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" But the last glorious act crowns his career, and banishes all hesitation. Who, like Washington, after having emancipated an hemisphere, resigned its crown, and preferred the retirement of domestic life to the adoration of a land he might be almost said... "
The Speeches...delivered at the Bar, and on Various Public Occasions in ... - Page 43
by Charles Phillips - 1817 - 213 pages
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Elocution Made Easy, Containing Rules and Selections for Declamation and Reading

Rufus Claggett - 1855
...t Peasant, one who labors in the country. || Sage, a wise man } Veteran, an old soldier. ' sphere, resigned its crown, and preferred the retirement of...and just less than sage? All thou hast been reflects less fame on thee, Far less than all thou hast forborne to be !" Such, sir, is the testimony of one...
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The United States Speaker: a Copious Selection of Exercises in Elocution ...

John Epy Lovell - Readers - 1855
...act crowns his career, and banishes all hesitation. Who, like Washington, after having emancipated a hemisphere, resigned its crown and preferred the retirement...glory's page, Thou more than soldier, and just less tlian sage? All thou hast been reflects less fame on thee, Far less than all thou hast forborne to...
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The Fifth, Or, Elocutionary Reader, in which the Principles of Elocution are ...

Salem Town - Readers - 1855 - 480 pages
...act crowns his career, and banishes all hesitation. Who like Washington, after having emancipated a hemisphere, resigned its crown, and preferred the...of a land he might be almost said to have created ! Happy, proud America! The lightnings of heaven yielded to your philosophy ! The temptations of earth...
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North American First Class Reader: The Sixth Book of Tower's Series for ...

David Bates Tower, Cornelius Walker - Readers - 1855 - 426 pages
...crown, and preferred the retirement of domestic life to the adoration of a land he might almost be said to have created? " How shall we rank thee upon Glory's page, Tliou more than soldier, and just less than sage ? All thou hast been reflects loss fame on thee, Far...
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The Gentleman's Magazine, Volume 201

Early English newspapers - 1856
...common to him with the meanest citizen of the States ; we are tempted to exclaim with the poet, — " How shall we rank thee upon glory's page ! Thou more than soldier ! and just less than sage ! All that thou art reflects less fame on thee, Far less, than all thou hast forborne to be !" But the most...
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Irish Eloquence: The Speeches of the Celebrated Irish Orators, Philips ...

Member of the bar - Speeches, addresses, etc., English - 1857 - 543 pages
...act crowns his career, and banishes all hesitation. Who, like Washington, after having emancipated a hemisphere, resigned its crown, and preferred the...just less than sage ; All thou hast been reflects less fame on thee, Far less than all thou hast forborne to be !" Such, Sir, is the testimony of one...
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Progressive Fifth Elocutionary Reader

Salem Town - 1857
...Washington, after having emancipated a hemisphere, resigned its crown, and preferred the retirement ui' domestic life, to the adoration of a land he might be almost said to have created ! Happy, proud America ! The lightnings of heaven yielded to your philosophy! The temptations of earth...
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Irish Eloquence: The Speeches of the Celebrated Irish Orators, Philips ...

A member of the bar - Orators - 1857 - 543 pages
...act crowns his career, and banishes all hesitation. Who, like Washington, after having emancipated a hemisphere, resigned its crown, and preferred the retirement of domestic life to the adoration of a Jand he might he almost said to have created ? " How shall we rank thee upon glory's page, Thou more...
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The Science and Art of Elocution and Oratory: Containing Specimens of the ...

Worthy Putnam - Elocution - 1858 - 407 pages
...act crowns his career, and banishes all hesitation. Who, like Washington, after having emancipated a hemisphere, resigned its crown, and preferred the...and just less than sage; All thou hast been reflects less fame on thee, Far less, than all thou hast forborne to be ! " 7. Such, sir, is the testimony of...
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Osgood's Progressive Fifth Reader: Embracing a System of Instruction in the ...

Lucius Osgood - Readers (Elementary) - 1858 - 480 pages
...act crowns his career and banishes all hesitation. Who, like Washington, after having emancipated a hemisphere, resigned its crown and preferred the retirement...just less than sage ? .•All thou hast been reflects less fame on thee, "Tar less than all thou hast forborne to be !" Happy, proud America! The lightnings...
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