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" I find his Grace my very good Lord indeed, and I believe he doth as singularly favour me as any subject within this realm ; howbeit, son Roper, I may tell thee, I have no cause to be proud thereof ; for if my head would win him a castle in France (for... "
A Sketch of the Reformation - Page 182
by Thomas Bayley Fox - 1836 - 259 pages
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The Beauties of England and Wales: Or Delineations, Topographical ...

John Britton, Edward Wedlake Brayley, Joseph Nightingale, James Norris Brewer, John Evans, John Hodgson, Francis Charles Laird, Frederic Shoberl, John Bigland, Thomas Rees, Thomas Hood, John Harris - Architecture - 1816
...indeed ; and I believe he doth as singularly love me as any subject within this realm. However, son Roper, I may tell thee I have no cause to be proud on that account ; for if my head would win him a castle in France, it should not fail to go off."*...
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The Edinburgh Review: Or Critical Journal, Volume 108

Sydney Smith, Lord Francis Jeffrey Jeffrey, Macvey Napier, William Empson, Sir George Cornewall Lewis, Arthur Ralph Douglas Elliot (Hon.), Henry Reeve, Harold Cox - 1858
...indeed ; and I believe he doth as singularly favour me as any ' subject within this realm ; howbeit, son Roper, I may tell thee, ' I have no cause to be proud thereof, for if my head would win ' a castle in France it should not fail to go !' Nor are we informed that More had committed the crime...
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Encyclopaedia Perthensis; or, Universal dictionary of Knowledge

Encyclopaedia Perthensis - 1806
...fo familiarly treated by the king : to which Sir Thomas replied. I muft tell thee, I have no c.iufe to be proud thereof; for if my head would win him a calile- in France, it would not f.iil to go off." In ijjo he was fent, with Cardinal Woifey and others,...
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Characteristic Anecdotes of Men of Learning and Genius: Natives of Great ...

John Watkins - Authors, English - 1808 - 552 pages
...believe he doth as singularly favour me as any subject within this realm ; howbeit son Roper, I must tell thee I have no cause to be proud thereof, for if my head would win him a castle in France, it would not fail to go off." Henry himself had no small portion of facetiousness mixed with his bad...
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Liber Facetiarum: Being a Collection of Curious and Interesting Anecdotes ...

Anecdotes - 1809 - 344 pages
...lord indeed ; and I believe he doth as singularly favour me as any subject in this realm. However son Roper, I may tell thee, I have no cause to be proud...for if my head would win him a castle in .France, it would not fail to be struck off." Macdiarmid's Lives, p. 53. WHEN the late earl Howe, who was very...
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An historical and topographical description of Chelsea, and its environs

Thomas Faulkner - 1810
...indeed ; and I believe he doth as singularly love me as any subject within this realm ; however, son Roper, I may tell thee I have no cause to be proud...thereof; for if my head would win him a castle in France it should not fail to go off." ' Whilst this king's unlucky divorce was so hotly pursued, Sir Thomas...
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The General Biographical Dictionary: Containing an Historical and ..., Volume 22

Alexander Chalmers - Biography - 1815
...indeed, and 1 believe be doth as singularly favour me as any subject within this realm. However, son Roper, I may tell thee, I have no cause to be proud...for, if my head would win him a castle in France, it should not fail to go." In 1523, he was chosen speaker of the House of Commons ; and, soon after,...
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The General Biographical Dictionary, Volume 22

Alexander Chalmers - Biography - 1815
...indeed, and. I believe be doth as singularly favour me as any subject within this realm. However, son Roper, I may tell thee, I have no cause to be proud...for, if my head would win him a castle in France, it should not fail to go." In, 1523, he was chosen speaker of the House of Commons ; and, soon after,...
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The general biographical dictionary. Revised by A. Chalmers

New and general biographical dictionary - 1815
...indeed, and I believe be doth as singularly favour me as any subject within this realm. However, son Roper, I may tell thee, I have no cause to be proud...for, if my head would win him a castle in France, it should not fail to go." In 1523, he was chosen speaker of the House of Commons ; and, soon after,...
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The beauties of England and Wales: or, Delineations ..., Volume 14, Part 4

John Britton, James Norris Brewer, Edward Wedlake Brayley, Frederic Shoberl, Joseph Nightingale, John Hodgson, Francis Charles Laird, John Bigland, John Evans, Thomas Rees - Architecture - 1816
...indeed ; and I believe he dolh as singularly love me as any subject within this realm. However, son Roper, I may tell thee I have no cause to be proud on that account ; for if my head vvoukl win him a castle in Fiance, it should not fail to go • ff."*...
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