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" Having defended the standard of liberty in this new world; having taught a lesson useful to those who inflict, and to those who feel oppression, you retire from the great theatre of action with the blessings of your fellow-citizens; but the glory of your... "
Historical Register of Officers of the Continental Army During the War of ... - Page 573
by Francis Bernard Heitman - 1914 - 685 pages
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Works, Volume 39

Washington Irving - American literature - 1857
...with the blessings of your fellow-citizens ; but the * Ivlitor of the Maryland Gazette. at flioinc 33 glory of your virtues will not terminate with your...command ; it will continue to animate remotest ages." The very next morning Washington left Annapolis, and hastened to his beloved Mount Vernon, where he...
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Christian Life and Character of the Civil Institutions of the United States ...

Benjamin Franklin Morris - United States - 1864 - 831 pages
...the great theatre of action with the blessings of your fellow-citizens. But the glory of your virtue will not terminate with your military command : it...you our obligations to the army in general, and will partici^arly charge ourselves with the interests of those confidential officers who have attended your...
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History of the United States of America as traced in the writing of ...

John C. Hamilton - 1864
...oppression, you retire from the great theatre of action, with the blessings of your fellow-citizens, but the glory of your virtues will not terminate with...command ; it will continue to animate remotest ages." without having arawn upon himself any deserved cen sure," is the just tribute of a companion in arms...
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The Republican court, or, American society in the days of Washington

Rufus Wilmot Griswold - United States - 1867 - 481 pages
...replied, reviewing in a few words the great career thus brought to a close, and saying in conclusion, " The glory of your virtues will not terminate with...your military command : it will continue to animate the remotest ages. . . . We join with you in commending the interests of our country to Almighty God,...
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The four Georges: The English humorists of the eighteenth century

William Makepeace Thackeray - English wit and humor - 1869 - 362 pages
...inflict and those who feel oppression, you retire with the blessings of your fellowcitizens ; though the glory of your virtues will not terminate with your military command, but will descend to remotest ages.' " Which was the most splendid spectacle ever witnessed ; the...
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The Works of William Makepeace Thackeray, Volume 22

William Makepeace Thackeray - 1869
...inflict and those who feel oppression, you retire with the blessings of your fellowcitizens ; though the glory of your virtues will not terminate with your military command, but will descend to remotest ages.' " Which was the most splendid spectacle ever witnessed ; the...
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The Works of William Makepeace Thackeray, Volume 19

William Makepeace Thackeray - English literature - 1869
...inflict and those who feel oppression, you retire with the blessings of your fellowcitizens ; though the glory of your virtues will not terminate with your military command, but will descend to remotest ages.' " Which was the most splendid spectacle ever witnessed ; the...
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The Works of William Makepeace Thackeray, Volume 10

William Makepeace Thackeray - 1872
...inflict and those who feel oppression, you retire with the blessings of your fellow-'citizens ; though the glory of your virtues will not terminate with your military command, but will descend to remotest ages.' " Which was the most splendid spectacle ever witnessed ; the...
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Miscellanies...

William Makepeace Thackeray - 1873 - 592 pages
...inflict and those who fcel oppression, you retire with the blessings of your iellow-citizens ; though the glory of your virtues will not terminate with your military .command, but will descend to remotest ages.' " Which was the most splendid spectacle ever witnessed; the...
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Cassell's History of the United States

Edmund Ollier - 1874
...been enabled, under a just Providence, to clow the war in free, dom, safety, and independence. . . We feel with you our obligations to the army in general,...have attended your person to this affecting moment." The scene has been described by a spectator is extremely impressive ; and certainly there is nothing...
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