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" Nay, madam, he is a doctor; never rack his person, but rack his style: let him have pen, ink, and paper, and help of books, and be enjoined to continue the story where it breaketh off, and I will undertake, by collating the styles, to judge whether he... "
The Annual Register of World Events: A Review of the Year - Page 368
1799
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Archaeologia: Or, Miscellaneous Tracts, Relating to Antiquity.., Volume 10

Society of Antiquaries of London - Archaeology - 1792
...produce his author. I replied, " Nay, Madam, he is a Doftor, never rack his perlón, rack his Oyle ; let him have pen, ink, and paper, and help of books,...continue his ftory, and I will undertake by collating the llyles, to judge whether he were the author [e]." The rack was fhewn to Guy Fawkes on his examination,...
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The History of England: From the Invasion of Julius Caesar to the ..., Volume 5

David Hume - Great Britain - 1775
...his au*' thor ; I replied, nay, madam, he is a doctor, nevir " rack his perfon, but rack his ftyle : Let him have pen, " ink, and paper, and help of books, and be enjoined to VOL. V. B b " continue * Harrifon, book ii. chap. n. Y Haynes, p. 196. See farther la Boderie, vol....
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The History of England: From the Invasion of Julius Caesar to the ..., Volume 7

David Hume - Great Britain - 1789
...re*' plied, Nay, madam, he is a dodor, never ** rack his perfon , but rack his ftyle : Let hint *' have pen, ink, and paper, and help of books, " and be enjoined to continue the ftory where it *' breaketh off, and I will undertake , by col* " lating the ftyles, to judge whether...
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Annual Register, Volume 32

History - 1793
...Madam, he is a donor, never ' rack his perfon, rack his ftyle; ' let him have pen, ink, and paper, 1 and help of books, and be enjoined to continue his...judge whether he ' were the author." The rack was ihewn to Gay Fawkes on his examination, as king James himfelf relates. Torture was ufed on Peacock...
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Annual Register, Volume 32

Edmund Burke - History - 1793
...indignation, that me would have him racked, to produce Kis author. I replied, " Nay, " Madam, he is a dodtorj never «' rack his perfon} rack his ftyle J " let...pen, ink, and paper, *' and help of books, and be en*' joined to continue his ftory, and *' I will undertake, by Collating *' the ftyles, to judge whether...
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The Annual Register, Or, A View of the History, Politics, and Literature for ...

Edmund Burke - History - 1799
...produce his aulhor. 1 replied, " Nay, Madam, he is a doftor, never rack his pcrfon, rack his (h- le; let him have pen, ink, and paper, and help of books,...continue his ftory, and I will undertake by collating the ftylcs, to judge whether he were the author." The rack was fhewn to Guy Fawkes on his examination,...
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A new history of Great Britain: from the invasion of Julius Caesar to the ...

John Adams - Great Britain - 1803 - 455 pages
...which his lordfhip replied, " nay, madam, he is a doftor, never rack his perfon, but rack his llyle. Let him have pen, ink, and paper, and help of books, and let him be enjoined to continue the ftory where it breaks off, and I will undertake, by collating the...
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History of Great Britain, from the death of Henry viii. to the accession of ...

James Pettit Andrews - 1806
...produce his author." I replied, " Nay, madam, he is a doctor, never rack his person, but rack his style; let him have pen, ink, and paper, and help of books, and be enjoined to continue the story where it breaketh off, and I will undertake, by collating the styles, to judge irhether he...
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An impartial history of Ireland from the period of the English ..., Volume 1

Dennis Taaffe - Ireland - 1809
...produce his author; I replied, nay, madam, he is a doctor, •never rack his person, but rack his style: let him have pen, ink, and paper, and help of books, and be enjoined to continue the story where it breaketh off, and I will undertake, by collating the styles to judge whether he...
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The History of England: From the Invasion of Julius Cćsar, to the ..., Volume 5

David Hume - Great Britain - 1810
...produce his author; I replied, Nay, madam, he is a " doctor, never rack his person, but rack his style: Let " him have pen, ink, and paper, and help of books, and " be enjoined to continue the story where it breaketh off, have a contrary tendency. For he has there preserved the famous speech...
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