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of the Romish persuasion , have put upon his books ; having been told the same
in my youth by persons of worth that have ... Lastly , I must again congratulate this
undertaking of yours , as now more proper to you than any other person , by ...
More observations of this nature , and inferences from them , might be made to
gain the relation a firmer belief : but I forbear , lest I , that intended to be but a
relator , may be thought to be an engaged person for the proving what was
related to ...
that the memorable family of the Wottons have so long inhabited the one , and
now lie buried in the other , as appears by their many monuments in that church ;
the Wottons being a family that hath brought forth divers persons eminent for ...
swered , “ That if ever he did put on a “ resolution to marry , he was seriously “
resolved to avoid three forts of persons , “ namely , « Those that had children ; "
Those that had law - suits ; - And those that were of his kindred . ' ' And yet ,
He returned out of Italy into England about the thirtieth year of his age , being
then noted by many both for his person and ... sweet discourse and civilities , as
gained him much love from all persons with whom he entered into an
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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