The Coldstreams and the musqueteers, Volume 3

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Page 100 - Mark you this, Bassanio, The devil can cite Scripture for his purpose. An evil soul, producing holy witness, Is like a villain with a smiling cheek ; A goodly apple rotten at the heart: O, what a goodly outside falsehood hath ! Shy.
Page 122 - And, father cardinal, I have heard you say, That we shall see and know our friends in heaven: If that be true, I shall see my boy again...
Page 211 - True, I talk of dreams ; Which are the children of an idle brain, Begot of nothing but vain fantasy, Which is as thin of substance as the air, And more inconstant than the wind, who wooes Even now the frozen bosom of the north, And, being anger'd, puffs away from thence, Turning his face to the dew-dropping south.
Page 1 - In addition to the immense mass of practical and useful information with which this work abounds, there is a refreshing buoyancy and dash about the style, which makes it as attractive and fascinating as the pages of the renowned Nimrod himself.
Page 2 - DR. MILEY supports his positions with a plentitude and profundity of learning, a force and massive power of reasoning, a perspicuity of logical prowess, and a felicity of illustration, rarely met in existence amongst historians of any age." — Morning Post. "Illustrated by profound learning, deep thought, refined taste, and great sagacity.
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Page 184 - Erroneous vassal ! the great King of kings Hath in the table of his law commanded That thou shalt do no murder. Wilt thou then Spurn at his edict, and fulfil a man's ? Take heed ; for he holds vengeance in his hand, To hurl upon their heads that break his law.
Page 250 - For us and for our tragedy, Here stooping to your clemency, We beg your hearing patiently.

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