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" The feelings of the colonies were formerly the feelings of Great Britain. Theirs were formerly the feelings of Mr. Hampden, when called upon for the payment of twenty shillings. Would twenty shillings have ruined Mr. Hampden's fortune ? No ! but the payment... "
The Writings and Speeches of Edmund Burke - Page 17
by Edmund Burke - 2008 - 600 pages
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Political, Miscellaneous, and Philosophical Pieces: Arranged Under the ...

Benjamin Franklin - American prose literature - 1779 - 567 pages
...highway, it is not the two-pence loft that makes the capital out• rage.' Would twenty fhillings have ruined Mr. Hampden's ' fortune ? No ! but the payment of half twenty fhillings, on the principle it was demanded, would have made him a flave.' - See Mr. fiurke's fpeechesin...
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The Works of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke, Collected in Three Volumes ...

Edmund Burke - Great Britain - 1792
...feelings of Mr. Hampden when called upon for the payment of twenty Ihillings. Would twenty millings have ruined Mr. Hampden's fortune? No! but the payment of half twenty fhillings, on the principle it was demanded, would have made him a flave. It is the weight of that...
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The works of ... Edmund Burke [ed. by W. King and F. Laurence].

Edmund Burke - 1792
...feelings of Mr. Hampden when called upon for the payment of twenty fhillings. Would twenty millings have ruined Mr. Hampden's fortune? No! but the payment of half twenty fhillings, on the principle it was demanded, would have made him a flave. It is the weight of that...
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The Beauties of the Late Right Hon. Edmund Burke: Selected from the Writings ...

Edmund Burke - English essays - 1798 - 499 pages
...feelings of Mr. Hampden when called upon for the payment of twenty fhillings. Would twenty millings have ruined Mr. Hampden's fortune ? No ; but the payment of half twenty millings, on the principle it was demanded, would have made him a flave. It is the weight of that preamble,...
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The complete works ... of ... Benjamin Franklin, Volume 3

Benjamin Franklin - 1806
...robbed of a trifle on the highway, it is not the two-pence lost that makes the capital outrage." " Would twenty shillings have ruined Mr. Hampden's fortune...shillings, on the principle it was demanded, would haTcmadehim a sla've" See Mr. Burke's speeches in 1774 and 1775. BV t Nuva Scotia, Georgia, the Flotidas,...
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The Complete Works in Philosophy, Politics, and Morals, of the ..., Volume 3

Benjamin Franklin - American literature - 1806
...two-pence lost (hat makes the capital outrage." " Would twenty shillings have ruined Mr. lUmpden's fortune ? No ! but the payment of half twenty shillings,...on the principle it was demanded, would have made hire tlsve " See Mr. Burke's speeches in 1774 and 1175. BV t Nova Scotia. Georgia, the Florida!, aud...
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Memoirs of the Life and Writings of Benjamin Franklin ..

Benjamin Franklin - 1818
...is robbed of a trifle on the highway, it is not the two-pence lost that makes the capital outrage. Would twenty shillings have ruined Mr. Hampden's fortune?...principle it was demanded, -would have made him a slave.'' See Mr. Burke's speeches in 1774 and 1775. BV * Nova Scotia, Georgia, the Floridas, and Canada. think...
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American Annual Register, Volume 5

Joseph Blunt - History - 1832
...Hampden to resist the payment of a tax of twenty shillings. Would twenty shillings have ruined liis fortune ? No ! but the payment of half twenty shillings, on the principle on which it was demanded, would have made him a slave. If in acting on these high motives — if animated...
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The Works of Edmund Burke, Volume 1

Edmund Burke - Great Britain - 1834
...were formerly the feelings of Great Britain. Theirs were formerly the feelings of Mr. Hampden when called upon for the payment of twenty shillings. Would...slave. It is the weight of that preamble, of which you arc so fond, and not the weight of the duty, that the Americans are unable and unwilling to bear. It...
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The works of ... Edmund Burke, Volume 1

Edmund Burke - 1834
...were formerly the feelings of Great Britain. Theirs were formerly the feelings of Mr. Hampdcn when called upon for the payment of twenty shillings. Would twenty shillings have ruined Mr. Hatnpden's fortune? No ! but the payment of half twenty shillings, on the principle it was demanded,...
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