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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 philosophic alphabet, with an explanation of its principles; to which is ...

George Edmonds (of Birmingham.) - English language - 1832 - 96 pages
...grandeur, nor to form A SCALE of the curiosity [CURIOSITY] of modern art-, nor to collect medals or manuscripts-, but to dive into THE DEPTHS of dungeons-,...pain-, to take THE GAUGE AND DIMENSIONS of misery, dependence, and contempt-, to remember the forgotten, to attend to the neglected-, to visit the forsaken,...
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English Grammar, Adapted to the Different Classes of Learners

Lindley Murray - 1832
...form a scale of the curiosity of modern arts ; nor to collect medals, ot collate manuscripts : — hut to dive into the depths of dungeons to plunge into...survey the mansions of sorrow and pain ; to take the gage and dimensions of misery, depression, and contempt ; to rememher the forgotten, to attend to the...
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The Book of Days: A Miscellany of Popular Antiquities in ..., Volume 2

Robert Chambers - Anecdotes - 1832
...faithfulness : ' Ho has visited all Europe — not to survey the sumptuousness of palaces, or 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 or to collate manuscripts ; but, to dive into the...
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John Howard

Mrs. John Farrar - 1833 - 274 pages
...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...
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Blackwood's Magazine, Volume 34

England - 1833
...mankind. He has visited all Europe ; not to survey the sumptuousness of palaces, nor the stateliness of temples ; not to make accurate measurements of...grandeur, nor to form a scale of the curiosity of modern arts ; not to collect or collate manuscripts; but to dive into the depths of dungeons, to plunge into...
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Amos Huntingdon

Theodore Percival Wilson - Aunts - 1881 - 422 pages
...: — " ' He has visited all Europe, not to survey the sumptuousness of palaces, or the stateliness of temples ; not to make accurate measurements of...remains of ancient grandeur, nor to form a scale of the curiosities of ancient art ; not to collect medals, nor to collate manuscripts: but to dive into the...
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Great Movements and Those who Achieved Them

Henry James Nicoll - Electronic books - 1881 - 456 pages
...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...remains of ancient grandeur, nor to form a scale of the curiosities of modern art ; nor to collect medals or collate manuscripts ; but to dive into the depth...
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Fifty Celebrated Men: Their Lives and Trials, and the Deeds that Made Them ...

Fifty celebrated men - Biography - 1881 - 311 pages
...grandeur, nor to form a scale of the curiosities of modern art, nor to collect medals, nor to collect manuscripts ; but to dive into the depths of dungeons...plunge into the infection of hospitals ; to survey tho mansions of sorrow and of pain ; to take the guage and dimensions of misery, depression, and contempt...
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Great Movements, and Those who Achieved Them, Volume 20

Henry James Nicoll - Great Britain - 1882 - 487 pages
...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...remains of ancient grandeur, nor to form a scale of the curiosities of modern art ; nor to collect medals or collate manuscripts ; but to dive into the depth...
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The rev. Gervase Smith: a memorial volume. Ed. by A.O. Smith

Alfred Owen Smith - 1882
...of Burke. Howard " visited all Europe, not to survey the sumptuousness of palaces or 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 or to collate MSS. ; but to dive into the depths...
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