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" Yet no writer has said more exactly what he meant to say. For magnificence, for pathos, for vehement exhortation, for subtle disquisition, for every purpose of the poet, the orator, and the divine, this homely dialect, the dialect of plain working-men,... "
The baptist Magazine - Page 111
1832
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The Home and Foreign Record of the Canada Presbyterian Church, Volumes 3-4

1864
...do not contain a single word of more than two syllables. Yet no writer has said more exactly what he meant to say. For magnificence, for pathos, for vehement...divine, this homely dialect, the dialect of plain working-men, was perfectly sufficient. There is no book in our literature on which we would so readily...
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Edinburgh and Its Neighbourhood, Geological and Historical: With the Geology ...

Hugh Miller - 1864 - 337 pages
...poet, the orator, and the divine,—this homely dialect,—the dialect of plain working-men,—was perfectly sufficient. There is no book in our literature...readily stake the fame of the old unpolluted English language,—no bookwhich shows so well how rich that language is in its own proper wealth, and how...
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Edinburgh and Its Neighbourhood, Geological and Historical: With The Geology ...

Hugh Miller - 1864 - 313 pages
...more exactly what he meant to say. For magnificence, for pathos, for vehement exhortation, for subtile disquisition, — for every purpose of the poet, the...— this homely dialect, — the dialect of plain working-men, — was perfectly sufficient. There is no book in our literature on which we would so...
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The Bibliotheca Sacra, Volume 58

1901
...pathos, for vehement exhortation, for subtile disquisition, for every purpose of the poet, the orator, the divine, this homely dialect, the dialect of plain, working men, was perfectly sufficient." A striking feature of the whole book, as it lies upon the surface, is that it is the intense pleading...
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A history of the gipsies: with specimens of the gipsy language, ed ..., Volume 1

Walter Simson - 1865
...man. Impugn it whoso list. Of the Pilgrim's Progress, Lord Macaulay, in his happy manner, writes : " For magnificence, for pathos, for vehement exhortation,...the fame of the old, unpolluted, English language," as the Pilgrim's Progress ; " no book which shows, so well, how rich that language is in its own proper...
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The pilgrim's progress. With a critical essay [from Critical and historical ...

John Bunyan - 1865
...single word J Entrofourtton. IX of more than two syllables. Yet no writer has said more exactly what he meant to say. For magnificence, for pathos, for vehement...poet, the orator, and the divine, this homely dialect was perfectly sufficient. There is no book in our literature on which we would so readily stake the...
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A Compendium of English Literature: Chronologically Arranged, from Sir John ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - 1865 - 776 pages
...single word of more than two syllables. Yet no writer has said more exactly what he meant to say. tor magnificence, for pathos, for vehement exhortation, for subtle disquisition, for every purpose of U>e poet, the orator, and the divine, tills homely dialect, the dialect of plain working-men, was perfectly...
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A History of the Gipsies: With Specimens of the Gipsy Language

Walter Simson, James Simson - 1866 - 575 pages
...uninspired man. Impugn it whoso list. Of the Pilgrim's Progress, Lord Macaulay, in his happy manner, writes: "For magnificence, for pathos, for vehement exhortation,...this homely dialect— the dialect of plain working men—was perfectly sufficient. There is no book in our literature on which we would so readily stake...
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The British Controversialist and Literary Magazine

1867
...Personifications, when he dealt with them, became men." " The vocabulary is the vocabulary of the common people." " For magnificence, for pathos, for vehement exhortation,...dialect of plain working men, was perfectly sufficient," — Lord Macaulay. " Ingenious dreamer, in whose well-told tale Sweet fiction and sweet truth alike...
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The Book of Elegant Extracts

Book - 1868 - 159 pages
...do not contain a single word of more than two syllables. Yet no writer has said more exactly what he meant to say. For magnificence, for pathos, for vehement...on which we would so readily stake the fame of the unpolluted English language, no book which shows so well how rich that language is in its own proper...
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