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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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A Practical System of Rhetoric: Or, The Principles and Rules of Style ...

Samuel Phillips Newman - English language - 1829 - 252 pages
...admiration. Burke has given the following biographical notice of Howard, the celebrated philanthropist. " 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 art ; not to collect medals, or collate manuscripts...
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Encyclopędia Americana, ed. by F. Lieber assisted by E. Wigglesworth (and T ...

Encyclopaedia Americana - 1831
...not be omitted : " I cannot," said the orator, "name this gentleman without remarking that his labors and writings have done much to open the eyes and hearts...not to survey the sumptuousness of palaces, or the statelmess of temples ; not to make accurate measurements of the remains of ancient grandeur, nor to...
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Encyclopędia Americana: A Popular Dictionary of Arts, Sciences ..., Volume 6

Francis Lieber - Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1831
...not be omitted : " I cannot," said the orator, "name this gentleman without remarking that his labors and writings have done much to open the eyes and hearts...mankind. He has visited all Europe, not to survey the sumptiiousness of palaces, or the stateliness of temples ; not to make accurate measurements of 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
...not be omitted : " I cannot," said the orator, "name this gentleman without remarking that his labors and writings have done much to open the eyes and hearts of mankind. Pie has visited all Europe, not to survey the sumptuousness of palaces, or the stateliness of temples...
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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
...EXAMPLES. If YOU regulate your desires accordingto THE STANDARD of nature, you will never be poor. HE has visited all Europe-, not to survey THE SUMPTUOUSNESS...temples-, not to make ACCURATE MEASUREMENTS of the remains [REMAINS] of ancient grandeur, nor to form A SCALE of the curiosity [CURIOSITY] of modern art-, nor...
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Blackwood's Magazine, Volume 34

England - 1833
...efforts of his own for the relief of small debtors, he drew the famous sketch of Howard. " 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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Blackwood's Magazine, Volume 34

England - 1833
...efforts of bis own for the relief of small debtors, he drew the famous sketch of Howard. " 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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A General Biographical Dictionary, Volume 2

John Gorton - 1833
...Bristol, previously to the election, in 17BO, must not he omuted : " 1 cannot," said the orator, " name this gentleman without remarking that his labours...mankind. He has visited" all Europe — not to survey the sumpumisni'ss of palaces, or the stateliness of temples ; not to make accurate measurements of the...
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The works of ... Edmund Burke, Volume 1

Edmund Burke - 1834
...grace passed, yet by Mr. Howard's last account, there were near three thousand again in jail. I cannot name this gentleman without remarking that his labours...not to survey the sumptuousness of palaces, or the statcliness of temples ; not to make accurate measurements of the remains of ancient grandeur, nor...
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The Works of Edmund Burke, Volume 1

Edmund Burke - Great Britain - 1834
...grace passed, yet by Mr. Howard's last account, there were near three thousand again in jail. I cannot ys " much larger quantity disposed in another manner....eyes a colonnade of uniform pillare planted in a r sumptuousncss of palaces, or the fltatcliness of temples ; not to make accurate measurements of the...
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