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" So much understanding, so much knowledge, so much innocence, and such humility, I did not think had been the portion of any but angels until I saw this gentleman. "
Biographia Hibernica: A Biographical Dictionary of the Worthies of Ireland ... - Page 90
1821
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An American Biographical and Historical Dictionary: Containing an Account of ...

William Allen - Electronic books - 1832 - 800 pages
...acquaintance in the highest estimation. Bishop Atterbury, after being ntroduced to him, exclaimed,"so much understanding, so much knowledge, so much innocence,...humility I did not think had been the portion of any >ut angels, till I saw this gentleman." It is well known, that bishop Berkeley reected the commonly...
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The American Monthly Magazine, Volume 5; Volume 11

American literature - 1838
...character of high and attractive excellence. The learned Bishop Atterbury said of him : ' So much of understanding, so much knowledge, so much innocence,...not think had been the portion of any but angels, until I saw this gentleman.' Pope, who, as a friend knew him well, described him as possessed of 'every...
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The British Magazine, Volume 25

1844
...praise. Even the discerning, fastidious, and turbulent Atterbury said, after an interview with him, ' So much understanding, so much knowledge, so much...not think had been the portion of any but angels, until I saw this gentleman." " Lord Bathurst told me that the members of the Scriblerus Club being...
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Historical Notices of the Missions of the Church of England in the North ...

Ernest Hawkins - Electronic book - 1845 - 447 pages
...praise. Even the discerning, fastidious, and turbulent Atterbury said, after an interview with him, 'So much understanding, so much knowledge, so much...did not think had been the portion of any but angels until I saw this gentleman.' " Lord Bathurst told me that, the members of the Scriblerus Club being...
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The Eclectic Magazine: Foreign Literature, Volume 4

John Holmes Agnew, Walter Hilliard Bidwell - 1845
...Atterbury, after an interview that he bad solicited, gave his opinion, that ' so mnrh understanding, eo much knowledge, so much innocence, and such humility, I did not think had been the portion of aay but angela, till I saw this genllemnn.' " The accomplishments of this remarkable man were more...
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The Miscellaneous Works of the Right Honourable Sir James Mackintosh: Three ...

Sir James Mackintosh - Ethics - 1846 - 596 pages
...turbulent Atterbury said, after an interview with him, :: So much understanding, so much knowledze, so much innocence, and such humility. I did not think had been the portion of any but angel?, till I saw this gentleman. "t Lord Bathurst told me, that the members of the Scriblerus Club...
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The Works of the Right Reverend George Horne ...: To which are ..., Volume 1

George Horne, William Jones - Theology - 1846
...answer your lordship's expectations?" The bishop, lifting up his hands in astonishment, replied, " So much understanding, so much knowledge, so much innocence, and such humility, 1 did not think had been the portion of any but angels, till I saw this gentleman." The passage is...
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Memoirs of Viscountess Sundon: Mistress of the Robes to Queen ..., Volume 2

Mrs. A. T. Thomson - Great Britain - 1847
...whilst Bishop Atterbury is reported to have said of Berkeley, " So much learning, so much understanding, so much innocence, and such humility, I did not think had been the portion of any but angels, until I knew this gentleman." To Berkeley is attributed that exquisite romance, " Gaudentio di Lucca,"...
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Histry of Rhode Island

Edward Peterson - 1853
...in him a character of high and attractive, excellence. The learned Bishop Atterbury said of him, " So much innocence, and such humility, I did not think had been the portion of any but angels, until I saw this gentleman." Pope, who as & friend knew him well, describes him as possessed of " every...
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Harper's Magazine, Volume 9

American literature - 1854
...of him — " To Berkeley every virtue under heaven ;" and of whom Bishop Atterbury said, " So much r understanding, so much knowledge, so much innocence,...not think had been the portion of any but angels, until I saw this gentleman." And Dr. Blackwell, author of the Court of Augustus : " I scarce remember...
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