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The Quarterly Review - Page 254
1817
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The Quarterly review, Volume 44

1831
...of the nation, but as essentially the same, when clearly understood. If the well-known resolution, that the influence of the crown has increased, is increasing, and ought to be diminished, had been carried in an Irish House of Commons, instead of an English one, it would have...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: Including A Journal of a Tour ..., Volume 5

James Boswell - Hebrides (Scotland) - 1831
...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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Pinnock's Improved Edition of Dr. Goldsmith's Abridgment of the History of ...

Oliver Goldsmith - Great Britain - 1831 - 507 pages
...raised up a formidable opposition. (April 6th.) At length Mr. Dunning moved his celebrated resolution, " that the influence of the crown has increased, is increasing, and ought to be diminished," which was carried by a majority of twenty-eight votes : but a second resolution, designed...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: Including a Journal of a Tour ..., Volume 5

James Boswell - Authors, English - 1831
...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 Quarterly Review, Volume 44

English literature - 1831
...of the nation, but as essentially the same, when clearly understood. If the well-known resolution, that the influence of the crown has increased, is increasing, and ought to be diminished, had been earned in an Irish House of Commons, instead of an English one, it would have...
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On Sir Francis Burdett's motion for parliamentary reform.-On the conduct of ...

Robert Southey - 1832
...no-reasoners in . favour of parliamentary reform, proceed upon the belief of Mr. Dunning's or Mr. Burke's famous motion, that the influence of the crown has...beginning of the French revolution in Mr. Burke's judgement, we know; he himself having recorded his opinion in works which will endure as long as the...
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A key to both houses of parliament

Parliament lists - 1832 - 924 pages
...constituent bodies is essentially necessary, have come to a resolution, " that it is necessary to declare, that the influence of the crown has increased, is increasing, and ought to be diminished." less judicious. In the midst of a war, in which nothing its unhappy circumstances)...
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Taxation, Revenue, Expenditure, Power, Statistics, and Debt of the Whole ...

Pablo Pebrer (i.e., Antonio Pablo) - Debts, Public - 1833 - 547 pages
...regulation of his majesty's civil establishment"; and Dunning moved, " that it is necessary to declare, 1st. that the influence of the crown has increased, is increasing, and ought to be diminished ; 2dly. that it is competent for parliament to examine and correct the abuses and the...
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Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 35

Scotland - 1834
...weight of the prerogative, but the usurpation of an Oligarchy. No man is now foolish enough to assert, that the influence of the Crown " has increased, is increasing, and ought to be diminished ;" the popular outcry which carried through the Revolution of 1832, 8 that " the influence...
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A Reply to the Letter of J. Fenimore Cooper

Caleb Cushing - United States - 1834 - 76 pages
...Resolution, introduced into the House of Commons by Mr Dunning in 1780, during the War of Independence. ' The influence of the Crown has increased, is increasing, and ought to be diminished ! ' A Resolution, which even the Speaker, Sir Fletcher Norton, supported ; and which...
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