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" But here description must ever fall short ; for no imagination has dared to form an idea of so glorious and so magnificent a scene. — Neither is there on the surface of this globe, any one point that unites so many awful and sublime objects. — The... "
A General Collection of Voyages and Travels: From the Discovery of America ... - Page 22
by William Fordyce Mavor - 1809
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The Flowers of Modern Travels: Being Elegant, Entertaining and ..., Volume 1

John Adams - Voyages and travels - 1816
...most wonderful and most sublime sight in nature. But here description must ever fall short ; for ne imagination has dared to form an idea of so glorious...magnificent a scene. Neither is there, on the ' surface of this globe, any one point that unites so many awful and sublime objects. — The immense elevation...
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A Tour Through Sicily and Malta: In a Series of Letters to William Beckford ...

Patrick Brydone - Malta - 1817 - 280 pages
...most wonderful and most sublime sight in nature. But here description must ever fall short ; for no imagination has dared to form an idea of 'so glorious...magnificent a scene. Neither is there on the surface of this globe any one point that unites so many awful and sublime objects. — The immense elevation from...
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The Mirror of Literature, Amusement, and Instruction, Volume 1

Reuben Percy, John Timbs - 1823
...says Brydone, description must ever fall short ; for no imagination has dared to form an idea of M glorious and so magnificent a scene. Neither is there on the surface of this globe any one point that unites so many awf-il and sublime objects. The immense elevation from...
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The Mirror of literature, amusement, and instruction [ed. by T. Byerley ...

Thomas Byerley - 1823
...says Brydone, description must ever fall short ; for no imagination has dared to form an idea of sp glorious and so magnificent a scene Neither is there on the surface of this glohe any one point that unites so maлy awful and sublime objects. The immense elevation from...
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New Elegant Extracts: A Unique Selection ... from the Most Eminent Prose and ...

Richard Alfred Davenport - English literature - 1827
...most wonderful and most sublime sight in nature. But here description must ever fall short; for no imagination has dared to form an idea of so glorious...magnificent a scene. Neither is there on the surface of this globe any one point that unites so many awful and sublime objects. The immense elevation from...
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New elegant extracts: a unique selection, moral ..., Volume 3, Parts 5-6

Richard Alfred Davenport - Conduct of life - 1827
...most wonderful and most sublime sight in nature. But here description must ever fall short; for no imagination has dared to form an idea of so glorious...magnificent a scene. Neither is there on the surface of this globe any one point that unites so many awful and sublime objects. The immense elevation from...
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New elegant extracts; a selection from the most eminent prose and epistolary ...

New elegant extracts - 1827
...most wonderful and most sublime sight in nature. But here description must ever fall short; for no imagination has dared to form an idea of so glorious...magnificent a scene. Neither is there on the surface of this globe any one point that unites so many awful and sublime objects. The immense elevation from...
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The New Jerusalem magazine and theological inspector

1828
...DESCRIPTION OF SCD-RISE AT MOUNT ETNA. But here, (says Brydone,) deseription must ever fall short ; for no imagination has dared to form an idea of so glorious...magnificent a scene. Neither is there on the surface of this globe any one point that unites so many awful and sublime objects. The immense elevation from...
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An Essay on Elocution: With Elucidatory Passages from Various Authors

J[ohn] H[anbury]. Dwyer - Elocution - 1828 - 298 pages
...the most wonderful and sublime sight in nature. But here description must ever fall short ; for no imagination has dared to form an idea of so glorious...magnificent a scene. — Neither is there on the surface of this globe, any one point that unites so many awful and sublime objects. — The immense elevation...
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A System of Geography, Popular and Scientific: Or A Physical ..., Volume 2

James Bell - Geography - 1832
...once upon the astonished eye. " But here," says Brydone, " description must ever fall short ; for no imagination has dared to form an idea of so glorious...magnificent a scene. Neither is there, on the surface of this globe, any onе point that unites so many awful and sublime objects. The immense elevation frоrn...
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