Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books
" 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
Full view - About this book

Conciliation with the American Colonies

Edmund Burke - United States - 1895 - 87 pages
...Sir, to add another circumstance in our colonies, which contributes no mean part toward the growth and effect of this untractable spirit. I mean their...greater number of the deputies sent to the Congress 2 were lawyers. But all who read — and most do read — endeavor to obtain some smattering in that...
Full view - About this book

College Entrance Requirements in English, 1901-1905 (for Study and Practice).

English literature - 1895
...Sir, to add another circumstance in our colonies, which contributes no mean part toward the growth and effect of this untractable spirit. I mean their...greater number of the deputies sent to the Congress 2 were lawyers. But all who read — and most do read — endeavor to obtain some smattering in that...
Full view - About this book

Burke's Speech on Conciliation with the Colonies (March) 22, 1775)

Edmund Burke - Great Britain - 1895 - 115 pages
...Sir, to add another circumstance in our Colonies, which contributes no mean part towards the 10 growth and effect of this untractable spirit. I mean their...the lead. The greater number of the deputies sent to 15 the Congress were lawyers. But all who read (and most do read) endeavor to obtain some smattering...
Full view - About this book

Speech of Edmund Burke, Esq., on Moving His Resolution for Conciliation with ...

Edmund Burke - Great Britain - 1908 - 79 pages
...Sir, to add another circumstance in our Colonies which contributes no mean part towards the 10 growth and effect of this untractable spirit. I mean their...lead. The greater number of the deputies sent to the Conis gress were lawyers. But all who read, and most do read, endeavor to obtain some smattering in...
Full view - About this book

Speech of Edmund Burke, Esq., on Moving His Resolution for Conciliation with ...

Edmund Burke - Great Britain - 1908 - 79 pages
...in our Colonies which contributes no mean part towards the 10 growth and effect of this untraetable spirit. I mean their education. In no country perhaps...lead. The greater number of the deputies sent to the Conis gress were lawyers. But all who read, and most do read, endeavor to obtain some smattering in...
Full view - About this book

Exercises in English Grammar (for the Grades and Review Classes)

M. A. Morse - 1909 - 128 pages
...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...perhaps in the world is the law so general a study — I have been told by an eminent bookseller, that in no branch of his business, after tracts of popular...
Full view - About this book

Famous Speeches

Herbert Woodfield Paul - Great Britain - 1911 - 456 pages
...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...the lead. The greater number of the deputies sent to Congress were lawyers. But all who read, and most do read, endeavour to obtain some smattering in that...
Full view - About this book

Great Debates in American History: Colonial rights; the revolution; the ...

Marion Mills Miller - Civil rights - 1913
...circumstance in our colonies which contributes no mean part toward the growth and effect of this intractable spirit — I mean their education. In no country perhaps...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...
Full view - About this book

The Theory and Practice of Argumentation and Debate

Victor Alvin Ketcham - Debates and debating - 1914 - 366 pages
...connection existing between these pieces of evidence and the proposition contained in the first statement. spirit. I mean their education. In no country perhaps...the world is the law so general a study. . . . The last cause of this disobedient spirit in the colonies is hardly less powerful than the rest, as it...
Full view - About this book

American Patriots and Statesmen, from Washington to Lincoln: Patriotism of ...

Albert Bushnell Hart - United States - 1916
...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...of the deputies sent to the Congress were lawyers. . . . This study renders men acute, inquisitive, dextrous, prompt in attack, ready in defense, full...
Full view - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search
  4. Download EPUB
  5. Download PDF