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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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Maple Leaves: A Budget of Legendary, Historical, Critical, and Sporting ...

Sir James MacPherson Le Moine - Birds - 1863
...not justified of laying of him what Clarendon wrote of Hampden, " that he was of an industry and a vigilance not to be tired out or wearied by the most laborious, and of parts not to be imposed on by the most subtle and sharp, — of a personal courage equal to his best parts"? Camibiau Pomes.--...
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A Compendium of English Literautre: Chronologically Arranged, from Sir John ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - 1863
...supreme governor over all his passions and affections and had thereby a great power over other mt'n's. He was of an industry and vigilance not to be tired out; or wearied by the mosi laborious; and of parts not to be imposed upon by the subtle or sharp; and of a personal courage...
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Choice specimens of English literature, selected and arranged by T.B. Shaw ...

Thomas Budd Shaw, sir William Smith - 1864
...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...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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The biographia Leodiensis; or, Biographical sketches of the worthies of ...

Richard Vickerman Taylor - 1865
...that he can toil terribly,' is an electric touch. So are Clarendon's portraits, — of Hampden ; ' who was of an industry and vigilance not to be tired out...the most laborious, and of parts not to be imposed on by the most subtle and sharp, and of a personal courage equal to his best parts,' — of Falkland...
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The Works of Lord Macaulay, Complete: Critical and historical essays

Thomas Babington Macaulay Baron Macaulay - 1866
...His 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 or...of 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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Critical and historical essays, contributed to The Edinburgh review, Volume 1

Thomas Babington Macaulay (baron [essays]) - 1866
...His talents for business were as remarkable as his talents for debate. "He was," says Clarendon, " of an in•dustry and vigilance not to be tired •out...most laborious, .and of parts not to be imposed upon '•Ъу the most subtle and sharp." Yet it was rather to his moral than to his intellectual qualities...
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Studies in English prose: specimens, with notes, by J. Payne

Joseph Payne - 1868
...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...so that he was an enemy not to be wished wherever ne might have been made a friend ; and as much to be apprehended ' (feared) where he was so as any...
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Smaller specimens of English literature, with notes. Ed. by W. Smith

sir William Smith - 1869
...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...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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Choice Specimens of English Literature: Selected from the Chief English ...

Thomas Budd Shaw, William Smith - English literature - 1869 - 477 pages
...uipreme 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 Ci" pRtts not to be imposed upon by the subtle or sharp; and of a personal courage equal to his best...
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CHOICE SPECIMENS OF ENGLISH LITERATURE

THOMAS B. SHAW - 1870
...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...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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