Lecturing sentence example

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  • "Are you lecturing me again?" he asked, entertained.
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  • She made her living selling her art and guest lecturing at colleges.
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  • "What would you say to them?" he asked instead of lecturing her.
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  • He was delayed, and used the interval to spend two or three months at Oxford, where he found John Colet lecturing on the Epistle to the Romans.
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  • He soon became popular as a lecturer; but the peculiarities of his teaching almost immediately aroused a violent opposition on the part of the university authorities; and before the end of the year he was interdicted from lecturing on the ground of his alleged pietism.
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  • Prohibited from lecturing in Leipzig, Francke in 1690 found work at Erfurt as "deacon" of one of the city churches.
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  • Lecturing on Isaiah he condemned current ecclesiastical abuses, and in a public disputation (loth of August 1523) was so successful that Erasmus writing to Zurich said "Oecolampadius has the upper hand amongst us."
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  • He paid frequent visits to Europe, Japan and the United States (where his son Rathindranath became a student in the university of California), and carried through several lecturing tours.
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  • The work of lecturing was an intense strain to him, but its influence was immense: to attend one of Westcott's lectures - even to watch him lecturing - was an experience which lifted and solemnized many a man to whom the references to Origen or Rupert of Deutz were almost ludicrously unintelligible.
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  • While thus engaged he determined to trace the history and describe the existing condition of each of the arts and sciences on which he was lecturing, being perhaps incited by the Bibliothecae of Albrecht von Haller.
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  • His preaching and lecturing drew great crowds both in the Dominion and in the United States, and he was five times president of the Canadian conference.
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  • During the last years of his life Dr Talmage ceased to preach, and devoted himself to editing, writing and lecturing.
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  • He threw himself with characteristic energy into his new work, visiting, preaching and lecturing in every part of his diocese.
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  • It was understood, however, that Garrison would do most of the editorial work, while Lundy would spend most of his time in lecturing and procuring subscribers.
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  • Garrison countenanced the activity of women in the cause, even to the extent of allowing them to vote and speak in the anti-slavery societies, and appointing them as lecturing agents; moreover, he believed in the political equality of the sexes, to which a strong party was opposed upon social and religious grounds.
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  • Subsequently he appears to have travelled in the East (Petra and Egypt) and to have made himself famous by lecturing in the great cities of the Mediterranean.
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  • After a childhood spent in an austerity which stigmatized as unholy even the novels of Sir Walter Scott, he began his college career at the age of fourteen at a time when Christopher North and Dr Ritchie were lecturing on Moral Philosophy and Logic. His first philosophical advance was stimulated by Thomas Brown's Cause and Effect, which introduced him to the problems which were to occupy his thought.
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  • Besides the abolition of tests, effected by the act of 1871, many of the reforms there suggested, such as the revival of the faculties, the reorganization of the professoriate, the abolition of celibacy as a condition of the tenure of fellowships, and the combination of the colleges for lecturing purposes, were incorporated in the act of 1877, or subsequently adopted by the university.
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  • Finally, in 1838, the unrestricted right of lecturing was restored to him.
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  • Later, in 1804, we find him with a class of about thirty, lecturing on his whole system; but his average attendance was rather less.
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  • He became a writer and lecturer on socialism and was closely connected with the work of the Socialist Labor party from 1874 to 1884, then devoted himself almost exclusively to lecturing until his appointment to a post in the bureau of labour statistics.
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  • When the shock of his son's death incapacitated him from lecturing during the session of 1809-1810, his place was taken, at his own request, by Dr Thomas Brown, who in 1810 was appointed conjoint professor.
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  • After lecturing in her native city, Hypatia ultimately became the recognized head of the Neoplatonic school there (c. 400).
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  • In 1889-1890 she went on a lecturing tour in the United States.
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  • In 1713 he produced a reformed liturgy, and soon afterwards founded a society for promoting primitive Christianity, lecturing in support of his theories at London, Bath and Tunbridge Wells.
