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" That though I lived with him and knew him from a child, yet I never knew him other than a man; with such staidness of mind, lovely and familiar gravity as carried grace and reverence above greater years. His talk ever of knowledge, and his very play tending... "
Dictionary of national biography - Page 220
edited by - 1897
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A father's instructions; moral tales, fables, and reflections

Thomas Percival - 1781
...Lord Brook, who was his intimate friend, and who has written an account of his life, fays, fl Though I lived with him, and knew him " from a child, yet I never knew him other " than a man; with fuch fteadinefs of " mind, lovely arid familiar gravity, as car' ' ried grace and reverence above greater...
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Interesting anecdotes, memoirs, allegories, essays, and poetical ..., Volume 2

Joseph Addison - Anecdotes - 1794
...Lord Brook, who was his intimate friend, and who has written an account of his life, fays, " Though I lived with him, and knew him from a child, yet I never knew him other than a man; with fuch fleadinefs of mind, lovely and familiar gravity, as carried grace and reverence above greater...
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Interesting Anecdotes, Memoirs, Allegories, Essays, and ..., Volumes 3-4

Mr. Addison - Anecdotes - 1796
...lived with him, and knew him from a child, yet I never knew him other than a man; with fuch fteadinefs of mind, lovely and familiar gravity, as carried grace and reverence above grcater.years. His talk was ever of knowledge; and his very play tended to enrich his mind." He was...
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Select Reviews of Literature, and Spirit of Foreign Magazines, Volume 2

Enos Bronson - Literature, Modern - 1809
...never to have been a boy. The language of sir Fulke Greville is that of truth and of the heart. " I lived with him, and knew him from a child, yet I never knew him other than a man, with such staiednesse of mind, lovely and familiar gravity, as carried grace and reverence above greater years....
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Select Reviews, Volumes 1-2

Language Arts & Disciplines - 1809
...never to have been a boy. The language of sir Fulke Greville is that of truth and of the heart. "lined with him, and knew him from a child, yet I never knew him other than a man, with such staiednesse of mind, lovely and familiar gravity, as carried grace and reverence above greater years....
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Memoirs of the Life and Writings of Sir Philip Sidney

Thomas Zouch - 1809 - 400 pages
...youth," says one of his biographers, " I will report no other but this; that though I lived witti * him, and knew him from a child, yet I never knew him " other than a man, with such a steadiness of mind, lovely " and familiar gravity, as carried grace and reverence ** above greater...
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The London Quarterly Review, Volume 1

Religion - 1810
...never to have been a boy. The language of Sir Fulke Greville is that of truth and of the heart. 'I lived with him, and knew him from a child, yet I never knew him other than a man, with such staiednesse of mind, lovely and familiar gravity, as carried grace and reverence above greater years....
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Select Reviews, Volume 2

Language Arts & Disciplines - 1809
...never to have heen a hoy. The language of sir Fulke Greville is that of truth and of the heart. " I lived with him, and knew him from a child, yet I never knew him other tlian a man, with such staiednesse of mind, lovely and familiar gravity, as carried grace and reverence...
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The British Plutarch: containing the lives of the most eminent ..., Volume 2

Francis Wrangham - Great Britain - 1816
...Philip Sidney ; ' of whose youth (says his biographer |) I will report no other but this, that though I lived with him and knew him from a child, yet I never knew him other than a man : with such a steadiness of mind, lovely and familiar gravity, as carried grace and reverence above greater years....
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The British Plutarch [by T. Mortimer].

Thomas Mortimer - History - 1816
...Philip Sidney ; ' of whose youth (says his biographer^:) I will report no other but this, that though I lived with him and knew him from a child, yet I never knew him other than a man : with such a steadiness of mind, lovely and familiar gravity, as carried grace and reverence above greater years....
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