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" Otis was a flame of fire. With a promptitude of classical allusions, a depth of research, a rapid summary of historical events and dates, a profusion of legal authorities, a prophetic glare of his eyes into futurity, and a rapid torrent of impetuous eloquence,... "
American Political and Military Biography: In Two Parts. Part I. The ... - Page 54
1825 - 424 pages
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The Pulpit of the American Revolution: Or, The Political Sermons of the ...

John Wingate Thornton - United States - 1860 - 537 pages
...the cool reasoning which were peculiar to his amiable character. But Otis was a flame of fire. With a promptitude of classical allusions, a depth of research,...all before him. American Independence was then and there born. The seeds of patriots and heroes, to defend the Nan Sine Diis Animasus Infans, to defend...
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The Pulpit of the American Revolution: Or, The Political Sermons of the ...

John Wingate Thornton - United States - 1860 - 537 pages
...the cool reasoning which were peculiar to his amiable character. But Otis was a flame of fire. With a promptitude of classical allusions, a depth of research,...all before him. American Independence was then and there born. The seeds of patriots and heroes, to defend the Non Sine Diis Animosus Infans, to defend...
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The pulpit of the American revolution: or, The political sermons of the ...

John Wingate Thornton - History - 1860 - 537 pages
...were peculiar to his amiable character. But Otis was a flame of fire. With a promptitude of ciassical allusions, a depth of research, a rapid summary of...all before him. American Independence was then and there born. The seeds of patriots and heroes, to defend the Nan Sine Diis Animosus Infans, to defend...
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The Pulpit of the American Revolution: Or, The Political Sermons of the ...

John Wingate Thornton - United States - 1860 - 537 pages
...the cool reasoning which were peculiar to his amiable character. But Otis was a flame of fire. With a promptitude of classical allusions, a depth of research,...eyes into futurity, and a rapid torrent of Impetuous cloqnence, he hurried away all before him. American Independence was then and there born. The seeds...
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THE HISTORY OF CAPE COD: THE ANNALS OF BARNASTABLE COUNTY

FREDERICK FREEMAN - 1860
...rapid summary of historical events and dates, a profusion of legal authorities, a prophetic glance of his eyes into futurity, and a rapid torrent of...all before him. American independence was then and there born. Every man of an immense crowded audience appeared to me to go away, as I did, ready to...
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OUR WHOLE COUNTRY: OF THE PAST AND PRESENT OF THE UNITED STATES, HISTORICAL ...

JOHN WARNER BARBER - 1861
...with great mildness. " But," in the language of President Adams, " Otis was a flame of fire ; witji a promptitude of classical allusions, a depth of research,...dates, a profusion of legal authorities, a prophetic glance of his eyes into futurity, and a rapid torrent of impetuous eloquence, he hurried away all before...
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Adventures and Achievements of Americans: A Series of Narratives ...

Henry Howe - United States - 1861 - 732 pages
...with great mildress. '4 But," in the language of President Adams, " Otis was a flame of fire ; with a promptitude of classical allusions, a depth of research,...dates, a profusion of legal authorities, a prophetic glance of his eyes into futurity, and a rapid torreut of impetuous eloquence, he hurried away all heforo...
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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
...with great mildnexe. " But," in the language of President Adams, " Otis was a fl.imc of fire ; with a promptitude of classical allusions, a depth of research,...dates, a profusion of legal authorities, a prophetic glance of his eyes into futurity, and a rapid torrent of impetuous eloquence, he hurried away all before...
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National Portrait Gallery of Eminent Americans: Including Orators, Statesmen ...

Evert Augustus Duyckinck - Portraits, American - 1862
...him. After doing justice to the other debaters, he exclaims: "But Otis was a flame of fire ! with a promptitude of classical allusions, a depth of research,...dates, a profusion of legal authorities, a prophetic glance of his eye into futurity, and a torrent of impetuous eloquence, he hurried away everything before...
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Christian Life and Character of the Civil Institutions of the United States ...

Benjamin Franklin Morris - United States - 1864 - 831 pages
...to a speech he made in Boston, in 1761, against the oppression of the British Government. " With a promptitude of classical allusions, a depth of research,...dates, a profusion of legal authorities, a prophetic glance of his eyes into futurity, and a rapid torrent of impetuous eloquence, he hurried all before...
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