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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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Elements of English Composition, Grammatical, Rhetorical, Logical, and ...

James Robert Boyd - 1874 - 406 pages
...single word of more than two syllables. Yet no writer has said more exactly what he meant to say. Foi magnificence, for pathos, for vehement exhortation,...the poet, the orator, and the divine, this homely dialect—the dialect of plain working-men—was sufficient. There is no book in our literature on...
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Conditions of success in preaching without notes, 3 lects

Richard Salter Storrs - 1875 - 233 pages
...of theology, which would puzzle the rudest peasant. . . Yet no writer has said more exactly what he meant to say. For magnificence, for pathos, for vehement...dialect of plain working men, was perfectly sufficient." — Essay, on Pilgrim's Progress. NOTE III. PAGE 47. From the multitude of illustrations in Shakspeare...
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PREACHING WITHOUT NOTES A SERIES OF LECTURES

RICHARD S. STORRS - 1875
...of theology, which would puzzle the rudest peasant. . . Yet no writer has said more exactly what he meant to say. For magnificence, for pathos, for vehement...dialect of plain working men, was perfectly sufficient." — Essay', on Pilgrim's Progress. NOTE III. PAGE 47. From the multitude of illustrations in Shakspeare...
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Conditions of Success in Preaching Without Notes: Three Lectures Delivered ...

Richard Salter Storrs - 1875 - 233 pages
...of theology, which would puzzle the rudest peasant. . . Yet no writer has said more exactly what he meant to say. For magnificence, for pathos, for vehement...dialect of plain working men, was perfectly sufficient." — Essay, on Pilgrim's Progress. NOTE III. PAGE 47. From the multitude of illustrations in Shakspeare...
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Eminent English writers

William Lawson (F.R.G.S.) - 1875
...yet simple as the language is, it is fully equal to the demands made upon it. As Macaulay remarks : " for magnificence, for pathos, for vehement exhortation,...homely dialect, the dialect of plain working men, was sufficient." Another source of its popularity is the charm of the story. Though it is an allegory,...
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The Literary Reader: Typical Selections from Some of the Best British and ...

George Rhett Cathcart - 1874 - 426 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 orator,...divine, this homely dialect, the dialect of plain workingmen, was perfectly sufficient. There is no book in our literature on which we would so readily...
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Fireside studies, Volume 2

Henry Kingsley - 1876
...terms of theology, which would puzzle the rudest peasant. Yet no writer has said more exactly what he meant to say. For magnificence, for pathos, for vehement...sufficient. There is no book in our literature on which we could so readily stake the fame of the old unpolluted English language ; no book which shows so well...
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A Handbook of London Bankers; with some account of ... the early Goldsmiths ...

Frederick George Hilton PRICE - 1876
...terms of theology, which would puzzle the rudest peasant. Yet no writer has said more exactly what he meant to say. For magnificence, for pathos, for vehement...sufficient. There is no book in our literature on which we could so readily stake the fame of the old unpolluted English language ; no book which shows so well...
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The Best of Husbands

James Payn - 1876
...terms of theology, which would puzzle the rudest peasanL Yet no writer ha* said more exactly what he meant to say. For magnificence, for pathos, for vehement...sufficient. There is no book in our literature on which we could so readily stake the fame of the old unpolluted English language ; no book which shows so well...
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The Complete Poems of Sir John Davies, Volume 2

Sir John Davies - 1876
...terms of theology, which would puzzle the rudest peasant. Yet no writer has said more exactly what he meant to say. For magnificence, for pathos, for vehement...sufficient. There is no book in our literature on which we could so readily stake the fame of the old unpolluted English language; no book which shows so well...
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