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" This, and one other American speech, that of John Brown to the court that tried him, and a part of Kossuth's speech at Birmingham, can only be compared with each other, and with no fourth. "
The Magazine of History with Notes and Queries - Page 67
1917
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THE LINCOLN MEMORIAL:

JOHN GILMARY SHEA LL.D., - 1865
...sense; what foresight; and, on great occasions, what lofty, and more than national, what humane tone ! His brief speech at Gettysburg will not easily be...only be compared with each other, and with no fourth. His occupying the chair of State was a triumph of the good sense of mankind, and of the public conscience....
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The Lincoln Memorial: A Record of the Life, Assassination, and Obsequies of ...

John Gilmary Shea - Electronic book - 1865 - 288 pages
...sense; what foresight; and, on great occasions, what lofty, and more than national, what humane tone ! His brief speech at Gettysburg will not easily be...only be compared with each other, and with no fourth. His occupying the chair of State was a triumph of the good sense of mankind, and of the public conscience....
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Life of Abraham Lincoln: Presenting His Early History, Political Career, and ...

Joseph Hartwell Barrett - Booksellers and bookselling - 1865 - 842 pages
...sense ; what foresight, and on great occasions, what lofty, and more than national, what humane tone! His brief speech at Gettysburg will not easily be surpassed by words on any recorded occasion. * * * * It can not be said there is any exaggeration of his worth. If ever a man was fairly tested,...
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LIFE OF ABRAHAM LINCOLN

JOSEPH H. BARRETT - 1865
...sense ; what foresight, and on great occasions, what lofty, and more than national, what humane tone ! His brief speech at Gettysburg will not easily be surpassed by words on any recorded occasion. * * * ^ It can not be said there is any exaggeration of his worth. If ever a man was fairly tested,...
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Ralph Waldo Emerson: His Life, Writings, and Philosophy

George Willis Cooke - Authors, American - 1881 - 390 pages
...sense ! what foresight ! and, on great occasion, what lofty, and, more than national, what human tone ! His brief speech at Gettysburg will not easily be...words on any recorded occasion. This, and one other recorded American speech, that of John Brown, to the court that tried him, and a part of Kossuth's...
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Emerson's Complete Works, Volume 11

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1883 - 22 pages
...sense ; what foresight ; and, on great occasion, what lofty, and more than national, what humane tone! His brief speech at Gettysburg will not easily be...only be compared with each other, and with no fourth. His occupying the chair of State was a triumph of the good-sense of mankind, and of the public conscience....
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Works, Volume 11

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1883
...sense ; what foresight ; and, on great occasion, what lofty, and more than national, what humane tone! His brief speech at Gettysburg will not easily be...only be compared with each other, and with no fourth. His occupying the chair of State was a triumph of the good-sense of mankind, and of the public conscience....
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Complete Works

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1883
...sense ; what foresight ; and, on great occasion, what lofty, and more than national, what humane tone ! His brief speech at Gettysburg will not easily be...only be compared with each other, and with no fourth. His occupying the chair of State was a triumph of the good-sense of mankind, and of the public conscience....
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Miscellanies

Ralph Waldo Emerson - Slavery - 1884 - 425 pages
...sense ; what foresight ; and, on great occasion, what lofty, and more than national, what humane tone ! His brief speech at Gettysburg will not easily be...only be compared with each other, and with no fourth. His occupying the chair of State was a triumph of the good-sense of mankind, and of the public conscience....
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Lives of Poor Boys who Became Famous

Sarah Knowles Bolton - Biography - 1885 - 367 pages
...by the people, and for the people, shall not perish from the earth." Emerson says of these words, " This, and one other American speech, that of John...Birmingham, can only be compared with each other, and no fourth." The next year, Feb. 29, 1864, the Hero of Vickshurg was called to the Lieutenant-Generalship...
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