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The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire - Page 102
by Edward Gibbon, Rev. Henry Hart Milman - 1899
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The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire, Volume 6

Edward Gibbon - Byzantine Empire - 1805
...affections of a public or private audience. They applauded his commanding presence, his majestic aspect, his piercing eye, his gracious smile, his flowing beard,...condescension and affability to the poorest citizens of Mecca: the frankness of his manner concealed the artifice of his views; and the habits of courtesy were imputed...
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Universal history, ancient and modern: from the earliest records ..., Volume 10

William Fordyce Mavor - World history - 1804
...piercing eye, his gracious smile, his flowing beard, his countenance, that painted every sensation of his soul, and his gestures that enforced each expression...grave and ceremonious politeness of his country ; his attention to the rich was dignified by his condescension to the poorest citizens of Mecca : the frankness...
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The history of the decline and fall of the Roman empire, Volume 9

Edward Gibbon - Byzantine Empire - 1806
...beard, his countenance that painted every CHAP. sensation of the soul, and his gestures that enforced L. each expression of the tongue. In the familiar offices...condescension and affability to the poorest citizens of Mecca; the frankness of his manner concealed the artifice of his views; and the habits ' of courtesy were...
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The history of the decline and fall of the Roman Empire, Volume 9

Edward Gibbon - Byzantine Empire - 1806
...and his gestures that enforced L. each expression of the tongue. In the familiar of- '"" v * fices of life he scrupulously adhered to the grave and ceremonious...condescension and affability to the poorest citizens of Mecca; the frankness of his manner concealed the artifice of his views; and the habits of courtesy were imputed...
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A dissertation on prophecies, that have been fulfilled, are now fulfilling ...

George Stanley Faber - Bible - 1808
...distinguished for his commanding presence, his majestic aspect, hii piercing eye, his gracious smile, his countenance that painted every sensation of the...gestures that enforced each expression of the tongue To this objection the answer is sufficiently obvious. Daniel is not describing the aiftcl of a...
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A Dissertation on the Prophecies, that Have Been Fulfilled, are ..., Volume 1

George Stanley Faber - Bible - 1808
...distinguished for his commanding presence, his majestic aspect, his piercing eye, his gracious smile, his countenance that painted every sensation of the...gestures that enforced each expression of the tongue To this objection the answer is sufficiently obvious. Daniel is not describing the aspect of a...
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The History of the Waldenses: Connected with a Sketch of the ..., Volume 1

William Jones - Albigenses - 1816
...side the affections of his audience, who applauded his commanding presence, his majestic aspect, his piercing eye, his gracious smile, his flowing beard,...condescension and affability to the poorest citizens of Mecca. His memory was capacious and retentive, his wit easy and social, his imagination sublime, his judgment...
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The history of the decline and fall of the Roman empire, Volume 6

Edward Gibbon - Byzantine Empire - 1816
...affections of a public or private audience. They applauded his commanding presence, his majestic aspect, his piercing eye, his gracious smile, his flowing beard,...and powerful was dignified by his condescension and afl'aiii I i( v to the poorest citizens of Mecca : the frankness of his manner concealed the artifice...
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The History of the Waldenses: Connected with a Sketch of the ..., Volume 1

William Jones - Albigenses - 1816
...side the affections of bis audience, who applauded his commanding presence, his majestic aspect, his piercing eye, his gracious smile, his flowing beard, his countenance that painted every The story of this extraordinary man, tbe pretended Arabian prophet, has been written by the author...
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The History of the Christian Church: From the Birth of Christ to ..., Volume 1

William Jones - Albigenses - 1819
...applauded his commanding presence,, his majestic aspect, his piercing eye, his gracious smile, his Sowing beard, his countenance that painted every sensation...condescension and affability to the poorest citizens of Mecca. His memory was capacious and retentive, his wit easy and social, his imagination sublime, his judgment...
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