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" The whole commerce between master and slave is a perpetual exercise of the most boisterous passions; the most unremitting despotism on the one part, and degrading submissions on the other. "
A compendium of American literature, arranged by C.D. Cleveland. Stereotyped ed - Page 76
edited by - 1862
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Notes on the State of Virginia: With an Appendix Relative to the Murder of ...

Thomas Jefferson - Slavery - 1803 - 363 pages
...here, as in the neighborhood of the Natural Bridge, are people who have passed their lives within half a dozen miles, and have never been to survey these...which must have shaken the earth itself to its centre. (B.) The height of our mountains has not yet been esimated with any degree of exactness. The Alleghaney...
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The Edinburgh Review: Or Critical Journal, Volume 31

1819
...an unhappy in* fluence on the manners of the people, produced by the existence of slavery among us. The whole commerce between master and slave, is a...despotism on the one part, and degrading submissions onthe other. Our children see this, and learn to imitate it ; for man is an imitative animal. The parent...
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Travels in America Performed in 1806: For the Purpose of Exploring the ...

Thomas Ashe - Mississippi River Valley - 1803 - 366 pages
...The act immediately destroyed the whole commerce and distinction between master and slave, which was a perpetual exercise of the most boisterous passions,...unremitting despotism on the one part, and degrading submission on the other. To this benign and humane proceeding may be attributed the rapid prosperity...
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Travels in America Performed in 1806: For the Purpose of Exploring ..., Volume 2

Thomas Ashe - Mississippi River Valley - 1808
...The act immediately destroyed the whole commerce and distinction between master and slave, which was a perpetual exercise of the most boisterous passions,...one part, and degrading submissions on the other. To this benign and humane proceeding may be attributed the rapid prosperity of the State. Many of those...
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The Columbian Reader: Comprising a New and Various Selection of Elegant ...

Rodolphus Dickinson - Readers - 1815 - 204 pages
...here, as in the neighborhood of the Natural Bridge, are people who have passed iheir lives withjn half a dozen miles, and have never been to survey these...which must have shaken the earth itself to its centre. FALLS OF NIAGARA. * These falls have long been celebrated, as sustaining the first rank among natural...
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The Edinburgh Magazine and Literary Miscellany, Volume 97

English literature - 1825
...be an unhappy influence on the manners of the people, produced by the existence of slavery among us. The whole commerce between master and slave is a perpetual...unremitting despotism on the one part, and degrading submission on the other. Our children see this, and learn to imitate it, for man is an imitative animal....
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Travels in Canada, and the United States, in 1816 and 1817

Francis Hall - Canada - 1818 - 332 pages
...as in the neighbourhood of the Natural Bridge, are people, who have passed their lives within half a dozen miles, and have never been to survey these...must have shaken the earth itself to its centre." — Notes, p. 27. Crossing Harper's Ferry, I ascended with some toil the mountain precipice, C, on...
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Travels in Canada, and the United States, in 1816 and 1817

Francis Hall - Canada - 1818 - 543 pages
...Natural Bridge, " are people who have passed their lives " within half a dozen miles, and have ne" ver been to survey these monuments of " a war between...must have shaken the earth itself, " to its centre." — Notes, p. 27. Crossing Harper's Ferry, I ascended with some toil the mountain precipice, C, on...
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Travels in Canada, and the United States: In 1816 and 1817 ...

Francis Hall - United States - 1818 - 543 pages
...unhappy '' influence on the manners of the people, pro" duced by the existence of slavery among u*. *' The whole commerce between master and " slave, is...the most "boisterous passions; the most unremitting des" potism on the one part, and degrading sub" missions on the other. Our children see this, " and...
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Trial of the Rev. Jacob Gruber, Minister in the Methodist Episcopal Church ...

David Martin - Slavery - 1819 - 111 pages
...an unhappy influence on »he manners of our people, produced by the existence of slavery among us. The whole commerce between master and slave is a perpetual...the most unremitting despotism on the one part, and degraded submission on the other." Again, "With what execration should the statesman be loaded, who,...
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