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by Henry Brougham Baron Brougham and Vaux - 1872
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The Edinburgh Annual Register, for 1808-26, Volume 12

Europe - 1823
...upwards, seemed to become firmer as he advanced in years : and he preserved, up almost to the last moment of his existence, not only the full command of his...alacrity of spirit, and the social gaiety which had illuminated his happiest days. His friends in this part of the country never saw him more full of intellectual...
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Repository of Arts, Literature, Fashions &c

Rudolph Ackermann, Frederic Shoberl - Fashion - 1819
...upwards, seemed to become firmer as he advanced in years ; and he preserved, up almost to the last moment of his existence, not only the full command of his...intellect, but all the alacrity of spirit, and the social i gaiety which had illuminated his happiest days. His friends in this part of the country never saw...
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The Gentleman's Magazine, Volume 89, Part 2

Early English newspapers - 1819
...upwards, seemed to become firmer as he advanced in years: and he preserved, up almost to Ihe last moment of his existence, not only the full command of his...intellect, but all the alacrity of spirit, and the social gaity which had illuminated his happiest days. His friends in this part of the country never saw him...
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The Edinburgh magazine, and literary miscellany, a new series of The Scots ...

Literary Criticism - 1819
...as he advanced in years ; and he preserved, up almost to the last moment of his existence, not onlj the full command of his extraordinary intellect, but...alacrity of spirit, and the social gaiety which had illuminated his happiest days. His friends in this part of the country never saw him more full of intellectual...
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The Quarterly Journal, Volume 8

1820
...upwards, seemed to become firmer as he advanced in years : and he preserved, up almost to the last moment of his existence, not only the full command of his...alacrity of spirit, and the social gaiety which had illuminated his happiest days. His friends in this part of the country never saw him more full of intellectual...
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The Annual Biography and Obituary, Volume 4

Great Britain - 1820
...upwards, seemed to become firmer as he advanced in years : and he preserved, up almost to the last moment of his existence, not only the full command of his...alacrity of spirit, and the social gaiety which had illuminated his happiest days. His friends in this part of the country never saw him more full of intellectual...
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The Annual Biography and Obituary for the Year ..., Volume 4

Great Britain - 1820
...advanced in years : and he preserved, up almost to the last moment of his existence, not only the foil command of his extraordinary intellect, but all the...alacrity of spirit, and the social gaiety which had illuminated his happiest days. His friends in this part of the country never saw him more full of intellectual...
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The Edinburgh Annual Register, Volume 12

Sir Walter Scott - Europe - 1823
...upwards, seemed to become firmer as he advanced in years : and he preserved, up almost to the last moment of his existence, not only the full command of his...alacrity of spirit, and the social gaiety which had illuminated his happiest days. His friends in this part of the country never saw him more full of intellectual...
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The Edinburgh annual register

1823
...upwards, seemed to become firmer as he advanced in years : and he preserved, U[> almost to the last moment of his existence, not only the full command of his...alacrity of spirit, and the social gaiety which had illuminated his happiest days. His friends in this part of the country never saw him more full of intellectual...
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A Descriptive History of the Steam Engine

Robert Stuart - Steam-engines - 1824 - 228 pages
...youth upwards, seemed to become firmer as he advanced in years ; and he possessed up to the last moment of his existence, not only the full command of his...alacrity of spirit, and the social gaiety which had illuminated his happiest days. His happy and useful life came at last to a gentle close. He had suffered...
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