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" Before I had learned from the note the name and business of my visitor, I was struck with the manliness of his person, the breadth of his chest, the openness of his countenance, and the inquietude of his eye. "
The Life of John Ledyard, the American Traveller: Comprising Selections Form ... - Сторінка 290
автори: Jared Sparks - 1828 - 325 стор.
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Nooks and Corners of the New England Coast

Samuel Adams Drake - 1875 - 459 стор.
...the expedition. "Before I had learned," says the gentleman to whom Sir Joseph's letter was addressed, "the name and business of my visitor, I was struck...of his countenance, and the inquietude of his eye. Spreading the map of Africa before him, and tracing a line from Cairo to Sennaar, and thence westward...
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Journal, Том 6

Royal Institution of Cornwall - 1881
...constitution of iron. No stranger could help being ' struck (as Sir Joseph Banks was with Ledyard) with the breadth of his chest, the openness of his countenance, and the restlessness of his eye.' He was gifted in an eminent degree with that passive courage which is so...
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Journal of the Royal Institution of Cornwall, Том 6

Royal Institution of Cornwall - 1881
...constitution of iron. No stranger could help being ' struck (as Sir Joseph Banks was with Ledyard) with the breadth of his chest, the openness of his countenance, and the restlessness of his eye.' He was gifted in an eminent degree with that passive courage which is so...
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The American Monthly Magazine, Том 6

1895
...by one of the projectors, before he had learned either his name or his business: " I was struck by the manliness of his person, the breadth of his chest,...of his countenance, and the inquietude of his eye." He engaged in the service of this company with great enthusiasm, and sailed from London, June, 1788;...
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Major James Rennel and the Rise of Modern English Geography

Sir Clements Robert Markham - 1895 - 232 стор.
...proposed to him to take service under the African Association. Sir Joseph sent Ledyard to Mr. Beaufoy, who was " struck with the manliness of his person, the...of his countenance, and the inquietude of his eye." Spreading a map of Africa before him, Mr. Beaufoy drew a line from Cairo to Senaar, and thence westward...
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The Quarterly review, Том 17

1817
...inquisitive and adventurous, unsubdued by difficulties and uuappalled by dangers. He was particularly struck with the manliness of his person, the breadth...his chest, the openness of his countenance and the mquietude of his eye ; his iigure, scarcely above the middle size, expressed great strength and activity....
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American Traveler: The Life and Adventures of John Ledyard, the Man Who ...

James Zug - 2009 - 384 стор.
...Beaufoy's home. "Before I learnt from the note the name and business of my Visitor," wrote Beaufoy in 1790, "I was struck with the manliness of his person, the...of his countenance, and the inquietude of his eye." After introductions they went into Beaufoy's parlor to look at maps of Africa. Ledyard told him of...
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The Making of John Ledyard: Empire and Ambition in the Life of an Early ...

Edward G. Gray - 2008 - 239 стор.
...traveler: "[Even before reading Banks's letter testifying to Ledyard's fitness for the expedition,] I was struck with the manliness of his person, the...of his countenance, and the inquietude of his eye." After all those years of working to perfect that gentlemanly art of manufactured persona, it would...
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Power, Faith, and Fantasy: America in the Middle East, 1776 to the Present

Michael B. Oren - 2007 - 778 стор.
...attention of the prestigious African Society and of its flamboyant secretary, Henry Beaufoy. Impressed with the "manliness of his person, the breadth of...openness of his countenance, and the inquietude of his eyes," Beaufoy proposed that Ledyard probe the length of the Nile, from Cairo to Sennar in the eastern...
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The Quarterly Review

William Gifford, Sir John Taylor Coleridge, John Gibson Lockhart, Whitwell Elwin, William Macpherson, William Smith, Sir John Murray (IV), Rowland Edmund Prothero (Baron Ernle) - 1828
...learnt from the note the name and business of my visiter, I was struck with the manliness of his perton, the breadth of his chest, the openness of his countenance,...Africa before him, and tracing a line from Cairo to Sennaar, and from thence westward in the latitude and supposed direction .of the Niger, I told him,...
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