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" ... a custom loathsome to the eye, hateful to the nose, harmful to the brain, dangerous to the lungs, and in the black stinking fume thereof, nearest resembling the horrible Stygian smoke of the pit that is bottomless. "
The flowers of literature, or, Encyclopædia of anecdote, a coll. by W. Oxberry - Página 168
editado por - 1822
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Memoirs of the Life of Sir Walter Ralegh with Some Account of the Period in ...

Mrs. A. T. Thomson - 1830 - 496 páginas
...that the custom of smoking " is loathsome to the eye, hatefull to the nose, harmefull to the braine, dangerous to the lungs ; and in the black stinking...fume thereof, nearest resembling the horrible Stygian smoake of the pit that is bottomless f;' whilst, at the same time, he imposed a prohibitory duty of...
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The Medico-chirurgical Review, Volumen16

1830
..." Counter-Blast to Tohacco," which he winds up hy characterizing the use of this favourite plant as "a custom loathsome to the eye, hateful to the nose, harmful to the hrain, dangerous to the lungs, and, in the hlack stinking fumes thereof, nearest resemhling the horrihle...
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The Olio, Or, Museum of Entertainment, Volumen8

1832
...like the Cholera, although he denounced the custom as " loathsome to the eye, hatefull to the braine, dangerous to the lungs, and in the black stinking...horrible Stygian smoke of the pit that is bottomless." With this Leviathan in learning, we may couple the " silver-tongued" Sylvester, the learned Joshua,...
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The Penny Magazine of the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge

1832
...occurs : — " It is a custom loathesome to the eye, hatefull to the nose, harmfull to the braine, dangerous to the lungs, and in the black stinking fume thereof nearest resembling the horrible Styginn smoke of the pit that is bottomless." But notwithstanding this regal and priestly wrath, the...
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The Saturday Magazine, Volumen1

1833
...that the custom of smoking " is loathsome to the eye, hatefull to the nose, harmful! to the braine, dangerous to the lungs ; and, in the black stinking...horrible Stygian smoke of the pit that is bottomless." At the same time, this monarch imposed a duty, intended to be a prohibitory one, of six shillings and...
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Nico[tiana]; Or, [The] Smoker's and Sn[uff-taker's] Companion: Containing ...

Henry James Meller - 1834 - 128 páginas
...scorned and contemned : a custome loathsome to the eye, hateful to the nose, harmefull to the braine, dangerous to the lungs, and in the black, stinking fume thereof, nearest resembling the horrible Stigian smoke of the pit that is bottomlesse." What a pity it is, James never smoked ; instead of this...
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A Defence of the Graham System of Living, Or, Remarks on Diet and Regimen ...

1835 - 200 páginas
...he says that the smoking of it is " a custome loathsome to the eye, hatefull to the nose, harmefull to the brain, dangerous to the lungs ; and, in the...resembling the horrible Stygian smoke of the pit that is bottomlesse." In 1604, James the first endeavored, by means of heavy imposts, to abolish its use in...
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The Anatomy of Drunkenness

Robert Macnish - 1835 - 227 páginas
...occurs; — ««It is a custom loathsome to the eye, hatefull to the nose, harmfull to the braine, dangerous to the lungs, and, in the black stinking...horrible Stygian smoke of the pit that is bottomless."* But notwithstanding this regal and sacerdotal wrath, the plant extended itself far and wide, and is...
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the farmer's register, a monthly publication devoted to the improvement of ...

edmund ruffin - 1835
...a custom loathesome to the eye, hateful to the nose,harmfull to the braine,dangerous to the lun<is, and in the black stinking fume thereof nearest resembling the horrible Stygian smoke of the pit thai is bottomless." But notwithstanding this regal and priestly wrath, the use of the plant extended...
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An Essay on the Influence of Tobacco Upon Life and Health

Reuben Dimond Mussey - 1836 - 64 páginas
...drunkennesse ;" as " disabling both persons and goods ;" and in conclusion declares it to be "a custome loathsome to the eye, hateful to the nose, harmful...the brain, dangerous to the lungs, and in the black and stinking fume thereof, nearest resembling the horrible Stigian smoke of the pit that is bottomlesse."...
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