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" There is a local feeling connected with this occasion, too strong to be resisted ; a sort of genius of the place, which inspires and awes us. We feel that we are on the spot where the first scene of our history was laid ; where the hearths and altars... "
The North American Review - Page 23
1822
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The Union Text Book: Containing Selections from the Writings of Daniel ...

Daniel Webster - 1860 - 504 pages
...occasion, too strong to be resisted ; a sort of genius of the place, which inspires and awes us. We feel that we are on the spot where the first scene...with a wilderness, and peopled by roving barbarians. We are here, at the season of the year at which the event took place. The imagination irresistibly...
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The Works of Daniel Webster, Volume 1

Daniel Webster - United States - 1860
...England were first placed; where Christianity, and civilization, and letters made their first lodgement, in a vast extent of country, covered with a wilderness, and peopled by roving hnrbarians. We are here, at the season of the year at which the event took place. The imagination irresistibly...
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A Grammar of the English Language

Samuel Stillman Greene - English language - 1867 - 323 pages
...are, where, whither, whence, wherever, whithersoever, as far as, as long as, farther than. Ex. — We feel that we are on the spot where the first scene of our history was laid. — Webster. (2.) Connectives which denote time: these are, when, while, whilst, as, before, after,...
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Guide Book for the Eastern Coast of New England

Otis Frederick Reed Waite - New England - 1871 - 220 pages
...occasion, too strong to be resisted ; a sort of genius of the place, which inspires and awes us. We feel that we are on the spot where the first scene...Christianity, and civilization, and letters made their first lodgement, in a vast extent of country, covered with a wilderness and peopled by roving barbarians....
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Text-book of Prose: From Burke, Webster, and Bacon : with Notes, and ...

Henry Norman Hudson - Readers - 1876 - 636 pages
...occasion, too strong to be resisted ; a sort of genius of the place, which inspires and awes us. We feel that we are on the spot where the first scene...with a wilderness, and peopled by roving barbarians. We are here at the season of the year at which the event took place. The imagination irresistibly and...
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The Great Speeches and Orations of Daniel Webster: With an Essay on Daniel ...

Daniel Webster, Edwin Percy Whipple - Speeches, addresses, etc - 1879 - 707 pages
...occasion, too strong to be resisted; a sort of genius of the place, which inspires and awes us. We feel that we are on the spot where the first scene...Christianity, and civilization, and letters made their first lodgement, in a vast extent of country, covered with a wilderness, and peopled by roving barbarians....
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The Works of Daniel Webster..., Volume 1

Daniel Webster - 1881
...occasion, too strong to be resisted; a sort of genius uf the place, which inspires and awes us. We feel that we are on the spot where the first scene...New England were first placed; where Christianity, ami civilization, and letters made their first lodgement. ; na vast extent of country, covered with...
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The Wisdom and Eloquence of Daniel Webster

Daniel Webster - Speeches, addresses, etc., American - 1886 - 227 pages
...occasion, too strong to be resisted ; a sort of genius of the place, which inspires and awes us. We feel that we are on the spot where the first scene...with a wilderness, and peopled by roving barbarians. We are here, at the season of the year at which the event took place. The imagination irresistibly...
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Old Plymouth Days and Ways: Handbook of the Historic Festival in Plymouth ...

Plymouth (Mass.). Historic Festival Committee - Plymouth (Mass.) - 1897 - 72 pages
...children, — look, by power oppressed, Beyond the mountains of the West Their children go to die!" E feel that we are on the spot where the first scene...with a wilderness and peopled by roving barbarians. The imagination irresistibly and rapidly draws around us the principal features and the leading characters...
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Library of the World's Best Literature, Ancient and Modern, Volume 38

Charles Dudley Warner - Literature - 1897
...occasion, too strong to be resisted ; a sort of genius of the place, which inspires and awes us. We feel that we are on the spot where the first scene...with a wilderness and peopled by roving barbarians. We are here at the season of the year at which the event took place. The imagination irresistibly and...
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