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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 Bristol memorialist

Arts - 1823
...citizens of Bristol in the Guildhall, " not to survey the sumptuousness of palaces, nor the stateliness of temples ; not to make accurate measurements of...remains of ancient grandeur, nor to form a scale of the curiosities of modern art ; not to collect medals, nor to collate manuscripts ; but to dive into the...
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The American First Class Book, Or, Exercises in Reading and Recitation, Book 4

John Pierpont - Recitations - 1823 - 480 pages
...make accurate measurements of the remains of ancient grandeur ; not to form a scale of the curiosities of modern art ; not to collect medals or collate manuscripts, but to dive into the depth of dungeons ; to plunge into the infection of hospitals ; to survey the mansions of sorrow and...
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Memoir of the life and character of ... Edmund Burke; with specimens of his ...

Sir James Prior - 1824
...visited all Europe — not to survey the sumptuousness of palaces, or the stateliness of tem, pies ; not to make accurate measurements of the remains of...grandeur, nor to form a scale of the curiosity of modern arts ; not to collect medals or collate manuscripts, but to dive into the depths of dungeons ; to plunge...
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Venice Under The Yoke Of France And Of Austria: With Memoirs Of ..., Volume 2

Catherine Hyde marquise de Govion Broglio Solari - Italy - 1824
...palaces, or the stateliness of temples ; not to make accurate measurements of the remains 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 of...
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English Grammar, Adapted to the Different Classes of Learners: With an ...

Lindley Murray - English language - 1825 - 264 pages
...curiosity of modern arts ; nor to collect medals, or collate manuscripts : — but to dive into tin, depths of dungeons ; to plunge into the infection...survey the mansions of sorrow and pain ; to take the gage Ľnd dimensions of misery, depression, and contempt ; to reforsaken, and compare and collate the...
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First flowers, by a literary amateur

First flowers - 1825 - 271 pages
...that of Burke. ' He \isited 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 curiosities of modern art ; not to collect medals, or collate manuscripts; — but to dive into the...
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The Christian observer [afterw.] The Christian observer and advocate, Volume 24

1825
...most migratory men from their spheres, but, as the just and oftquoted eulogy of Burke defines it, " to dive into the depths of dungeons, to plunge into the infection of hospitals, to take the gauge and dimensions of misery, to remember the forgotten, and attend to the neglected;" but...
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The Monuments and Genii of St.Paul's and Westminster Abbey: Comprising Naval ...

George Lewis Smyth - 1826 - 959 pages
...of ancient grandeur, or to form a scale of the curiosities of modern art ; not to collect me. dais, or collate manuscripts; — but to dive into the depths...and contempt; to remember the forgotten, to attend the neglected, to visit the forsaken ; to collate and compare the distresses of all men, in all countries,...
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The monuments and genii of st. Paul's cathedral and of Westminster abbey

George Lewis Smyth - London (England) - 1826
...form a scale of the curiosities of modern art; not to collect medals, or collate manuscripts;—but to dive into the depths of dungeons, to plunge into...and contempt; to remember the forgotten, to attend the neglected, to visit the forsaken; to collate and compare the distresses of all men, in all countries,...
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The Percy Anecdotes: Original and Select, Volume 1

Reuben Percy - Anecdotes - 1826
...man who traversed foreign countries, 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 manuscripts ; but to dive into the depths of dungeons ; to plunge in the infection of hospitals ; to...
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