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Characters of Eminent Men in the Reigns of Charles I and II: Including the ... - Page 59
by Edward Hyde Earl of Clarendon - 1793 - 201 pages
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The Edinburgh Review: Or Critical Journal, Volume 54

1831
...talents for business were as remarkable as his talents for debate. ' He was,' says Clarendon, ' of an industry and vigilance not to be * tired out...parts not to ' be imposed upon by the most subtle and sharp.' Yet it was rather to his moral than to his intellectual qualities that he was indebted...
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Specimens of English Prose Writers: From the Earliest Times to the Close of ...

George Burnett - Authors, English - 1807
...supreme governor over all his passions and affections, and had thereby a great power pver other men's. He was of an industry and vigilance not to be tired...laborious ; and of parts not to be imposed upon by the subtle or sharp; and of a personal courage equal to his best parts: so that he was an enemy not to...
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Specimens of English prose-writers, from the earliest times to the close of ...

George Burnett - 1807
...governor over all his passions and affections, and had thereby a great power over other men's. He wag f an industry and vigilance not to be tired out, or...laborious ; and of parts not to be imposed upon by the subtle or sharp; and of a personal courage equal to his best parts: so that he was an enemy not to...
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Specimens of English Prose Writers: From the Earliest Times to the Close of ...

George Burnett - Authors, English - 1807
...affections, and had thereby a great power over other m He was of an industry and vigilance not to be tir out, or wearied by the most laborious ; and of parts not to be imposed upon by the subtle or sharp; and of a personal courage equal to his best parts: so that he was an enemy not to...
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Peerage of England. ...

Arthur Collins, Sir Egerton Brydges - Nobility - 1812
...supreme governor over all his passions and affections, and had thereby a great power over other mens. He was of an industry and vigilance not to be tired...best parts, so that he was an enemy not to be wished whenever he might have been nude arried Elizabeth, daughter of Clarke, Esq. and widow of John MarIey,ofGlynd,...
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The General Biographical Dictionary: Containing an Historical and ..., Volume 17

Alexander Chalmers - Biography - 1814
...supreme governor over all his passions and affections ; and had thereby a great power over other men's. He was of an industry and vigilance not to be tired...of parts not to be imposed upon by the most subtle and sharp ; and of a personal courage equal to his best parts : so that he was an enemy not to be wished...
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The General Biographical Dictionary:: Containing an Historical and Critical ...

Biography - 1814
...supreme governor over all his passions and affections; and had thereby a great power over other men's. He was of an industry and vigilance not to be tired...of parts not to be imposed upon, by the most subtle and sharp; and of a personal courage equal to his best parts: so that he was an enemy not to be wished...
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The general biographical dictionary. Revised by A. Chalmers

New and general biographical dictionary - 1814
...supreme governor over all his passions and affections; and had thereby a great power over other men's. He was of an industry and vigilance not to be tired...of parts not to be imposed upon by the most subtle and sharp ; and of a personal courage equal to his best parts : so that he was an enemy not to be wished...
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A Complete Collection of State Trials and Proceedings for High ..., Volume 3

Trials - 1816
...suptot governor over all his passions, and aectiuu:, and had thereby agrt power over other no. He was of an industry and vigilance not to be tired...most laborious and of parts not to be imposed upon, b; most subtle, or sharp ; and of a personal courage equal to his best purls ; so that he a; an enemy...
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The British Nepos; or, Youth's mirror: lives of illustrious Britons

William Fordyce Mavor - 1816
...supreme governor over all his passions and affections, and had thereby a great power over other men's. He was of an industry and vigilance not to be tired...out or wearied by the most laborious, and of parts rot to be imposed upon by the most subtle and sharp, and pf a personal courage equal to his best parts;...
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