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From my father I have also heard all the circumstances of the plot to defame him ;
and how Sir Edwin Sandys outwitted his accufers , and gained their confeffion :
and I could give an account of each particular of that plot , but that I judge it b 2 ...
... his father ( whom Sir Henry did never mention without this or some like
reverential expression ; as , “ That good man my father , ” or “ My “ father , the best
of men ; ' ) -- about that time , this good man changed this for a better life ; leaving
to Sir ...
And at the Temple - reading , next after the death of this Father Alvy , he the said
Archbishop of York being then at dinner with the Judges , the Reader , and
Benchers of that fociety , met with a general condolement for the death of Father
And though I shall forbear to speak reproachfully of your father , yet I beg you to “
take notice , that a part of the Church's rights , added to the vast treasure left “ him
by his father , hath been conceived “ to bring an unavoidable consumption ...
... into pieces ; “ no favour , no grace , not the shadow of “ themselves remaining
in them . Had " the father lived to behold them thus defaced , he might rightly
have named " them Benonies , the sons of forrow : 6 but being the learned will ...
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Important as a source especially for Donne and Herbert, though I believe Amy Charles was critical of Walton in her life of Herbert . Walton does tend to idealize his subjects. Read full review