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Literary Amusements: In Verse and Prose - Page 8
by Daniel Webb - 1787 - 76 pages
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Political, Miscellaneous, and Philosophical Pieces: Arranged Under the ...

Benjamin Franklin - United States - 1779 - 567 pages
...may demand forty, and perhaps get thirty (hillings for that which coil him but twenty. 12. Finally, there feem to be but three ways for a nation to acquire...in plundering their conquered neighbours. This is robbery.—" The fecond by commerce, which is, generally cheating.—- The third by agriculture, the...
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Annual Register, Volume 22

Edmund Burke - History - 1780
...may demand forty, and perhaps get thirty (hillings for chai which coil him but twenty. 12. Finally, there feem to be but three ways for a nation to acquire...in plundering their conquered neighbours. This is robbery. — The fécond by commerce, which is, generally cheating, — The third by agriculture, the...
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The Bee, Or, Literary Weekly Intelligencer, Volume 12

James Anderson - Books, Reviews - 1792
...him but twenty. n. Finally, there seem to be but thfee ways for a nation to acquire wealth. The first is by war, as the Romans 'did, in plundering their conquered neighbours ; this is robbery. — The second by commerce, which is generally cheating — The third by agriculture, the...
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The Bee,: Or Literary Weekly Intelligencer, Volume 12

James Anderson - 1792
...demand forty, and pehaps get thirty fhillings for that which cost him but twenty. n. Finally, there seem to be but three ways for a nation to acquire wealth. The first is by war, as the Romans did, in plundering their conquered neighbours ; this is robbery —...
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The Annual Register, Or, A View of the History, Politics, and Literature for ...

History - 1796
...may demand forty, and perhaps get thirty (hillings for that which colt him but twenty. 12. Finally, there feem to be but three ways for a nation to acquire wealth. The firft is by VIST, as the Romans did, in plundering their conquered neighbours. This is robbery. — The fecond...
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Annual Register, Volume 22

History - 1802
...may demand forty, and perhaps get thirty (hillings, for that which cod him, but twenty. 1 2. Finally, there feem to be but three ways for a nation to acquire...Romans did in plundering their conquered neighbours. Thie is robbery. — The (ccond by commerce, which is generally cleattng. — The third by agritulfure,...
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Essays and letters, Volumes 1-2

Benjamin Franklin, Benjamin Franklin Collection (Library of Congress) - American essays - 1820 - 340 pages
...forty, and perhaps get thirty shillings for that which cost him but twenty. 12. Finally, there seem to be but three ways for a nation to acquire wealth. The first is by war, as the Romans did, in plundering their conquered neighbours: this is robbery. The...
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The British Prose Writers, Volume 19

British prose literature - 1821
...forty, and perhaps get thirty shillings for that which cost him but twenty. 12. Finally, there seem to be but three ways for a nation to acquire wealth. The first is by war, as the Romans did, in plundering their conquered neighbours : this is robbery. The...
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The Works of Dr. Benjamin Franklin: Consisting of Essays, Humorous, Moral ...

Benjamin Franklin, Henry Stueber - Statesmen - 1825 - 303 pages
...forty, and perhaps get thirty shillings for that which cost him but twenty. 12 Finally, there soems to be but three ways for a nation to acquire wealth. The first is by war, as the Romans did, in plundering their conquered neighbours ; this is robbery. —...
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Laconics; or, The best words of the best authors [ed. by J. Timbs]. 1st Amer. ed

Laconics - 1829
...you must make drunk before you can get a word of truth out of him.— Johnson. CLXXXIV. There seems to be but three ways for a nation to acquire wealth : the first is by war, as the Romans did, in plundering their conquered neighbours — this is robbery; the...
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