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" He made an administration, so chequered and speckled ; he put together a piece of joinery, so crossly indented and whimsically dove-tailed ; a cabinet so variously inlaid ; such a piece of diversified Mosaic ; such a tesselated pavement without cement... "
Lives of illustrious ... Irishmen, ed. by J. Wills - Page 261
by Irishman - 1844
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Annual Register, Volume 18

History - 1778
...He made an administration, so checkered and speckled; he put together a piece of- joinery, so crosly indented and whimsically dovetailed ; a cabinet so variously inlaid ; such a piece of (.ˇˇversified Mosuic ; such tesselatcd pavement without cement ; here a bit of black stone, and there...
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Memoirs of the Reign of George III to the Session of Parliament ..., Volume 2

William Belsham - Great Britain - 1795
...administration so chequered and speckled ; he put together a piece of joinery so crossly indented, aml whimsically dove-tailed ; a cabinet so variously inlaid,...without cement, here a bit of black stone and there a HOOK bit of white; patriots aud courtiers, king's friends and republicans, Whigs and Tories, treacherous...
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Memoirs of the Reign of George III to the Session of Parliament ..., Volume 2

William Belsham - Great Britain - 1795
...a piece of diverfified mofaic, fuch a teflelated pavement without cement, here a bit of black ftone and there a bit of white ; patriots and courtiers, king's friends and republicans, "Vyhigs and Tories, treacherous friends and open enemies; that it was indeed a very curious fhow, but...
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THE PARLIAMENTARY REGIFTER OR HISTORY OF THE PROCEEDINGS AND DEBATES OF THE ...

THE PARLIAMENT REGIFTER OR HISTORY OF THE HOUSE OF COMMONS - 1795
...piece of diverfified mofaic, fuch a teffelated pavement without cement ; here a bit of black ftone, and there a bit of white ; patriots and courtiers, King's friends and Republicans, \vhigs and tories, treacherous friends and open enemies, that it was indeed a curious mew, but utterly...
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Memoirs of the Reign of George III. to the Session of Parliament ..., Volume 1

William Belsham - Great Britain - 1796
...a piece of diverfified mofaic, fuch a teflelated pavement without cement, here a bit of black ftone and there a bit of white; patriots and courtiers, king's friends and republicans, whigs and torteSj treacherous friends and open enemies ; that it was indeed a very curious fhow, but utterly...
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The European Magazine, and London Review, Volume 32

1797
...of diverlified Moláic ; luch a teilellated pavement without cement; here a bit of black lions, apd there a bit of white ; patriots and courtiers ; king's...friends and republicans : whigs and tories ; treacherous ˇriends and open enemies ; — lhat it wis indeed a very curious fluw, but utterly tiiu'afe to touch,...
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The Life of Edmund Burke: Comprehending and Impartial Account of ..., Volume 1

Robert Bisset - 1800
...made an Administration, so chequered and speckled ; he put together a piece of joinery, so crossly indented and whimsically dovetailed ; a cabinet so...diversified mosaic ; such a tesselated pavement without cement—here a bit of black stone, and there a bit of white—patriots and courtiers ; King's friends...
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The History of England: From the Accession of King George the ..., Volume 1

John Adolphus - Great Britain - 1802
...indented and whimfically " dove-tailed; a cabinet fo varioufly inlaid, " here a bit of black Hone, and there a bit of *' white; patriots and courtiers,...king's friends ** and republicans; whigs and tories; treach" erous friends, and open enemies;—that it was " indeed a very cxirious ihew, but utterly un"...
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The Critical Review: Or, Annals of Literature

English literature - 1803
...ja piece of joinery, so crossly indented and whimsically dove-tailed ; a cabinet so variously inknd, here a bit of black stone, and there a bit of white...courtiers, king's friends and republicans; whigs and tork-s; treacherous friends and open enemies ; — that it was indeed a very curious shew, but utterly...
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The Edinburgh Review: Or Critical Journal, Volume 126

1867
...Lord Chatham in 1766. It was a measure ' so checkered and speckled ; a piece of joinery, so crossly indented, and whimsically dovetailed ; a cabinet so...inlaid ; such a piece of diversified mosaic ; such a tessellated pavement without cement ; here a bit of black stone, and there a bit of white ; that it...
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