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  • But the “Gens æterna in quâ nemo nascitur” (Pliny v. 17) managed to appear even in Al-lslam, as Fakirs,, Dervishes, Súfis, etc.

    The Book of The Thousand Nights And A Night

  • Pliny, the naturalist — relying, evidently, on the authority of Flavius Josephus — calls the Essenians “gens æterna in qua nemo nascitur” — “a perpetual family, in which no one is ever born” — because the

    A Philosophical Dictionary

  • Ulricus Huttenus [772] nemo, nam, nemo omnibus horis sapit, Nemo nascitur sine vitiis, Crimine

    Anatomy of Melancholy

  • Cor varie inclinatur, nunc gaudens, nunc moerens; statim ex timore nascitur Zelotypia, furor, spes, desperatio.

    Anatomy of Melancholy

  • [5806] Ut flos in septis secretus nascitur hortis,

    Anatomy of Melancholy

  • “Ut flos in septis secretus nascitur hortis,” etc., while his wife could hardly persuade herself that all this was spoken of Effie Deans, and by so competent a judge as the Duke of

    The Heart of Mid-Lothian

  • Note 115: Canon, 1.3.1, fol. 65va: "Causa vero quare nobis necessarium est corpus eius durum facere, est quoniam illico cum nascitur, omnia que ipsum tangunt ei nocitiva sunt, sive calida sive frigida sive aspera sentiat ea, et hoc quidem est propter cutis eius subtilitatem, et propter calorem eius."

    A Tender Age: Cultural Anxieties over the Child in the Twelfth and Thirteenth Centuries

  • Note 141: De curis (Sudhoff, Tafeln 3 — 4): "Et signum naturalis est quoniam cum ea nascitur, signum accidentalis est quoniam advenit post partum."

    A Tender Age: Cultural Anxieties over the Child in the Twelfth and Thirteenth Centuries

  • Kings and Poets solus aut rex aut poeta non quotannis nascitur

    March 2005

  • Nam primò nascitur in folijs olerum, quæ iuxta magnas arbores plantantur, sicut nos ponimus vites; et producunt fructum, sicut racemi nostri producunt vuas; sed quandò maturescunt sunt viridis coloris, et sic vindemiantur vt inter nos vindemiantut vuæ, et ponuntur grana ad solem vt desiccentur: quæ desiccata reponuntur in vasis terreis, et sic fit piper, et custoditur.

    The Journal of Friar Odoric

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