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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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AUTOBIOGRAPHY MEMOIRS OF EDWARD GIBBON, ESQ

WILLIAM D. HOWELLS - 1877
...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...entered the eternal city. After a sleepless night 1 trod, with a lofty step, the rains of the Forum ; each memorable spot where Romulus stood, or Tally...
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GIBBON

JAMES COTTER MORISON, M.A. - 1878
...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...the ruins of the Forum. Each memorable spot where Kornulus stood, or Tully spoke, or Csesar fell, was at once present to my eye, and several days of...
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Masters in History: Gibbon, Grote, Macaulay, Motley

Peter Anton - Agriculture - 1880 - 252 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...
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A Thousand Thoughts from Various Authors

Arthur B. Davison - English literature - 1880 - 374 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 lost...
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The World's Cyclopedia of Biography, Volume 3

Biography - 1883
...the enthusiasm which I do not feel I have ever scorned to affect. But at the distance of twentyfive 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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The ministry of the beautiful; or, The Christian's companion for field and ...

Burlington B. Wale - 1883
...upon his mind at his first beholding Rome : " At the distance of five-and-twenty years," said 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 lofty step the ruins...
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A Hand-book of English and American Literature

Esther J. Trimble Lippincott - American literature - 1884 - 518 pages
...son." Tin- lady afterwards became Madame Necker, and was the mother of the celebrated Madame de Stael. emotions which agitated my mind as I first approached...Forum. Each memorable spot where Romulus stood, or Tully spoke, or Casar fell, was, at once, present to my eye, and several days of intoxication were...
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Our Album of Authors,: A Cyclopedia of Popular Literary People,

Frank McAlpine - Authors, American - 1886 - 416 pages
...scorned to affect. But, at the distance of twentyfive years, I can neither forget nor express the stormy emotions which agitated my mind as I first approached...the ruins of the forum ; each memorable spot where Eomulus stood, or Tully spoke, or Cœsar fell, was at once present to my eye ; and several days of...
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Scribner's Magazine, Volume 45

Edward Livermore Burlingame - 1909
...it does, the enthusiasm of an unemotional man. "At the distance of twenty-five years," he wrote, '' I can neither forget nor express the strong emotions...Forum; each memorable spot where Romulus stood or Cicero spoke or Ca;sar fell was at once present to my eye." The admirer of Gibbon as he travels northward...
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Orient Line Guide: Chapters for Travellers by Sea and Land Illustrated

William John Loftie - Ocean travel - 1888 - 439 pages
...very susceptible of enthusiasm, says of his first sight of Rome : — " 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 Cassar fell, was at once present to my eye; and several days intoxication were lost...
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