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" Though I do not pretend to have the power of changing Mr. Pitt's opinion, when thus unfortunately fixed, yet I shall hope his sense of duty will prevent his retiring from his present situation to the end of my life; for I can with great truth assert that... "
The Edinburgh Review: Or Critical Journal - Page 172
1827
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Miscellanea historica et critica, Volume 7

1818
...Pitt's opinion, when thus unfortunately fixed, yet I shall hope his sense of duty will prevent his retiring from his present situation to the end of...of retiring from his seat at the board of treasury. ' ' GR' No. III. — ME. PITT TO THE LATE KING. ' Downing-street, Tuesday, February 3d, 1801. ' Mr....
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The Quarterly Review

William Gifford, Sir John Taylor Coleridge, John Gibson Lockhart, Whitwell Elwin, William Macpherson, William Smith, Sir John Murray (IV), Rowland Edmund Prothero (Baron Ernle) - English literature - 1827
...Pitt's opinion, when thus unfortunately fixed, yet I shall hope his sense of duty will prevent his retiring from his present situation to the end of...of retiring from his seat at the board of treasury. • GR« No. III. — MR. PITT TO THE LATE KINO. 1 Downing-street, Tuesday, February 3d, 1901. ' Mr....
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Memoirs of the Public Life and Administration of the Right Honourable, the ...

Great Britain - 1827 - 649 pages
...Pitt's opinion, when thus unfortunately fixed, yet I shall hope his sense of duty will prevent his retiring from his present situation to the end of...retiring from his seat at the Board of Treasury." — Letter of his late Majesty King George III. to Mr. Pitt, dated " Queen's House, 1st Feb. 1801."...
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Letters from His Late Majesty to the Late Lord Kenyon, on the Coronation ...

George III (King of Great Britain), Lloyd Kenyon Baron Kenyon, William Pitt - Great Britain - 1827 - 45 pages
...Pitt's opinion, when thus unfortunately fixed, yet I shall hope his sense of duty will prevent his retiring from his present situation to the end of...of retiring from his seat at the Board of Treasury. GR C.— MR. PITT in Reply. DOWNING STREET, Tuesday, February, 3d, 1801. MR. PITT cannot help entreating...
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The Monthly Review

1827
...Pilt'.« opinion, when thus unfortunately fixed, yet I shall hope his sense of duty •will prevent his retiring from his present situation to the end of...and political duty, to yield to his entreaties of letiring from his seat at the Board of Treasury." ' MR. PITT, IN nr.PLY. ' Downing-Street, Tuesday,...
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The Life and Times of "England's Patriot King," William the Fourth: With a ...

John Watkins - Great Britain - 1832 - 780 pages
...Pitt's opinion, when thus unfortunately fixed, yet I shall hope his sense of duty will prevent his retiring from his present situation to the end of...can, with great truth, assert, that I shall, from puhlic and private considerations, feel great regret, if I shall ever find myself obliged, at any time,...
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Lives of eminent and illustrious Englishmen, ed. by G. G. Cunningham, Volume 11

Englishmen - 1836
...Pitt's opinion, when thus unfortunately fixed, yet I shall hope his sense of duty will prevent his retiring from his present situation to the end of...retiring from his seat at the board of treasury." This answer left the minister no resource but retirement. On the 3d of February he intimated that it...
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The Life and Reign of William the Fourth

George Newenham Wright, John Watkins - Great Britain - 1837 - 868 pages
...when thus unfortunately fixed, yet I shall hope his sense of duty will prevent his retiring from bra present situation to the end of my life — for I...entreaties of retiring from his seat at the board of the Treasury." It was impossible, however, to shake the resolution of Mr. Pitt ; and, on the 5th of...
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The Life and Reign of William the Fourth, Volume 1

George Newenham Wright, John Watkins - Great Britain - 1857
...fixed, yet I shall hope his sense of duty will prevent his retiring from hia ATTACK ON COPENHAGEN. 341 present situation to the end of my life — for I...entreaties of retiring from his seat at the board of the Treasury." It was impossible, however, to shake the resolution of Mr. Pitt ; and, on the 5th of...
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The Life and Reign of William the Fourth

George Newenham Wright, John Watkins - Great Britain - 1837 - 868 pages
...fixed, yet I shall hope his sense of duty will prevent his retiring from his ATTACE ON COPENHAGEN. 341 present situation to the end of my life — for I...truth, assert, that I shall, from public and private cousiderations, feel great regret, if I shall ever find myself obliged, at any time, from a sense of...
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