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The history of England - Page 212
by Thomas Keightley - 1839
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A Concise View of the Constitution of England

George Custance - Constitutional history - 1808 - 448 pages
...that the king would so soon have occasion to observe, " that his lordship would now find he was *' possessed of that prerogative, which in the case " of lord Stafford he had denied him."* It is true, that Sir William Blackstone in his luminous commentaries, most unequivocally...
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The History of England: From the Invasion of Julius Csar, to the ..., Volume 7

David Hume - Great Britain - 1810
...sentence, which the law requires to be pronounced against traitors. " Lord Russel," said he, " shall find, that I am ** possessed of that prerogative,...of lord " Stafford, he thought proper to deny me." As the fnry of the country party had rendered it impossible for the king, without the imminent danger...
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The history of England, from the invasion of Julius Csar to the revolution ...

David Hume - 1812
...sentence, which the law requires to be pronounced against traitors. " Lord Russel," said he, " shall find, that I am possessed of that prerogative, " which, in the case of Lord Strafford, he thought 44 proper to deny me." As the fury of the country party had rendered it impossible...
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The new conspiracy against the Jesuits detected and briefly exposed

Robert Charles Dallas - 1815 - 374 pages
...himself condemned, the king, in remitting the same part of the sentence for treason, said, "he shall find, that I am possessed of that prerogative, which,...case of lord Stafford, he thought proper to deny me." I cannot here refrain from contrasting the intelligence, the spirit, and the wisdom of that great and...
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The Life of William Lord Russell: With Some Account of the Times in which He ...

Earl John Russell Russell - Rye House Plot, 1683 - 1819 - 329 pages
...that of beheading ; and upon this occasion he is said to have added, with a cool and cruel sarcasm, " Lord Russell shall now find that I am possessed of...case of Lord Stafford, he thought proper to deny me." This anecdote, which has been copied by Hume and Dalrymple, rests on the authority of Echard, and I...
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Encyclopaedia Britannica: Or, A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and ...

Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1823
...remitted the ignominious part of the sentence, observed, " That his lordship would now fini he was possessed of that prerogative, which in the case of Lord Stafford he had denied him." One can hardly determine (at this distance frem those tuibulent times), which most...
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Commentaries on the Laws of England: In Four Books, Volume 1

Sir William Blackstone, Sir John Taylor Coleridge - Law - 1825
...remitted the ignominious part of the sentence, ob[ 406 ] served, " that his lordship would now find he was possessed " of that prerogative, which in the case of lord Stafford he " had denied him V One can hardly determine (at this distance from those turbulent times) which most...
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Commentaries on the laws of England. [Another]

William Blackstone (sir.) - 1825
...remitted the ignominious part of the sentence, obf406 ] served, " that his lordship would now find he was possessed .' " of that prerogative, which in the case of lord Stafford he " had denied him V One can hardly determine (at this distance from those turbulent times) which most...
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The History of England: From the Invasion of Julius Caesar to the ..., Volume 10

David Hume, Tobias George Smollett, William Jones - Great Britain - 1828
...sentence, which the law requires to be pronounced against traitors. " Lord Russel," said he, " shall find, that I am possessed of that prerogative, which,...case of lord Stafford, he thought proper to deny me." As the fury of the country party had rendered it impossible for the king, without the imminent danger...
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A history of the Protestant reformation in England and Ireland ..., Volume 1

William Cobbett - Religion - 1829 - 516 pages
...family, remitted by the King, who, in yielding to their prayer, cuttingly said, u My Lord " Russell shall find, that I am possessed of that " prerogative, which, in the case of Lord Staf" ford, he thought fit to deny me." 384. As to SIDNEY, he had been one of the leading men in the...
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