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" LETTERS written from the heart and on real occasions, though not always decorated with the flowers of eloquence, must be far more useful and interesting than the studied paragraphs of Pliny, or the pompous declamations of Balsac ; as they contain just... "
London Magazine: Or, Gentleman's Monthly Intelligencer... - Page 175
1756
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The Adventurer, Volume 3

1793
...though not always decorated with the flowers of eloquence, muft be far more ufeful and interefting than the ftudied paragraphs of Pliny, or the pompous...manners, and are the genuine .emanations of nature. Of this kind I fhall felect a few from the heap I have received from my correfpondents, each of which...
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The British essayists; with prefaces by A. Chalmers

British essayists - 1802
...interesting than the studied paragraphs of Pliny, or the pompous declamations of Balsac; as they contain just pictures of life and manners, and are the genuine emanations of nature. Of this kind I shall select a few from the heap I have received from my correspondents, each of which...
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The Universal Magazine, Volume 1

1804
...though not nlways decorated with the flowers of eloquence, rauft be far more ufeful and interefting than the ftudied paragraphs of Pliny, or the pompous declamations of Balfac ; as they contain jtift pietures of life and manners, and are the genuine -emanations of nature." It is very certain...
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The British Essayists: To which are Prefixed Prefaces ..., Volume 34

James Ferguson (advocate.) - English essays - 1819
...than the studied paragraphs of Pliny, or the pompous declamations of Balsac ; as they contain just pictures of life and manners, and are the genuine emanations of nature. Of this kind I shall select a few from the heap I have received from my correspondents, each of which...
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The Adventurer, Volume 2

1823
...than the studied paragraphs of Pliny, or the pompous declamations of Balsac ; as they contain just pictures of life and manners, and are the genuine emanations of nature. Of this kind I shall select a few from the heap I have received from my correspondents, each of which...
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The British Essayists: Adventurer

Lionel Thomas Berguer - English essays - 1823
...interesting than the studied paragraphs of Pliny, or the pompous declamations of Balsac; as they contain just pictures of life and manners, and are the genuine emanations of nature. Of this kind I shall select a few from the heap I have received from my correspondents, each of which...
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