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" I am not — the panegyrist of England. I am not dazzled by her riches, nor awed by her power. The sceptre, the mitre, and the coronet, — stars, garters, and blue ribbons, — seem to me poor things for great men to contend for. Nor is my admiration... "
The Magazine of the beau monde; or, Monthly journal of fashion [afterw.] The ... - Page 170
1834
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AN ORATION DELIVERED AT PLYMOUTH DECEMBER 22, 1824

EDWARD EVERETT - 1825
...holy land, rich in the memories of the great and good ; the martyrs of liberty, the exiled heralds of truth ; and richer as the parent of this land of promise in the west. 47 I am not, — I need not say I am not, — the panegyrist of England. I am not dazzled by her riches,...
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The Christian Recorder: A Religious and Literary Journal, Issues 1-25

Bible - 1829
...holy land, rich in the memories of the great and good ; the martyrs of liberty ; the exiled heralds of truth ; and richer as the parent of this land of...her power. The sceptre, the mitre, and the coronet, stars, garters, and blue ribbons, seem to me poor things for great men to contend for. Nor is my admiration...
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The Extractor; or Universal repertorium of literature, science ..., Volume 1

1829
...a holy land, rich in the memories of the great and good; the martyrs of liberty; the exiled heralds of truth ; and richer as the parent of this land of...panegyrist of England. I am not dazzled by her riches, uor awed by her power. The sceptre, the mitre, and the coronet, sta», garters, and blue ribbons, seem...
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The Academical Speaker: A Selection of Extracts in Prose and Verse, from ...

Benjamin Dudley Emerson - Elocution - 1831 - 344 pages
...a holy land, rich in the memories of the great and good, the martyrs of liberty, the exiled heralds of truth; and richer, as the parent of this land of...her power. The sceptre, the mitre, and the coronet, stars, garters, and blue ribbons seem to me poor things for great men to contend for. Nor is my admiration...
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The Academical Speaker: A Selection of Extracts in Prose and Verse, from ...

Benjamin Dudley Emerson - Elocution - 1831 - 338 pages
...a holy land, rich in the memories of the great and good, the martyrs of liberty, the exiled heralds of truth; and richer, as the parent of this land of promise in the west. I am not,—I need not say I am not,—the panegyrist of England. I am not dazzled by her riches, nor awed...
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The National Orator;: Consisting of Selections, Adapted for Rhetorical ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - American literature - 1832 - 284 pages
...holy land, rich in the memories of the great and good ; the martyrs of liberty, the exiled heralds of truth; and richer as the parent of this land of promise in th« west. XLV. THE atlFPr.IUNU OP THE PILGRIM! . Extract from the iune Oration. LKT us now, my friends,...
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Orations and Speeches on Various Occasions, Volume 1

Edward Everett - Speeches, addresses, etc., American - 1836 - 637 pages
...a .holy land, rich in the memory of the great and good ; the martyrs of liberty, the exiled heralds of truth ; and richer, as the parent of this land...her power. The sceptre, the mitre, and the coronet, — stars, garters, and blue ribbons, — seem to me poor things for great men to contend for. Nor...
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Orations and Speeches on Various Occasions, Volume 1

Edward Everett - Speeches, addresses, etc., American - 1836 - 637 pages
...a holy land, rich in the memory of the great and good ; the martyrs of liberty, the exiled heralds of truth ; and richer, as the parent of this land of promise in the west. I am not, — 1 need not say I am not,— the panegyrist of England. I am not dazzled by her riches, nor awed...
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The Elocutionist: Consisting of Declamations and Readings in Prose and ...

Jonathan Barber - Oratory - 1836 - 392 pages
...holy land, rich in the memories of the great and good ; the martyrs of liberty, the exiled heralds of truth ; and richer as the parent of this land of promise in the west. I am not—I need not say I am not—the panegyrist of England. I am not dazzled by her riches, nor awed...
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Specimens of American Eloquence: Consisting of Choice Selections from the ...

Eulogies - 1837 - 383 pages
...a holy land, rich in the memory of the great and good ; the martyrs of liberty, the exiled heralds of truth ; and / richer, as the parent of this land...her power. The sceptre, the mitre, and the coronet, — stars, garters, and blue ribbons, — seem to me poor things for great men to contend for. Nor...
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