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" ... by the other ; for he had a readiness of conception, and sharpness of expression, which made his learning thought more than in truth it was. His first inclinations and addresses to the court were only to establish his greatness in the country where... "
Portraits of Illustrious Personages of Great Britain - Page 195
by Edmund Lodge - 1835
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The dying speeches and behaviour of the several state prisoners that have ...

Cambden, Burnet - Social Science - 1720 - 495 pages
...Addrefles to the Court were only to eftablifh his Greatnefs in the Country, where he apprehended -Tome Acts of Power from the Lord Savile, who had been his Rival always there, and cf late had ftrengthen'd himfelf by being made a Privy-Counfellor and Officer at Court : But his firft...
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Characters of Eminent Men in the Reigns of Charles I and II: Including the ...

Edward Hyde Earl of Clarendon - Great Britain - 1793 - 201 pages
...more than in truth it was. His first inclinations and addresses to the court, were only to.eswbiish1 his greatness in the country; where he apprehended...and of late had strengthened himself by being made a privycounsellor, and officer at court : but his first attempts were so prosperous, that he contented...
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Memoirs of King Charles I. and the Loyalists who Suffered in Their Cause ...

Great Britain - 1795 - 54 pages
...addrefles to the court were only to eftablifh his greatnefs in the country; where he apprehended fome ais oF power from the Lord Savile, who had been his rival always there, ana of late had ftrengthened himfelf by being made a privy-counfellor, and officer at court: but his...
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The History of the Rebellion and Civil Wars in England, Volume 1, Issue 1

Edward Hyde Earl of Clarendon - Great Britain - 1807
...addrefTes to the Court were only to eftablifh his greatnefs in the country ; where he apprehended fome acts of power from the Lord Savile, who had been his rival always there, and of late had ftrcngthened himfelf by being made a Privy-Counfellor, and officer at Court : but his firft attempts...
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The history of the Rebellion and civil wars in England, Volume 1, Part 1

Edward Hyde Clarendon (Earl of) - Great Britain - 1807
...addreffes to the Court were only to eftablifh his greatnefs in the country ; where he apprehended fome adls of power from the Lord Savile, who had been his rival always there, and of late had ftrengthened himfelf by being made a Privy-Counfellor, and officer at Court : but his firft attempts...
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The British Plutarch: containing the lives of the most eminent ..., Volume 3

Francis Wrangham - Biography & Autobiography - 1816
...conception, and sharpness of expression, which made his learning thought more than in truth it was. His first inclinations and addresses to the court...and of late had strengthened himself by being made a Privy-Councillor and officer at court. But his first attempts were so prosperous, that he contented...
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Memoirs of the Protector, Oliver Cromwell, and of His Sons ..., Volume 1

Oliver Cromwell - Great Britain - 1821
...conception, and sharpness of expression, which made his learning thought more than in truth it was. That his first inclinations and addresses to the court...where he apprehended some acts of power from the Lord Saville, who had been his rival always there, and of late had strengthened himself by being made a...
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The Enquirer

William Godwin - Conduct of life - 1823 - 411 pages
...Conception, and sharpness of Expression, which made his Learning thought more than in truth it was. His first inclinations and addresses to the Court,...who had been his Rival always there, and of late had strengthen'd himself by being made a Privy-Counsellor, and Officer at Court : but his first attempts...
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The Enquirer

William Godwin - Conduct of life - 1823 - 411 pages
...Conception, and sharpness of Expression, which made his Learning thought more than in truth it was. His first inclinations and addresses to the Court,...to establish his Greatness in the Country ; where lie apprehended some acts of Power from the Lord Savile, who had been his Rival always there, nnd of...
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The History of the Rebellion and Civil Wars in England: To which ..., Volume 1

Edward Hyde Earl of Clarendon - Great Britain - 1826
...conception, and sharpness of expression, which made his learning thought more than in truth it was. His first inclinations and addresses to the court...apprehended some acts of power from the lord Savile, b who had been his rival always there, and of late had strengthened himself by being made a privy-counsellor,...
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