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Outlines of Universal History: Designed as a Text-book and for Private Reading - Page 608
by George Park Fisher - 1888
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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
...tfthe reign ofCharlt1 I. 8f. p. 247. Which use to conciliate the affections of the staader by: yet as he grew into place and authority, his parts seemed...concealed faculties, till he had occasion to use them : and when he was to act the part of a great man, he did it without any indecency, notwithstanding...
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Specimens of English prose-writers, from the earliest times to the close of ...

George Burnett - 1807
...of discourse, none of those talents which use to Conciliate the affections of the stander by : yt as he grew into place and authority, his parts seemed...concealed faculties, till he had occasion to use them ; and when he was to act the part of a great man, he did it without any indecency, notwithstanding...
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Specimens of English Prose Writers: From the Earliest Times to the Close of ...

George Burnett - Authors, English - 1807
...of discourse, none of those talents which use to conciliate the affections of the slander hy : yet as he grew into place and authority, his parts seemed...concealed faculties, till he had occasion to use them ; and when he was to act the part of a great man, he did it without any in-1 decency, notwithstanding...
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The British Plutarch: containing the lives of the most eminent ..., Volume 3

Francis Wrangham - Biography & Autobiography - 1816
...of discourse, none of those talents which use to conciliate the affections of the stander-by : yet as he grew into place and authority, his parts seemed to be raised, as if he had concealed faculties till he had occasion to use them ; and when he was to act the part of a great man,...
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Lives of British Statesmen, Volume 2

John Macdiarmid - 1820
...of discourse, none of those talents which use to conciliate the affections of the slander by : yet, as he grew into place and authority, his parts seemed...concealed faculties, till he had occasion to use them : and when he was to act the part of a great man, he did it without any indecency, notwithstanding...
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Memoirs of the Protector: Oliver Cromwell, and of His Sons, Richard and Henry

Great Britain - 1821
...discourse, none of those talents which use to conciliate the affections of the stander-by: yet, that as he grew into place and authority, his parts seemed...concealed faculties till he had occasion to use them ; and when he was to act the part of a great man, he did it without any indecency notwithstanding the...
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Memoirs of the Protector: Oliver Cromwell, and of His Sons, Richard and Henry

Great Britain - 1821
...of a great spirit, admirable circumspection and sagacity, and a most magnanimous resolution : that as he grew into place and authority, his parts seemed to be raised as if he had concealed faculties, till he had occasion to use them ; and when he was to act the part of a great...
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Oliver Cromwell and His Times

Thomas Cromwell - Great Britain - 1822 - 588 pages
...peculiar turn, and greatly superior to the common class of men.' Even Lord Clarendon admits, that, ' as he grew into place and authority, his parts seemed to be raised, as if he had concealed his faculties till he had occasion to use them : and, when he was to act the part of a great...
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The History of the Rebellion and Civil Wars in England: To which ..., Volume 7

Edward Hyde Earl of Clarendon - Great Britain - 1826
...of discourse, none of those talents which use to conciliate s the affections of the stander by : yet as he grew into place and authority, his parts seemed...concealed faculties, till he had occasion to use them ; and when he was to act the part of a great man, he did it without any indecency, notwithstanding...
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The history of the rebellion and civil wars in England to which is added an ...

Edward Hyde (1st earl of Clarendon.) - 1826
...of discourse, none of those talents which use to conciliate s the affections of the stander by : yet as he grew into place and authority, his parts seemed...concealed faculties, till he had occasion to use them ; and when he was to act the part of a great man, he did it without any indecency, notwithstanding...
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