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  • As the leading "aesthete," Oscar Wilde became one of the most prominent personalities of the day; apart from the ridicule he encountered, his affected paradoxes and his witty sayings were quoted on all sides, and in 1882 he went on a lecturing tour in the United States.
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  • The year 1851, while he was lecturing on physiology at Konigsberg, saw the brilliant invention of the ophthalmoscope, an instrument which has been of inestimable value to medicine.
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  • In 1818 he resumed his labours at Emmitsburg, and from this time until 1834 he held an almost unparalleled place in the American church, being constantly consulted by clergy throughout the country, besides lecturing, teaching, preaching and caring for his parish.
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  • He wrote several works on chemistry, and took a leading part in advocating women's education, helping to found the school of medicine for women, and lecturing there from 1872 till his death.
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  • He hated lecturing, and was bored with the importunities of the fanatical preachers; and in 1574 he returned to France, and made his home for the next twenty years with Chastaigner.
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  • He hated lecturing, and there were those among his friends who erroneously believed that with the success of Henry IV.
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  • (For his legal system and its history see Mahommedan Law.) His life was one of extreme honour and dignity, but uneventful, being given to study, lecturing on law and acting as mufti and judge.
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  • The combatants were fully deployed, and their battle was the first example of the form that has ' For example, a British officer lecturing at the staff college on his return from Thrace told his hearers that the Bulgarian 7th Div.
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  • In 1832 he returned to Tubingen and became repetent in the university, lecturing on logic, history of philosophy, Plato, and history of ethics, with great success.
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  • A few months after his marriage he published the first and only volume of his Elements of Chemical Philosophy, with a dedication to his wife, and was also re-elected professor of chemistry at the Royal Institution, though he would not pledge himself to deliver lectures, explaining that he wished to be free from the routine of lecturing in order to have more time for original work.
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  • He also visited Spa, in Belgium, about 1870, and in October 1887 went for a lecturing tour in the United States.
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  • For more than a generation he went about the country lecturing in cities, towns and villages, before learned societies, rustic lyceums and colleges; and there was no man on the platform in America who excelled him in distinction, in authority, or in stimulating eloquence.
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  • On his return, after i108, he found William lecturing no longer at Notre-Dame, but in a monastic retreat outside the city, and there battle was again joined between them.
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  • His discomfited rival still had power to keep him from lecturing in Paris, but soon failed in this last effort also.
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  • He not long after was seen once more upon the field of his early triumphs lecturing on Mount St Genevieve in 1136 (when he was heard by John of Salisbury), but it was only for a brief space: no new triumph, but a last great trial, awaited him in the few years to come of his chequered life.
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  • He gave up his post in 1868, and, after a lecturing tour in the United States, joined the staff of the Daily News as leader-writer in 1870.
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  • From that time he occupied himself in lecturing and the publication of philosophical works.
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  • Forster gradually began to take an active part in public affairs by speaking and lecturing.
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  • But gradually he devoted less of his time to practice and more to lecturing in the Harvard Law School, to editing court reports and to contributions to law journals, especially on historical and biographical lines, in which his erudition was unsurpassed.
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  • He began to practise medicine at Haarlem, but devoted himself mainly to lecturing on physical subjects.
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  • On lecturing tours she and her husband travelled as far west as Indiana and into Maryland and Virginia.
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  • From the lycee he passed to the Normal School of Paris, where Laromiguiere was then lecturing on philosophy.
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  • He continued, however, to contribute articles to the North British Review, which, previously a Scottish Free Church organ, had been acquired by friends in sympathy with him, and which for some years (until 1872, when it ceased to appear) actively promoted the interests of a high-class Liberalism in both temporal and ecclesiastical matters; he also did a good deal of lecturing on historical subjects.
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  • In December 1660 he was serving as tutor of Christ Church, lecturing in Greek, rhetoric and philosophy.
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  • Besides his lecturing and literary labours, Sidgwick took an active part in the business of the university, and in many forms of social and philanthropic work.
