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" ... many, that I might have been more pleasing to the reader, if I had written the story of mine own times, having been permitted to draw water as near the well-head as another. "
Douglas Jerrold's shilling magazine - Page 83
1845
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The Quarterly Review, Volume 13

William Gifford, Sir John Taylor Coleridge, John Gibson Lockhart, Whitwell Elwin, William Macpherson, Sir William Smith, Sir John Murray IV, Rowland Edmund Prothero Baron Ernle, George Walter Prothero - 1815
...Ralegh, ' in writing amo* dern history, shall follow truth too near the heels, it may haply strike out his teeth. There is no mistress or guide that hath led her followers and servants into greater miseries. He that goes after her too far off, loseth her sight...
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The Life of Sir Edward Coke, Lord Chief Justice of England in the ..., Volume 1

Cuthbert William Johnson - Great Britain - 1837
...whoever, in writing a modern history, shall follow truth too near the heels, it may, perchance, strike out his teeth. There is no mistress or guide that hath led her followers and servants into greater difficulties : he that goes after her too far off, loseth her sight,...
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The life of sir Edward Coke, with memoirs of his contemporaries

Cuthbert William Johnson - 1837
...whoever, in writing a modern history, shall follow truth too near the heels, it may, perchance, strike out his teeth. There is no mistress or guide that, hath led her followers and servants into greater difficulties : he that goes after her too far off, loseth her sight,...
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Amenities of literature, sketches and characters of English literature, Volume 3

Isaac Disraeli - 1841
...whosoever in writing a modern history shall follow truth too near the heels, it may haply strike out his teeth. There is no mistress or guide that hath led her followers and servants into greater miseries. He that goes after her too far off loseth her sight and...
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Amenities of Literature: Consisting of Sketches and Characters of English ...

Isaac Disraeli - Authors, English - 1841
...whosoever in writing a modern history shall follow truth too near the heels, it may happily strike out his teeth. There is no mistress or guide that hath led her followers and servants into greater miseries. He that goes after her too far off loseth her sight and...
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Amenities of Literature: Consisting of Sketches and Characters of English ...

Isaac Disraeli - Authors, English - 1842
...whosoever in writing a modern history shall follow truth too near the heels, it may haply strike out his teeth. There is no mistress or guide that hath led her followers and servants into greater miseries. He that goes * Hoskyns wrote many poems. A manuscript...
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Life of Sir Walter Raleigh: Founded on Authentic and Original Documents ...

Patrick Fraser Tytler - 1844 - 412 pages
...whosoever, in writing a modern history, shall follow truth too near the heels, it may happily strike out his teeth. There is no mistress or guide that hath led her followers and servants into greater miseries. He that goes after her too far off, loseth her sight,...
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Douglas Jerrold's Shilling Magazine, Volume 1

Douglas William Jerrold - 1845
...whosoever, in writing a modern ' history, shall follow Truth too near the heeh, it may haply strike out * his teeth. There is no mistress or guide that hath...such special allusion to him, I will not forbear to enrich these pages with some further examples of his noble thoughts. Of the ordinary absence of charity,...
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Douglas Jerrold's Shilling Magazine, Volume 1

1845
...in writing a modern ' history, shall follow Truth too near the heels, it may haply strike out ' hit teeth. There is no mistress or guide that hath led her fol' lowers"and servants into greater miseries." So may the loss we have sustained be the better accounted...
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Life of Sir Walter Raleigh, founded on authentic and original documents

Patrick Fraser Tytler - 1853 - 412 pages
...whosoever, in writing a modern history, shall follow truth too near the heels, it may happily strike out his teeth. There is no mistress or guide that hath led her followers and servants into greater miseries. He that goes after her too far off, loseth her sight,...
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