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" The bishop, in reply, with great wit and calmness, exposed this rude attack, concluding thus: "Since the noble lord hath discovered in our manners such a similitude, I am well content to be compared to the prophet Balaam ; but, my lords, I am at a loss... "
The Kilmarnock mirror, and literary gleaner - Page 323
1819
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Clergymen and Doctors: Curious Facts and Characteristic Sketches

Clergymen - 1868 - 198 pages
...wit met the attack of Lord Coningsby^thus concluding : " Since the noble Lord has discovered in our manners such a similitude, I am well content to be...the prophet Balaam ; but, my Lords, I am at a loss to make out the other part of the parallel. I am sure that I have been reproved by nobody but his Lordship:"...
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Harper's New Monthly Magazine, Volume 41

1870 - 972 pages
...and calmness, exposed this rude attack, concluding thus: "Since the noble lord hath discovered in our manners such a similitude, I am well content to be...make out the other part of the parallel ; I am sure that I have been reproved by nobody but his lordship !" MACARONIC VERSE seems happily adapted for a...
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The Wesleyan-Methodist Magazine

Arminianism - 1870 - 1202 pages
...attack the Bishop, with great wit and calmness, replied, "Since his lordship has discovered in our manners such a similitude, I am well content to be...the prophet Balaam ; but, my lords, I am at a loss to make out the other part of the parallel ; for I am sure that I have been reproved by no one but...
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The world of moral and religious anecdote, gathered by E.P. Hood

World, Edwin Paxton Hood - 1870 - 822 pages
...reproved by his own ass ! " The Bishop coolly replied, that " since the noble lord hath discovered in our manners such a similitude, I am well content to be...the prophet Balaam ; but, my lords, I am at a loss to make out the other part of the parallel : I am sure that I have been reproved by nobody but his...
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Fraser's Magazine, Volume 3

1871 - 832 pages
...discovered a similitude in our manners, I am well content to be compared to the Prophet Balaam ; bat I am at a loss how to make out the other part of the parallel. I am snre that I have been reproved by no one but by his lordship.' Ooningsby's private life was embittered...
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Fraser's Magazine, Volume 83

1871 - 848 pages
...his own ass,' 'As the noble lord,' replied Atterbnry, ' hath discovered a similitude in our manners, I am well content to be compared to the Prophet Balaam ; but I am at a loss how to make out the other part of the parallel. I am sure that I have been reproved...
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Fraser's Magazine for Town and Country, Volume 3

James Anthony Froude, John Tulloch - Authors - 1871 - 866 pages
...his own ass." ' As the noble lord,' replied Atterbury, ' hath discovered a similitude in our manners, I am well content to be compared to the Prophet Balaam ; but I am at a loss how to make out the other part of the parallel. I am sure that I have been reproved...
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A Compendium of English Literature: Chronologically Arranged, from Sir John ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - English literature - 1872 - 786 pages
...the noble Lord hath discovered in our manners such a similitude, I am well content to be compared tj the prophet BALAAM : but, my Lords, I am at a loss how to maki ¿tit the other part of the parallel: I am sure that I have Ite» rrprovtd by nobody but his lordship."...
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The tower, the temple, and the minster: historical and biographical ...

John Wesley Thomas - 1873 - 180 pages
...attack the Bishop, with great wit and calmness, replied, " Since his lordship has discovered in our manners such a similitude, I am well content to be...the prophet Balaam; but, my lords, I am at a loss to make out the other part of the parallel; for I am sure that I have been reproved by no one but his...
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Biographical and Critical Essays: Reprinted from Reviews, with Additions and ...

Abraham Hayward - Great Britain - 1874 - 456 pages
...was reproved by his own ass.' The bishop, in reply : ' Since the noble lord hath discovered in our manners such a similitude, I am well content to be...make out the other part of the parallel. I am sure that I have been reproved by nobody but his lordship.'. This may pair off with Eowland Hill's retort,...
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