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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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History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire, Volume 1

Edward Gibbon - 1898
...and the 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...Forum ; each memorable spot where Romulus stood, or Tnlly spoke, or Caesar fell, was at once present to my eye; and several days of intoxication were lost...
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Memoirs of the Life and Writings of Edward Gibbon

Edward Gibbon - 1898 - 279 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...agitated my mind as I first approached and entered the I eternal city. After a sleepless night, I trod with a lofty step the ruins of the Forum. Each memorable...
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The World's Best Orations: From the Earliest Period to Ư the ..., Volume 8

David Josiah Brewer, Edward Archibald Allen, William Schuyler - Speeches, addresses, etc - 1899
...intoxicating draught that is described with such noble enthusiasm by Gibbon: "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 lost...
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A History of English Literature: By F.V.N. Painter

Franklin Verzelius Newton Painter - English literature - 1899 - 697 pages
...enthusiasm, and the enthusiasm which I do not feel I scorn to affect. But, at the distance of twenty-five years, I can neither forget nor express the strong...I first approached and entered the eternal city." He returned to England in 1765, and the next five years he designates as the least satisfactory of...
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The Memoirs of the Life of Edward Gibbon

Edward Gibbon - 1900
...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...mind as I first approached and entered the eternal city.1 After a sleepless night, I trod, with a lofty step, the ruins of the Forum 3 ; each memorable...
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Cathcart's Literary Reader: A Manual of English Literature : Being Typical ...

George Rhett Cathcart - American literature - 1901 - 541 pages
...the 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...approached and entered the Eternal City. After a sleepless uight I trod, with a lofty step, the ruins of the Forum ; each memorable spot where Romulus stood,...
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Proceedings of the Literary & Philosophical Society of Liverpool, Issue 56

Humanities - 1902
...visit to Eome. At length he reached the Eternal City with which his name is imperishably connected. "After a sleepless night I trod with a lofty step the ruins of the Forum ; each memorable spot where Eomulus stood, or Tully spoke, or Caesar fell, was at once present to my eye, and several days of intoxication...
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Proceedings, Volume 56

Literary and Philosophical Society of Liverpool - 1902
...visit to Eome. At length he reached the Eternal City with which his name is imperishably connected. "After a sleepless night I trod with a lofty step the ruins of the Forum ; each memorable spot where Eomulus stood, or Tully spoke, or Cassar fell, was at once present to my eye, and several days of intoxication...
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The Book of Italian Travel (1580-1900)

Henry Neville Maugham - Architecture - 1903 - 458 pages
...the 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 lost...
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Famous Orators of the World and Their Best Orations

Charles Morris - Booksellers and bookselling - 1902 - 639 pages
...intoxicating draught that is described with such noble enthusiasm by Gibbon : " 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 Csesar fell, was at once present...
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