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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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Historical Religious Events: Illustrated by Forty-six Copper Plate ...

John Warner Barber - Church history - 1828 - 148 pages
...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 depths of dungeons, to plunge into the infections of hospitals ; to survey the mansions of sorrow and pain ; to take gauge and dimensions...
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A Practical System of Rhetoric: Or, The Principles and Rules of Style ...

Samuel Phillips Newman - English language - 1829 - 252 pages
...stateliness of temples ; not to make accurate measurements of the remains of ancient grandeur ; not to form a scale of the curiosity of modern art ; not...survey the mansions of sorrow and pain ; to take the guage and dimensions of misery, depression and contempt ; to remember the forgotten, to attend to the...
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The London encyclopaedia, or, Universal dictionary of ..., Part 2, Volume 11

Thomas Curtis (of Grove house sch, Islington)
...all Europe and the East, •not 10 survey the sumpluousness of palaces, ri HOW 439 the stateliness of temples : not to make accurate measurements of...curiosity of modern art ; not to collect medals, or to collate MSS. ; but to dive into the depth of dungeons; to plunge into the infection of hospitals...
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The Christian's sketch book

Jabez Burns - 1829 - 352 pages
...mankind. He has visited all Europe, not to survey the sumptuousness of palaces, nor 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, nor to collate manuscripts; but to dive into the...
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Encyclopędia Americana: A Popular Dictionary of Arts, Sciences ..., Volume 6

Francis Lieber, Edward Wigglesworth - Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1831
...mankind. He has visited all Europe, not to survey the sumptiiousness of palaces, or the stateliness of temples ; not to make accurate measurements of...sorrow and pain ; to take the gauge and dimensions of miscry, depression and contempt ; to remember the forgotten, to attend to the neglected, to visit the...
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Encyclopaedia Americana: A Popular Dictionary of Arts, Sciences ..., Volume 6

Francis Lieber, Edward Wigglesworth, Thomas Gamaliel Bradford - Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1831
...mankind. Pie has visited all Europe, not to survey the sumptuousness of palaces, or the stateliness of temples ; not to make accurate measurements of...sorrow and pain ; to take the gauge and dimensions of miscry, depression and contempt ; to remember the forgotten, to attend to the neglected, to visit the...
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Researches in Greece and the Levant

John Hartley - Greece - 1831 - 388 pages
...Men have gone abroad, like Howard, " not to survey the sumptuousness of palaces, or the stateliness of temples — not to make accurate measurements of...to collect medals, or collate manuscripts ; " but with objects higher than these, and higher even than those of Howard. Their aim is, to do good, not...
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Anecdotes, Religious, Moral, and Entertaining

Charles Buck - Anecdotes - 1831
...he visited all Europe (and the East) 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 depth of dungeons ; to plunge into the mfection of hospitals...
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Researches in Greece and the Levant

John Hartley - Greece - 1831 - 388 pages
...abroad, like Howard, " 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, or collate manuscripts;" but with objects higher than these, and higher...
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English Grammar Adapted to the Different Classes of Learners: With an ...

Lindley Murray - 1832
...Howard. " 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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