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" ... description whatever, has come up, in the one instance, to the pure sentiments of morality, or, in the other, to that variety of knowledge, force of imagination, propriety and vivacity of allusion, beauty and elegance of diction, strength and copiousness... "
Memoirs of His Royal Highness the Prince of Wales - Page 111
1808
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Memoirs of the right honourable Edmund Burke; or, An impartial review of his ...

Charles M'Cormick - 1798
...flrength and copioufnefs of flile, pathos and fublimity of conception, to which we have this day liftened with ardour and admiration. From poetry up to eloquence, there is not a fpecies of .compofition of which a complete and perfect fpecimen might not from that fmgle fpeech be...
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The Beauties of the Late Right Hon. Edmund Burke: Selected from the Writings ...

Edmund Burke - English essays - 1798 - 499 pages
...ftrengih and copioufnefs of ftile, pathos and fublimity of conception, to which we, this day, liftened with ardour and admiration. From poetry up to eloquence, there is not a fpecies of compofuion of which a complete and perfect fpecimen might not, from that fingle fpeech,...
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The Historical, biographical, literary, and scientific magazine ..., Volume 2

Robert Bisset - 1800
...variety of knowledge, force of imagination, propriety and vivacity of allusion, beauty and elegance or diction, strength and copiousness of style, pathos...and sublimity of conception, to which we have this tiny listened with ardour and admiration. From poetry up to eloquence,, there is not a species of composition...
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The Life of Edmund Burke: Comprehending and Impartial Account of ..., Volume 2

Robert Bisset - 1800
...knowledge, force of imagination, propriety and vivacity of allusion, beauty and elegance of di6lion, strength and copiousness of style, pathos and sublimity...from that single speech, be culled and collected.' After quoting this encomium, Mr. M'Cormick makes the following observations, which, require animadversion.,...
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The Life of Edmund Burke: Comprehending and Impartial Account of ..., Volume 2

Robert Bisset - 1800
...knowledge, force of imagination, propriety and vivacity of allusion, beauty and elegance of diftion, strength and copiousness of style, pathos and sublimity...eloquence, there is not a species of composition, of whieh a complete and perfe6t specimen might not, from that single speech, be culled and collected/...
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The Port Folio

Philadelphia (Pa.) - 1817
...allusion, beauty and elegance of diction strength and copiousness 'of style, pathos and sublimity eC conception, to which we have this day listened with...specimen might not from that single speech be culled and selected." Mr. Sheridan was the constant advocate of Parliamentary Reform, though without ihe dangerous...
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The British Cicero: Or, A Selection of the Most Admired Speeches ..., Volume 2

Oratory - 1808
...listened with ardor rnd adrniration. From poetry up to eloquence, there is not a species of compnsition of which a complete and perfect specimen might not,...from that single speech, be culled and collected." Next in consequence, ^hd next also in the general opinion of deliquency to Mr. HASTINGS was Sir ELIJAH...
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The American Orator, Or, Elegant Extracts in Prose and Poetry: Comprehending ...

Increase Cooke - American literature - 1811 - 408 pages
...variety of knowledge, force of imagination, propriety andvivacity of allusion, beauty and elegance of diction, strength and copiousness -of style, pathos and sublimity of conception, to which we, this day, listened with ardour and admiration. From poetry up to eloquence, there is not a species...
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Select Reviews of Literature, and Spirit of Foreign Magazines, Volume 8

Enos Bronson - Literature, Modern - 1812
...variety of knowledge, force of imagination, propriety and vivacity of allusion, beauty and elegance of diction, strength and copiousness of style, pathos...from that single speech, be culled and collected." — Mr. Fox said, that "all he had ever heard or read, when compared with it, dwiuled into nothing.'1...
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Biographia Dramatica: pt.1. Authors and Actors: A-H

David Erskine Baker - Dramatists, English - 1812
...city of allusion, beauty and ele^'.gance of diction, strength and i' copiousness .of style, pathos an4 ."sublimity of conception, to " which we have this...poetry up to eloquence, ' there is not a species of compo' sition, of which a complete and ' perfect specimen might not from that single speech be culled...
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