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" That the influence of the Crown has increased, is increasing, and ought to be diminished"? "
The Quarterly Review - Page 254
1817
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Annual Register

Edmund Burke - History - 1826
...debates on the army estimates, xxiii 160] .... consideration of the petitions, xxiii 164] 189] .... motion, that the influence of the crown has increased, is increasing, and ought to be diminished, carried, xxiii 167] .,..——— it is competent to the house to correct the civil...
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Golden Rules of Social Philosophy; Or, A New System of Practical Ethics

Sir Richard Phillips - Applied ethics - 1826 - 376 pages
...beget parties ; while agreements beget personal union and party confederacies. Men who honestly think that the influence of the crown has increased, is increasing, and ought to be diminished, and who believe that civil liberty is the greatest social blessing, will vote on all...
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Golden Rules of Social Philosophy; Or, A New System of Practical Ethics

Sir Richard Phillips - Business ethics - 1826 - 368 pages
...parties; while agreements beget personal union and party confederacies. XXXIII. Men who honestly think that the influence of the crown has increased, is increasing, and ought to be diminished, and who believe that civil liberty is the greatest social blessing, will vote on all...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.

James Boswell - Authors, English - 1826
...been vexed by all the turbulence of this reign, and by that absurd vote of the house of commons, ' That the influence of the crown has increased, is increasing, and ought to be diminished?'" JOHNSON. " Sir, I have never slept an hour less, nor eat an ounce less meat. I would...
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The History of England: From the Invasion of Julius Caesar to the ..., Volume 17

David Hume, Tobias Smollett, William Jones - Great Britain - 1828
...for taking into consideration the petitions for reform, Mr. Dunning moved his famous resolution, '' That the influence of the crown has increased, is increasing, and ought to be diminished." In the debate which ensued upon it, the lord advocate of Scotland, by way of defeating...
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The History of the Reign of George III.: To which is Prefixed, A View of the ...

Robert Bisset - Great Britain - 1828 - 23 pages
...interesting detail, in a series of acute and powerful reasoning, he drew the following conclusion : " that the influence of the crown has increased, is increasing, and ought to be diminished ;" and proposed this allegation us a resolution to be voted by the house. Such a proposition...
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Lion, Volume 3

1829
...resolutions were passed by the house on that ever memorable day: — 1. — "That it is necessary to declare that the influence of the crown has increased, is increasing, and ought to be diminished. 2. — " That it is competent to the House of Commons to examine into and to correct...
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Eminent British Lawyers

Henry Roscoe - Lawyers - 1830 - 428 pages
...following resolutions : — "That it is the opinion of this committee, that it is necessary to declare that the influence of the crown has increased, is increasing, and ought to be diminished ;" and, " That it is competent to the house to examine into and to correct abuses in...
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Letters on England

Auguste-Louis baron de StaŽl-Holstein - England - 1830 - 366 pages
...manisfestation of certain senr timents, as for instance the celebrated motion of Mr. Dunning, in 1780: " that the influence of the crown has increased, is increasing, and ought to be diminished." But as what concerns us is to compare the proceedings we follow in the discussion of...
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Six Letters on Subjects Very Important to England

Sir George Cockburn - England - 1831 - 193 pages
...conquered both. In April 1780, the Commons passed the famous resolution, " That it is necessary to declare that the influence of the Crown has increased, is increasing, and ought to be diminished.'' Had I been a member of the Honourable House, I should have moved an amendment, viz....
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