Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books 41 - 50 of 184 on I rejoice that the grave has not closed upon me; that I am still alive to lift up....
" I rejoice that the grave has not closed upon me; that I am still alive to lift up my voice against the dismemberment of this ancient and most noble monarchy! "
The Public and Domestic Life of His Late ... Majesty, George the Third ... - Page 224
by Edward Holt - 1820
Full view - About this book

The Georgian Era: The royal family. The pretenders and their adherents ...

---- Clarke - Great Britain - 1832
...idea which has gone forth of yielding up America. My lords, — I rejoice, that the grave has not yet closed upon me, — that I am still alive to lift...voice against the dismemberment of this ancient and most noble monarchy. Pressed down, as I am, by the hand of infirmity, I am little able to assist my...
Full view - About this book

English History: Adapted to the Use of Schools and Young Persons ...

Eliza Robbins - Great Britain - 1834 - 387 pages
...expressing his thanks to God that he had been enabled once more to perform his duty. " I rejoice," said he, "that the grave has not closed upon me : that I am...voice against the dismemberment of this ancient and most noble monarchy." His voice getting stronger as he became more animated, he detailed at length,...
Full view - About this book

A History of the American Revolution

William Shepherd - United States - 1834 - 278 pages
...Lord Chatham and what did he say? ble orator, ' I rejoice that the grave has not closed upon me, and that I am still alive to lift up my voice against the dismemberment of this ancient and most noble monarchy.' He then proceeded, in the most energetic terms, to urge his auditors to the most...
Full view - About this book

History of the American revolution: with a preliminary view of the character ...

Samuel Farmer Wilson - United States - 1834 - 372 pages
...the honor and glory of his own country. " My lords," said he, " I rejoice that the grave has not yet closed upon me — that I am still alive to lift up my voice against an acknowledgment of the sovereignty of America, against the dismemberment of this ancient and noble...
Full view - About this book

The family history of England, Volume 3

George Robert Gleig - 1836
...denounce both its spirit and its object. " I rejoice," said he, " that the grave has not closed upon mo, that I am still alive to lift up my voice against...ancient and noble monarchy. Pressed down as I am by a load of infirmity, I am little able to assist my country in this most perilous conjuncture; but,...
Full view - About this book

The history of England: from the accession of George III, 1760-1835, Volume 2

Thomas Smart Hughes, Tobias George Smollett - Great Britain - 1836
...of each, 'and so it proved.' ' My lords,' he continued, ' I rejoice that the grave has not closed on me ; that I am still alive to lift up my voice against the dismemberment of our ancient and noble monarchy. Pressed down as I am by a load of infirmities, I am little able to...
Full view - About this book

The History of Party: From the Rise of the Whig and Tory Factions ..., Volume 3

George Wingrove Cooke - Great Britain - 1837
...consequence of them, adding at the end of each year, ' and so it proved.' "* " My lords," continued he, " I rejoice that the grave has not closed upon me ; that...voice against the dismemberment of this ancient and most noble monarchy. Pressed down as I am by the hand of infirmity, I am little able to assist my country...
Full view - About this book

pt. III. From the peace of Paris in 1763 to the treaty of Amiens in 1802. pt ...

William Russell, William Jones - 1839
...America. He then proceeded to address their lordships in the following striking language : — " I rejoice that the grave has not closed upon me, that...monarchy. Pressed down as I am by the load of infirmity, 1 am little able to assist my country in this most perilous conjuncture ; but, my lords, while I have...
Full view - About this book

The History of England, Volume 3

Thomas Keightley - Great Britain - 1839
...and so it proved." " My lords," said he in conclusion, " I rejoice that the grave has not closed on me, that I am still alive to lift up my voice against...ancient and noble monarchy. Pressed down as I am by a load of infirmities, I am little able to serve my country in this most perilous conjuncture ; but...
Full view - About this book

Correspondence of William Pitt, earl of Chatham, Volume 4

William Pitt (Earl of Chatham), William Stanhope Taylor, John Henry Pringle - Europe - 1840
...understood was gone forth, of yielding up the sovereignty of America ! " My Lords," continued he, " I rejoice that the grave has not closed upon me ; that...voice against the dismemberment of this ancient and most noble monarchy ! Pressed down as I am by the hand of infirmity, I am little able to assist my...
Full view - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search
  4. Download EPUB
  5. Download PDF