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" He made an administration, so checkered and speckled ; he put together a piece of joinery, so crossly indented and whimsically dovetailed ; a cabinet so variously inlaid; such a piece of diversified Mosaic; such a tesselated pavement without cement ;... "
John Cassell's illustrated history of England. The text, to the reign of ... - Page 51
by Cassell, ltd - 1865
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The parlour window; or, Anecdotes, original remarks on books, etc

Edward Mangin - 1841
...BOOKS, BY THE REV. EDWARD MANGIN, AUTHOR OF "PLKASURK3 ARISING PROM A LOVE OF BOUKS.' " A TS8SELATED PAVEMENT WITHOUT CEMENT : HERE A BIT OF BLACK STONE, AND THERE A BIT OP WHITE." Burkfi Character o/ Lord Chatham. LONDON: EDWARD LUMLEY, 56, CHANCERY LANE. MDCCCXLl. LONDON:...
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The History of the British Empire in India, Volume 2

Edward Thornton - India - 1842
...like its predecessor, it was the subject of AD 1768. a protest in the Lords.* In the month of August stone, and there a bit of white ; patriots and courtiers ; king's friends and republicans; Whigs and Tories; treacherous friends and open enemies — that it was, indeed, a very curious show, but utterly...
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Memoir of the Life of the Right Honourable Charles Lord Sydenham, G.C.B ...

George Poulett Scrope - Canada - 1843 - 498 pages
...dove-tailed; a cabinet so variously inlaid ; such a piece of diversified mosaic, such a tessellated pavement without cement ; here a bit of black stone,...republicans ; whigs and tones ; treacherous friends and enemies ; that it was indeed a very curious show, but utterly unsafe to touch, and unsure to stand...
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Autobiographical Recollections of Sir John Bowring, Volume 2

Authors, English - 1843 - 404 pages
...whimsically dovetailed ; a 1756. cabinet so variously inlaid ; such a piece of diversified mosaic ; such a tesselated pavement without cement ; here a bit...courtiers ; King's friends and republicans ; whigs and tories ; treacherous friends and open enemies; that it was indeed a very curious show, but utterly...
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Correspondence, selected from the originals at Woburn abbey. With ..., Volume 3

John Russell (4th duke of Bedford.) - 1843
...whimsically dovetailed ; a 1756. cabinet so variously inlaid ; such a piece of diversified mosaic ; such a tesselated pavement without cement ; here a bit...courtiers ; King's friends and republicans ; whigs and tories ; treacherous friends and open enemies; that it was indeed a very curious show, but utterly...
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Correspondence of John, Fourth Duke of Bedford, Volume 2

Earl John Russell Russell - Great Britain - 1843
...whimsically dovetailed ; a 1756. cabinet so variously inlaid ; such a piece of diversified mosaic ; such a tesselated pavement without cement ; here a bit...courtiers ; King's friends and republicans ; whigs and tories ; treacherous friends and open enemies; that it was indeed a very curious show, but utterly...
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The Opinions of Sir Robert Peel: Expressed in Parliament and in Public

Robert Peel - Great Britain - 1843 - 480 pages
...ministry, referring to which Mr. Burke spoke of the cabinet as being " like a tesselated pavement, — here a bit of black stone, and there a bit of white ; that it was most dangerous to look on, and most dangerous to handle. It was of exquisite workmanship,...
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Lives of illustrious ... Irishmen, ed. by J. Wills, Volume 5, Part 2

James Wills - 1844
...whimsically dove-tailed — a cabinet so variously inlaid — such a piece of diversified mosaic — such a tesselated pavement without cement — here a bit...courtiers, king's friends and republicans — whigs and tories — treacherous friends and open enemies — that it was indeed a very curious show, but utterly...
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The Eclectic Magazine of Foreign Literature, Science, and Art, Volume 18

1849
...administration. He did so, " and produced," says Burke, " such a piece of diversified mosaic, such a tesselated pavement without cement ; here a bit...courtiers, king's friends and Republicans, Whigs and Tories, treacherous friends and open enemies ; that it was, indeed, a very curious show, but utterly...
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The History of Great Britain, from the Death of George II to the Coronation ...

James Rodger Miller - Great Britain - 1844 - 724 pages
...whimsically dovetailed ; a cabinet so variously inlaid ; such a piece of diversified Mosaic ; such a tesselated pavement, without cement; here a bit...patriots and courtiers ; king's friends and republicans ; whigeand lories ; treacherous friends and open enemies ; that it was indeed a very curious show ;...
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