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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 Making of John Ledyard: Empire and Ambition in the Life of an Early ...

Edward G. Gray - Biography & Autobiography - 2008 - 224 pages
During the course of his short but extraordinary life, John Ledyard (17511789) came in contact with some of the most remarkable figures of his era: the British explorer ...
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Power, Faith, and Fantasy: America in the Middle East, 1776 to the Present

Michael B. Oren - History - 2007 - 778 pages
...attention of the prestigious African Society and of its flamboyant secretary, Henry Beaufoy. Impressed with the "manliness of his person, the breadth of...openness of his countenance, and the inquietude of his eyes," Beaufoy proposed that Ledyard probe the length of the Nile, from Cairo to Sennar in the eastern...
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The North American Review, Volume 27

Jared Sparks, Edward Everett, James Russell Lowell, Henry Cabot Lodge - North American review and miscellaneous journal - 1828
...the language of Mr Beaufoy himself. ' " Before I had learned from the note the name and business of my visitor, I was struck with the manliness of his...Africa before him, and tracing a line from Cairo to Sennar, and from thence westward in the latitude and supposed direction of the Niger, I told him, that...
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The American Quarterly Review, Issues 5-6

Robert Walsh - American literature - 1828
...note, the name and business of my visiter," 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" W-^s his answer. His biographer dwells...
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The Quarterly Christian Spectator, Volume 2

Theology - 1828
...directly to the writer of these Memoirs. 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 hia chest, the openness of his countenance, and the inquietude of his eye. I spread the map of Africa...
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