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" All the decent drapery of life is to be rudely torn off. All the superadded ideas, furnished from the wardrobe of a moral imagination, which the heart owns and the understanding ratifies, as necessary to cover the defects of our naked, shivering nature,... "
The Works of Edmund Burke - Page 99
by Edmund Burke - 1839
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Reflections on the Revolution in France,: And on the Proceedings in Certain ...

Edmund Burke - France - 1790 - 356 pages
...own eftitnatioH, are to be exploded as a ridiculous, abfurd, and antiquated fafhion. On this fcheme of things, a king is but a man; a queen is but a woman;...woman is but an animal ; and an animal not of the highdl order. All homage paid to the fe;c in general as fuch, and without diftinct views, is to be...
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Reflections on the Revolution in France: And on the Proceedings in Certain ...

Edmund Burke - France - 1790 - 356 pages
...exploded as a ridiculous, abfurd, and antiquated fafhion. On this fcheme of things, a king is but a man 5 a queen is but a woman; a woman is but an animal ', and an animal not of the higheit order. All homage paid to the fex in general as fuch, and without diftinct views, is to be...
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The Edinburgh Magazine, Or, Literary Miscellany, Volume 12

Books and bookselling - 1790
...are to be expioded aź a ridiculous, abfurd, and antiquated f;if liion. On this fcheme of tilings, a king is but a man ; a queen is but a woman ; a woman is out an animal ; tad an animal not of the higheft or┐ sr . All homage paid to the fex in can never...
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The Bee,: Or Literary Weekly Intelligencer, Volume 1

James Anderson - 1791
...exploded as a ridiculous, abfurd, and antiquated faihion. On this fcheme of things, a king is but a tnan ; a queen is but a woman ; a woman is but an animal, and an animal not of the higheft order. All homage paid to the fex in general as fuch, and without diilincl views, is to be...
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Reflections on the Revolution in France: And on the Proceedings in Certain ...

Edmund Burke - France - 1791 - 438 pages
...exploded as a ridiculous, abfurd, and antiquated fafhion. On this fcheme of things, a king is but a manj a queen is but a woman; a woman is but an animal v and an animal not of the higheft order. All homage paid to the fex in general as fuch, and without...
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The Spirit of the Public Journals: Being an Impartial Selection of ..., Volume 1

Stephen Jones, Charles Molloy Westmacott - English literature - 1799
...Orgiafts of Bacchus, was, that their meetings were by night. From this they argued, that * On this fcheme of things, a king is but a man; a queen is but a woman. Burke's Reflefticnsj p. "*• they they were devoted to drunkennefs and debauchery. The votaries of.Bacchus,...
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Sonnets, and other poems, Volume 1

1800 - 180 pages
...understanding ratifies, as necessary to cover the defefls of our naked shivering nature, and to raise it to dignity in our own estimation, are to be exploded...as a ridiculous, absurd, and antiquated fashion." BURKE'S REFLECTIONS, p. 113, 114. p. 123- 1╗ 5Sweft native land! 'whose every haunt is dear. " ENGLAND,...
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Sonnets, and Other Poems,

William Lisle Bowles - 1800 - 180 pages
...understanding ratifies, as necessary to cover the defects of our naked shivering nature, and to raise it to dignity in our own estimation, are to be exploded...as a ridiculous, absurd, and antiquated fashion." BURKE'S REFLECTIONS, p. 113, 114. p. 123. L. 5. Sweet native land! ivhose every haunt is dear. "ENGLAND,...
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Maxims and Opinions: Moral, Political, and Economical, with ..., Volume 1

Edmund Burke - Political science - 1804
...understanding ratifies, as necessar)' to cover the defects of our naked shivering nature, and to raise it to dignity in our own estimation, are to be exploded...queen is but a woman ; a woman is but an animal ; and 3n animal not of the highest order. All homage paid to the sex in general as such, and without distinct...
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Sonnets, and other poems. To which is added Hope

William Lisle Bowles - 1805
...understanding ratifies, as necessary to cover the dcfefts of our naked shivering nature, and to raise it to dignity in our own estimation, are to be exploded...as a ridiculous, absurd, and antiquated fashion." BURKE'S REFLECTIONS, p. 113, 114. T. 123, L- 5Sweet native land! whose, every haunt is dear. " ENGLAND,...
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