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" In no country perhaps in the world is the law so general a study. The profession itself is numerous and powerful ; and in most provinces it takes the lead. The greater number of the deputies sent to Congress were lawyers. But all who read, and most do... "
The Eloquence of the British Senate: Being a Selection of the Best Speeches ... - Page 299
by William Hazlitt - 1809
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The Foreign Quarterly Review, Volume 2; Volume 7

English literature - 1831
...deepest interest. Burke, in his speech on American conciliation, said of his American contemporaries, " in no country perhaps in the world is the law so general a study." This is still substantially true ; tlieir descendants have translated Bynkershoek, Martens, Pothier,...
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The Works of Edmund Burke, Volume 1

Edmund Burke - Great Britain - 1834
...Sir, to add another circumstance in our colonies, which contributes no mean part towards the growth very field, consumed every house, destroyed every...from their flaming villages, in part were slaughter iuelf is numerous anil powerful ; and in most provinces it takes the lead. The greater number of the...
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The Works of Edmund Burke: With a Memoir, Volume 1

Edmund Burke - English literature - 1835
...Sir, to add another circumstance in our colonies, which contributes no mean part towards the growth perbaps in the world is the law so general a study. The profession itself is numerous and powerful...
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The Pictorial History of England During the Reign of George the ..., Volume 1

George Lillie Craik - Great Britain - 1841
...the growth and effect of the intractable spirit. " In no country perhaps in the world," said he, " is law so general a study. The profession itself is numerous...lead. The greater number of the deputies sent to the general congress are lawyers. But all who read, and in America most do read, endeavour to obtain some...
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Guide to the History of the Laws and Constitutions of England, Consisting of ...

Thomas Chisholm Anstey - Constitutional history - 1845 - 433 pages
...this Fact. In his Speech on Conciliation with America, he says of our revolted Colonies there, — " In no Country perhaps in the World, is the Law so...takes the Lead. The greater Number of the Deputies seat to the Congress were Lawyers. But all who read, — and most do read, — endeavour to obtain...
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The Works and Correspondence of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke, Volume 3

Edmund Burke - Great Britain - 1852
...sir, to add another circumstance in our colonies, which contributes no mean part towards the growth and effect of this untractable spirit. I mean their...greater number of the deputies sent to the 'congress werS lawyers. But all who read, and most do read, endeavour to obtain some smattering in that science....
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Select British Eloquence: Embracing the Best Speeches Entire, of the Most ...

Chauncey Allen Goodrich - Orators - 1852 - 947 pages
...another circumstance in our colonies, which contributes JUucaboB. , , no mean part toward the growth and effect of this untractable spirit — I mean their...the lead. The greater number of the deputies sent to Congress were lawyers. But all who read, and most do read, endeavor to obtain some smattering in that...
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Select British Eloquence: Embracing the Best Speeches Entire, of the Most ...

Chauncey Allen Goodrich - Great Britain - 1852 - 947 pages
...colonies, which contributes no mean part toward the growth and effect of this untractablc spirit—I mean their education. In no country perhaps in the...the lead. The greater number of the deputies sent to Congress were lawyers. But all who read, and most do read, endeavor to obtain some smattering in that...
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Select British eloquence: embracing the best speeches entire, of the most ...

Chauncey Allen Goodrich - Great Britain - 1852
...add another circumstance in our colonies, which contributes no mean part toward the growth and eflect of this untractable spirit — I mean their education. In no country perhaps in tho world is the law so general a study. The profession itself is numerous and powerful ; and in most...
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Select British Eloquence: Embracing the Best Speeches Entire of the Most ...

Chauncey Allen Goodrich - Great Britain - 1853 - 947 pages
...colonies, which contributes Kdiu-Ľu>n. no mean part toward the growth and i-lleet of this untractuble spirit — I mean their education. In no country perhaps...the lead. The greater number of the deputies sent to Congress were lawyers. But °ill who read, and most do read, endeavor to obtain some smattering in...
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