will sooner obey priests than captains, and nothing so forcible as superstition, or better than blind zeal to rule a multitude; have so terrified and gulled them, that it is incredible to relate.

    Anatomy of Melancholy

  • Quidam ex illo capti sunt amore virginum, et libidine victi defecerunt, ex quibus gigantes qui vocantur, nati sunt.

    Anatomy of Melancholy

  • Prae caeteris corporis proceritate et egregia indole mirandus apparebat, caeteri autem capti ejus amore videbantur,

    Anatomy of Melancholy

  • Quibus quaestui sunt capti superstitione animi, as [6406] Livy saith.

    Anatomy of Melancholy

  • Anima hominis amore capti tota referta suffitibus et odoribus: Paeanes resonat, &c. 5488.

    Anatomy of Melancholy

  • Qui omnem pecuniarum contemptum habent, et nulli imaginationis totius munsi se immiscuerint, et tyrannicas corporis concupiscentias sustinuerint hi multoties capti a vana gloria omnia perdiderunt.

    Anatomy of Melancholy

  • His eyes flicked up to that wondrous sea-green gaze that had so capti - vated him.

    Second Skin

  • Elephanti quatuor capti, reliqui omnes numero quadraginta interfecti.

    C. Sallusti Crispi De Bello Catilinario Et Jugurthino

  • Quodsi virtuti vestrae fortuna inviderit, cavete, [335] inulti animam amittatis, neu capti potius sicuti pecora trucidemini, quam virorum more pugnantes cruentam atque luctuosam victoriam hostibus relinquatis. '

    C. Sallusti Crispi De Bello Catilinario Et Jugurthino

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