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" Our words flow from us in a smooth continued stream, without those strainings of the voice, motions of the body, and majesty of the hand, which are so much celebrated in the orators of Greece and Rome. We can talk of life and death in cold blood, and... "
The art of speaking [by J. Burgh, ed. by S. Whyte]. - Page 44
by James Burgh - 1792 - 373 pages
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The Spectator, Volume 6

1729
...the beft Sermons in the World. We meet with the fame fpeaking Statues at our Bars, and in all publick Places of Debate. Our Words flow from us in a fmooth continued Stream, without thofe Strainings of the Voice, Motions of the Body, and Majefty of the Hand, which...
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The Spectator, Volume 6

1767
...preachers Band ftock ftill in the pulpit, and will not fo much as move a finger to fet off the beft fermons in the world. We meet with the fame fpeaking...debate. Our words flow from us in a fmooth continued ftieam, without thofe (trainings of the voice, motions of the body, and majefty of the hand, which...
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The Spectator, Volume 6

1778
...preachers fland ftock-ftill irr the pulpit, and will not fo much as move a finger to fet off the beft fermons in the world. We meet with the fame fpeaking...public places of debate. Our words flow from us in a finooth continued ftream, without thofe ftrainings of the voice, 'motions of the body, and majefty...
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Lessons in Elocution, Or, A Selection of Pieces in Prose and Verse: For the ...

William Scott - Elocution - 1789 - 398 pages
...preachers fland ftock-ftill in the pulpit, and will not fo much as move a fmger to fet off the beft fermons in the world. We meet with the fame fpeaking...from us in a fmooth continued ftream, without thofe ftrainings of the voice, motions of the body, and majefty of the hand, which are fo much celebrated...
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Select British Classics, Volume 16

English literature - 1803
...much as move a finger to set off the best sermons in the world. We meet with the same speaking statues at our bars, and in all public places of debate. Our words flow from us in a smooth continued stream, without those strainings of the voice, motions of the body, and majesty of...
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The Art of Speaking: Containing. An Essay, in which are Given Rules for ...

James Burgh - 1804 - 291 pages
...much as move a finger to set off the best sermons in the world. We meet with the same speaking statues at our bars, and in all public places of debate. Our, words flow from us in a smooth continued stream, without those strainings of the -voice, motions of the body, and majesty of...
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The works of ... Joseph Addison, collected by mr. Tickell

Joseph Addison - 1804
...much as move a finger to set off the best sermons in the world. We meet with the same speaking statues at our bars, and in all public places of debate. Our words flow from us in a smooth continued stream, without those strainings of the voice, motions of the body, and majesty of...
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Chironomia; or, A treatise on rhetorical delivery

Gilbert Austin - 1806
...as move a finger, to set off the best sermons in the world. " We meet with the same speaking statues at our bars, and in all " public places of debate. Our words flow from us in a smooth " continued stream, without those strainings of the voice, motions " of the body, and majesty...
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Lessons in Elocution, Or, A Selection of Pieces in Prose and Verse: For the ...

William Scott - Elocution - 1814 - 407 pages
...much at move a finger to set off the best sermons in the world. We meet with the same speaking statues at our bars, and in all public places of debate. Our words flow from us in a smooth continued stream, without those strainings of the voice, motions of the bodv, and majesty of...
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The beauties of The Spectator 2nd ed., revised and enlarged with The vision ...

Spectator The - 1816
...as move a finger to set off the best sermons in the world. \Ve meet with the same speaking statues at our bars , and in all public places of debate. Our words flow from us in a smooth continued stream , without those strainings of the voice, motions of the body , and majesty...
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