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" When this parliament began (being returned knight of the shire for the county where he lived), the eyes of all men were fixed on him, as their patria pater, and the pilot that must steer the vessel through the tempests and rocks which threatened it. And... "
The History of the Rebellion and Civil Wars in England, Begun in the Year 1641 - Page 265
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 (1st earl of Clarendon.) - 1731
...fix'd upon him, as their Patria Pater, and the Pilot that muft fteer the Veflel, through the Tempcfts, and Rocks which threaten'd it. And I am perfwaded,...the Kingdom, or than any Man of his Rank hath had at any time : for his Reputation of Honefty was Univcrfal, and his Affections feem'd Ib publickly guided,...
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The history of the rebellion and civil wars in England ..., Volume 2, Part 1

Edward Hyde Clarendon (Earl of), Edward Ward - Crafts & Hobbies - 1731
...the VeiTel, through the Tempelts, and Rocks which threaten'd it. And I am perfwaded, his Power jnd Intereft, at that time, was greater to do Good or...Man's in the Kingdom, or than any Man of his Rank bath had at any time : for his Reputation of Honefty was LJnivcrfal, and his Affections feem'd ib publickly...
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An historical and critical account of the life of Charles the Second, King ...

William Harris - 1766
...pater, and the c pilot that muft fleer the veflel, through the tempcfts * and rocks which threatned it. And I am perfwaded, * his power and intereft,...that time, was greater to * do good or hurt, than any man in the kingdom, or * than any man of his rank hath had in any time : for: * his reputation of honefty...
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General biography; or, Lives, critical and historical, of the most eminent ...

John Aikin, William Enfield - 1804
...contest between the crown and the people ; and, according to lord Clarendon, " his power and interest was greater to do good or hurt than any man's in the...or than any man of his rank hath had in any time." He was a member of the long-parliament, and was appointed to watch the king's motions in Scotland,...
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Specimens of English Prose Writers: From the Earliest Times to the ..., Volume 3

George Burnett - English prose literature - 1807
...vessel through the tempests and rocks which threatened it. And I am persuaded, his power and interest, at that time, was greater to do good or hurt, than...man's in the kingdom, or than any man of his rank hath £ad in any time: for his reputatiou of honesty was them for three roastings, besides the hazard of...
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Specimens of English Prose Writers: From the Earliest Times to the Close of ...

George Burnett - Authors, English - 1807
...vessel through the tempests and rocks which threatened it. And I am persuaded, his power and interest, at that time, was greater to do good or hurt, than any man's in thekingdom, or than any man of his rank hath bad in any time : tor his reputation of honesty was universal,...
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Specimens of English Prose Writers: From the Earliest Times to the Close of ...

George Burnett - Authors, English - 1813
...vessel through the tempests and rocks which threatened it. And I am persuaded, his power and interest, at that time, was greater to do good or hurt, than any man's in the kingdom, or than any man of ins rank hath bad in any time: for his reputation of honesty was universal, and his affections seemed...
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An historical and critical account of the lives and writings of ..., Volume 4

William Harris - 1814
...west*; constituted general of an association for petitioning or comperswaded, his power and interest, at that time, was greater to do good or hurt, than any man in the kingdom, or than any man of his rank hath had in any time: for his reputation of honesty...
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A complete collection of state trials and proceedings for high ..., Volume 3

Trials - 1816
...vessel, through the tempests, and rocks which threatened it. And I am persuaded, his power and interest, at that time, was greater to do good or hurt, than...man's in the kingdom, or than any man of his rank hath hod in any time: for his reputation of honesty was ur versal, and his affections seemed so publicly...
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A complete collection of state trials and proceedings for high ..., Volume 10

Thomas Jones Howell, William Cobbett, David Jardine - Law reports, digests, etc - 1816
...rocks which threatened it. And I am persuaded, his power and interest, at that time, was greater tu do good or hurt, than any man's in the kingdom, or than any man of his rank hath had fu any time: for his reputation of honesty was universal, and iiis affections «cemed so publicly guided,...
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