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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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Celebrated Speeches of Chatham, Burke, and Erskine to which is Added, the ...

1851 - 540 pages
...and whimsically dove-tailed; a cabinet so variously inlaid; such a piece of diversified Mosaic; such a tesselated pavement without cement; here a bit of...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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History of England from the peace of Utrecht to the peace of Versailles ...

Philip Henry Stanhope Stanhope (Earl) - Great Britain - 1851
...whimsically dovetailed ; 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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William Pitt, Earl of Chatham, Volume 3

Albert von Ruville - Great Britain - 1907
...diversified mosaick ; such a tesselated basement without cement ; here a bit of black stone, and here a bit of white ; patriots and courtiers ; king's friends and republicans ; whigs and tories ; treacherous friends and open enemies — that it was a very curious show — but utterly unsafe...
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William Pitt, Earl of Chatham, Volume 3

Albert von Ruville - Great Britain - 1907
...diversified mosaick ; such a tesselated basement without cement ; here a bit of black stone, and here a bit of white; patriots and courtiers ; king's friends and republicans ; whigs and tories ; treacherous friends and open enemies — that it was a very curious show — but utterly unsafe...
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History of England: From William and Mary to the death of Victoria. By T. F ...

Frederick York Powell, Thomas Frederick Tout - Great Britain - 1908
...joinery so crossly indented and whimsically dovetailed ; such a piece of diversified mosaic ; such a tesselated pavement without cement, here a bit of...white ; patriots and courtiers ; king's friends and repub* licans ; Whigs and Tories ; treacherous friends and open enemies, that it was indeed a very...
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Burke's Speeches and Letters on American Affairs

Edmund Burke - Great Britain - 1911 - 295 pages
...dovetailed ; a cabinet so variously inlaid; such a piece of diversified mosaic; such a tessellated pavement without cement; here a bit of black stone,...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 Living Age, Volume 273

1912
...its destruction? Is it not. In fact, an ingenious mosaic, cunningly compacted and curiously inlaid, a "tesselated pavement without cement — here a bit of black stone and there a bit of white,"1* but grotesquely lacking In consistency of principle, in unity of design, and coherence of...
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Life of Admiral Sir Charles Saunders, K.B.

Edward Salmon - Great Britain - 1914 - 242 pages
...a cabinet so variously Life of Admiral Saunders 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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ENGLAND UNDER THE HANOVERIANS

C.GRANT ROBERTSON,C.M.G. - 1921
...whimsically dovetailed ; 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 unsafe...
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The Causes of the War of Independence: Being the First Volume of a ..., Volume 1

Claude Halstead Van Tyne - Great Britain - 1922 - 499 pages
...indented and so whimsically dovetailed . . . so variously inlaid, such a piece of diversified mosaic . . . here a bit of black stone and there a bit of white, patriots and courtiers, . . . Whigs and Tories, treacherous friends and open enemies, — that it was indeed 244 CAUSES OF...
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