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" I at first entered warmly into Smith's scheme. Jeffrey, by nature always rather timid, was full of doubts and fears. It required all Smith's overpowering vivacity to argue and laugh Jeffrey out of his difficulties. There would, he said, be no lack of... "
THE LIFE AND TIMES OF HENRY LORD BRUOGHAM - Page 180
by HIMSELF - 1871
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PORTRAIT GALLERY OF EMINENT MEN AND WOMEN OF EUROPE AND AMERICA

EVERT A. DUYCKINCK - 1872
...Autobiography. " I can never forget Buccleuch-place (where Jeffrey resided); for it was there, one stormy night in March, 1802, that Sydney Smith first...literature; there was myself, full of mathematics, and everything relating to colonies; there was Horner for political economy, Murray for general subjects;...
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Charles Pebody - 1872
...with characteristic impetuosity at once, as he tells us in his Autobiography, entered warmly into the scheme. " Jeffrey, by nature always rather timid,...facile princeps in all kinds of literature ; there was Brougham, full of mathematics, and everything relating to colonies; there was Horncr for political...
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A sketch of the life and times of ... Sydney Smith

Stuart Johnson Reid - 1884
...and. me. I at first entered warmly into Smith's scheme. Jeffreyóby nature always rather timidówas full of doubts and fears. It required all Smith's...articles, and to edit the whole; there was Jeffrey, facile prlnceps in all kinds of literature ; there was myself, full of mathematics, and everything relating...
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The Magazine of American History with Notes and Queries, Volume 22

John Austin Stevens, Benjamin Franklin DeCosta, Henry Phelps Johnston, Martha Joanna Lamb, Nathan Gillett Pond - United States - 1889
...works of literature and science. I believe he had already mentioned this to Jeffrey and Horner; but that night the project was for the first time seriously...laugh Jeffrey out of his difficulties. There would be, he (Smith) said, no lack of contributors. There was himself, ready to write any .number of articles,...
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The Magazine of American History with Notes and Queries, Volume 22

Biography & Autobiography - 1889
...Smith's scheme. Jeffrey, by nature always rather timid, was full of doubts and fears. It required ail Smith's overpowering vivacity to argue and laugh Jeffrey out of his difficulties. There would be, he (Smith) said, no lack of contributors. There was himself, ready to write any number of articles,...
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Sydney Smith

George William Erskine Russell - Authors, English - 1904 - 242 pages
...boldness of the Edinburgh Review." Lord Brougham has left on record a similar account. " I at once entered warmly into Smith's scheme. Jeffrey, by nature...was himself, ready to write any number of articles, or to edit the whole ; there was Jeffrey, facile princeps in all kinds of literature ; there was myself,...
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Methodist Magazine and Review, Volume 62

Religion - 1905
...since turned out to be a very important and able journal." Lord Brougham corroborates : " I at once entered warmly into Smith's scheme. Jeffrey, by nature...argue and laugh Jeffrey out of his difficulties." For a quarter of a century Sydney Smith's pen traced its brilliant way on the pages of the Review,...
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MAGAZINE OF AMERICAN HISTORY WITH NOTES AND QUERIES

MARTHA J. LAMB - 1889
...works of literature and science. I believe he had already mentioned this to Jeffrey and Horner; but that night the project was for the first time seriously...laugh Jeffrey out of his difficulties. There would be, he (Smith) said, no lack of contributors. There was himself, ready to write any number of articles,...
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