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" and attentively read these Holy Scriptures, and am of opinion that this " Volume, independently of its divine origin, contains more true sublimity, ' more exquisite beauty, more pure morality, more important history, and * finer strains both of Poetry... "
The Gentleman's Magazine - Page 57
1819
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Laconics: Or Instructive Miscellanies, Selected from the Best Authors ...

A general reader - Aphorisms and apothegms - 1827 - 188 pages
...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 books that were ever composed in any age...
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A critical and practical elucidation of the Book of common prayer ..., Volume 1

John Shepherd - 1828
...book. " I have regularly and attentively perused these Holy Scrip" tures ; and am of opinion, that this volume, independently of " its divine origin,...morality, more important history, and finer "strains of poetry and eloquence, than can be collected from " all other books, in whatever age or language...
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Sermons

Edward Payson - Congregational churches - 1828 - 503 pages
...divine origin, contains more sublimity, purer morality, more important history, and finer strains of eloquence, than can be collected from all other books, in whatever language they may have been written." How well he was qualified to make this remark, and how much it implied in his lips, may be...
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The Pleiad: A Series of Adbrigements from Seven Distinguished Writers on the ...

Francis Wrangham - Apologetics - 1828 - 300 pages
...diyine origin, contains more sublimity, purer morality, more important history, and finer strains of eloquence, than can be collected from all other books, in whatever language they may have been written. '* (Life by Lord Teignmouth, II. 236, 245, 8vo edit.) In a Discourse likewise, addressed to...
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Memoirs and select remains of ... John Cooke [ed.] by G. Redford

John Cooke - 1828
...contains more sublimity and beauty,—more pure morality,—more important history,—and finer strains of poetry and eloquence, than can be collected from all other books, in whatever language or age, they may have been composed." C. They have exerted all their faculties, employed every method...
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Sermons

Edward Payson - Congregational churches - 1828 - 503 pages
...divine origin, contains more sublimity, purer morality, more important history, and finer strains of eloquence, than can be collected from all other books, in whatever language they 12 THE BIBLE may have been written." How well he was qualified to make this remark, and how much it...
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Select female biography; comprising memoirs of eminent British ladies. By ...

Mary Roberts - 1829
...characters that ever adorned and dignified human nature; " it contained, independently of a divine origin, more true sublimity, more exquisite beauty, more pure...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...
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Lectures to Young Men, on the Formation of Character, &c: Originally ...

Joel Hawes - Books and reading - 1829 - 172 pages
...divine origin, con tains more sublimity, purer morality, more important history, and finer strains of eloquence, than can be collected from all other books, in whatever language they may have been written." Embrace this volume then, my friends, to your bosom. Let it be a lamp to your feet, and a...
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Quarterly register and journal of the American education society ..., Volume 1

American education society - 1829
...divine origin, contains more sublimity, purer morality, more important history, and finer strains of eloquence, than can be collected from all other books, in whatever language they muy have been written." 196 STCDY OP THE HEBREW. 197 in advance of other writings, in all the respects...
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The Calumet: New Series of the Harbinger of Peace, Volume 1

Peace - 1831
...and attentively read these Holy Scriptures, and a ii of opinion that this volume, independently ol its divine origin, contains more true sublimity, more...can be collected from all other books, in whatever age or language they may have heen written.'1 Other men of eminent learning and worth, have borne a...
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