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The Student's Manual: Designed, by Specific Directions, to Aid in Forming ... - Page 330
by John Todd - 1871 - 402 pages
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The European Magazine: And London Review, Volume 27

1795
...eloquence, than could be collected within the fame compafs from all other books that were ever com pol cd in any age, or in any idiom. The two parts, of which the Scriptures conflit, are connected by & chain of compofitions, which bear DO refemblance in form or itylc to any...
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Asiatick Researches: Or, Transactions of the Society Instituted in ..., Volume 3

1796
...eloquence, than could be collected within the fame compafs from all other books, that were ever compofed in any age or in any idiom* The two parts, of which the Scriptures conftft, are connected by a chain of compositions, which bear no refernblance in form or ftyle to any...
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Discourses Relating to the Evidence of Revealed Religion, Volume 2

Joseph Priestley - Apologetics - 1796
...than " could be colle£led within the fame compafs *' from all other books that were ever comtc pofed in any age, or in any idiom. The " two parts of which the fcriptures confifr, " are connected by a chain of compofitions" (meaning the prophetical books) " which...
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Remarks on revelation & infidelity, speeches delivered in a literary society ...

A. M - 1797
...more exquisite beauty, purer morality, more important history, and finer strains both of poetry and eloquence, than could be collected within the same...consist, are connected by a chain of compositions, which bear no resemblance, either in form or stile, to any that can be produced from the stores of Grecian,...
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Asiatick Researches: Or, Transactions of the Society Instituted in ..., Volume 4

Asia - 1798
...exquisite beauty, purer moralily, more im" portant history, and finer strains both of poetry and " eloquence, than could be collected within the same ' ' compass from all other books, that were ever com" posed in any age, or in any idiom . The two " parts, of which the scriptures consist, are con"...
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Self-improvement [abridged from 'The student's guide', by J. Todd].

John Todd - 1799
...more exquisite beauty, purer morality, more important history, and finer strains both of poetry and eloquence, than could be collected, within the same...consist, are connected by a chain of compositions, which bear no resemblance, in form or style, to any that can be produced from the stores of Grecian, Indian,...
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The Bible in many tongues

Bible - 1799
...morality, more important history, and finer strains, both of poetry and eloquence, than can be collected from all other books that were ever composed in any age or in any idiom." As Mrs. Hemans lay on her death-bed, she repeated whole chapters of Isaiah with rejoicing lips ; and...
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Annual Register, Volume 39

Edmund Burke - History - 1800
...eloquence, than could be collected within the fame compafs from all other books that were ever compofcd in any age, or in any idiom. —The two parts, of which the fcriptures confift, are conncfted by a chain of compofitions, which bear no irfemblance in form or...
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The Annual Register, Or, A View of the History, Politics, and Literature for ...

History - 1800
...eloquence, than could he collected within the fame compafs from all other books that were ever compofed in any age, or in any idiom. • — The two parts, of which the fcriptures cnnfift, ar« connected by a chain of compofitions, which bear no refcmblance in form or...
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Mentor; or, the Moral Conductor of Youth from the Academy to Manhood ...

David Morrice - Moral education - 1801 - 286 pages
...more exquisite beauty, purer morality, more important history, and finer strains both of poetry and eloquence, than could be collected within the same...that were ever composed in any age, or in any idiom." SIR WILLIAM JONES, in his Asiatic Researches. ,• Armed with this shield, far more invulnerable than...
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