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" Whitlocked, with his usual candour, never any man acted such a part, on such a theatre, "with more •wisdom, constancy, and eloquence, •with greater reason, judgment, and temper, and" -with a better grace in all his -words and actions, than did this... "
The General Biographical Dictionary:: Containing an Historical and Critical ... - Page 278
by Alexander Chalmers - 1817
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The Edinburgh Observer: Or, Town and Country Magazine, Issues 1-11

1817
...chairman of the committee which conducted the impeachment against this unfor tunate statesman, never man acted such a part on such a theatre, with more...wisdom, constancy, and eloquence ; with greater reason, .iudgment, and temper, and with a hetter grace in all his words and actions, than did this great and...
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The Englishman's library [ed. by E. H. L.].

Englishman - 1824
...enthusiastic devotion of his friends. And we have the testimony of an adversary (Whitelock), " that never any man acted such a part on such a theatre,...actions, than did this great and excellent person." The managers of the impeachment, finding their object likely to be frustrated, changed their mode of...
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The civil war

William Godwin - Great Britain - 1824
...himself one of the conductors of the pro- ^"^_>i secution, " never any man acted such a part, on 1641. such a theatre, with more wisdom, constancy, and eloquence,...temper, and with a better grace in all his words and gestures, than this great and excellent person didd." The consequence was, that "he moved the hearts...
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The History of England, from the Invasion of Julius Caesar to the ..., Volume 6

David Hume - Great Britain - 1825
...the arms of the great Author of my existence."11 Certainly, says Whitlocke,6 with his usual candour, never any man acted such a part, on such a theatre, with * Hush, rol. 4. p. 639, &c. • Page 41. more wisdom, constancy, and eloquence, with greater reason,...
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A Universal Biography: Containing Interesting Accounts, Critical ..., Volume 5

John Platts - Biography - 1826
...describes his demeanour on this trying occasion. ." Certainly never any man acted such a part, on such $ theatre, with more wisdom, constancy, and eloquence,...reason, judgment, and temper, and with a better grace hi all his words and actions, than did this great and excellent person, and he moved the hearts of...
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The Quarterly Review

William Gifford, Sir John Taylor Coleridge, John Gibson Lockhart, Whitwell Elwin, William Macpherson, William Smith, Sir John Murray (IV), Rowland Edmund Prothero (Baron Ernle) - English literature - 1828
...hefore, whatsoever he should say for his own justificaUon.'_.tfoK>cfl's Slate Trials, iii. 1469. lock, ' never any man acted such a part, on such a theatre,...temper, and with a better grace in all his words and gestures, than this great and excellent person did ; and he moved the hearts of all his auditors, some...
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Quarterly Review, Volume 37, Issue 73

1828 - 590 pages
...whatsoever he should say for his own justification.' — Howett's State Trials, iii. 1469. lock, lock, 'never any man acted such a part, on such a theatre,...temper, and with a better grace in all his words and gestures, than this great and excellent person did ; and he moved the hearts of all his auditors, some...
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The Quarterly Review

William Gifford, Sir John Taylor Coleridge, John Gibson Lockhart, Whitwell Elwin, William Macpherson, William Smith, Sir John Murray (IV), Rowland Edmund Prothero (Baron Ernle) - English literature - 1828
...whatsoever he should say for his own justification.' — Howe/l's Slate Trials, iii. 1469. lock, ' never any man acted such a part, on such a theatre,...temper, and with a better grace in all his words and gestures, than this great and excellent person did ; and he moved the hearts of all his auditors, some...
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A History of England,: From the First Invasion by the ..., Part 141, Volume 2

Mrs. Markham - Great Britain - 1829
...made an excellent defence, which Whitelock, in his Memorials, gives at length ; and adds, " Certainly never any man acted such a part, on such a theatre,...temper, and with a better grace in all his words and gestures, than this great and excellent person did." The king, knowing that Strafford's greatest fault...
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The History and Antiquities of the Tower of London: With Memoirs of Royal ...

John Bayley - London - 1830 - 627 pages
...prosecutors, f that, " never any man acted his part on such a theatre, with greater reason, constancy, judgment, and temper, and with a better grace in all his words and gestures, than this great and excellent person did ; " and such was the power of his eloquence, that...
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