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" Walled towns, stored arsenals and armories, goodly races of horse, chariots of war, elephants, ordnance, artillery, and the like — all this is but a sheep in a lion's skin except the breed and disposition of the people be stout and warlike. Nay, number... "
The Historians' History of the World: A Comprehensive Narrative of the Rise ... - Page 126
edited by - 1907
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The essays, or Counsels, civil & moral, with a table of the colours of good ...

Francis Bacon (visct. St. Albans.) - 1680
...Foundations of great Monarchies. Walled Towns, Stored Arfenals and Armouries, Goodly Races of Horfe, Chariots of War, Elephants, Ordnance, Artillery, and the like : All this is but a Sheep in a Lions Skin, except the breed and difpofition of the People be ftout and warlike. Nay , Number ( it...
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Lord Bacon's Essays, Or Counsels Moral and Civil: Translated from the Latin ...

Francis Bacon - 1720
...Towns, llored Arfenals and Armories, goodly Breeds of Horfe, Chariots of War, Elephants, Ordinance, Artillery, and the like; all this is but a Sheep in a Lion's Skin^ unlefs the Breed andDifpofition of the People be ftout and warlike, Nay, Number it felf in Armies fignifies...
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Cobbett's Political Register, Volume 4

William Cobbett - Great Britain - 1803
...armouries, goodly races of horses, chariots of war, elephants, ordnance, artillery, and the like j all this is but a sheep in a lion's skin, except the breed and disposition of Ihe people be stout and <warlikt." And how is a people to be made stout and warlike but by the " exercise...
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Cobbett's Weekly Political Register, Volume 4

William Cobbett - History, Modern - 1803
...impracticable. " Walled towns, (says Lord Bacon) sttred arsenals and armouries, goodly races of horses, chariots of war, elephants, ordnance, artillery, and...the breed and disposition of the people be stout and vmrlike." And how is a people to be made stout and warlike but by the " exercise of a just and honourable...
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The Harleian miscellany; or, A collection of ... pamphlets and tracts ... in ...

Harleian miscellany - 1810
...gift lies another way, to bring a great and flourishing estate to ruin and decay. To the second thus: walled towns, stored arsenals and armories, goodly...and disposition of the people be stout and warlike. Nay, number itself in armies imports not much, where the people are of a faint and weak courage: for,...
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The Harleian Miscellany: Or, A Collection of Scarce, Curious, and ...

William Oldys, John Malham - Great Britain - 1810
...gift lies another way, to bring a great and flourishing estate to ruin and decay. To the second thus: walled towns, stored arsenals and armories, goodly...and disposition of the people be stout and warlike. Nay, number itself in armies imports not much, where the people are of a faint and weak courage: for,...
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The Harleian Miscellany: A Collection of Scarce, Curious, and ..., Volume 8

William Oldys, John Malham - 1810
...gift lies another way, to bring a great and flourishing estate to ruin and decay. To the second thus: walled towns, stored arsenals and armories, goodly...except the breed and disposition of the people be scout and warlike. Nay, number itself in armies imports not much, where the people are of a faint and...
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The Harleian miscellany:: a collection of scarce, curious, and ..., Volume 8

Thomas Park, Edward Harley Oxford (Earl of) - Great Britain - 1810
...gift lies another way, to bring a great and flourishing estate to ruin and decay. To the second thus: walled towns, stored arsenals and armories, goodly...ordnance, artillery, and the like ; all this is but a «heep in a lion's skin, except the breed and disposition of the people be stout and warlike. Nay,...
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Essays, Moral, Economical, and Political

Francis Bacon - English essays - 1812 - 295 pages
...that have but a small dimension of stem, and yet are apt to be the foundation of great monarchies. Walled towns, stored arsenals and armories, goodly...and disposition of the people be stout and warlike. Nay, number, itself, in armies importeth not much, where the people are of weak courage; for, as Virgil...
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Auntient lere, a selection of aphoristical and preceptive passages from the ...

Ancient learning - 1812
...power and forces of aii estate. Walled towns, stored arsenals and armories, goodly races of horses, chariots of war, elephants, ordnance, artillery, and...and disposition of the people be stout and warlike. Nay, number (itself) in armies importeth1 not much, where the people is of weak courage ; for,. as...
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