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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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Kit Kelvin's Kernels: With Illustrations

Kit Kelvin - American wit and humor - 1860 - 270 pages
...vote." It was during this exciting contest that he thundered this memorable sentence : " Caesar had Ms Brutus, Charles the first his Cromwell, and George the Third, (" Treason !" cried the speaker, and from all parts of the House) — " may profit by their example. If this be treason, make the most...
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THE ILLUSTRATED LIFE OF WASHINGTON.

HON. J. Y. HEADLEY - 1860
...moment every thing but the great subject which engrossed his soul, he suddenly exclaimed, " Caesar had his Brutus— Charles the First his Cromwell, and George the Third—" " Treason!" shouted the defaulting Speaker Robinson, "Treason! Treason!" , rang through the House. Pausing till...
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The New American Cyclopaedia: A Popular Dictionary of General ..., Volume 9

George Ripley, Charles Anderson Dana - Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1860
...the young burgess were as great as his eloquence. In the midst of the debate he thundered : " Coosar had his Brutus, Charles the First his Cromwell, and George the Third "—" Treason I" cried the speaker, " Treason, treason!" echoed from every part of the house — "may profit by their...
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The illustrated life of Washington: Giving an account of his early ...

Joel Tyler Headley, Benson John Lossing - 1860 - 528 pages
...moment every thing but the great subject which engrossed his soul, he suddenly exclaimed, " Ccesar had his Brutus — Charles the First his Cromwell, and George the Third — " " Treason!" shouted the defaulting Speaker Robinson. "Treason! Treason!" rang through the House. Pausing till the...
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A nation's manhood; or, Stories of Washington and the American war of ...

mrs. E Burrows - 1861
...announced his determination of adhering to them, exclaiming fiercely, " ' Tarquin and Csesar had each his Brutus, Charles the First his Cromwell, and George the Third/ " ' Treason ! treason ! treason ! ' was shouted out on every side. " Glancing calmly round, Henry added with quick...
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AMERICAN TRAVEL

T. ADDISON RICHARDS - 1857
...member of that body, presented the series of bold resolutions, which led to his famous speech—" Caesar had his Brutus, Charles the First his Cromwell, and George the Third ' '— concluded by those master-words of raillery, when the excited assembly interrupted him with...
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National Portrait Gallery of Eminent Americans: Including Orators, Statesmen ...

Evert Augustus Duyckinck - Portraits, American - 1862
...eloquence, " familiar in our ears as household words:" "Tarquin," he exclaimed, " and Caesar had each his Brutus ; Charles the First his Cromwell ; and..."Treason!" cried the Speaker; "treason, treason," was echoed from every part of the bouse, as Henry, fixing his eye on the Speaker, without embarrassment,...
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A Primary History of the United States: For Schools and Families

Benson John Lossing - United States - 1863 - 223 pages
...Act Cougress. Sous of Liberty. Repeal of Stamp Act. who oppressed his people, he had said, " Caesar had his Brutus, Charles the First his Cromwell, and George the Third" — he was interrupted by persons who cried, " Treason ! Treason !" Henry finished by saying — "may...
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The English in America

Henry Howard Brownell - America - 1863
...that, in tones of bold warning, he broke forth, in the heat of argument, with the expressions: "Caesar had his Brutus — Charles the First his Cromwell — and George the Third" (here he was interrupted by a cry of Treason ! from the speaker and many members, but he firmly continued)...
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The jest book; the choicest anecdotes and sayings, selected and arranged by ...

Mark Lemon - 1864
...the ball of the American Revolution, introduced his celebrated resolution on the Stamp Act into the House of Burgesses of Virginia (May, 1765), he exclaimed,...when descanting on the tyranny of the obnoxious Act, " Caesar had his Brutus ; Charlesl. his Cromwell; and George III. . . ." "Treason!'' cried the speaker;...
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