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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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Smoking and Smokers: An Antiquarian, Historical, Comical, Veritable, and ...

George T. Fisher, F. G. Delamotte, W. A. Delamotte - 1845 - 96 páginas
...royal folly — " It is a custom loathsome to the eye, hateful 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." James the First wrote against tobacco — posterity must know it. It is another charge against this...
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The Constitution of Man

George Combe - 1845 - 382 páginas
...remarkable passage occurs : — • It it * raw: loathsome to the eye, hateful to the nose, barm&J ~ ant of sympathy placed between us by feelings borriii Stygian smoke of the pit that is, bottomless.** L1.1 notwithstanding this regal and sacerdotal...
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The Social History of Great Britain During the Reigns of the ..., Volumen2

William Goodman - 1845
...he handled the quill and spoiled paper. In his " Counterblast to Tobacco," 1603, he says : " it is a custom loathsome to the eye, hateful to the nose, harmful to the braine, dangerous to the lungs, and the black stinking fume thereof, is the nearest resemblance to...
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Practical Elocution

Samuel Niles Sweet - 1846 - 312 páginas
...counter-blast against smoking and chewing tobacco, in the following just and strong language : " It is a custom loathsome to the eye, hateful to the nose,...stinking fume thereof nearest resembling the horrible Stygean smoke of the pit that is bottomless." The venerable Dr. Waterhouse, of Cambridge, to whom I...
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Practical Elocution: Containing Illustrations of the Principles of Reading ...

Samuel Niles Sweet - 1846 - 350 páginas
...counter-blast against smoking and chewing tobacco, in the following just and strong language : " It is a custom loathsome to the eye, hateful to the nose,...stinking fume thereof nearest resembling the horrible Stygean smoke of the pit that is bottomless." The venerable Dr. Waterhouse, of Cambridge, to whom I...
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The Journal of Health and Monthly Miscellany, Volumen1

1846
...God, should be wilfully corrupted by this stinking smoke. * * * It is a custom, loathsome to the eyes, hateful to the nose, harmful to the brain, dangerous to the lungs, and in the black fume thereof nearest resembling the black Stygian smoke of the pit that is bottomless. * * * * Were...
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Geographical and statistical

John Macgregor - 1847
...discouraged the flagrant delit of smoking; in vain did James I. assure his subjects that the custom was 'loathsome to the eye, hateful to the nose, harmful...the brain, dangerous to the lungs, and in the black in a potash kettle, set in an arch in such a manner that the edge of the kettle is defended all around...
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Dwight's American Magazine, Volumen3

Theodore Dwight - 1847
...God, should be wilfully corrupted by this stinking smoke. * * It is n custom, loathsome to the eyes, hateful to the nose, harmful to the brain, dangerous to the lungs, and in the black fume thereof nearest resembling the black Stygian smoke of the pit that is bottomless." "Fontana,"...
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The progress of America, Volumen2

John MacGregor - 1847
...again ; going through wiih the same process, in clarifying and draining, as before. " JOEL WOODWOBTH." stinking fume thereof, nearest resembling the horrible Stygian smoke of the pit that is bottomless.' The strong arm of the law opposed it ; the priest and the physician, the moralist and the philanthropist...
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The Mechanic's organ, or, Journal for young men and women [afterw ..., Volumen1

...to education and refinement, this "filthy custome loathsome to the eye, hateful to the nose, harmful to the lungs, and in the black stinking fume thereof nearest resembling the horrible stigian smoke of the pit that is bottomless" as our king James has it, is still countenanced by us....
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