Corypha [Gr. kopvph, tip, Ap a genus of tropical fan-leaved palms, one of which, the Corypha umbraculifera, or talipot palm, grows in ... of AEsculapius, and was the native place of Hippocrates, Apelles the great painter, and Ariston the philosopher. Pop. ... Nov.30, 1594; educated at Cambridge; by command of Charles I. prepared a manual of Private Devotions (1627); ... This was the system of Epicurus and most of the ancient philosophers and poets, who imagined the world either to beanbsp;...
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