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" ... uncultivated and irregular, was original and comprehensive. Ardent in his wishes, yet calm in his deliberations ; daring in his purposes, but guarded in his measures ; impatient of control, yet capable of strong endurance ; adventurous beyond the... "
The New-York magazine; or, Literary repository - Page 497
1791
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The Critical Review: Or, Annals of Literature, Volume 70; Volume 1790

Tobias George Smollett - English literature - 1790
...daring in his purpofes, but guarded in his mcafurcs.; impatient of cqntroul, yet capable of ftrong endurance ; adventurous beyond the conception of ordinary...precautions, he appeared to be formed by nature for atchievemcnts of hardihood and peril." , r • The hiftory of Mr. Lucas is lefs fingular. He had fpent...
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The Critical Review, Or, Annals of Literature, Volume 70

Tobias George Smollett - English literature - 1790
...impatient of controul, yet capab'e of ftrong endurance ; adventurous beyond the conception of ordinary mm, yet wary and confiderate, and attentive to all precautions,...by nature for achievements of hardihood and peril.' The hiftory of Mr. Lucas is lefs fingular. He had fpent much time in Morocco, as fucceffively vice-conful...
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The Bee,: Or Literary Weekly Intelligencer, Volume 1

James Anderson - 1791
...daring in his purpofes, but guarded in his meafures ; impatient of controul, yet capable of flrong endurance ; adventurous beyond the conception of ordinary...by nature for achievements of hardihood and peril. They who compare the extent of his pilgrimage through the vaft regions of Tartary, with the fcantinefs...
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The Quarterly Review, Volume 38

William Gifford, Sir John Taylor Coleridge, John Gibson Lockhart, Whitwell Elwin, William Macpherson, William Smith, Sir John Murray IV, Rowland Edmund Prothero Baron Ernle, George Walter Prothero - English literature - 1828
...of strong endurance ; adventurous beyond the conception of ordinary men, yet wary and considerate, and attentive to all precautions, he appeared to be...by nature for achievements of hardihood and peril.' * Thus perished, in the vigour of manhood, the first victim, in modern times, to African discovery....
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The General biographical dictionary: containing an historical and critical ...

Alexander Chalmers - Biography - 1815
...capable of strong endurance; adventurous beyond the conception of ordinary men, yet wary and considerate, and attentive to all precautions, he appeared to be...by nature for achievements of hardihood and peril." i LEE (EDWARD), archbishop of York, was born in 1482, and was the son 'of Richard Lee, of Lee Magna...
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The General Biographical Dictionary: Containing an Historical and ..., Volume 20

Alexander Chalmers - Biography - 1815
...capable of strong endurance; adventurous beyond the conception of ordinary men, yet wary and considerate, and attentive to all precautions, he appeared to be...by nature for achievements of hardihood and peril." ' LEE (EDWARD), archhishop of York, was born in 1482, and was the son of Richard Lee, of Lee Magna...
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The Terrific Register: Or, Record of Crimes, Judgments, Providences, and ...

Adventure and adventurers - 1825
...ordinary conception, yet wary and considerate ; calm in his deliberations, guarded in his measures, attentive to all precautions, he appeared to be formed by nature for achievwments of hardihood and difficulty. " My distresses," said he on one occasion, " have been greater...
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The Percy Anecdotes: Original and Select [by] Sholto and Reuben ..., Volume 3

Anecdotes - 1826
...ordinary conception, yet wary and considerate ; calm in his deliberations, guarded in his measures, attentive to all precautions, he appeared to be formed by nature for achievements of hardihood and difficulty. " My distresses," said he on one occasion, " have been greater than I have ever owned,...
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The Southern Review, Volume 2

1828
...of strong endurance ; adventurous beyond the conception of ordinary men ; yet, wary and considerate, and attentive to all precautions, he appeared to be...by nature for achievements of hardihood and peril." p. 324.. The acts of Ledyard's life, as his biographer well obser\res, "demand notice, less on account...
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The Quarterly Review, Volume 38

William Gifford, Sir John Taylor Coleridge, John Gibson Lockhart, Whitwell Elwin, William Macpherson, Sir John Murray IV, Sir William Smith, Rowland Edmund Prothero Baron Ernle, George Walter Prothero - 1828
...of strong endurance ; adventurous beyond the conception of ordinary men, yet wary and considerate, and attentive to all precautions, he appeared to be...by nature for achievements of hardihood and peril.' * Thus perished, in the vigour of manhood, the first victim, in modern times, to African discover}-....
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