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" He was very learned, not only in Latin, in which he was a master, but in Greek and Hebrew. He had read a great deal of divinity, and almost all the historians ancient and modern : so that he had great materials. He had with these an extraordinary memory,... "
Bishop Burnet's History of His Own Time: With the Suppressed Passages of the ... - Page 174
by Gilbert Burnet, Sir Thomas Burnet, Martin Joseph Routh - 1823
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The History of England: As Well Ecclesiastical as Civil, Volume 13

Rapin de Thoyras (M., Paul) - Great Britain - 1731
...Materials. He had with *' thefe an extraordinary Memory, and a copious *' but unpolilhed Expreffion. He was a Man, as " the Duke of Buckingham called him to me, of a " blundering Underftanding. He was haughty be" yond Expreffion, abjedt to thofe he faw he muft " ftoop to, but imperious...
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Bishop Burnet's History of His Own Time: From the Restoration of King ...

Gilbert Burnet - Great Britain - 1753
...matter, but in Greek and Hebrew. He had read a great deal of divinity, and almoft all the hiftorians ancient and modern : So that he had great materials. He had with thcfe an extraordinary memory, and a copious but unpolifhed exprefiion. He was a man, as the Duke of...
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The Secret History of the Court and Reign of Charles the Second, Volume 1

Great Britain - 1792 - 510 pages
...great materials. He had with thefe an extraordinary memory, and a copious, but unpolifhed expreffion. He was a man, as the duke of Buckingham called him to me, of a blundering underftanding. He was haughty beyond expreffion, abject to thofe he faw he muft iloop to, but imperious...
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The Parliamentary History of England from the Earliest Period to ..., Volume 4

Great Britain. Parliament - Great Britain - 1808
...the ¿ing. He was very learned, not only in Latin, n which he was a master, but in Greek and Hebrew. He was a man, (as the duke of Buckingham called him...a blundering understanding. He was haughty beyond ei>ression, abject to those be saw he must stoop o, but imperious to all others. He had a vioence of...
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Observations on the Historical Work of the Late Right Honorable Charles ...

George Rose, Patrick Hume Earl of Marchmont - Great Britain - 1809 - 282 pages
...Court. He was very learned, not only in Latin, in which he was a matter, but in Greek and Hebrew. He had read a great deal of divinity, and almost all the...unpolished expression. He was a man, as the Duke of Buck-, ingham called him to me, of a blun[g] APPENDIX, N° 6. to you, as, unbecoming one of my station...
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Peerage of England. ...

Arthur Collins, Sir Egerton Brydges - England - 1812
...court. He was very learned, not only in Latin, in which he was a master, but in Greek and Hebrew. He had read a great deal of divinity, and almost all the historians, ancient and modern : so that he bad great materials. He had with these an extraordinary memory, and a copious but unpolished expression....
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The history of the state and sufferings of the Church of Scotland ..., Volume 2

William Crookshank - Scotland - 1812
...That he was very learned, not only in Latin, in which he was a master, but in Greek and Hebrew. He had read a great deal of divinity, and almost all the historians, ancient and modern ; lie had an extraordinary memory, a copious but unpolished expressioH :' but I shall leave the reader...
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The Monthly repository (and review).

1823
...court. He was very learned, not only in Latin, in which he was a master, but in Greek and Hebrew. He had read a great deal of divinity, and almost all the...He was haughty beyond expression ; abject to those ho saw he must stoop to, but imperious to all others. He had a violence of passion that carried him...
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The Monthly Repository of Theology and General Literature, Volume 18

Liberalism (Religion) - 1823
...divinity, and almost all ¿e historians, ancient and modern : to that he had great materials. He hid with these an extraordinary memory, and a copious...man, as the Duke of Buckingham called him to me, of л blundering understanding. Пе was haughty beyond expression ; »hject to those "he saw he must...
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The Lives of the Right Hon. Francis North, Baron Guilford, Lord Keeper of ...

Roger North - 1826
...with books that were curious and scarce, especially in matters muster, but in Greek and Hebrew. He had read a great deal of divinity, and almost all the...called him to me, ' of a blundering understanding.'" Time, vol. ip 162.) relating to the sacred history ; and there was opportunity of discoursing of editions...
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