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" 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
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Memoir of the Life, Character, and Writings of Philip Doddridge, D. D.: With ...

Philip Doddridge - 1860 - 480 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...his pursuits were too eager to be always cautious." From the Rev. W. Warburton, DD " BRANT BROUGHTON, August 13, 1739. "I am sorry to hear you have been...
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Lives of the Most Eminent English Poets

Samuel Johnson - 1861
...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 rcasoner, and the wit. But his knowledge was too multifarious to be always exact, and his pursuits...
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A Catalogue of Books, the Property of a Political Economist: With Critical ...

John Ramsay McCulloch - 1862 - 394 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 an haughty confidence, which he disdained to...
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The Christian Treasury: A Selection of Standard Treatises on Subjects of ...

T. S. Memes - 1867
...fertile of original combinations* and at once exerted tho powers of the scholar, the reasoner, and tho dying martyr, who is expressly said " to be filled...enjoy the vision of the heavenly world, and of the gavo him a haughty confidence, which he disdained to conceal or mollify ; and his impatience of opposition...
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The Poetical Works of Charles Churchill: With Copious Notes and a ..., Volume 2

Charles Churchill, William Tooke - 1864
...had not oppressed his imagination nor clouded his perspicuity. To every work he brought a memory full fraught, together with a fancy fertile of original...knowledge was too multifarious to be always exact, and his puraiits were too eager to be always cautious. His abilities gave him a haughtv consequence, which...
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Handbook to the Cathedrals of England: Western Division ...

John Murray (Firm) - 1864 - 325 pages
...fancy fertile of original combinations; and at ouce exerted the powers of the scholar, the reasouer, and the wit. But his knowledge was too multifarious...always cautious. His abilities gave him a haughty consequence, which he disdained to conceal or mollify ; and his impatience of opposition disposed him...
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Life of Philip Doddridge, with notices of some of his comtemporaries, and ...

David Addison Harsha - 1865
...had not oppressed his imagination nor clouded his perspicuity. To every work he brought a memory full fraught, together with a fancy fertile of original...powers of the scholar, the reasoner, and the wit.' A remarkably warm friendship existed between Warburton and Doddridge ; anil it is interesting to read...
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The Book of Authors: A Collection of Criticisms, Ana, Môts, Personal ...

William Clark Russell - 1871 - 516 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 an haughty confidence, which he disdained to...
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A Critical Dictionary of English Literature, and British and ..., Volume 3

Samuel Austin Allibone - 1871
...oppressed his imagination nor clouded his perspicacity. To every work lie. brought ti memory full-fraught, together with a fancy fertile of original combinations,...exerted the powers of the scholar, the reasoner, and tho wit. lint his knowledge was too multifarious to be always exact, and his pursuits too eager to...
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A Critical Dictionary of English Literature: And British and ..., Volume 3

Samuel Austin Allibone - 1871
...oppressed his imagination nor clouded his perspicacity. 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 reasonor, and the wit. But hie knowledge was too multifarious to be always exact, and hid pursuits...
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