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Annual Register - Page 19
1778
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The opinions of Sir Robert Peel: expressed in Parliament and in public

Sir Robert Peel - Great Britain - 1843 - 480 pages
...ministry, referring to which Mr. Burke spoke of the cabinet as being " like a tesselated pavement, — here a bit of black stone, and there a bit of white ; that it was most dangerous to look on, and most dangerous to handle. It was of exquisite workmanship,...
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The Eclectic Magazine of Foreign Literature, Science, and Art, Volume 18

1849
...administration. He did so, " and produced," says Burke, " such a piece of diversified mosaic, such a tesselated pavement without cement ; here a bit of black stone,...open enemies ; that it was, indeed, a very curious show, but utterly unsafe to touch, and unsure to stand on." Nor would the state of his own health permit...
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Lives of illustrious ... Irishmen, ed. by J. Wills, Volume 5, Part 2

Irishman - 1844
...dove-tailed — a cabinet so variously inlaid — such a piece of diversified mosaic — such a tesselated pavement without cement — here a bit of black stone,...open enemies — that it was indeed a very curious show, but utterly unsafe to touch, and unsure to stand on. The colleagues whom he had assorted at the...
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The History of Great Britain, from the Death of George II to the Coronation ...

James Rodger Miller - Great Britain - 1844 - 724 pages
...dovetailed ; a cabinet so variously inlaid ; such a piece of diversified Mosaic ; such a tesselated pavement, without cement; here a bit of black stone,...patriots and courtiers ; king's friends and republicans ; whigeand lories ; treacherous friends and open enemies ; that it was indeed a very curious show ;...
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Cyclopędia of English literature

Robert Chambers - 1844
...whimsically dove-tailed ; a cabinet so variously inlaid ; such a piece of diversified mosaic ; such a host from the tomb, I rise and upbuild it again. ; king 's friends and republicans ; Whigs and Tories ; treacherous friends and open enemies ; that...
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Cyclopędia of English Literature: A History, Critical and ..., Volume 2

Robert Carruthers - English literature - 1844
...dove-tailed ; a cabinet so variously inlaid ; such a piece of diversified mosaic ; euch a tesselated ou lockest in thy beauty from the clouds, * tremblest at the gates of the ; patriote and courtiers ; king's friends and republicans ; Whigs and Tories ; treacherous friends...
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Celebrated Speeches of Chatham, Burke, and Erskine: To which is Added, the ...

William Pitt (Earl of Chatham), Edmund Burke, Thomas Erskine Baron Erskine, Sir James Mackintosh, Member of the Philadelphia bar - Speeches, addresses, etc., English - 1845 - 540 pages
...dove-tailed; a cabinet so variously inlaid; such a piece of diversified Mosaic ; such a tesselated pavement Without cement ; here a bit of black stone,...and open enemies : that it was indeed a very curious show 5 but utterly unsafe to touch, and unsure to stand on. The colleagues whom he had assorted at...
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The Wisdom and Genius of the Right Hon. Edmund Burke: Illustrated in a ...

Peter Burke - 1845 - 426 pages
...dove-tailed ; a cabinet so variously inlaid; such a piece of diversified mosaic ; such a tesselated pavement without cement ; here a bit of black stone,...and open enemies ; that it was indeed a very curious show ; but utterly unsafe to touch, and unsure to stand on. The colleagues whom he had assorted at...
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Library of Oratory: Embracing Select Speeches of Celebrated ..., Volume 3

Great Britain - 1845
...dove-tailed ; a cabinet so variously inlaid ; such a piece of diversified Mosaic ; such a tesselated pavement without cement ; here a bit of black stone,...and open enemies : that it was indeed a very curious show ; but utterly unsafe to touch, and unsure to stand on. The colleagues whom he had assorted at...
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The people's art union. The historic gallery of portraits & paintings, with ...

People - 1845
...dovetailed ; a cabinet so variously inlaid ; such a piece of diversified Mosaic ; such a tessellated pavement without cement; here a bit of black stone,...and tories ; treacherous friends and open enemies ;— and that it wa» VOL. III. S indeed a very eurious show, but utterly unsafe to touch, and unsure...
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