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" After a sleepless night, I trod, with a lofty step, the ruins of the Forum; each memorable spot where Romulus stood, or Tully spoke, or Caesar fell, was at once present to my eye; and several days of intoxication were lost or enjoyed before I could descend... "
The Miscellaneous Works of Edward Gibbon, Esq: With Memoirs of His Life and ... - Page 194
by Edward Gibbon - 1814
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The Eclectic Magazine of Foreign Literature, Science, and Art, Volume 18

American literature - 1849
...in some parallel passages attempted by Chateaubriand and Lamartine. " At the distance of twenty-five years, I can neither forget nor express the strong...Forum. Each memorable spot — where Romulus stood, or Tully spoke, or Caesar fell — was at once present to my eyes ; and several days of intoxication were...
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The universal class-book: a ser. of reading lessons

1844
...are well described by Gibbon the historian. " At the distance of five-and-twenty years," says he, " I can neither forget nor express the strong emotions which agitated my breast as I first approached the eternal city. After a sleepless night I trod with a lofty step the...
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Autobiography: Illus. from His Letters, with Occasional Notes and Narratives

Edward Gibbon - 1846 - 381 pages
...enthusiasm which I do not feel, I have ever scorned to affect. But, at the distance of twenty-five years, I can neither forget nor express the strong...Forum ; each memorable spot where Romulus stood, or Tully spoke, or Csesar fell, was at once present to my eye ; and several days of intoxication were...
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The Auto-biography of Edward Gibbon, Esq: Illustrated from His Letters, with ...

Edward Gibbon - 1846 - 381 pages
...enthusiasm which I do not feel, I have ever scorned to affect. But, at the distance of twenty-five years, I can neither forget nor express the strong...Forum ; each memorable spot where Romulus stood, or Tully spoke, or Caesar fell, was at once present to my eye ; and several days of intoxication were...
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Blackwood's Magazine, Volume 66

England - 1849
...in some parallel passages attempted by Chateaubriand aud Lamartine. " At the distance of twenty-five years, I can neither forget nor express the strong...sleepless night, I trod with a lofty step the ruins of the Fornm. Each memorable spot — where Romulus stood, or Tully spoke, or Cscsar fell — was at once...
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Belgium, the Rhine, Italy, Greece, and the Shores and Islands of ..., Volume 2

George Newenham Wright, Thomas Higham, Leicester Buckingham, Thomas Allom, Sir Grenville Temple, James Pattison Cockburn, James Allen - Engraving - 1851
...portrayed by Gibbon: — "At H. I the distance of twenty-five years," writes this very elegant scholar, " I can neither forget, nor express, the strong emotions...eternal city. After a sleepless night, I trod with lofty steps the ruins of the Forum. — Each memorable spot — where Romulus stood, or Tully spoke,...
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Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 66

England - 1849
...distance of twenty-five years, I can neither forget nor express the strong emotions which agi tateu my mind as I first approached and entered the Eternal...trod with a lofty step the ruins of the Forum. Each memorable1 spot — whcre.Romulus stood, or Tully spoke, or Cnesar fell — was at once present to...
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The Eclectic Magazine: Foreign Literature, Volume 18

John Holmes Agnew, Walter Hilliard Bidwell - 1849
...I can neither forget nor express the strong emotion which agitated my mind as I first approached am ring, Gospel : Work, and therein have well-being....work, were it but true hand-labor, there is something о Tully spoke, or Ca-sar fell — was at once presen to my eyqs ; and several days of intoxicatioi...
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Fireside tales for the young, Volume 2

Sarah Ellis - 1849
...portrayed by Gibbon : " At the distance of twenty-five years," writes this very elegant scholar, " I can neither forget, nor express, the strong emotions which agitated my mind, as I flrst approached and entered the Eternal City. After a sleepless night, I trod with lofty steps the...
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Essays, Political, Historical, and Miscellaneous, Volume 3

Sir Archibald Alison - Europe - 1850
...in some parallel passages attempted by Chateaubriand and Lamartine. "At the distance of twenty-five years, I can neither forget nor express the strong...Forum. Each memorable spot — where Romulus stood, or Tully spoke, or Cscsar fell — was at once present to my eyes ; and several days of intoxication were...
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