Friedrich Schiller

Marbach, Württemberg
Friedrich Schiller
Marbach, Württemberg
Thursday, January 1, 2004

The Veiled Statue At Sais Comments

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A youth, impelled by a burning thirst for knowledge
To roam to Sais, in fair Egypt's land,
The priesthood's secret learning to explore,
Had passed through many a grade with eager haste,

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Barb Brutsch 03 June 2017
The story of the youth and the statue's veil is referred to in Moby Dick, chapter 76/
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Barb Brutsch 03 June 2017
This is referred to in Moby Dick, chapter 76.
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