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" No sea but what is vexed by their fisheries. No climate that is not witness to their toils. Neither the perseverance of Holland, nor the activity of France, nor the dexterous and firm sagacity of English enterprise, ever carried this most perilous mode... "
History of the American Whale Fishery from its Earliest Inception to the ... - Page 61
by Alexander Starbuck - 1878 - 768 pages
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The Monthly Review, Or, Literary Journal, Volume 52

Ralph Griffiths, G. E. Griffiths - English imprints - 1775
...it has been pufhcd by this recent people ; a people who are (till, as it were, bet in' the griille, and not yet hardened into the bone of manhood. When I contemplate thefe things ; when I know that the colonies in general owe little or nothing to any care of ours,...
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The Beauties of the Late Right Hon. Edmund Burke: Selected from ..., Volume 1

Edmund Burke - Literary Collections - 1798
...which it has been pufhed by this recent people; a people who are ftill, as it were, but in the griftle, and not yet hardened into the bone of manhood. . When I contemplate thefe things; when I know that the colonies in general owe little or nothing to any care of ours, and...
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The annual necrology, for 1797-8;: including, also, various articles of ...

Mary Hays, Sir Richard Phillips - Biography & Autobiography - 1800 - 664 pages
...were but in the griftle, and not yet hardened into the hone of manhood. " When I contemplate tlicfe things; when I know that the colonies in general, owe little or nothing to any care of curs, and that they are not fqueezed into rbi* happy form by the conftraints of watchful and fulpicious...
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The Columbian phenix and Boston review, Volume 1

Joseph Hawkins - Massachusetts - 1800 - 452 pages
...to which i: has been puflied by this recent people ; who are ftill, as it were, but in the griftle, and not yet hardened into the bone of manhood. When I contemplate thefe things; when I know that the Colonies in general owe. little or nothing to any care of ours,...
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The Works of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke, Volume 3

Edmund Burke - France - 1803
...it has been pufhed by this recent people ; a people who are ftill, as it were, but in the griftle, and not yet hardened into the bone of manhood. When I contemplate thefe things ; when I know that the colonies in general owe little or nothing to any care of ours,...
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The Maritime Law of Europe, Volume 1

Domenico Alberto Azuni - Maritime law - 1806
...France, nor the dexterous and firm sagacity " of English enterprise, ever carried this most perilous mode of " hardy industry, to the extent to which it...are still, as it were, but in " the gristle, and not hardened into the bone of manhood." Burke's Speech, for conciliation u'Hli tie American colonies. ...
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Lectures on Rhetoric and Oratory: Delivered to the Classes of ..., Volume 2

John Quincy Adams - Rhetoric - 1810
...France, nor the dexterous and firm sagacity of Englibh enterprise, ever carried this most perilous mode of hardy industry to the extent, to which it has been pushed by this recent people." In comparing the purposes, to which these two modes of constructing a period will be most applicable,...
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The Columbian Reader: Comprising a New and Various Selection of Elegant ...

Rodolphus Dickinson - Readers - 1815 - 204 pages
...the dexterous and firm sagacity of English enterprize, ever carried this most perilous mode of hard industry to the extent to which it has been pushed by this recent N people; a people who are still, as it were, but in the gristle, and not yet hardened into the bone...
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The Examiner: Containing Political Essays on the Most Important ..., Volume 2

Barent Gardenier - United States - 1814
...ourselves ? When in our infancy ; when, to use the language of one of our warmest friends, " we were in the gristle, and not yet hardened into the bone of manhood," with a government weak and disorganized-; a people distracted ; without .funds; without resources,...
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A Discourse on Religious Education: Delivered at Hingham, May 20, 1818 ...

Andrews Norton - Religious education - 1818 - 27 pages
...individual not very aged may reach hack to the time, when we were, as Mr. Burke described us, ' a people but in the gristle, and not yet hardened into the bone of manhood ;' that before that time, little literary labor was to be expected from the poor and hardy adventurers...
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