Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Tacitus” in chapter 1.38, section c.1.38.140, page 319 of Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 25.:
...s quick as it is vivid, and does not wait upon labored induction; he darts at once upon the core of his subject, and starts where most reasoners end. He is familiar with the Latin and Greek classics; Tacitus is his favorite author.
Disciplined by such an education, his tastes are always correct.
In the subtle game of law he is as adroit as a general in the field; when he gets into his subject and is ...
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