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" Pray, Mr. Hampden, who is that man, for I see he is on our side, by his speaking so warmly to-day ?" — " That sloven," said Mr. Hampden, prophetically, " whom you see before you, hath no ornament in his speech ; that sloven, I say, if we should ever... "
Oliver Cromwell - Page 53
by Michael Russell - 1910
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The beauties of England and Wales: or, Delineations ..., Volume 7, Part 1

John Britton, Edward Wedlake Brayley, James Norris Brewer, Frederic Shoberl, Joseph Nightingale, John Hodgson, Francis Charles Laird, John Bigland, John Evans, Thomas Rees - Architecture - 1808
...sharpest speeches upon these subjects." P. 51, Edit. 1700. to-day.' " That sloven," replied Hampden, " whom you see before you, hath no ornament in his speech...that sloven will be the greatest man in England." Oliver's ' uncourtly' appearance at this period, is also mentioned by Sir P. Warwick, who says, " The...
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A Topographical and Historical Description of the County of Huntingdon ...

Edward Wedlake Brayley - Huntingdonshire (England) - 1808 - 250 pages
...subjects." P. 51, Edit. 1709. to.day.' " That sloven," replied Hampden, " whom you see before yon, hath no ornament in his speech ; that sloven, I say,...such a case, I say, that sloven will be the greatest mau in England." Oliver's ' uncourtly' appearance at this period, is also mentioned by Sir P. Warwick,...
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The Beauties of England and Wales, Or, Delineations, Topographical ..., Volume 7

Thomas Hood, John Harris - Architecture - 1808
...sharpest speeches upon these subjects." P. 51, Edit. 1700. (o diiy.' " That sloven," replied Hampden, " whom you see before you, hath no ornament in his speech; that sloven, I say, if we should ever come to a lireach with the King, which God forbid! in such a case, I say, that sloven will be the greatest man...
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The General Biographical Dictionary: Containing an Historical and ..., Volume 11

Alexander Chalmers - Biography - 1813
...sloven," replied Hampden, " whom you see before us, who has no ornament in his speech ; that sloven, l say, if we should ever come to a breach with the king,...that sloven will be the greatest man in England." This prophecy, which was so fully accomplished, rose chiefly from the sense Hampden had of Cromwell's...
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The general biographical dictionary. Revised by A. Chalmers

New and general biographical dictionary - 1813
...sloven," replied Hampden, " whom you see before us, who has no ornament in his speech; that sloven, 1 say, if we should ever come to a breach with the king,...that sloven will be the greatest man in England." This prophecy, which was so fully accomplished, rose chiefly from the sense Hampden had of Cromwell's...
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The British Plutarch: containing the lives of the most eminent ..., Volume 3

Francis Wrangham - Biography & Autobiography - 1816
...his speaking so warmly to day ?" " That sloven," replied Hampden, " whom you see before MS, who has no ornament in his speech ; that sloven, I say, if we should ever come to a breach with VOL. III. Y the King, which God forbid ! in such a case, I say, that sloven will be the greatest man...
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The Quarterly Review, Volume 25

William Gifford, Sir John Taylor Coleridge, John Gibson Lockhart, Whitwell Elwin, William Macpherson, William Smith, Sir John Murray IV, Rowland Edmund Prothero (Baron Ernle), George Walter Prothero - English literature - 1821
...the house, Lord Digby asked Hampden who he was ; and Hampden is said to have replied, ' That sloven whom you see before you, hath no ornament in his speech...that sloven will be the greatest man in England.' Baxter has said of Hampden, that he was a man whom ' friends and enemies acknowledged to be most eminent...
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The Quarterly Review, Volume 25

William Gifford, Sir John Taylor Coleridge, John Gibson Lockhart, Whitwell Elwin, William Macpherson, Sir William Smith, Sir John Murray IV, Rowland Edmund Prothero Baron Ernle, George Walter Prothero - 1821
...have replied, 'That sloven whom yon see before you, hath no ornament in his speech ; that sloven, 1 say, if we should ever come to a breach with the king...that sloven will be the greatest man in England.' Baxter has said of Hampden, that he was a man whom ' friends and enemies acknowledged to be most eminent...
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The Chronicle of the Kings of England: From William the Norman to the Death ...

Nathan ben Saddi (pseud.) - Great Britain - 1821 - 286 pages
...by his speaking so warmly to-day." — " That sloven,'' said Hampden, " whom you see hefore you has no ornament in his speech ; that sloven, I say, if...ever come to a breach •with the King, (which God forhid !) in such a case, I say, that sloven will he the greatest man in England." Subsequent events...
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Atheneum, Or, Spirit of the English Magazines, Volume 8

1821
...coterie. It was Cromwell's homely appearance that begot the inquiry. " That sloven," said Mr. Hampden, " whom you see before you hath no ornament in his speech ; that sloven, I say, if wo should ever come to breach I I with the king, (which god forbid !) in such a cade, I gay, that sloven...
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