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" England has erected no churches, no hospitals,* no palaces, no schools; England has built no bridges, made no high roads, cut no navigations, dug out no reservoirs. Every other conqueror of every other description has left some monument, either of state... "
Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine - Page 56
1833
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History of the Proceedings and Debates of the House of Commons

Great Britain. Parliament - Great Britain - 1784
...Were we to be driven oat of India this day, nothing would remain, to tell that it had been pofTefled, during the inglorious period of our dominion, by any thing better than the ouran-outang 9r the tiger. There is nothing in the boys we fend to India worfc than the boys whom we...
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The English Review, Or, An Abstract of English and Foreign Literature

Literary Criticism - 1784
...Were we to be driven out of Ir.dia this clay, nothing would remain, to tell that it had been pofldkii, during the inglorious period of our dominion, by any thing better than the ouran-outang or the tisjer.' There is perhaps no part of his argument into which Mr. Burke lias thrown...
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Mr. Burke's speech, on the 1st December 1783, upon the question for the ...

Edmund Burke - Great Britain - 1784 - 105 pages
...Were we to be driven out of India this day, nothing would remain, to tell that it had been pofiefied, during the inglorious period of our dominion, by any thing better than the ouran-outang or the tiger. There is nothing in the boys we fend to India worfe than the boys whom we...
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The Beauties of the British Senate: Taken from the Debates of the ..., Volume 2

Great Britain - 1786 - 351 pages
...Were we to be driven out of India this day, nothing would remain, to tell that it had been poflefTed, during the inglorious period of our dominion, by any thing better than the ouran-outang, or the tyger. There is nothing in the boys we fend to India worfe than the hoys whom...
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The Scots Magazine, Volume 52

James Boswell - English literature - 1790
...were we to be driven out of India this day, nothing would remain to tell that it had been fmflcfTed during the inglorious period of our dominion, by any thing better than the ourang-outang or the tiger *." The contrary had long, previous to this afiVrtion.been eftabliihedin every part of India where...
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The works of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke, collected in three ..., Volume 2

Edmund Burke - Political science - 1792
...Were we to be driven out of India this day, nothing would remain, to tell that it had been pofleffed, during the inglorious period of our dominion, by any thing better than the ouran-outang or the tiger. * The paltry foundation at Calcutta is fcarcely worth naming as an exception....
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Encyclopędia britannica: or, A dictionary of arts ..., Volume 5, Part 1

Colin Macfarquhar, George Gleig - Reference - 1797
...were we to be driven out of India this day, nothing would remain to tell that it had been poffeffed, during the inglorious period of our dominion, by any thing better than the ouran outang or the tiger !" All this eloquence, however, was at prefent entirely ineffecbial, and...
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The life of Edmund Burke: Comprehending and impartial account of ..., Volume 2

Robert Bisset - 1800
...birds of prey and passage, with appetites Continually renewing for a food that was continually wasting. Were we to be driven out of India this day, nothing...period of our dominion, by any thing better than the ouran-outang, or the tyger/ The peroration was an eulogium on his friend Fox as the mover of the bill....
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The Works of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke, Volume 4

Edmund Burke - France - 1803
...Were we to be driven out of India this day, nothing would remain, to tell that it had been poffeffed, during the inglorious period of our dominion, by any thing better than the ouran-outang or the tiger. There is nothing in the boys we !fend to India worfe, than in the boys whom...
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An Essay on the Best Means of Civilising the Subjects of the British Empire ...

John Mitchell - British - 1805 - 242 pages
...were we to be driven out of India this day, nothing would remain to tell that it had been pos9 sessed, during the inglorious period of our dominion, by any thing better than the ouran outang or the tiger *." These representations are doubtless highly coloured ; but the deliberate...
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