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" ... reproached, for staying in London, and in the parliament, after they were in rebellion, and in the worst times, which his age obliged him to do; and how wicked soever the actions were which were every day done, he was confident he had not given his... "
The general biographical dictionary. Revised by A. Chalmers - Page 329
by New and general biographical dictionary - 1816
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Illustrated biography; or, Memoirs of the great and the good of all nations ...

Charles C. Savage - Biography - 1856 - 600 pages
...expressions equal to his merit and virtue. His learning was stupendous, and if he had some infirmities they were weighed down with wonderful and prodigious abilities and excellences, in the other scale. JOHN WINTHROP JOHN WINTHROP. JOHN WINTIHROP, the first governor of Massachusetts, was born at Groton,...
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The life of Edward earl of Clarendon, written by himself. [on large paper ...

Edward Hyde (1st earl of Clarendon.) - 1857
...every day done, he was confident he had not given his consent to them; but would have hindered them if he could with his own safety, to which he was always...weighed down with wonderful and prodigious abilities and excellencies in the other scale. 2s Charles Cotton was a gentleman born to a competent fortune, and...
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Studies and illustrations of the Great rebellion

John Langton Sanford - Great Britain - 1858 - 630 pages
...he (Clarendon) was confident he had never given his consent to them, but would have hindered them if he could with his own safety, to which he was always enough indulgent.'-^ The morals of Selden were irreproachable, and in the various relations of life we find his conduct...
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Lives of the Prime Ministers of England: From the Restoration to ..., Volume 1

J. Houston Browne - Prime ministers - 1858 - 453 pages
...Mr. Hyde was confident that Selden had not given his consent to them; but would have hindered them if he could, with his own safety, to which he was always enough indulgent" Ben Johnson was at this time another of the associates of Clarendon, and the intimacy continued till...
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Commentaries on the Laws of England: In Four Books, Volume 1

Sir William Blackstone - Law - 1860
...behaviour. j "In short, it may be said of him as the noble historian (Lord Clarendon) said of Mr. Seiden : ' If he had some infirmities with other men, they were...weighed down with wonderful and prodigious abilities and excellencies in the other scale.'" Such is the testimony of a friend and kinsman to the character of...
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A Catalogue of Books, the Property of a Political Economist: With Critical ...

John Ramsay McCulloch - Catalogs, Dictionary - 1862 - 394 pages
...himself upon nothing more than upon having bad Mr. Selden's acquaintance from the time he was very young. If he had some infirmities with other men, they were weighed down with wonderful and prodigious excellencies in the other scale." — (Autobiography, folio, p. 16.) See Selden, &c. JOHNSTON : England...
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The English nation; or, A history of England in the lives of Englishmen

George Godfrey Cunningham - 1863
...every day done, he was confident he had not given his consent to them, but would have hindered them if he could with his own safety, to which he was always...weighed down with wonderful and prodigious abilities and excellencies in the other scale." The political part of Selden's life, is that which the majority of...
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Table-talk

John Selden - Aphorisms and apothegms - 1868 - 120 pages
...every Day done, He was confident He had not given his Consent to them ; but would have hindered them if He could, with his own Safety, to which He was always...weighed down with wonderful and prodigious Abilities and Excellencies in the other Scale "—Life, p. i6. Ed* i7593. Rev. Richard Baxter, in his Additional...
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... Areopagitica: 24 November 1644. Preceded by illustrative documents ...

John Milton - Literary Criticism - 1869 - 80 pages
...every Day done, He was confident He had not given his Consent to them ; but would have hindered them if He could, with his own Safety, to which He was always...weighed down with wonderful and prodigious Abilities and Excellencies in theother Scale." — Li/e,pi(t. Ed. 1754. 3. Rev. Richard Baxter, in his Additional...
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Table-talk: 1689, Issue 6

John Selden, Richard Milward - Table-talk - 1868 - 120 pages
...every Day done, He was confident He had not given his Consent to them ; but would have hindered them if He could, with his own Safety, to which He was always...weighed down with wonderful and prodigious Abilities and Excellencies m the other Scale." — Life, p. 16. Ed. 1 759. 3. Rev. Richard Baxter, in his Additional...
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