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" For, e'en though vanquished, he could argue still, While words of learned length and thundering sound Amazed the gazing rustics ranged around; And still they gazed, and still the wonder grew That one small head could carry all he knew. "
Advanced Course of Composition and Rhetoric: A Series of Practical Lessons ... - Page 269
by George Payn Quackenbos - 1861
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English Synonymes: With Copious Illustrations and Explanations, Drawn from ...

George Crabb - 1826 - 768 pages
...the lowest orders of countrymen ; In arguing too the parson own'd his skill, For ev'n tho' vanquish'd he could argue still ; While words of learned length and thundering sound Amaz'd the gazing nulics rang'd around. GOLDSMITH. . Th' astonish'd mother finds a vacant nest, By...
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Specimens of the Lyrical, Descriptive, and Narrative Poets of Great Britain ...

John Johnstone (of Edinburgh.) - 1828 - 600 pages
...ran that he could gauge. In arguing, too, the' parson own'd his skill ; For, even though vanquish'd, he could argue still : While words of learned length...thundering sound Amazed the gazing rustics ranged around ; And still they gazed, and still the wonder grew, That one small head could carry all he knew. WILLIAM...
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Exercises in Reading and Recitations: Founded on the Enquiry in the ...

John Barber - 1828 - 310 pages
...severe in aught, The love he bore in learning was his fault; In arguing too, the parson owned his skill; While words of learned length, and thundering sound Amazed the gazing rustics ranged around— And still they gazed and still the wonder grew That one small head could carry all he knew. " EXPOSTULATION."...
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Chambers's Cyclopędia of English Literature: A History ..., Volumes 3-4

Robert Chambers - 1830 - 844 pages
...tides presage And e'en the story ran that he could gauge ; In arguing, too, the parson олупеа powercd, they jvAu Ш «util Шй йпяофв» I...close around their head, ley sink for ever, numbered And still they gazed, and still the wonder grew, That one smalihead could carry all he knew. But past...
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North American Archives of Medical & Surgical Science, Volume 1

Eli Geddings - 1835 - 476 pages
...appropriate name. It is true that all this served some of the purposes of the surgeon well enough, when "Words of learned length and thundering sound Amazed the gazing rustics ranged around." The practice of the Baltimore Infirmary have given me frequent opportunities to notice the mischiefs...
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A Third Book for Reading and Spelling: With Simple Rules and Instructions ...

Samuel Worcester - 1837 - 264 pages
...And even the story ran that he could gauge : 4. In arguing, too, the parson owned his skill, For even though vanquished he could argue still ; While words...thundering sound, Amazed the gazing rustics ranged around ; And still they gazed, and still the wonder grew, That one small head should carry all he knew. But...
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The Life of Oliver Goldsmith, M.B.: From a Variety of Original Sources, Volume 2

Sir James Prior - 1837 - 564 pages
...person in question, might have been given it ; one probable characteristic however is retained — " While words of learned length, and thundering sound, Amazed the gazing rustics ranged around." The school-house is still shown ; here there may be some straining of fact as to identity, for no place...
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The Life of Oliver Goldsmith, M.B.: From a Variety of Original Sources, Volume 2

Sir James Prior - 1837 - 558 pages
...person in question, might have been given it ; one probable characteristic however is retained — " While words of learned length, and thundering sound, Amazed the gazing rustics ranged around." The school-house is still shown ; here there may be some straining of fact as to identity, for no place...
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American Quarterly Review, Volume 21

1837 - 536 pages
...person in question, might have been given it; one probable characteristic however is retained— ' While words of learned length, and thundering sound, Amazed the gazing rustics ranged around.' The school-house is still shown; here there may be some straining of fact as to identity, for no place...
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American Quarterly Review, Volume 21

1837 - 552 pages
...person in question, might have been given it; one probable characteristic however is retained— ' While words of learned length, and thundering sound, Amazed the gazing rustics ranged around.' The school,house is still shown ; here there may be some straining of fact as to identity, for no place...
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