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" Before I had learnt from the note the name and business of my visitor, I was struck with the manliness of his person, the breadth of his chest, the openness of his countenance, and the inquietude of his eye. "
Connecticut Historical Collections: Containing a General Collection of ... - Page 331
by John Warner Barber - 1836 - 560 pages
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The Recreation: A Gift-book for Young Readers

Gift books - 1843
...who thus describes the interview : " Before I had learned from the note the name and business of my visitor, I was struck with the manliness of his...Cairo to Sennaar, and from thence westward in the the latitude and supposed direction of the Niger, I told him, that was the route by which I was anxious...
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The Recreation: a gift-book for young readers. [3rd-8th annual issue].

1843
...who thus describes the interview : " Before I had learned from the note the name and business of my visitor, I was struck with the manliness of his...Cairo to Sennaar, and from thence westward in the the latitude and supposed direction of the Niger, I told him, that was the route by which I was anxious...
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Chambers's pocket miscellany

Chambers W. and R., ltd - 1853
...note the name and business of my visitor,' says the secretary (Mr Beaufoy) in an official report, ' I was struck with the manliness of his person, the...of his countenance, and the inquietude of his eye.' Being nsked when he would set out ' to-morrow morning' was his answer. His biographer dwells...
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Chambers's Pocket Miscellany, Volumes 15-16

William Chambers, Robert Chambers - 1854
...note the name and business of my visitor,' says the secretary (Mr Beaufoy) in an official report, ' I was struck with the manliness of his person, the...of his countenance, and the inquietude of his eye.' Being asked when he would set out ' to-morrow morning' was his answer. His biographer dwells...
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Self-made men

Charles C. B. Seymour - Biography - 1858 - 588 pages
...elastic step that he left Sir Joseph, and made his way to the rooms of the association. The secretary was struck with the manliness of his person, the breadth...of his countenance, and the inquietude of his eye. He spread the map of Africa before him, and, tracing a line from Cairo to Sennaar, and from thence...
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ADVENTURES AND ACHIEVEMENTS OF AMERICANS;

HENRY HOWE - 1859
...directly to the writer of these memoirs. Before I had learned from the note the name and business of my visitor, I was struck with the manliness of his person, the breadth of his chest, the opennoss of his countenance, the inquietude of his eye. I spread the map of Africa before him, and...
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Adventures and Achievements of Americans: A Series of Narratives ...

Henry Howe - United States - 1861 - 732 pages
...directly to the writer of these memoirs. Before I had learned from the note the name and business of my visitor, I was struck with the manliness of his...breadth of his chest, the openness of his countenance, the inquietude of his eye. I spread the map of Africa before him, and tracing a line from Cairo to...
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Our Whole Country, Or, The Past and Present of the United States: Historical ...

John Warner Barber, Henry Howe - United States - 1861
...said that on his first interview with Ledyard, before he had even learned his name and business, he was " struck with the manliness of his person, the breadth of his eye, the openness of his countenance, the inquietude of his eye." Banks spread before him the map of...
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OUR WHOLE COUNTRY: OF THE PAST AND PRESENT OF THE UNITED STATES, HISTORICAL ...

JOHN WARNER BARBER - 1861
...said that on his first interview with Ledyard, before he had even learned his name and business, he was " struck with the manliness of his person, the breadth of his eye, the openness of his countenance, the inquietude of his eye." Banks spread before him the map of...
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Nooks and Corners of the New England Coast

Samuel Adams Drake - Cape Cod (Mass.) - 1875 - 459 pages
...had learned," says the gentleman to whom Sir Joseph's letter was addressed, "the name and business of my visitor, I was struck with the manliness of his...of his countenance, and the inquietude of his eye. Spreading the map of Africa before him, and tracing a line from Cairo to Sennaar, and thence westward...
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