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" To the generation which is now in the vigor of life, he is the sole representative of a great age which has passed away. But those who, within the last ten years, have listened with delight, till the morning sun shone on the tapestries of the House of... "
A History of the Lancashire Fusiliers (formerly XX Regiment): 1688-1821 - Page 309
by Benjamin Smyth - 1903
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The Oxford and Cambridge review, Volume 1

1845
...language, 'And those who in our time have listened till the morning sun broke in upon the tapestried walls of the House of Lords, to the lofty and animated eloquence of Charles Earl Grey, may well appreciate the powers of a race of men among whom he was not the foremost. But this would...
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Scenes and characters from the writings of Thomas Babington Macaulay. To ...

Thomas Babington baron Macaulay - 1846
...accusers. To the generation which is now in the vigor of life, he is the sole representative of a great age which has passed away. But those who, within the...listened with delight, till the morning sun shone in upon the tapestries of the House of Lords, to the lofty and animated eloquence of Charles Earl Grey,...
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Readings in science and literature

Daniel Scrymgeour - 1851
...high-souled Windham. Nor, though surrounded by such men, did the youngest manager pass unnoticed. Those who have listened with delight, till the morning sun shone...able to form some estimate of the powers of a race of meii among whom he was not the foremost. — MACAULAY. DEFENCE OF PELTIER. (In 1803, M. Peltier published...
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A First Class Reader: Consisting of Extracts, in Prose and Verse, with ...

George Stillman Hillard - Readers (Secondary) - 1861 - 552 pages
...accusers. To the generation which is now in the vigor of life, he is the sole representative of a great age, which has passed away. But those who, within...morning sun shone on the tapestries of the House of IiOrds, to the lofty and animated eloquence of Charles, Kail Grey, are able to form some estimate of...
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Progressive Readers: A Class Book for the Use of Advanced Pupils ..., Issue 5

John Epy Lovell - 1866
...accusers. To the generation which is now in the vigor of life, he is the sole representative of a great age which has passed away. But those who, within the...to the lofty and animated eloquence of Charles Earl Gray, are able to form eome estimate of the powers of a race of men among whom he was not the foremost....
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Memoir of Thomas, First Lord Denman, Formerly Lord Chief Justice ..., Volume 1

Sir Joseph Arnould - Judges - 1873
...speech to which Macaulay refers in his article on Warren Hastings, when he talks of men ' listening with delight till the morning sun shone on the tapestries...lofty and animated eloquence of Charles, Earl Grey.' The rejection of the Bill by the Lords was, as everybody knows, the signal for wild commotion throughout...
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Readings in English literature, prose

1874
...accusers. To the generation which is now in the vigour of life, he is the sole representative of a great age which has passed away. But those who, within the...able to form some estimate of the powers of a race of statesmen, among whom he was not the foremost. HENRY BROUGHAM. HENUY BROUGHAM, created Lord Brougham...
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Philips' series of reading books for public elementary schools, ed. by J.G ...

1875
...vigour of life, he is the sole representative of a great age, which has passed away. But those who have listened with delight, till the morning sun shone...the lofty and animated eloquence of Charles, Earl Grey,18 are able to form some estimate of the powers of a race of men, among whom he was not the foremost....
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Selections from the Writings of Lord Macaulay

Thomas Babington Macaulay Baron Macaulay - English literature - 1877 - 472 pages
...accusers. To the generation which is now in the vigor of life he is the sole representative of a great age which has passed away. But those who, within the...morning sun shone on the tapestries of the House of Ix)rds, to the lofty and animated eloquence of Charles, Earl Grey, are able to form some estimate of...
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Classical English Reader: Selections from Standard Authors. With Explanatory ...

Henry Norman Hudson - Readers - 1877 - 452 pages
...accusers. To the generation which is now in the vigour of life, he is the sole representative of a great age which has passed away. But those who, within the...years, have listened with delight, till the morning Sim shone on the tapestries of the House of Lords, to the lofty and animated eloquence of Charles Earl...
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