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The Blennerhassett papers: embodying the private journal of Harmon ... - Page 127
by William Harrison Safford - 1861 - 665 pages
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Reports of the Trials of Colonel Aaron Burr: (late Vice President ..., Volume 2

Aaron Burr, Harman Blennerhassett, Israel Smith, David K. Robertson - Burr Conspiracy, 1805-1807 - 1808
...scene; it has become hat and insipid to his taste. His books are abandoned. His retort and crucible are thrown aside. His shrubbery blooms and breathes its...vain; he likes it not. His ear no longer drinks the rich melody of music; it longs for the trumpet's clangor and the cannon's roar. Even the prattle of...
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Reports of the Trials of Colonel Aaron Burr (late Vice President ..., Volume 2

Harman Blennerhassett, Israel Smith, David Robertson - Burr Conspiracy, 1805-1807 - 1808
...retort and crucible are thrown aside. His shrubbery blooms and breathes its fragrance upon the idr in vain; he likes it not. His ear no longer drinks the rich melody of music; it longs for the trumpet's clangor and the cannon's roar. Even the prattle of...
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Travels through Canada, and the United States of North America, in ..., Volume 2

John Lambert - Québec (Province) - 1814
...; it has become flat and insipid to his uu ; his books are abandoned ; his retort and crucible are thrown aside ; his shrubbery blooms and breathes its...vain, he likes it not ; his ear no longer drinks the rich melody of music, it longs for the trumpet's clangor and the cannon's roar : even the prattle of...
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Select American speeches: forensic and parliamentary, with ..., Volume 2

Speeches, addresses, etc., American - 1815
...scene: it has become flat and insipid to his taste: his books are abandoned; his retort and crucible are thrown aside; his shrubbery blooms and breathes its...vain; he likes it not: his ear no longer drinks the rich melody of music; it longs for the trumpet's clangor and the cannon's roar: even the prattle of...
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The Columbian Reader: Comprising a New and Various Selection of Elegant ...

Rodolphus Dickinson - Readers - 1815 - 204 pages
...books are abandoned ; his retort and crucible are thrown aside; his shrubbery GOLUMBIAV READER. 159 blooms and breathes its fragrance upon the air in...vain —he likes it not, his ear no longer drinks the rich melody of music, it longs for the trumpet's clangor and the cannon's roar ; ever? the prattle...
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The American Orator: Comprising a Collection, Principally from American ...

Joshua P. Slack - Oratory - 1815 - 324 pages
...his books are abandoned ; his retort and crucible are thrown aside ; his shrubbery blooms and breaths its fragrance upon the air in vain — he likes it not; his ear no longer drinks the rich melody of music ; it longs for. the trumpet's clangor and the cannon's roar ; even the prattle...
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Letters from Washington, on the Constitution and Laws: With Sketches of Some ...

George Watterston - Statesmen - 1818 - 139 pages
...it has become flat and insipid to his taste ; his books are abandoned ; his retort and crucible are thrown aside; his shrubbery blooms and breathes its...vain ; he likes it not ; his ear no longer drinks the rich melody of music ; it longs for the trumpet's clangor, and the cannon's roar ; even the prattle...
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Eloquence of the United States, Volume 4

Speeches, addresses, etc., American - 1827
...; it has become flat and insipid to his taste. His books are abandoned. His retort and crucible are thrown aside. His shrubbery blooms and breathes its...vain ; he likes it not. His ear no longer drinks the rich melody of music ; it longs for the trumpet's clangor and the cannon's roar. Even the prattle of...
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The Mental Guide: Being a Compend of the First Principles of Metaphysics ...

Readers - 1828 - 384 pages
...it has become flat and insipid to his taste : his books are abandoned ; his retort and crucible are thrown aside ; his shrubbery blooms and breathes its...— he likes it not : his ear no longer drinks the rich melody of musick ; it longs for the trumpet's clangour, and the cannon's roar : even the prattle...
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The Academical Speaker: A Selection of Extracts in Prose and Verse, from ...

Speeches, addresses, etc - 1830 - 321 pages
...; it has become flat and insipid to his taste. His books are abandoned. His retort and crucible are thrown aside. His shrubbery blooms and breathes its...vain ; he likes it not. His ear no longer drinks the rich melody of music ; it longs for the trumpet's clangour and the cannon's roar. Even the prattle...
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