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" Cesar had his Brutus; Charles the First his Cromwell; and George the Third"— "
The Percy Anecdotes: Original and Select [by] Sholto and Reuben Percy ... - Page 40
1826
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THE HISTORY OF VIRGINIA, FROM ITS Earliest Settlement in the Present Time

T.S. ARTHUR AND W.H. CARPENTER. - 1853
...comparisons. Warming with his theme, he blanched the cheeks of his auditors, by exclaiming : Caesar had his Brutus ; Charles the First his Cromwell ; and George the Third" — "Treason ! treason !" exclaimed the speaker* " Treason ! treason !" echoed other burgesses. Henry turned his...
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The Biographical Treasury: A Dictionary of Universal Biography

Samuel Maunder - 1853 - 896 pages
...the lower house of representatives at Virginia, Patrick Henry, a popular orator, exclaimed, " Cajsar had his Brutus, Charles the First his Cromwell, and George the Third"— cries of "Treason I" here interrupted the speaker but, after a moment's pause, he continued " and George...
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Pictorial History of America: From the Earliest Times to the Close ..., Volume 1

John Frost - United States - 1853
...the discussion to a tone of defiance, which produced a remarkable scene. " Caesar," he exclaimed, " had his Brutus ! Charles the First, his Cromwell ! and George the Third," — here he was interrupted by a cry of Treason ! raised by the speaker and echoed from all parts of...
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History of the Valley of the Mississippi

Adolphus M. Hart - Mississippi River Valley - 1853 - 274 pages
...arbitrary authority, the patriot Henry exclaimed in the hall of the Legislative Assembly, that " Caesar had his Brutus, Charles the First his Cromwell, and George the Third his ," he was interrupted by cries of treason, treason : and mildly looking around, he added, " and...
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A Gift for My Young Friends

Samuel Griswold Goodrich - Children's poetry - 1854 - 260 pages
...to heaven can look, and say, " Our Father lives above." PATRICK HENRY. of Burgesses, of Virginia, in May, 1765, he exclaimed, when descanting on the tyranny of the obnoxious act, " Ocsar had his Brutus ; Charles the first, his Cromwell ; and George the Third" — "Treason!" cried...
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Republican Landmarks: The Views and Opinions of American Statesmen on ...

John Philip Sanderson - Naturalization - 1856 - 367 pages
...Lexington and Bunker Hill ; with Patrick Heury, ' the forest born Demosthenes,' when he exclaimed, 'Caesar had his Brutus, Charles the First his Cromwell, and George the Third may profit by their example — if this be treason, make the most of it ;' with Jefferson and the signers...
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THE HISTORY OF THE UNITED STATES FROM THEIR COLONIZATION

GEORGE TUCKER - 1856
...boldness with which he supported them. In the course of his impassioned harangue he cried, "Coesar had his Brutus; Charles the First his Cromwell; and George the Third" - — here the cry of " Treason [treason !" resounded on all sides — added the self-possessed orator,...
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Songs and Ballads of the American Revolution

Frank Moore - National songs - 1856 - 394 pages
...consent. The bold declaration of Patrick Henry, before the House of Burgesses, in 1764, that " Caasar had his Brutus — Charles the First his Cromwell ; and George the Third may profit by their example," still rang in the ears of royalty, and the patriots were looked upon...
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THE AMERICAN ENCYCLOPEDIA OF HISTORY, BIOGRAPHY AND TRAVEL,CONFESSION ...

THOMAS H. PRESCOTT - 1856
...in others. P. HENRY. It was in the midst of the debate above-mentioned, that he exclaimed, 6 Cessar had his Brutus, Charles the First his Cromwell, and George the Third — 6 Treason !' cried the speaker — Treason, treason !? echoed from every part of the house....
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Republican landmarks: the views and opinons of American statesmen on foreign ...

John Philip Sanderson - Naturalization - 1856 - 367 pages
...Lexington and Bunker Hill ; with Patrick Henry, ' the forest born Demosthenes,' when he exclaimed, ' Csesar had his Brutus, Charles the First his Cromwell, and George the Third may profit by their example — if this be treason, make the most of it ;' with Jefferson and the signers...
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