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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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An Essay on Genius: Or, The Philosophy of Literature

John Duncan (philosophical writer.) - Genius - 1820 - 118 pages
...mankind. He has visited all Europe— not to survey the Rnmptuousness of palaces, or the stateliness ot temples, not to make accurate measurements of the...remains of ancient grandeur, nor to form a scale of the curio itv of modern art; not to collect medals, or collate mannsciiptfl ; hut to dive into the depth...
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The Plain Englishman [ed. by C. Knight and E.H. Locker]., Volume 1

Charles Knight - 1820
...contemporaries), "visited all Europe — not to survey, toe sumptuousness of palaces, or the stateliness of temples ; not to make accurate measurements of the remains of ancient grandeur, nor in form a scale of the curiosity of modern art ; not to collect medals or collate manuscripts : but...
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An ænigmatical catalogue of books of merit. [With] Key

John Cole - 1821
...mankind. He has visited all Europe, not to survey the sumptuousnegt of p&taces, or the stateliness of temples; not to make accurate measurements of the...manuscripts, but to dive into the depths of dungeons, to pi unge into the infection of hospitals, to survey the mansions of sorrow and pain, to take the gage...
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English Grammar: Adapted to the Different Classes of Learners : with an ...

Lindley Murray - English language - 1821 - 310 pages
...measurements of all the remains of ancient grandeur, or to form a scale of the cutiosity of modern art; nor to collect medals, or collate manuscripts :-"-^but...the infection of hospitals ; -to survey the mansions ol sorrow and pain ; to take the gage and dimensions of misery, depression, and contempt ; to remember...
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The American Baptist Magazine, and Missionary Intelligencer, Volume 3

Baptists - 1821
...mankind. He has visited all Europe — not to survey the samptuousness of palaces, or the slatelioess of temples ; not to make accurate measurements of...nor to form a scale of the curiosity of modern art, nor to collect me-dab, or collate manuscripts ; but to dive into the depths of dungeons ; to plunge...
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The Cottager's monthly visitor, Volume 1

1821
...Mr. Burke. " He visited all Europe— not to survey the sumptuousuess of palaces, or the stateliness of temples ; not to make accurate measurements of...nor to form a scale of the curiosity of modern art; nor to collect models, or collate manuscripts : but to dive into the depths of dungeons ; to plunge...
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Leisure hours; or, Entertaining dialogues

Priscilla Wakefield - Children's stories - 1821
...'" Mr. Howard has visited all Europe, not to survey the sumptuousness of palaces, or the stateliness of temples ; not to make accurate measurements of...grandeur, nor to form a scale of the curiosity of modem art ; not to collect medals, or collate manuscripts : but to dive into the depths of dungeons;...
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English Grammar: Adapted to the Different Classes of Learners : with an ...

Lindley Murray - English language - 1821 - 339 pages
...of the curiosity of modern art ; nor to collect medals, or collate manuscripts : — but to dive mto the depths of dungeons ; to plunge into the infection...hospitals ; to survey the mansions of sorrow and pain ; to lake the gage and dimensions of misery, depression, and contempt ; to remember the forgotten, to attend...
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The Wesleyan-Methodist Magazine

Arminianism - 1849
...mankind. He has visited all Europe — not to survey the sumptuousness of palaces, or the stateliness of temples ; not to make accurate measurements of...curiosity of modern art ; not to collect medals or to collate manuscripts : but, to dive into the depths of dungeons ; to plunge into the infection of...
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The Wesleyan-Methodist Magazine, Volume 42

Arminianism - 1819
...who, in the language of his elegant eulogist, " visited Europe In dive into the depth of dun geons, to plunge into the infection of hospitals, to survey the mansions of sorrow and pain, to take the guage and dimensions of misery, depression, and contempt ; to remember the forgotten, attend to the...
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