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" ... they said, was a book they always kept by them ; and the King said he had one copy of it at Kew, and another in town, and immediately went and took it down from a shelf. I found it was the second edition. ' I never stole a book but one,' said his... "
The public and domestic life of His late ... Majesty, George the Third ... - Page 209
by Edward Holt - 1820
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The Edinburgh Review: Or Critical Journal, Volume 10

Sydney Smith, Lord Francis Jeffrey Jeffrey, Macvey Napier, William Empson, Sir George Cornewall Lewis, Henry Reeve, Arthur Ralph Douglas Elliot (Hon.), Harold Cox - 1807
..." I never dole a book but one, " faid his Majefty, " and that was yours (fpeaking to me) ; I ftole it from the Queen, to give it to Lord Hertford to read. " He had heard that the fale of " Hume's Eflays " had failed, fince my book was publiflied ; and I told him what Mr Strahan...
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An Account of the Life and Writings of James Beattie, L.L.D...

Sir William Forbes - History - 1806 - 559 pages
...edition. " I never stole a " book but one," said his Majesty, " and that was yours ; (speaking " to me) I stole it from the Queen, to give it to Lord Hertford...regard to that matter. He had even heard of my being in Edinburgh, last summer, and how Mr Hume was offended on the score of my book. He asked many questions...
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The Monthly Review

Ralph Griffiths, George Edward Griffiths - 1806
...from the Queen, to give it to Lord Hmiord to read." He had h'.-ard that the sale of ' Hume's Eways" had failed, since my book was published ; and I told...Strahan had tol'd me, in regard to that matter. He had tvcn heard of my being in Edinburgh, last summer, and how Mr. Hume was offended on the score of my...
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The Universal Magazine, Volume 6

Literary Criticism - 1806
...edition. " I never stole a book but one," said his majesty, " and that was your's ; (speaking to me) J stole it from the queen, to give it to Lord Hertford to read." He had heard that the sale of " Hume's Essays'1 had Tailed, since iny book was published ; and I told him what Mr. Strahan had told me, in...
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The European Magazine, and London Review, Volume 50

Literary Criticism - 1806
...the fale of Huiie's Eil'ays hid failed fincemy book was publilh:d,and I told him what Mr. Stiah.in had told me in regard to that matter. He had even heard of my being at Edinburgh laft fummer, and how Mr. Hume was offended on the fcoie of ray bjok. He aflied many questions about...
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The Universal magazine

1806
...edition. " I never stole a book but' one," said his majesty, "and that was your's ; (speaking to me) I stole it from the queen, to give it to Lord Hertford to read." He had he.-ird that the sale of ", Hume's Essays'7 had failed, since my book wjs published; and [ told him...
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An Account of the Life and Writings of James Beattie: Including ..., Volume 1

Sir William Forbes - 1807
...edition. " I never stole a book but one," said bis Majesty, " and that was yours; (speak" ing to me) I stole it from the Queen, to give " it to Lord Hertford...him what Mr Strahan had told me, in regard to that matief;' He had even heard of my being in Edinburgh last summer, and how Mr Hume was offended on the...
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An Account of the Life and Writings of James Beattie: Including Many of His ...

Sir William Forbes - College teachers - 1807 - 559 pages
...edition. " I never stole a " book but one," said his Majesty, " and that was yours ; (speaking " to me) I stole it from the Queen, to give it to Lord Hertford...published ; and I told him what Mr Strahan had told me, hi regard to that matter. He had even heard of my being in Edinburgh, last summer, and how Mr Hume...
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The British Critic and Quarterly Theological Review, Volume 28

1807
..." I never ftole a book but one," faid his Majefty, " and that was yours ; (fpeaking to me) I ftole it from the Queen, to give it to Lord Hertford to read." He had heard that the fale of " Hume's F.ITays" had failed, fince my book was publifhed ; and I told him what Mr. Strahan...
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