The European Magazine, and London Review, Volume 32

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Philological Society of London, 1797

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Page 16 - O'er Heaven's clear azure spreads her sacred light, When not a breath disturbs the deep serene, And not a cloud o'ercasts the solemn scene ; Around her throne the vivid planets roll, And stars unnumber'd gild the glowing pole, O'er the dark trees a yellower verdure shed, And tip with silver...
Page 164 - If the local constituent should have an interest, or should form an hasty opinion, evidently opposite to the real good of the rest of the community, the member for that place ought to be as far as any other from any endeavour to give it effect.
Page 96 - I stood near him, and his face — to use the expression of the Scripture of the first martyr — his face was as if it had been the face of an angel. I do not know how others feel ; but if I had stood in that situation, I never would have exchanged it for all that kings in their profusion could bestow.
Page 52 - Such attempts ought to be repelled with a decision which shall convince France and the world that we are not a degraded people, humiliated under a colonial spirit of fear and sense of inferiority, fitted to be the miserable instruments of foreign influence, and regardless of national honor, character, and interest.
Page 12 - The extraordinary circumstances attending her case made me resolve to have her opened ; when it was found that the whole art of medicine could not have prolonged her days, as all the noble parts were attacked, and any one of four internal maladies must have proved mortal. If the news of this event has not yet reached Dublin, break it to my sister as gently as you can. I set out' from this in a few days for St.
Page 45 - That the Governor and Deputy Governor of the Bank did, at various times, reprefent to the Chancellor of the Exchequer the danger to the Bank, from the diminution of its fpecie...
Page 218 - The Lord Mayor, Aldermen, and Common Council, Of the City of London...
Page 51 - ... of government in proportion to their experience of its utility, yielding a ready and general obedience to laws flowing from the reason, and resting on the only solid foundation, the affections of the people.
Page 283 - Sir, I HAVE the p'leafure to acquaint you, for the information of the Lords Commiffioners of the Admiralty...
Page 284 - I made the signal for the squadron to shorten sail, in order to connect them; soon after 1 saw the land between Camperdown and Egmont, about nine miles to leeward of the enemy, and finding there was no time to be lost in making the attack, I made the...

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