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" ... of a personal courage equal to his best parts ; so that he was an enemy not to be wished wherever he might have been made a friend ; and as much to be apprehended where he was so, as any man could deserve to be. "
The British Nepos; or, Youth's mirror: lives of illustrious Britons - Page 197
by William Fordyce Mavor - 1816
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The History of the Rebellion and Civil Wars in England,: Begun in the Year ...

Edward Hyde Earl of Clarendon - Great Britain - 1707
...Sharp ; and of a Perfonal Courage equal to his beft Parts ; fo that he was an Enemy not to be wifli'd wherever he might have been made a Friend ; and as much to be apprehended where he was fo, as any Man could deferve to be. And therefore his death was no lels pleafing to the One Party,...
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The History of the Rebellion and Civil Wars in England ..., Volume 2, Part 1

Edward Hyde Earl of Clarendon - Great Britain - 1717
...or Sharp; and of a Perfonal Courage equal to his bed Parts; fo that he was an Enemy not to be with'd wherever he might have been made a Friend ; and as much to be apprehended where he was fo, as any Man could deferve to be. And therefore his death was no lefs pleafing to the One Party,...
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The dying speeches and behaviour of the several state prisoners that have ...

Cambden, Burnet - Social Science - 1720 - 495 pages
...of a perfonal Courage equal to his beft Parts ; fo that he was an Enemy not to be wifli'd, whereever he might have been made a Friend ; and as much to be apprehended where he was fo, as any Man could deferve to be, and therefore his Death was no lefs pleafing to the one Party,...
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An historical and critical account of the life of Charles the ..., Volume 1

William Harris - 1766
...• and of a perfonal courage equal to his ' beft parts ; fo that he was an enemy not to be wifhed ' wherever he might have been made a friend ; and as ' much to be apprehended where hs was fo, as any * man could deferve to be.' What a character this ! ---muft not every one ftand amaz'd...
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A New and General Biographical Dictionary: Containing an Historical and ...

Biography - 1798
...lharp ; and of a perfonal courage equal to his beft parts : fo that he was an enemy not to be wilhed, wherever he might have been made a friend ; and as much to be apprehended, where he was fo, as any man could delerve to be. And therefore his death was no left . pleafing to the one party...
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The Edinburgh Review: Or Critical Journal, Volume 54

Sydney Smith, Lord Francis Jeffrey Jeffrey, Macvey Napier, William Empson, Henry Reeve, Sir George Cornewall Lewis, Arthur Ralph Douglas Elliot (Hon.), Harold Cox - 1831
...intrepidity which made him conspicuous even among' thou•ands of brave men. ' He was,' says Clarendon, ' of a personal ' courage equal to his best parts ; so...where he was so, as any man could ' deserve to be.' Though his military career was short, and his military situation subordinate, he fully proved that...
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Specimens of English Prose Writers: From the Earliest Times to the Close of ...

George Burnett - Authors, English - 1807
...wearied by the most 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...death was no less pleasing to the one party, than it wağ condoled in the other. In a word, what was said of Cinna, might well be applied to him: " He had...
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Die Werke des Wassers betrachtet auf einer Nordlandfahrt: Vortrag gehalten ...

Max Wilhelm Meyer - 1809 - 61 pages
...wearied by the most laborious; and of parts not to be imposed upon, by the most subtle, or sharp ; and of a personal courage equal to his best parts ; so that...made a friend; and as much to be apprehended where lie was so, as any mnn could deserve to be. And therefore his death was no less pleasing to the one...
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Peerage of England. ...

Arthur Collins, Sir Egerton Brydges - Nobility - 1812
...wearied by the most laborious; and of parts not to be imposed upon, by the most subtle or sharp; and of a personal courage equal to his best parts, so that he was an enemy not to be wished whenever he might have been nude ğarried Elizabeth, daughter of Clarke, Esq. and widow of John MarIey,ofGlynd,...
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Specimens of English Prose Writers: From the Earliest Times to the Close of ...

George Burnett - Authors, English - 1813
...be imposed upon by the subtle or sharp ; and •fa personal courage equal to his best parts: sothat he was an enemy not to be wished, wherever he might...man could deserve to be. And therefore his death was ao less pleasing to the one party, than it was condoled in the other. In a word, what was said of Cinna,...
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