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" The Scriptures, contain, independently of a divine origin, more true sublimity, more exquisite beauty, purer morality, more important history, and finer strains both of poetry and eloquence, than could be collected within the same compass from all other... "
Memoirs of the Life, Writings and Correspondence of Sir William Jones - Page 365
by John Shore Baron Teignmouth - 1806 - 531 pages
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The Genius and Design of the Domestic Constitution, with Its Untransferable ...

Christopher Anderson - Domestic relations - 1826 - 450 pages
...more true sublimity, more exquisite beauty, purer morality, more important history, and finer strains of poetry and eloquence, than could be collected,...within the same compass, from all other books that were composed in any age, or in any idiom. The two parts of which the Scriptures consist, are connected...
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The Genius and Design of the Domestic Constitution: With Its Untransferrable ...

Christopher Anderson - Families - 1826 - 450 pages
...more true sublimity, more exquisite beauty, purer morality, more important history, and finer strains of poetry and eloquence, than could be collected,...within the same compass, from all other books that were composed in any age, or in any idiom. The two parts of which the Scriptures consist, are connected...
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Bookselling spiritualised

John Cole - Booksellers and bookselling - 1826 - 27 pages
...opinion, that this volume contains more true sublimity, more exquisite beauty, more pure morality, more important history, and finer strains both of poetry and eloquence, than can be collected from all other books, in whatsoever age and Ianguage they may have been composed."...
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Laconics: Or Instructive Miscellanies, Selected from the Best Authors ...

A general reader - Aphorisms and apothegms - 1827 - 188 pages
...contain, independently of a divine origin, more true sublimity, more exquisite beauty, purer morality, more important history, and finer strains both of...of compositions which bear no resemblance in form of style, to any that can be produced from the stores of Grecian, Indian, Persian, or even Arabian...
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The Medical Intelligencer: Containing Extracts from Foreign and ..., Volume 4

Medicine - 1827
...(rue sublimity, more exquisite beauly, purer morality, more important history, and finer strains botli of poetry and eloquence, than could be collected within...of compositions which bear no resemblance in form of style to any that can be produced ftum the stores of Grecian, Indian, Persian, or even Arabian learning....
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Lectures on the Gospel of St. Matthew: Delivered in the Parish Church of St ...

Beilby Porteus - Bible - 1829 - 334 pages
...than can be collected from all other books, in whatever age or language they may have been composed. " The two parts of which the Scriptures consist are...compositions, which bear no resemblance, in form or stile, to any that can be produced from the stories of Grecian, Persian, or even Arabian learning :...
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Select female biography; comprising memoirs of eminent British ladies. By ...

Mary Roberts - 1829
...contained, independently of a divine origin, more true sublimity, more exquisite beauty, more pure morality, more important history, and finer strains both of poetry and eloquence, than could be collected from all other books, in whatever language they might have been written." It was indeed to her a study...
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Reflections on the Character and Objects of All Science and Literature, and ...

Thomas Smith Grimké - Bible - 1831 - 201 pages
...contain independently of a divine origin, more true sublimity, more exquisite beauty, purer morality, more important history, and finer strains both of...were ever composed, in any age, or in any idiom." And yet this book, "rich in a more precious treasure, eloquent in a more sublime language, noble by...
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Companion to the Bible [by T. Timpson].

Thomas Timpson - Bible - 1831 - 144 pages
...independent of its divine origin, contains more true sublimity, more exquisite beauty, purer morality, more important history, and finer strains both of...other books that were ever composed in any age or nation. The antiquity of those compositions no man doubts, and the unstramed application of them to...
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American Annals of Education and Instruction, and Journal of ..., Volume 1

Education - 1831
...exquisite beauty, purer morality, more important history, and finer strains, both of poetry and of eloquence, than could be collected within the same compass from all other books which were ever composed, in any age, or in any idiom.'1 Rousseau could not but say, ' The majesty...
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