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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 Christian Spectator, Volume 2

Theology - 1828
...directly to the writer of these Memoirs. Before I had leamt from the note the name and business of my visitor, I was struck with the manliness of his...spread the map of Africa before him, and tracing a Une from Cairo to Sennar, and from thence westward in the latitude and supposed direction of the Niger,...
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The 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...the openness of his countenance, and the inquietude ofhia eye. I spread the map of Africa before him, and tracing a line from Cairo to Sennar, and from...
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The Friend, ed. by R. Smith, Vol. [1st and 2nd eds. of vol.1. The 1st ed. of ...

Robert Smith - 1829
...African Association. That gentleman was struck, before lie knew the name and business of his visitor, with the manliness of his person, the breadth of his...of his countenance, and the inquietude of his eye. Being asked when he would set out, "to-morrow mo rning," was the undaunted and decisive reply. Not...
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The Family monitor

Religion - 1831
...introduced to the writer of this article; and before I had learned from the note the name and business of my visitor, I was struck with the manliness of his...his countenance, and the inquietude of his eye. I opened the map of Africa before him, and having traced a line from Cairo to Sennar, and from thence...
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The Pursuit of Knowledge Under Difficulties, Volume 2

George Lillie Craik - Philosophy - 1831
...Association. ' Before 1 had learned from the note the name and business of my visiter,' says Mr Beaufoy, ' 1 was struck with the manliness of his person, the breadth...of his countenance, and the inquietude of his eye. 1 spread the map of Africa before him, and tracing a line from Cairo to Sennaar, and from thence westward...
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An American Biographical and Historical Dictionary: Containing an Account of ...

William Allen - North America - 1832 - 800 pages
...traveller, says he, " from the character of this " Before { had learned, the note the name and business of my visitor, I was struck with the manliness of his...tracing a line from Cairo to Sennaar, and from thence "ertward in the latitude and supposed direction of the Niger, I told him that that Africa might, if...
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The London Quarterly Review, Volume 17

1817
...inquisitive and adventurous, unsubdued by difficulties and unappalled by dangers. He was particularly struck with the manliness of his person, the breadth...of his countenance and the inquietude of his eye; his figure, scarcely above the middle size, expressed great strength and activity. Such was the person...
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The Annual Biography and Obituary for the Year ..., Volume 19

Great Britain - 1835
...constitution of iron. No stranger could help being struck, as Sir Joseph Banks was with Ledyard, ' with the breadth of his chest, the openness of his countenance, and the inquietude of his eye.' He was gifted, in nn eminent degree, with that passive courage which is so requisite a qualification...
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The Annual biography and obituary

History - 1835
...constitution of iron. No stranger could help being struck, as Sir Joseph Banks was with Ledyard, ' with the breadth of his chest, the openness of his countenance, and the inquietude of his eye.' He was gifted, in an eminent degree, with that passive courage which is so requisite a qualification...
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The Quarterly review, Volume 38

1828
...Africa. ' Before,' says Mr. Beaufoy, ' I had learnt from the note the name and business of my visiter, I was struck with the manliness of his person, the...Sennaar, and from thence westward in the latitude arid supposed direction of the Niger, I told him, that was the route, by which 1 was anxious that Africa...
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