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" ... formerly known in England; I was become not only independent, but opulent. I retired to my native country of Scotland, determined never more to set my foot out of it; and retaining the satisfaction of never having preferred a request to one great... "
The History of England: From the Invasion of Julius Cęsar, to the Revolution ... - Page 9
by David Hume - 2010 - 566 pages
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Essays: Moral, Political and Literary

David Hume - Philosophy - 2007 - 628 pages
...independent, but opulent. I retired to my native country of Scotland, determined never more to set ray foot out of it ; and retaining the satisfaction of...in this philosophical manner, when I received, in 1703, an invitation from the Earl of Hertford, with whom I was not in the least acquainted, to attend...
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The Dublin University Magazine: A Literary and Political Journal

History - 1846
...was become not only independent, but opulent. I retired to my native country, determined never to set foot out of it, and retaining the satisfaction of...even making advances of friendship to any of them." The plans of a literary man are as likely to be disturbed as those of any other, and Hume, though without...
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