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" ... adorn the Senate, and the Bar, But following the impulse of a Genius, Formed for converse with the Muses, He devoted his life to the Literature of his Country. As author of the Lay Preacher... "
Joseph Dennie: Editor of "The Port Folio" and Author of "The Lay Preacher". - Page 37
by William Warland Clapp - 1880 - 41 pages
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A Compendium of American Literature: Chronologically Arranged, with ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - American literature - 1858 - 740 pages
...Preacher, And as first Editor of the Portfolio, He contributed to chaften the morals, and to Refine thf! taste of the nation. To an imagination lively, not...He united a deep sensibility which Endeared him to hi? friends, And an ardent piety, which, we humbly trust, Recommended him to his ood ; Those friends...
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The Lives of Eminent Philadelphians, Now Deceased

Henry Simpson - Biography - 1859 - 993 pages
...first editor of " The Portfolio," He contributed to chasten the morals, and to Refine the taste of this nation. To an imagination lively, not licentious,...ardent piety, Which we humbly trust recommended him To bis God. Those friends have erected this tribute of their Affection to his memory. To the mercies of...
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Life and Correspondence of the Rev. William Smith, D. D....: With ..., Volume 1

Horace Wemyss Smith - 1879
...of the I'ort-Folio he contributed to chasten the morals and to refine the taste of the nation," that "to an imagination lively not licentious, a wit sportive...endeared him to his friends, and an ardent piety which, as they humbly trust, recommended him to his God." t See " The Port Folio," Vol. I., p. 165, No. 21,...
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The Philadelphia Magazines and Their Contributors, 1741-1850

Albert Henry Smyth - Press - 1892 - 264 pages
...first editor of the Port Folio, He contributed to chasten the morals, and to Refine the taste of this nation. To an imagination lively, not licentious, A wit sportive, not wanton, A nd a heart without guile, he United a deep sensibility, which endeared Him to his friends, and an...
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The Philadelphia Magazines and Their Contributors, 1741-1850

Albert Henry Smyth - Press - 1892 - 264 pages
...first editor of the Port Folio, He contributed to chasten the morals, and to Refine the taste of this nation. To an imagination lively, not licentious, A wit sportive, not wanton, A nd a heart without guile, he United a deep sensibility, which endeared Him to his friends, and an...
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The Literary History of Philadelphia

Ellis Paxson Oberholtzer - American literature - 1906 - 433 pages
...first editor of the Port Folio, He contributed to chasten the morals and to Refine the taste of this nation. To an imagination lively, not licentious,...guile, he United a deep sensibility, which endeared The members of the group who had assisted in supporting the " Port Folio " in Dennie's lifetime were...
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