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" He loved to talk over all the stories of his life to every new man that came about him. His stay in Scotland, and the share he had in the war of Paris, in carrying messages from the one side to the other, were his common topics. He went over these in... "
Burnet's History of My Own Time - Page 469
by Gilbert Burnet - 1900
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The History of England: As Well Ecclesiastical as Civil, Volume 14

M. Rapin de Thoyras (Paul), Nicolas Tindal - Great Britain - 1731
...that he left England much changed at his Death, from what * he had found it at his Reftoration. He loved to * talk over all the Stories of his Life...in Scotland, ' and the Share he had in the War of Parts, in car* rying Mefiages , from the one Side to the other, * were his common Topicks. He went...
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An abridgement of the history of England: being a summary of Mr ..., Volume 2

Rapin de Thoyras (Paul, M.) - Great Britain - 1747
...death, from what he had found it; " at his Reftoration. He loved to talk over all the ftchj " ries of his life to" every new man that came about him^ " His ftay in Scotland, and the (hare he had in the war " of Paris, in carying meflages from the one fide...
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The Chronicle of the Kings of England: From William the Norman to the Death ...

Nathan ben Saddi (pseud.), Philip Dormer Stanhope Earl of Chesterfield, Robert Dodsley - Great Britain - 1821 - 286 pages
...it was bis manners. He is descrihed as the beet bred man of his 4ge. " He loved," .sa_?e Burnet, " to talk over all the stories of his life to every...had in- the war of Paris, in carrying messages from one side to the other, were his common topics. He went over these in a-irery graceful manner, but so...
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History of His Own Time: With the Suppressed Passages of the First ..., Volume 2

Gilbert Burnet - Great Britain - 1823
...successful, that he left England much changed at his death from what he had found it at his restoration. He loved to talk over all the stories of his life...over these in a very graceful manner ; but so often, 613 and so copiously, that all those who had been long accustomed to them grew weary of them : and...
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Illustrations, Critical, Historical, Biographical, and ..., Volume 3

Richard Warner - History - 1824
...successful, that he left England much changed, at his death, from what he had found it at his restoration. He loved to talk over all the stories of his life...stay in Scotland, and the share he had in the war at Paris, in carrying messages from one side to the other, were his common topics. He went over these...
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Bishop Burnet's history of his own time

Gilbert Burnet - Great Britain - 1833
...successful, that he left England much changed at his death from what he had found it at his restoration. He loved to talk over all the stories of his life...side to the other, were his common topics. He went y Alluding to what was said Orleans, at Dover, p. 301. O. of some gallantries, when he (But see a note...
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Half-hours with the best authors, selected by C. Knight

Half hours - 1847
...successful, that he left England much changed at his death from what he had found it at his restoration. He loved to talk over all the stories of his life...graceful manner, but so often and so copiously, that all those who had been long accustomed to them grew weary of them ; and, when he entered on these stories,...
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Bishop Burnet's history of his own time: from the restoration of King ...

Gilbert Burnet - History - 1850 - 949 pages
...successful, that he left England much changed at his death from what he liad found it at his restoration. He loved to talk over all the stories of his life...graceful manner ; but so often, and so copiously, that all those who had been long accustomed to them grew weary of them : and when he entered on those stories...
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The Literary Reader: For Academies and High Schools: Consisting of ...

Arethusa Hall - Readers - 1851 - 408 pages
...successful, that he left England much changed, at his death, from what he had found it at hia restoration. He loved to talk over all the stories of his life to every new man that came about him. * * * He went over them in a very graceful manner, hut so often and so copiously, that all those who...
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The Story of Nell Gwyn and the Sayings of Charles the Second

Peter Cunningham - Great Britain - 1852
...of his life to every new face that came about him. His stay in Scotland, his escape from Worcester, and the share he had in the war of Paris, in carrying...very graceful manner, but so often and so copiously, says Burnet, that all those who had been long accustomed to them were soon weary, and usually withdrew,...
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