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" I find his Grace my very good Lord indeed, and I believe he doth as singularly favour me as any subject within this realm ; howbeit, son Roper, I may tell thee, I have no cause to be proud thereof ; for if my head would win him a castle in France (for... "
The London Encyclopaedia: Or, Universal Dictionary of Science, Art ... - Page 127
edited by - 1829
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The North American Review, Volume 65

Jared Sparks, Edward Everett, James Russell Lowell, Henry Cabot Lodge - American fiction - 1847
...thrown familiarly over his shoulder. When he was congratulated on this high favor, he said, — "I may tell thee I have no cause to be proud thereof, for if my head would win him a castle in France, it should not fail to go." The manner in which he discharged the duties of the chancellor's office was...
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The North American Review, Volume 65

Jared Sparks, Edward Everett, James Russell Lowell, Henry Cabot Lodge - American fiction - 1847
...thrown familiarly over his shoulder. When he was congratulated on this high favor, he said, — "I may tell thee I have no cause to be proud thereof, for if my head would win him a castle in France, it should not fail to go." The manner in which he discharged the duties of the chancellor's office was...
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The Lives of the Lord Chancellors and Keepers of the Great Seal of England ...

John Campbell Baron Campbell - Great Britain - 1848
...believe he doth as singularly favour me as any subject within this realm. Howbeit, son Roper, I may tell thee I have no cause to be proud thereof; for if my head would win him a castle in France, it should not fail to go."* This authentic aneedote shows, in a very striking manner, how More had early...
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The Miscellaneous Works of the Right Honourable Sir James Mackintosh: Three ...

Sir James Mackintosh - Ethics - 1848 - 580 pages
...he doth as singularly favour me as any other subject within this realm : howbeit, son Roper, I may tell thee, I have no cause to be proud thereof; for if my head would win him a castle in France, when there was war between us. it should not fail to go.' "t * Roper, p. 12. t More, p. 49. t Rouer,...
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The history of England [by J.A. Hessey].

James Augustus Hessey - 1849
...the chancellor's neck, and gave his father joy on the favour he was in. " Son Roper," he replied, " I have no cause to be proud thereof, for if my head would win him a castle in France, it would go." It was now resolved to suppress the monasteries ; and Cromwell, with the title of Vicar- General,...
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The Lives of the Lords Chancellors and Keepers of the Great Seal of England ...

John Campbell Baron Campbell - Great Britain - 1851
...believe he doth as singularly favour me as any subject within this realm. Howbeit, son Roper, I may tell thee I have no cause to be proud thereof; for if my head would win him a castle in France, it should not fail lo Ło."* This authentic anecdote shows, in a very striking manner, how More had early...
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The Miscellaneous Works of the Right Honourable Sir James Mackintosh ...

Sir James Mackintosh - English literature - 1851 - 829 pages
...singularly favour me as any other subject within this realm : howbeit, son Roper, I may tell thce, I have no cause to be proud thereof; for if my head would win him a castle in France, when there was war between us, it should not fail to go.' " An edition of Utopia had been printed incorrectly,...
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The Anglo-American Magazine, Volume 1

Food - 1852
...and I believe te doth as singularly favour me as any subject within this realm ; howbeit, son Roper, I must tell thee, I have no cause to be proud thereof,...him a castle in France, it •would not fail to go oft'." Henry's mind was now wholly occupied by his long-cherished project of the divorce. He had consulted...
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The Anglo-American Magazine, Volume 1

Food - 1852
...doth as singularly favour me as any subject within this realm ; howbeit, son Roper, I must tell thce, I have no cause to be proud thereof, for if my head...castle in France, it •would not fail to go off." Henry's mind was now wholly occupied by his long-cherished project of the divorce. He had consulted...
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Harper's Magazine, Volume 3

Literature - 1852
...me as any subject within this realm. Howbeit, son Roper, I may tell thee between ourselves, I feel no cause to be proud thereof, for if my head would win him a castle in France, it ehoulde not fail to fly olt" — Father is graver than he used to be. No wonder. He hath much on his...
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