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" He has visited all Europe, — not to survey the sumptuousness of palaces, or the stateliness of temples ; not to make accurate measurements of the remains of ancient grandeur, nor to form a scale of the curiosity of modern art ; not to collect medals,... "
The works of ... Edmund Burke - Page 262
by Edmund Burke - 1834
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The Meditations of a Recluse: Chiefly on Religious Subjects

John Brewster - 1802
...is his pride and his glory, " to dive into the " depths of dungeons; to plunge into the " infections of hospitals; to survey the " mansions of sorrow and...pain; to take " the gauge and dimensions of misery, de" pressiou, and contempt; to remember the " forgotten; to attend to the neglected; " to vi$it the...
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Betrachtungen ber das weibliche Geschlecht und dessen Ausbildung ..., Volume 1

Ernst Brandes - 1802
...ebfb (nbigfe, tec anbecec ?0lcnfd)cn am accurate measurements of the remain of antient grandeur, nor to form a scale of the curiosity of modern art; not to collect medals, or to collate manuscripts — but to dive into the depths of dungeons; to plunge into the infections...
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The Works of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke, Volume 3

Edmund Burke - France - 1803
...to form a fcale of the curiofity of modern art ; not to collect medals, or collate manufcripts : — -but to dive into the depths of dungeons ; to plunge into the infection of hofpitals ; to furvey the manfions of forrow and pain ; to take the gage and dimenfions of mifery,...
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Prospect: Or, View of the Moral World, Volume 1

Christianity - 1803
...stateliness of temples, not to rr.rAe accurate measurements of the remains of ancient grandeur, not to form a scale of the curiosity of modern art, not...to survey the mansions of sorrow and pain, to take tha .guage and dimensions of misery, to rememb'er the forgotten, to attend to the neglected, to visit...
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The History and Survey of London and Its Environs from the ..., Volume 4

B. Lambert - London (England) - 1806
...survey the sumptuousness of palaces, or the stateliness cf * Speech at Guildhall, Bristol, 1780, temples; not to make accurate measurements of the...curiosity of modern art ; not to collect medals, or to collate manuscripts; but to dive into the depths of dungeons; to plunge inn the infection of hospitals;...
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Select Speeches, Forensick and Parliamentary: With Prefatory Remarks, Volume 3

Nathaniel Chapman - Great Britain - 1807
...mankind. He has visited all Europe, — not to survey the sumptuousness of palaces, or the stateliness of temples ; not to make accurate measurements of...survey the mansions of sorrow and pain ; to take the gage and dimensions of misery, depression, and contempt ; to remember the forgotten, to attend to the...
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Select Speeches, Forensick and Parliamentary: With Prefatory Remarks, Volume 3

Nathaniel Chapman - Great Britain - 1807
...mankind. He has visited all Europe, — not to survey the sumptuousness of palaces, or the stateliness of temples ; not to make accurate measurements of...survey the mansions of sorrow and pain ; to take the gage and dimensions of misery, depression, and contempt; to remember the forgotten, to attend to the...
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The Works of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke, Volume 2

Edmund Burke - Political science - 1807
...mankind. He has visited all Europe— not to survey the sumptuousness of palaces, or the stateliness of temples; not to make accurate measurements of the...hospitals ; to survey the mansions of sorrow and pain ; t take the gage and dimensions of misery, depression, and contempt ; to remember the forgotten,...
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The Principles of Eloquence: Adapted to the Pulpit and the Bar

Jean Siffrein Maury - Eloquence - 1807 - 275 pages
...visited all Europe — not to,survey the sumptuousness of pa' laces, or the stateliness of temnles ; not to make accurate ' measurements of the remains...hospitals ; to ' survey the mansions of sorrow and pain, and to take the ' gage and dimensions of misery, depression, and contempt ; rr, r* ' -* -• SECTION...
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The Prosaic Garland: Consisting of Upwards of Two-hundred Pieces Selected ...

John Evans - English prose literature - 1807 - 260 pages
...the stateliness of tern, pies : not to make accurate measurements of the remains of ancient grandenr, nor to form a scale of the curiosity of modern art: not to collect menials, or collate maouicripts, but to dive into the depths of dungeons, to plunge into the infection...
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