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" The following lines were written by Lord Holland on the morning of the day when his last illness commenced, and were found after his death on his dressing-room table : — " Nephew of Fox and friend of Grey, Sufficient for my fame; If those who knew me... "
A Portion of the Journal Kept by Thomas Raikes, Esq., from 1831 to 1847 ... - Page 87
by Thomas Raikes - 1857
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Conversations-Lexikon für Geist, Witz und Humor, Volume 1

Moritz Gottlieb Saphir - Anecdotes - 1852
...Seiltn auf Дф fetbft »erfaft, bie man auf bem ЗЭДе feineô ®efeUfфaftêäímmer liegen fanb: „Nephew of Fox, and friend of Grey, Sufficient for my fame, If those, who knew me best shall say I tranished neither name." (SReffe »on §« unb greunb »on ©reí?, bao тф1 fur meinen 9htf bin/...
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A Portion of the Journal Kept by Thomas Raikes, Esq., from 1831 to ..., Volume 4

Thomas Raikes - London (England) - 1857
...Duchess of Orleans was brought to bed of a son ; he is called the Due de Chartres. Tuesday, 10th. — The following lines were written by Lord Holland on...of Fox and friend of Grey, Sufficient for my fame j If those who knew me best shall say I tarnished neither name." Mrs. Damer writes me that the new...
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A Portion of the Journal, Volume 4

Thomas Raikes - France - 1858
...Duchess of Orleans was brought to bed of a son ; he is called the Due de Chartres. Tuesday, Wth. — The following lines were written by Lord Holland on...me best shall say I tarnished neither name." Mrs. Darner writes me that the new Lord Holland inherits an estate of 6000/. per annum, on which there is...
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The wits and beaux of society, by Grace and Philip Wharton

Katherine Thomson, John Cockburn Thomson - 1860
...illness began, these lines were written by him, and found after his death on his dressing-table : — ' Nephew of Fox, and friend of Grey, Sufficient for my fame ; If those who know me best shall say I tarnished neither name.' PREACHER AT THE ' FOUNDLING.' 249 Of him his best...
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THE WITS AND BEAUX OF SOCIETY

GRACE AND PHILIP WHARTON - 1861
...last illness began, these lines were written by him, and found after his death on his dressing-table : "Nephew of Fox, and friend of Grey, Sufficient for my fame ; If those who know me best shall say I tarnished neither name." Of him his best friend, Sydney Smith, left a short...
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Eclectic Magazine: Foreign Literature, Volume 4; Volume 67

1866
...uncle for the old club and for the party. His party wish, almost his departing wish, is gratified : " Nephew of Fox and friend of Grey, Sufficient for my...knew me best shall say I tarnished neither name." In tracing the early history of White's, and giving us a resume of what were the habits and customs...
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The Broadway Annual: A Miscellany of Original Literature in Poetry and Prose

1867
...elbow-chair that he did die ; and after his death, the following more serious lines were found on his table : — " Nephew of Fox, and friend of Grey, Sufficient for my fame If those who know me beat shall say I tarnished neither name." On his death, in 1840, Lord Holland was succeeded...
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The Wits and Beaus of Society, Volume 2

Mrs. A. T. Thomson - Court life - 1890
...illness began, these lines were written by him, and found after his death on his dressing-table : — ' Nephew of Fox, and Friend of Grey, Sufficient for my fame, If those who know me best shall say I tarnished neither name.' Of him his best friend, Sydney Smith, left a short...
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Old and new London: a narrative of its history, its people and its places ...

George Walter Thornbury - 1880
...politician, and affects the esprit fort. They kept a hospitable house, and received all the wits of the day." The following lines were written by Lord Holland on..." Nephew of Fox and friend of Grey, Sufficient for ray fame, If those \\ha knew me best shall say I tarnished neither name." Mr. Raikes also adds : —...
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