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1800-1849Continue the perusal of Rollins Ancient History- this work reflects great light upon the sacred volume.I.G. Charles RollinAncient History of the EgyptiansPrint: Book
1800-1849'[Janet Hamilton] had a heavy literary diet as a child - history by Rollin and Plutarch, Ancient Universal History, Pi...Janet Hamilton Charles RollinAncient HistoryPrint: Book
1850-1899"At home, after leaving school in 1857 ... [Louisa Martindale's] reading was, at first, chiefly the Bible. On 16 Septe...Louisa Martindale RollinAncient HistoryPrint: Book
1800-1849Afternoon reading Rollin's HistoryAdam Mackie Charles RollinThe Roman HistoryPrint: Book
1800-1849Afternoon reading Rollin, wherein instruction may be learned. Indulge not in ease. It enfeebles the body and ,althoug...Adam Mackie Charles RollinThe Roman HistoryPrint: Book
1800-1849Afternoon reading Rollin's history of Antiochus Epiphanus, who persecuted the Jews.Adam Mackie Charles RollinThe Roman HistoryPrint: Book
1800-1849Spent the evening reading Paulus Emillius's Campaign in Macedonia and the Overthrow of Perseus, the last king thereof.Adam Mackie Charles RollinThe Roman HistoryPrint: Book
1800-1849At even reading from Rollin the defeat of the Romans under Crassus, 54 BC, the history of Hieron, the good king of Syr...Adam Mackie Charles RollinThe Roman HistoryPrint: Book
1800-1849'Methodist millworker Thomas Wood attended a school where there was only one book, the Bible, which was never read bey...Thomas Wood Charles RollinAncient HistoryPrint: Book
1700-1799'At the house party where Anna met the Bishop of Llandaff, guests took it in turns to read to one another. On 1 July 1...Clara RollinHistoire anciennePrint: Book
1800-1849?As spring and autumn were our only really busy seasons, I had occasionally , during other parts of the year, consider...Samuel Bamford Charles RollinAncient historyPrint: Book
1800-1849'At home I acquired increased facilities for reading, by means of a small book-club, consisting of my landlord and a f...Charles RollinThe Ancient History of the Egyptians, Carthagians, Assyrians, Babylonians, Medes and PersiansPrint: Book
1800-1849'Charles Shaw's dependance upon a small Sunday school library in Tunstall [...] imparted a magnificent if involuntary ...Charles Shaw RollinAncient HistoryPrint: Book
1800-1849'Much of it [ie. ?the daily instruction I received?] consisted in the books I read by myself, and my father?s discours...John Stuart Mill Charles RollinAncient HistoryPrint: Book
1800-1849'In the room is a library to which we can at any time resort, consisting of Tillotson, Blair, Howe and Watt's Sermons,...John Cole Charles RollinThe ancient history of the EgyptiansPrint: Book
1800-1849'I well remember, and I sometimes think of it with tears, bringing to my lodgings Rollin's "Ancient History", in six v...John B. Gough Charles RollinAncient HistoryPrint: Book
1800-1849'Now that you have finished Rollin, I think you ought to begin some other book on general literature, directed if poss...John A. Carlyle Charles RollinHistoire ancienne des Egyptiennes, des Carthaginois, des Assyriens, des Babyloniens, des Medes, des Perses, des Macedoniens, et des Grecs (6 vols)Print: Book
1800-1849'Wednesday Sept. [...] 14th. [...] After dinner play with the children, & read Rollin. After tea [...] read Catholi...Claire Clairmont Charles RollinunknownPrint: Book
1800-1849'There is no plainer way of testifying my entire approval of the matter contained in your last letter than rigidly adh...Jane Baillie Welsh Charles RollinThe Ancient HistoryPrint: BookManuscript: Letter
1800-1849'I finished Rollin before these people came. I am quite distressed about my memory - after all the time and pains I h...Jane Baillie Welsh Charles RollinThe History of the Arts and Sciences of the AncientsPrint: Book
1700-1799'As I was reading with Susan and Sophy today in Rollin's Grecian History it struck me, that when Mardonius offered Ter...Hester Thrale and her daughters Sophy and SusannaCharles RollinAncient History Print: Book
1700-1799'While their [her daughters'] Father's Life preserv'd my Authority entire, I used it [italics] all & only [end italics...Hester Lynch Thrale and her daughters Hester, Susanna and SophiaCharles RollinMethod of Teaching and Studying the Belles Lettres Print: Book


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