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  • In 1838 he opposed the interference in civil matters of the Roman Catholic Church, to which he belonged, and in consequence was, during the last three years of his life, interdicted from lecturing on the philosophy of religion.
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  • In 1583 he was_ appointed by the Edinburgh town council sole regent of the "town's college" ("Academia Jacobi Sexti," afterwards the university of Edinburgh), and three years later he received from the same source the title of "principal, or first master," and was engaged in lecturing on philosophy.
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  • Cremonini, the last of them, died in 1631, after lecturing twelve years at Ferrara, and forty at Padua.
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  • Here he continued his practice of lecturing on the books of the Bible; and he soon afterwards established a perpetual divinity lecture, on three days in each week, in St Paul's church.
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  • He still pursued his quiet round of lecturing and authorship, and contributed from time to time papers to the literary journals.
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  • She was touring France and lecturing on behalf of anarchist propaganda when she died at Marseilles on the 10th of January 1905.
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  • Rule 1 can be used, and the system will try to prove (lecturing Alison) and (marking practicals alison ).
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  • Professor Robert Langdon (Hanks) is lecturing in Paris when he becomes the prime suspect in a murder case.
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  • Also informed by his appearence on at the ICA on the panel debate dying of Consumption and lecturing at the Royal Institution.
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  • He was back in the UK in December, lecturing again on the theme of imperial federation.
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  • Lucy continues to expand the gallery, as well as lecturing and writing on the subject and designing ironwork for individual clients.
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  • Needless to say none of us were awake for the first hour or two of lecturing.
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  • I joined the Department in 1990 after lecturing at Glasgow University where I taught Older and Modern Scots, Old English and Germanic philology.
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  • The standard of lecturing and support at St Andrews is outstanding with courses covering subjects relevant to today's photonics industry.
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  • None of which things matter much save in partially explaining the motives and expectations of Dr. Porteous in his somewhat spasmodic lecturing career.
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  • Through his writing and extensive lecturing around the United States, he helped make theosophy known and respected.
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  • He'd injured his face in a climbing accident and was quite unintelligible, but no-one liked to ask him to stop lecturing.
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  • This periodical, first a monthly and later a weekly, was published successively in Ohio, Tennessee, Maryland, the District of Columbia and Pennsylvania, though it appeared irregularly, and at times, when Lundy was away on lecturing tours, was issued from any office that was accessible to him.
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  • In 1687 he made the daring innovation of lecturing in German instead of Latin, and in the following year published a monthly periodical (Scherzhafte and ernsthafte, verniinftige and einfdltige Gedanken ilber allerhand lustige and niitzliche Bucher and Fragen) in which he ridiculed the pedantic weaknesses of the learned, taking the side of the Pietists in their controversy with the orthodox, and defending mixed marriages of Lutherans and Calvinists.
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  • There is no record of Paracelsus' knowledge of Greek, and as, at least in his student days, the most important works of Greek medicine were very imperfectly known, it is probable he had little first hand acquaintance with Galen or Hippocrates, while his breach with the humanists is the more conspicuous from his lecturing and writing chiefly in his native German.
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  • The standard of lecturing and support at St Andrews is outstanding with courses covering subjects relevant to today 's photonics industry.
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  • Beside lecturing and supervising graduate students, he also tutors undergraduate students and serves as teaching representative of the Theology faculty.
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  • He 'd injured his face in a climbing accident and was quite unintelligible, but no-one liked to ask him to stop lecturing.
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  • She knew her parents expected some gratitude for helping her out of debt, but after all the lecturing she just felt resentment.
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  • You don't have to go into the reasons why you won't do it because they will just think you are lecturing them and it will fuel their attack on you.
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  • Another common pattern is the shy or inhibited child who becomes even more withdrawn when parents react to the shyness by lecturing or shaming the child.
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  • Another caveat to keep in mind about Sagittarius is that, even though these people are quite intelligent and well spoken, they can sometimes come across as lecturing, arrogant and even pompous.
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  • Hannah stood aside as she entered the large foyer, lecturing her as they ascended to the second floor.
