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The History of the Rebellion and Civil Wars in England, Begun in the Year 1641 - Page 379
by Edward Hyde of Clarendon - 1707
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The History of the Rebellion and Civil Wars in England,: Begun in the Year ...

Edward Hyde Earl of Clarendon - Great Britain - 1707
...Man,in all myfterious Artifices. There need no more be faid of his Ability, than that he was chofen to cozen, and deceive a whole Nation which was thought to excel in craft and cunning : which he did wich notable pregnancy and dexterity, and prevailed with a People, that could not otherwife be prevailed...
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The history of the rebellion and civil wars in England, begun in the year ...

Edward Hyde (1st earl of Clarendon.) - 1731
...myfterious Artifices. There need no more be laid of his Ability, than that he was chofen to couzen, and deceive a whole Nation which was thought to excel...dexterity, and prevailed with a People, that could nototherwife be prevailed upon, than by advancing their Idol Presbytery, to facrifice their Peace,...
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Characters of Eminent Men in the Reigns of Charles I and II: Including the ...

Edward Hyde Earl of Clarendon - Great Britain - 1793 - 201 pages
...man, in all mysterious artifices. There need no more be said of his ability, than that he was chosen to cozen and deceive a whole nation, which was thought to excel in craft and cunning ; which * State Trials, II. 435. he did with notable pregnancy and dexterity, and prevailed with a people,...
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The History of the Rebellion and Civil Wars in England, Volume 2, Issue 1

Edward Hyde Earl of Clarendon - Great Britain - 1807
...man, in all myfterious artifices. There need no more be faid of his ability, than that he was chofen to cozen and deceive a whole nation, which was thought...otherwife be prevailed upon than by advancing their idol Prefbytery, to facrifke their peace, their intereft, and their faith, to the erecting a power and authority...
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The Works of Jonathan Swift: Historical tracts. Political poetry. Poems ...

Jonathan Swift, Sir Walter Scott - 1814
...292. Sir Harry Vane the younger. " There need no more be said of his ability, than that he was chosen to cozen and deceive a whole nation, which was thought to excel in craft and cunning." Could out-cheat a Scot. P. 293. "Those of the nobility and gentry who did really desire to serve the...
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The Works of Jonathan Swift: Historical tracts. Political poetry. Poems ...

Jonathan Swift, Sir Walter Scott - English literature - 1814 - 162 pages
...292. Sir Harry Vane the younger. " There need no more be said of his ability, than that he was chosen to cozen and deceive a whole nation, which was thought to excel in craft and cunning." Could out-cheat a Scot. P. 293. "Those of the nobility and gentry who did really desire to serve the...
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A Complete Collection of State Trials and Proceedings for High ..., Volume 6

Trials - 1816
...ability, than that he was chosen to cozen, and deceive a whole nation that was thought to excel ill craft and cunning : which he did with notable pregnancy...dexterity, and prevailed with a people, that could not otherwise be prevailed' upon than by advancing their idol prtsbyteiy, to sacrifice their peace, their...
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The History of the Rebellion and Civil Wars in England: To which ..., Volume 4

Edward Hyde Earl of Clarendon - Great Britain - 1826
...ability, than that he was chosen 1643. to cozen and deceive a whole nation, which was thought to excel1 in craft and cunning: which he did with notable pregnancy...dexterity, and prevailed with a people, that could not otherwise be prevailed upon than by advancing their idol presbytery, to sacrifice their peace, their...
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New Elegant Extracts: A Unique Selection ... from the Most Eminent Prose and ...

Richard Alfred Davenport - English literature - 1827
...man in all mysterious artifices. There need no more be said of his ability, than that he was chosen to cozen and deceive a whole nation, which was thought...dexterity, and prevailed with a people, that could not otherwise be prevailed upon than by advancing that idol Presbytery, to sacrifice their peace, their...
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New elegant extracts; a selection from the most eminent prose and epistolary ...

New elegant extracts - 1827
...man in all mysterious artifices*. There need no more be said of his ability, than that he was chosen to cozen and deceive a whole nation, which was thought...dexterity, and prevailed with a people, that could not otherwise be prevailed upon than by advancing that idol Presbytery, to sacrifice their peace, their...
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