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" In truth, Sir, he was the delight and ornament of this House, and the charm of every private society which he honoured with his presence. Perhaps there never arose in this country, nor in any country, a man of a more pointed and finished wit ; and (where... "
The History, Debates, and Proceedings of Both Houses of Parliament of Great ... - Page 164
by Great Britain. Parliament - 1792
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The Works of the Right Honorable Edmund Burke ...: A vindication of natural ...

Edmund Burke - Political science - 1756
...and the charm of every private society which he honoured with his presence. Perhaps there never arose in this country, nor in any country, a man of a more pointed and finished wit ; and (where his passions were not concerned) of a more refined, exquisite, and penetrating...
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The Hibernian Magazine, Or, Compendium of Entertaining Knowledge, Volume 5

History - 1775
...was the delight and ornament of this houfe, and the charm of every private fociety which he honoured with his prefence. Perhaps there never arofe in this...concerned) of a more refined, exquifite, and penetrating a judgment. If he had not fd great a (lock, as fome have had who floui\ (bed formerly, of knowledge...
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The Critical Review, Or, Annals of Literature, Volume 39

Tobias George Smollett - English literature - 1775
...was the delight and ornament of this houie, and the charm of every private fociety which he honoured with his prefence. Perhaps there never arofe in this...country, nor in any country, a man of a more pointed and finiihed wit; and (where his pa/lions were not concerned) of a more refined, exquifite, aad penetrating...
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Speech ... on American taxation

Edmund Burke - Computers - 1775
...the charm of every private fociety which he honoured with his pretence. . Perhaps there never arcfe in this country, nor in. any country, a ; man of a more pointed and finifhed wit; and (where his paffioiu were not concerned) of a more refined, exejuifue, and penetrating a judgment; If he had not...
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Annual Register, Volume 18

History - 1778
...and the charm of every private society which he honoured with his presence. Perhaps there never arose in this country, nor in any . country, a man of a more pointed and fiuishcd wit ; anil" (where Jiis passions were not concerned) or a more refined,. exquisite, and penetrating...
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The r-l register, with annotations by another hand, Volume 6

William Combe - 1781
..." fiaifhed qualities to give a perfeftion to human nature that few attain, and which •' finiflied wit, and, where his paffions were " not concerned, of a more refined, exqui" fne, and penetrating judgment. If he " had not fo great a fhare, as fome have " had who flourifhed...
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The Annual Register, Or, A View of the History, Politics, and Literature for ...

History - 1791
...the charm of every private focicty which he honoured with his prefence. Perhaps there rever arcíe in this country, nor in any country, a man of a more pointed and finifhed wit ; and (where his pnffions were net concerned) of a more refined, exquifite, and penetrating judgment. If he had not...
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The Works of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke, Collected in Three Volumes ...

Edmund Burke - Political science - 1792
...was the delight and ornament of this houfe, and the charm of every private fociety which he honoured with his prefence. Perhaps there never arofe in this...he had not fo great a ftock, as fome have had who flourimed formerly, of knowledge long treafured up, he knew better by far, than any man I ever was...
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The works of ... Edmund Burke [ed. by W. King and F. Laurence].

Edmund Burke - 1792
...was the delight and ornament of this houfe, and the charm of every private fociety which he honoured with his prefence. Perhaps there never arofe in this...and penetrating judgment. If he had not fo great a flock, as fome have had who flourifhed formerly, of knowledge long treafured up, he knew better by...
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Memoirs of the right honourable Edmund Burke; or, An impartial review of his ...

Charles M'Cormick - 1798
...was the delight and ornament of this houfe, and the charm of every private fociety which he honoured with his prefence. Perhaps there never arofe in this...country, nor in any country, a man of a more pointed and fininSed wit; and (where his paffions were not concerned) of a more refined, exquifite, and penetrating...
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