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  • The one was a conquest by a people whose tongue and institutions were still palpably akin to those of the English.
  • The other was a conquest by a people whose tongue and institutions were palpably different from those of the English.
  • In preparing lead plaster by boiling olive oil with oxide of lead and a little water - a process palpably analogous to that of the soap-boilerhe obtained a sweet substance which, called by himself " Olsiiss " (" principium dulce oleorum "), is now known as " glycerin."
  • So, too, the blue-and-white porcelain of Hirado, though assisted by exceptional tenderness of sous-pdte color, by milk-white glaze, by great beauty of decorative design, and often by an admirable use of the modelling or graving tool, represents a ceramic achievement palpably below the soft paste kai-pien-yao of King-te-chen.
  • Why he submitted to a discipline palpably unsuited to his fiery spirit we cannot tell.

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