Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books
" To every work he brought a memory full fraught, together with a fancy fertile of original combinations, and at once exerted the powers of the scholar, the reasoner, and the wit. "
Lives of eminent and illustrious Englishmen, ed. by G. G. Cunningham - Page 14
by Englishmen - 1836
Full view - About this book

Discourses and Dissertations on the Scriptural Doctrines of Atonement ...

William Magee - 1812
...oppressed his imagination, nor clouded his perspica. city. To every work he brought a memory full fraught, with a fancy fertile of original combinations, and...powers of the scholar, the reasoner, and the wit. But hi* knowledge was too multifarious to be always exact, and his pursuits were too eager to be always...
Full view - About this book

Literary Anecdotes of the Eighteenth Century;: Comprizing ..., Volume 5

John Nichols - 1812
...not oppressed his Imagination, nor clouded his perspicacity. To every work he brought a memory full fraught, together with a fancy fertile of original...and at once exerted the powers of the Scholar, the Reasoncr, and the Wit. But his knowledge was too multifarious to be always exact, and his pursuits...
Full view - About this book

Discourses and Dissertations on the Scriptural Doctrines of Atonement ...

William Magee - 1813 - 541 pages
...oppressed his imagination, nor clouded his perspicuity. To every work he brought a memory Full fraught, with a fancy fertile of original combinations, and...eager to be always cautious. His abilities gave him an haughty confidence, which he disdained to conceal or mollify; and his impatience of opposition disposed...
Full view - About this book

Pantologia. A new (cabinet) cyclopædia, by J.M. Good, O. Gregory ..., Volume 12

John Mason Good - 1813
...unlimited inquiry, with wonderful extent and variety of knowledge. To every work he brought a memory full fraught, together with a fancy fertile of original...combinations, and at once exerted the powers of the scholar ,Nhe reasoner, and the wit. But his knowledge was loo multifarious to be always exrfct ; and his pursuits...
Full view - About this book

Pantologia. A new (cabinet) cyclopædia, by J.M. Good, O. Gregory ..., Volume 12

John Mason Good - 1819
...unlimited inquiry, with wonderful extent and \jriety of knowledge. To every work he brought a memory full fraught, together with a fancy fertile of original...combinations, and at once exerted the powers of the scholat, the reasoner, and the wit, But hi* knowledge was too multifarious to be always exact ; and...
Full view - About this book

General Biography: Or, Lives, Critical and Historical, of the ..., Volume 10

John Aikin - 1815
...not oppressed his imagination, nor clouded his perspicacity. To every work he brought a memory full fraught, together with a fancy fertile of original...always cautious. His abilities gave him a haughty consequence, which he disdained to conceal or mollify ; and his impatience of op» position disposed...
Full view - About this book

The General Biographical Dictionary:: Containing an Historical and Critical ...

1817
...not oppressed his imagination nor clouded his perspicacity. To every work he brought a memory full fraught, together with a fancy fertile of original...always cautious. His abilities gave him a haughty consequence, which he disdained to conceal or mollify ; and his impatience of opposition disposed him...
Full view - About this book

The General Biographical Dictionary, Volume 31

Alexander Chalmers - 1817
...not oppressed his imagination nor clouded his perspicacity. To every work lie brought a memory full fraught, together with a fancy fertile of original...always cautious. His abilities gave him a haughty consequence, which he disdained to conceal or mollify ; and his impatience of opposition disposed him...
Full view - About this book

Walks Through Bath: Describing Every Thing Worthy of Interest, Including ...

Pierce Egan - 1819 - 329 pages
...not oppressed his imagination, nor clouded his perspicacity. To every work he brought a memory full fraught, together with a fancy fertile of original...multifarious to be always exact, and his pursuits too eager to be always cautious. His abilities gave him a haughty confidence, which he disdained to...
Full view - About this book

The Works of Samuel Johnson, Ll. D.: Containing Lives of the poets

Samuel Johnson, Arthur Murphy - 1820
...not oppressed his imagination, nor clouded his perspicacity. To every work he brought a memory full fraught, together with a fancy fertile of original...multifarious to be always exact, and his pursuits too eager to be always cautious. His abilities gave him an haughty confidence, which he disdained to...
Full view - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search
  4. Download EPUB
  5. Download PDF