Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books
" Regicide, and parricide, and sacrilege, are but fictions of superstition, corrupting jurisprudence by destroying its simplicity. The murder of a king, or a queen, or a bishop, or a father, are only common homicide ; and if the people are by any chance,... "
Reflections on the revolution in France, and on the proceedings in certain ... - Page 115
by Edmund Burke - 1790 - 364 pages
Full view - About this book

The Bee: Or Literary Weekly Intelligencer, Volume 1

James Anderson - Scotland - 1791
...a queen, or a bifhop, or a father, are only common homicide ; and if the people are by any xhance, or in any way gainers by it, a fort of homicide much the mod pardonable. and into which we ought not to make too fevere a fcrutiny. Intelligence refpeEiing...
Full view - About this book

Works, Volume 3

Edmund Burke - 1792
...fimplicity. The murder of a king, or A queen, or a bifhop, or a father, are only common fiomicidc ; and if the people are by any chance, or in any way gainers by it, a fort of homicide muchdie m'oil pardonable, and into which" we ought not' to make too fevcre a fcrutiny. On the Icheine...
Full view - About this book

The Works of ... Edmund Burke, Volume 5

Edmund Burke - English literature - 1803
...deftroying its fimplicity. The murder of a king, or a queen, or a bifhop, or a father, are only com-mon homicide; and if the people are by any chance, or in any way gainers . • L 4 by by it, a fort of homicide much the moft pardonable, and into which we ought not to make...
Full view - About this book

Maxims and opinions, moral, political and economical, with ..., Volume 1

Edmund Burke - 1804
...destroying its simplicity. The murder of a king, or a queen, or a bishop, or a father, are only common homicide ; and if the people are by any chance, or in any way gainers by it, a sort of homicide much the most pardonable, and into which we ought not to make too severe a scrutiny....
Full view - About this book

Maxims and Opinions: Moral, Political, and Economical, with Characters from ...

Edmund Burke - Political science - 1804
...destroying its simplicity. The murder of a king, or a queen, or a bishop, or a father, are only common homicide ; and if the people are by any chance, or in any way gainers by it, a sort of homicide much the most pardonable, and into which we ought not to make too severe a scrutiny....
Full view - About this book

Reflections on the Revolution in France: And on the Proceedings of Certain ...

Edmund Burke - France - 1814 - 246 pages
...destroying its simplicity. The murder of a king, or a queen, or a bishop, or a father, are only common homicide ; and if the people are by any chance, or in any way gainers by it, a sort of homicide much the most pardonable, and into which we dught not to make too severe a scrutiny....
Full view - About this book

Maxims, Opinions and Characters, Moral, Political, and Economical, Volume 1

Edmond Burke - English literature - 1815
...destroying its simplicity. The murder of a king, or a queen, or a bishop, or a father, are only common homicide ; and if the people are by any chance, or in any way gainers by it, a sort of homicide much the most pardonable, and into which we ought not to make too severe a scrutiny....
Full view - About this book

The Works of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke, Volume 5

Edmund Burke - Great Britain - 1815
...destroying its simplicity. The murder of a king, or a queen, or a bishop, or a father, are only common homicide; and if the people are by any chance, or in any way gainer* fay by it, a sort of homicide much the most pardonable, and into which we ought not to make...
Full view - About this book

The British Prose Writers, Volume 21

British prose literature - 1821
...destroying its' simplicity. The murder of a king, or a queen, or a bishop, or a father, are only common homicide; and if the people are by any chance, or in any way gainers by it, a sort of homicide much the moat pardonable, and into which we ought not to make too severe a scrutiny....
Full view - About this book

Examples of English Prose: From the Reign of Elizabeth to the Present Time ...

George Walker - English prose literature - 1825 - 615 pages
...destroying its simplicity. The murder of a king, or a queen, or a bishop, or a father, are only common homicide ; and if the people are by any chance, or in any way gainers by it, a sort of homicide much the most pardonable, and into which we ought not to make too severe a scrutiny....
Full view - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search
  4. Download EPUB
  5. Download PDF