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" Cesar had his Brutus; Charles the First his Cromwell; and George the Third"— "
The Percy Anecdotes: Original and Select [by] Sholto and Reuben Percy ... - Page 40
1826
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The Galaxy of Wit: Or, Laughing Philosopher ; Being a ..., Volumes 1-2

David Claypoole Johnston - American wit and humor - 1830
...the ball of the American revolution, introduced his celebrated resolution on the stamp act into the House of Burgesses of Virginia, (May 1765) he exclaimed,...when descanting on the tyranny of the obnoxious act, "Caesar had his Brutus, C'larles the 1st his Cromwell, and George the 3d " " Treason,'' cried the speaker:...
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Encyclopædia Americana: A Popular Dictionary of Arts, Sciences ..., Volume 6

Edward Wigglesworth, Thomas Gamaliel Bradford - Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1831
...midst of the debate aforementioned, that he exclaimed, " Ca-av had his Brutus, Charles the first hi. Cromwell, and George the Third — * Treason !" cried...Treason, treason !" echoed from every part of the houjv. Henry faltered not for on instant : but taking a loftier attitude, and fixing on tin speaker...
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The Georgian Era: The royal family. The pretenders and their adherents ...

---- Clarke - Great Britain - 1832
...the lower house of representatives at Virginia, Patrick Henry, a popular orator, exclaimed, " Coesar had his Brutus, Charles the First his Cromwell, and George the Third — " Cries of " Treason !" here interrupted the speaker ; but, after a moment's pause, he continued,...
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British America, Volume 1

John MacGregor - Canada - 1833
...at the meeting of the Continental Congress, said, during a debate on the stamp act, " Julius Caesar had his Brutus ; Charles the First his Cromwell ; and George the Third "here he was stopped by cries of treason, and then concluded by saying, " and George the Third —...
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The Every Day Book: For Youth

Samuel Griswold Goodrich - Children's literature - 1834 - 415 pages
...introduced his celebrated resolution on the stamp act into the House of Burgesses, of Virginia, in May, 1765, he exclaimed, when descanting on the tyranny of the obnoxious act, " Ceesar had his Brutus ; Charles the first his Cromwell ; and George the Third " — " Treason ! "...
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History of the American revolution: with a preliminary view of the character ...

Samuel Farmer Wilson - United States - 1834 - 372 pages
...debate. Transported by the fervor of his zeal beyond the bounds of prudence, he exclaimed, "Caesar had his Brutus, Charles the First his Cromwell, and George the Third" — " Treason, treason," resounded from all parts of the house ; — but, without pausing or quailing for a moment,...
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Lives of the signers to the Declaration of Independence

Charles Augustus Goodrich - 1834 - 460 pages
...that memorable exclamation of Mr. Henry, now become almost too familiar for quotation •. " Caesar had his Brutus, Charles the First his Cromwell, and George the Third (4 treason !' cried the speaker ; ' treason I treason !' echoed the house ;) may profit by their example....
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The history of the United States of North America, from the ..., Volume 2

James Grahame - United States - 1836
...the discussion, to a tone of defiance, which produced a very singular scene. "Caesar," he exclaimed, "had his Brutus! Charles the First, his Cromwell ! and George the Third," — here, he was interrupted by a cry of treason ! raised by the speaker, and echoed from all parts...
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The History of the Rise and Progress of the United States of North ..., Volume 4

James Grahame - United States - 1836
...the discussion, to a tone of defiance, which produced a very singular scene. "Caesar," he exclaimed, "had his Brutus! Charles the First, his Cromwell ! and George the Third," — -here, he was interrupted by a cry of treason ! raised by the speaker, and echoed from all parts...
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