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  • Romas had tossed her in bed more than once over the past three months, though he had stopped lecturing her on how unbecoming a lush was to a man looking for a wife.
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  • She squeezed her eyes closed, not caring what he said and suspecting he was lecturing her on how not to behave in public.
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  • Oh, I'm guest lecturing at Rhode Island School of Design.
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  • As Dean entered the house, Sherlock Holmes was lecturing Watson in a voice sounding very much like Basil Rathbone while a radio across the room was play­ing soft music.
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  • Toni was lecturing Gerry on how she took her coffee.
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  • In addition to his lecturing, Leo found time for much literary and political work.
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  • In 1893 he retired, and devoted himself to journalism and lecturing, becoming well known for his ardent advocacy of extreme socialistic views.
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  • His superiors, seeing his great aptitude for theological study, sent him to the Dominican school in Cologne, where Albertus Magnus was lecturing on philosophy and theology.
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  • In 1268 he was lecturing now in Rome and now in Bologna, all the while engaged in the public business of the church.
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  • In 1271 he was again in Paris, lecturing to the students, managing the affairs of the church and consulted by the king, Louis VIII., his kinsman, on affairs of state.
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  • After some time spent in travel and a successful lecturing tour in Norway and Sweden, he settled in Copenhagen, and produced a series of novels and collections of short stories, which placed him in the front rank of Scandinavian novelists.
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  • After 1881 he devoted his time to the practice of his profession and to lecturing and writing.
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  • In 1881 he came to London, and until 1897 engaged in lecturing and social work.
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  • Having made a fortune by teaching and lecturing in Chalcedon he spent the rest of his life chiefly at Athens, where he died.
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  • After that time he devoted himself to literary work and lecturing on history.
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  • He was determined not to give up the search for Franklin, and in spite of ill-health travelled through the States lecturing to obtain funds, and gave up his pay for twenty months.
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  • Here Schleiermacher was then lecturing.
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  • The son pursued his studies at Dorpat (1869-1872) and at Leipzig, where he took his degree; and soon afterwards (1874) began lecturing as a Privatdozent.
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  • Portalis and others he founded under the empire an academy of legislation in Paris, himself lecturing on Roman law.
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  • In the year 1459 John Argyropoulos was lecturing on the Greek language and literature at Florence, and Marsilio became his pupil.
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  • After nearly thirty years of lecturing on the history of the Church at the Vallicella and being trained by St Philip as a great man for a great work, he began to write, and produced twelve folios (1588-1607).
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  • He still, however, continued an academic career by lecturing on political economy at the university.
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  • After studying at Leipzig and Bonn, where he was a pupil of Dahlmann, he established himself as a privatdozent at Leipzig, lecturing on history and politics.
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  • Early in his ministry he was "brought to a stand" while lecturing on the "Shorter Catechism" by the question "How doth Christ execute the office of a king ?"
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  • We next hear of Vacarius as lecturing at Oxford, in 1149, to "crowds of rich and poor," and as preparing, for the use of the latter, a compendium, in nine books, of the Digest and Code of Justinian, "sufficient," it was said, "if thoroughly mastered, to solve all legal questions commonly debated in the schools."
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  • Tetzel's preaching and the exaggerated claims that he was reported to be making for the indulgences attracted the attention of an Augustinian friar, Martin Luther, who had for some years been lecturing on theology at the university of Wittenberg.
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  • He went on a tour round the world, partly to make money by lecturing and partly to get material for another book of travels, published in 1897, and called in America Following the Equator, and in England More Tramps Abroad.
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  • He was in constant demand as a lecturer from 1843, when he made his first appearance on the platform, always drew large audiences, and, in spite of his bad management in money matters, received considerable sums, sometimes $600o or $7000 for a single winter's lecturing.
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  • His elevation above the common run of men was conspicuous in his treatment of the money which came to him in connexion with his successful lecturing tour in America (1872-1873).
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  • She heard Daniela outside the dining hall, lecturing someone.
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