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" I cannot refrain from adding that the collection of tracts, which we call, from their excellence, the Scriptures, contain, independently of a divine origin, more true sublimity, more exquisite beauty, purer morality, more important history, and finer... "
The Impending Conflict Between Romanism and Protestantism in the United States - Page 125
by J. J. Smith - 1871 - 288 pages
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Remarks on revelation & infidelity, speeches delivered in a literary society ...

A. M - 1797
...divine origin, more true sublimity, more exquisite beauty, purer morality, more important history, and finer strains both of poetry and eloquence, than...that were ever composed in any age, or in any idiom. The two parts, of which the scriptures consist, are connected by a chain of compositions, which bear...
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Asiatick Researches: Or, Transactions of the Society Instituted in ..., Volume 4

Asia - 1798
...divine origin, more true sublimity, " more exquisite beauty, purer moralily, more im" portant history, and finer strains both of poetry and " eloquence,...same ' ' compass from all other books, that were ever com" posed in any age, or in any idiom . The two " parts, of which the scriptures consist, are con"...
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Self-improvement [abridged from 'The student's guide', by J. Todd].

John Todd - 1799
...Divine origin, more true sublimity, more exquisite beauty, purer morality, more important history, and finer strains both of poetry and eloquence, than...that were ever composed in any age or in any idiom. The two parts of which the Scriptures consist, are connected by a chain of compositions, which bear...
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The Bible in many tongues

Bible - 1799
...morality, more important history, and finer strains, both of poetry and eloquence, than can be collected from all other books that were ever composed in any age or in any idiom." As Mrs. Hemans lay on her death-bed, she repeated whole chapters of Isaiah with rejoicing lips ; and...
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Mentor; or, the Moral Conductor of Youth from the Academy to Manhood ...

David Morrice - Moral education - 1801 - 286 pages
...divine origin, more true sublimity, more exquisite beauty, purer morality, more important history, and finer strains both of poetry and eloquence, than...that were ever composed in any age, or in any idiom." SIR WILLIAM JONES, in his Asiatic Researches. ,• Armed with this shield, far more invulnerable than...
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The Christian Observer, Volume 11

Religion - 1813
...divine original, more true sublimity, more exquisite beauty, purer morality, more important history, and finer strains both of poetry and eloquence, than...the same compass from all other books that were ever • Tacit. Hist. lib. v. 5. t Anniversary Discourse. made by Mr. D'Oyly to specific charges of Sir...
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An Essay on the Best Means of Civilising the Subjects of the British Empire ...

John Mitchell - British - 1805 - 242 pages
...purer morality, more important history, and finer strains both of poetry and of eloquence, than can be collected within the same compass from all other...that were ever composed in any age or in any idiom -\-." Ritual. Incomparable in her intellectual information, Christianity, as an institute of worship,...
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The New Annual Register, Or General Repository of History, Politics, and ...

English poetry - 1805
...important history, ' and finer strains both ol poetry 4 and eloquence, than could be col-. * lected within the same compass '* from all other books, that were ' ever composed in any age, or in " ' any itfom. The two parts, of '.vvhichthe scriptures consist, are '.connected by a chiiri o't compo-. *...
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The History of Egypt: From the Earliest Accounts of that Country ..., Volume 1

James Wilson - Egypt - 1805
...both of poetry * and eloquence, than could be collect' ed, within the same compass, from all ' the books that were ever composed, ' in any age or in any idiom. The two ' parts of which the scriptures consist ' are connected by a chain of composi' form, or stile,...
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Asiatic researches; or, Transactions of the Society, instituted in Bengal ...

Asiatic Society of Bengal - Archaeology - 1807
...divine origin, more true sublimity, " more exquisite beauty, purer morality, more im" portant history, and finer strains both of poetry and " eloquence,...same " compass from all other books that were ever com^ " posed in any age, or in any idiom. The two " parts, of which the scriptures consist, are connected...
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