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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... "
Lives of illustrious ... Irishmen, ed. by J. Wills - Page 293
by Irishman - 1844
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The Monuments and Genii of St.Paul's and Westminster Abbey: Comprising Naval ...

George Lewis Smyth - 1826 - 959 pages
...introduced into a speech delivered at the election of Bristol, for 1780, and ran thus : — " I cannot name this gentleman without remarking that his labours...accurate measurements of the remains of ancient grandeur, or to form a scale of the curiosities of modern art ; not to collect me. dais, or collate manuscripts;...
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The monuments and genii of st. Paul's cathedral and of Westminster abbey

George Lewis Smyth - 1826
...introduced into a speech delivered at the election of Bristol, for 1780, and ran thus:—" I cannot name this gentleman without remarking that his labours...the eyes and hearts of mankind. He has visited all Europe—not to survey the sumptuousness of palaces, or the stateliness of temples; not to make accurate...
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English Grammar

Lindley Murray - 1827
...eulogium of the philanthropic Howard, " He has visited all Europe, — not to survey the sump* tuousness of palaces, or the stateliness of temples ; not to make accurate measurements of the remain* of ancient grandeur, nor to form a seal? of the curiosity of modern arts ; nor to collect medals,...
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Elements of Intellectual Philosophy: Designed as a Textbook

Thomas Cogswell Upham - Intellect - 1827 - 504 pages
...figure, and shows to what good purpose it may be applied on suitable occasions by persons of genius. — "He has visited all Europe, — not to survey the sumptuousness of palaces, or the statelincss of temples ; not to make accurate measurements of the remains of ancient grandeur, nor...
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The Beauties of Burke: Consisting of Selections from His Works

Edmund Burke - Great Britain - 1828 - 160 pages
...susceptible of infinite modifications, and of combinations wholly new and unlocked for. HOWARD. I cannot name this gentleman without remarking that his labours...accurate measurements of the remains of ancient grandeur ; not to form a scale of the curiosity of modern art ; not to collect medals, or collate manuscripts...
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Historical Religious Events

John Warner Barber - Church history - 1828 - 148 pages
...Howard's character is well drawn by the celebrated Mr. Burke, who speaking of him, says, " I cannot name this gentleman without remarking that his labours...Europe, not to survey the sumptuousness of palaces, nor the stateliness of temples ; not to make accurate measurement of the remains of ancient grandeur,...
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Elements of Intellectual Philosophy: Designed as a Text-book

Thomas Cogswell Upham - Imprints (Publishers' and printers' statements) - 1828 - 576 pages
...iod shows to what good purpose it may be applied on suitable occasions by persons of genius. — " He has visited all Europe, — not to survey the sumptuousness...accurate measurements of the remains of ancient grandeur, not to form a scale of the curiosity of modern arts, nor to collect meda/s or collate manuscripts;...
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I. The Claims of Sir Philip Francis, K. B., to the Authorship of Junius's ...

Edmund Henry Barker - Authorship - 1828 - 504 pages
...heart, and at length we are by successive steps ' lost in wonder, love, and praise : ' — " 1 cannot name this gentleman without remarking that his labours...writings have done much to open the eyes and hearts I dresses, in which character the nature of constitutions is forgotten in that of millinery, — are...
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An Essay on Elocution: With Elucidatory Passages from Various Authors

John Hanbury Dwyer - Elocution - 1828 - 298 pages
...cannot name this gentleman, without remarking, tiial '.siif labours, and writings, have done muchtp open the eyes and hearts of mankind. He has visited all Europe — not (o survey the sumptuousness of palaces, or the stateliness ct' temples ; not to make accurate measurements...
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The Christian's sketch book

Jabez Burns - 1829 - 352 pages
...Bristol, Mr. Burke drew his character in the following elegant and well-merited eulogium : " I cannot name this gentleman without remarking that his labours...Europe, not to survey the sumptuousness of palaces, nor the stateliness of temples; not to make accurate measurements of the remains of ancient grandeur,...
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