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" And if he were not the greatest king, if he were without some parts and qualities which have made some kings great and happy, no other prince was ever unhappy who was possessed of half his virtues and endowments, and so much without any kind of vice. "
Oliver Cromwell and His Times - Page 269
by Thomas Cromwell - 1822 - 588 pages
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New elegant extracts; a selection from the most eminent prose and epistolary ...

New elegant extracts - 1827
...the people in general of the three nations, as any of his predecessors had ever been. To conclude, he was the worthiest gentleman, the best master, the...that the age in which he lived produced. And if he were not the greatest king, if he were without some parts and qualities which have made some kings...
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New Elegant Extracts: A Unique Selection, Moral ..., Volume 2, Parts 3-4

Richard Alfred Davenport - Conduct of life - 1827
...the people in general of the three nations, as any of his predecessors had ever been. To conclude, he was the worthiest gentleman, the best master, the...that the age in which he lived produced. And if he were not the greatest king, if he were without some parts and qualities which have made some kings...
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New elegant extracts: A unique selection ... from the most eminent prose and ...

Richard Alfred Davenport - 1827
...his predecessors had ever been. To conclude, he was the worthiest gentleman, the best master, tlie best friend, the best husband, the best father, and...that the age in which he lived produced. And if he were not the greatest king, if he were without some parts and qualities which have made some kings...
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The History of the Province of Moray

Lachlan Shaw - Moray, Scotland (Province) - 1827 - 498 pages
...justly be applied the character given an unfortunate monarch by " a celebrated Judge and historian : " He was the worthiest gentleman, the best master, the...husband, the best father, and the best Christian," of the district to which he was an honour "and a blessing. - This good man, and patriarchal chief,...
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The Quarterly Christian Spectator

Theology - 1829
...would make sure of all our sympathies, when he closes his elegy upon Charles, in recording him as " the best master, the best friend, the best husband, the best father, and the best christian, in his dominions." It is a remark of the great rival* of Demosthenes, that an unnatural father cannot...
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The Every-day Book and Table Book: Or, Everlasting Calendar of ..., Volume 2

William Hone - Days - 1830
...soldiers beating down poor people for this little tender of "their affection to their prince. Thus died the worthiest gentleman, the best master, the best...Christian, that the age in which he lived produced."* ' Sir Philip Warwick, an adherent to this unfortunate king, says, "His deportment was very majestic;...
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The Every-day Book and Table Book: Or, Everlasting Calendar of Popular ...

William Hone - Great Britain - 1837
...soldiers beating down poor people for this little tender of their affection to their prince. Thus died the worthiest gentleman, the best master, the best...Christian, that the age in which he lived produced."* Sir Philip Warwick, an adherent to this unfortunate king, says, "His deportment was very majestic;...
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The Miscellaneous Works of Oliver Goldsmith, M. B.: Including a ..., Volume 3

Oliver Goldsmith - 1837
...chaste, temperate, religious, personally brave ; and we may join with the noble historian in saying, ' he was the worthiest gentleman, the best master, the...husband, the best father, and. the best Christian, of the age in which he lived.' He had the misfortune to be bred up in high notions of the prerogative,...
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The every-day book and table-book; or, Everlasting calendar of popular ...

William Hone - 1837
...little tender of their affection to their prince Thus died the worthiest gentleman, the best mastor, the best friend, the best husband, the best father,...Christian, that the age in which he lived produced."* Sir Philip Warwick, an adherent to this unfortunate king, says, " His deportment was very majestic;...
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Impressions at home and abroad; or, A year of real life

James Roderick O'Flanagan - 1837
...the treason of his fanatic WHITEHALL. 103 subjects, one whom a noble historian describes as, — " The worthiest gentleman, the best master, the best...best husband, the best father, and the best Christian of the age in which he lived." It was his misfortune to be imbued with high notions of the right of...
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