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" ... his charitable toils for the relief of India, did not forget the poor rotten constitution of his native country. For her, he did not disdain to stoop to the trade of a wholesale upholsterer for this house, to furnish it not with the faded tapestry... "
The State of the Nation: In a Series of Letters to His Grace, the Duke of ... - Page 114
by John Cartwright - 1805 - 173 pages
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The works of ... Edmund Burke, Volume 1

Edmund Burke - Great Britain - 1834
...upholsterer for this house, to furnish it, not with the faded tapestry figures of antiquated merit, such as decorate, and may reproach, some other houses,...not have transfused into the veins of the present ! But what is even more striking than the real services of this new-imported patriot, is his modesty....
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The Works of Edmund Burke: With a Memoir

Edmund Burke - Great Britain - 1834
...it, not with the faded (Apestry figures of antiquated merit, such as decorate, and may reproach come colour comes next under consideration. All colours...be examined ; and with it its opposite, darkness. But what is even more striking than tho real services of this new-imported patriot, is his modesty....
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The Works of Edmund Burke: With a Memoir, Volume 1

Edmund Burke - English literature - 1835
...upholsterer for this house, to furnish it, not with the faded tapestry .figures of antiquated merit, such ir, what in th ! But what is even more striking than the real services of this new-imported patriot, is his modesty....
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Posthumous Memoirs of His Own Time, Volume 1

Sir Nathaniel William Wraxall - Great Britain - 1836
...wholesale upholsterer for this assembly ! He made no fewer than eight members, (reckoning himself,) in the last parliament. What copious streams of pure blood must he not have infused into the veins of the present!" This assertion was, nevertheless, altogether exaggerated, as...
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Posthumous Memoirs of His Own Time, Volume 1

Sir Nathaniel William Wraxall - Great Britain - 1836 - 568 pages
...wholesale upholsterer for this assembly ! He made no fewer than eight members, (reckoning himself,) in the last parliament. What copious streams of pure blood must he not have infused into the veins of the present .'" This assertion was, nevertheless, altogether exaggerated,...
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Posthumous Memoirs of His Own Time, Volume 1

Sir Nathaniel William Wraxall - Great Britain - 1836
...wholesale upholsterer for this assembly ! He made no fewer than eight members (reckoning himself,) in the last parliament. What copious streams of pure blood must he not have infused into the veins of the present /" This assertion was, nevertheless, altogether exaggerated,...
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The Works of the Right Hon. Edmund Burke: With a Biographical and ..., Volume 1

Edmund Burke - Great Britain - 1837
...upholsterer for this house, to furnish it, not with the faded tapestry figures of antiquated merit, such i ! But what is even more striking than the real services of this new-imported patriot, is his modesty....
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A Memoir of the Political Life of the Right Honourable Edmund ..., Volume 1

George Croly - Politicians - 1840
...upholsterer for this House, to furnish it, not with the faded tapestry-figures of antiquated merit, such as decorate, and may reproach some other houses, but...not have transfused into the veins of the present ! " But, what is more striking than the real services of this newly-imported patriot, is his modesty....
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A memoir of the political life of ... Edmund Burke

George Croly - 1840
...upholsterer for this House, to furnish it, not with the faded tapestry-figures of antiquated merit, such as decorate, and may reproach some other houses, but...Benfield made, reckoning himself, no fewer than eight membersin the last Parliament. What copious streams of pure blood must he not have transfused into...
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Celebrated Speeches of Chatham, Burke, and Erskine: To which is Added, the ...

William Pitt (Earl of Chatham) - Speeches, addresses, etc., English - 1841 - 540 pages
...upholsterer for this house, to furnish it not with the faded tapestry figures of antiquated merit, such as decorate, and may reproach some other houses, but...not have transfused into the veins of the present ! But what is even more striking than the real services of this new-imported patriot, is his modesty....
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