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" ... who have published discourses of practical divinity. I no sooner saw this venerable man in the pulpit, but I very much approved of my friend's insisting upon the qualifications of a good aspect and a clear voice; for I was so charmed with the gracefulness... "
The art of preaching, by a clergyman of the English Church - Page 89
by Art - 1876 - 112 pages
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The Spectator, Volume 2

1729
...as with the Difcourfes he pronounced, that I think I never pafled any Time more to my Satista&ion. A Sermon repeated after this Manner, is like the Composition of a Poet in the) Mouth of a graceful A Star. 1 could heartily wifh that more of our Country-Clergy would follow this Example 4 and inftead...
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The Spectator, Volume 2

1729
...his Figure and Delivery, as well as with the Difcourfes he pronounced, that 1 think I never paflcd any Time more to my Satisfaction. A Sermon repeated after this Manner, is like the Compofition of a Poet in the Mouth of a graceful Aftor. I could heartily wifh that more of our Country-Clergy...
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Harrison's British Classicks, Volume 4

1786
...with the dilcourfes mounccd, that I think I never paflTed anytime more to my fatisfaclion. A fei-mon repeated after this manner, is like the composition of a poet in the mouth of a graceful aitor. I could heartily wifh that more of our country-clergy would follow this example; and inftead...
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The British Essayists: The Spectator

Alexander Chalmers - 1802
...qualifications of a good aspect and a clear voice; for I was so charmed with the gracefulness of his figure and delivery, as well as with the discourses he pronounced,...heartily wish that more of our country clergy would follow this example; and instead of wasting their spirits in laborious compositions of their own, would...
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The British essayists; with prefaces by A. Chalmers, Volume 7

British essayists - 1802
...qualifications of a good aspect and a clear voice; for I was so charmed with the gracefulness of his figure and delivery, as well as with the discourses he pronounced,...any time more to my satisfaction. A sermon repeated afier this manner, is like the composition of a poet in the mouth of a graceful actor. I could heartily...
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The Gentleman's Magazine, Volume 78, Part 1

1808
...and a clear voice ; for I was so charmed with the gracefulness of his figure and delivery, as well ^s with the discourses he pronounced, that I think I...heartily wish that more of our country clergy would follow this example; and instead of wasting their spirits in labori• ous compositions of their own,...
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The Works of the Right Honourable Joseph Addison, Volume 3

Joseph Addison - 1811
...and a clear voice ; for I was so charmed with the gracefulness of his figure and delivery, as well as the discourses he pronounced, that I think I never...heartily wish that more of our country clergy would follow this example ; and, instead of wasting their spirits in laborious compositions of their own,...
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The Spectator

Joseph Addison, Richard Hurd - 1811
...and a clear voice ; for I was so charmed with the gracefulness of his figure and delivery, as well as the discourses he pronounced, that I think I never...this manner, is like the composition of a poet in the month of a graceful actor. those other talents that are proper to enforce what has been penned by greater...
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Lessons in Elocution, Or, A Selection of Pieces in Prose and Verse: For the ...

William Scott - 1814 - 407 pages
...aspect, and a clear voice ; for I was so charmed with the graceL2 ™-.i.--._ fulness of his figure and delivery, as well as with the discourses he pronounced,...composition of a poet, in the mouth of a graceful actor. VI. — The Folly of Inconsistent Expectations — AITKIN. THIS world may be considered as a great...
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Lessons in Elocution: Or, A Selection of Pieces in Prose and Verse, for the ...

William Scott - 1817 - 407 pages
...a good aspect, aad u clear voice ; for I was so charmed with the graceL2 fulness of his figure and delivery, as well as with the discourses he pronounced, that I think 1 never passed- tiny time more to my satisfaction. A sermon repeated after this manner, is like the...
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