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" THERE is no part of English history since the Conquest so obscure, so uncertain, so little authentic, or consistent, as that of the wars between the two Roses... "
The History of England: From the Invasion of Julius Cæsar, to the ... - Page 47
by David Hume - 1810
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A Chronological Abridgment of the History of Great-Britain, from the First ...

Antoine-François marquis de Bertrand de Moleville - Great Britain - 1812
...brother-inlaw of the king, and they were immediately executed. David Hume very judiciously observes, that there is no part of English history since the Conquest,...uncertain, so little authentic or consistent as that period of the wars between the two Roses: historians differ about many material circumstances ; some...
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A chronological abridgment of the history of Great Britain, from the first ...

Antoine François Bertrand de Moleville - 1812
...brother-inlaw of the king, and they were immediately executed. David Hume very judiciously observes, that there is no part of English history since the Conquest,...obscure, so uncertain, so little authentic or consistent us that period of the wars between the two Roses: historians differ about many material circumstances;...
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The history of England, from the invasion of Julius Cæsar to the revolution ...

David Hume - 1818
...his partiality towards them : And they were immediately executed by orders from Sir John Corners. c THERE is no part of English history since the Conquest...agree, are incredible and contradicted by records f : and it is remarkable, that this profound darkness falls upon us just on the eve of the restoration...
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History of England: From the First Invasion by Julius Caesar, to the ...

William Grimshaw - Great Britain - 1826 - 292 pages
...the county for which the members were to be returned. CHAPTER XII. EDWARD THE FOURTH. 1461 — 1483. THERE is no part of English history, since the conquest, so obscure, and inconsistent, as that of the wars between the two houses of York and Lancaster. Some events of...
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The History of England: From the Invasion of Julius Caesar to the ..., Volume 4

David Hume, Tobias Smollett, William Jones - Great Britain - 1828
...his partiality towards them : and they were immediately executed by orders from sir John Corners34. There is no part of English history since the Conquest...almost all agree, are incredible and contradicted by records33 ; and it is remarkable, that this profound 34 Fabian, fol. 217. M We shall give an instance...
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The Penny Magazine of the Society for the Diffusion of ..., Volume 2; Volume 11

1842
...of manners and events, are scanty and doubtful. " There is," observes the writer just referred to, " no part of English history since the Conquest so obscure,...consistent, as that of the wars between the two Roses. All we can distinguish with certainty through the deep cloud which covers that period, is a scene of...
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The Proceedings of the First General Peace Convention: Held in London, June ...

John Jefferson - Peace - 1843 - 118 pages
...Hume, the historian, on the character of these times, deserves to be quoted in this place. He says, " There is no part of English history since the conquest so obscure and so little authentic as that of these Wars of the Roses. All we can distinguish with certainty through...
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The Lives of the Lord Chancellors and Keepers of the Great Seal of England ...

John Campbell Baron Campbell - Judges - 1845
...during his exile were vacated and destroyed. " There is no part of English history since the Conquest so uncertain, so little authentic or consistent, as that of the wars between t1 e two Roses ; and it is remarkable that this profound darkr «3 falls upon us just on the eve of...
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The Lives of the Lord Chancellors and Keepers of the Great Seal of England ...

John Campbell Baron Campbell - Great Britain - 1846
...vacated and destroyed. " There is no part of English history since the Conquest so uncertain, so,little authentic or consistent, as that of the wars between the two Roses ; and it is remarkable that this profound darkness falls upon us just on the eve of the restoration...
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The Lives of the Lord Chancellors and Keepers of the Great Seal of England ...

John Campbell Baron Campbell - Great Britain - 1848
...during his exile were vacated and destroyed. " There is no part of English history since the Conquest so uncertain, so little authentic or consistent, as that of the wars between the two Roses ; and it is remarkable that this profound darkness falls upon us just on the eve of the restoration...
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