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" My conceit of his person was never increased toward him by his place, or honours, but I have and do reverence him, for the greatness that was only proper to himself, in that he seemed to me ever, by his work, one of the greatest men, and most worthy of... "
The Great Oyer of Poisoning: the Trial of the Earl of Somerset for the ... - Page 466
by Andrew AMOS (Professor of Laws, Cambridge.) - 1846 - 551 pages
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Poems

Samuel Rogers - Poetry, English - 1843 - 316 pages
...might have been said as it was afterwards said of Bacon, and a nobler tribute there could not be — " In his adversity I ever prayed that God would give him strength, for greatness he could not want. Neither could I condole for him in a word or syllable, as knowing no accident...
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The Eclectic Magazine of Foreign Literature, Science, and Art, Volume 18

American literature - 1849
...honors; but I have, and do reverence him for the greatness that was only proper to himself, in that he seemed to me ever, by his work, one of the greatest...been in many ages. In his adversity I ever prayed God would give him strength, for greatness he could not want."* Richard, Earl of Dorset, was also a...
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The Eclectic Magazine of Foreign Literature, Science, and Art, Volume 8

American literature - 1846
...honors; but I have, and do reverence him, for the greatness that was only 'proper to himself, in that he seemed to me ever by his work one of the greatest men, iind most worthy of admiration, that had been in many ages. In his adversity, I ever prayed that God...
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The Lives of the Lord Chancellors and Keepers of the Great Seal of England ...

John Campbell Baron Campbell - Judges - 1845
...reverence him for the greatness that was only proper to himself, in that he seemed to me ever by his works one of the greatest men, and most worthy of admiration,...ever prayed that God would give him strength, — for greatness he could not want ; — neither could I condole in a word or syllable for him, as knowing...
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The Cabinet Portrait Gallery of British Worthies, Volumes 5-8

Great Britain - 1845
...honours. But I have and do reverence him for the greatness that was only proper in himself, and in that he seemed to me ever by his work one of the greatest...worthy of admiration that had been in many ages." After this the name of Bacon becomes tarnished with infamy. The ordinary apologies for his conduct,...
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Cabinet Portrait Gallery of British Worthies, Volumes 4-6

1845
...honours. But I have and do reverence him for the greatness that ws only proper in himself, and in that he seemed to me ever by his work one of the greatest...worthy of admiration that had been in many ages." After this the name of Bacon becomes tarnished with infamy. The ordinary apologies for his conduct,...
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Poems

Samuel Rogers - 1845
...might have been said as it was afterwards said of Bacon, and a nobler tribute there could not be—" In his adversity I ever prayed that God would give him strength, for greatness he could not want. Neither could I condole for him in a word or syllable, as knowing no accident...
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The Essays of Elia: First Series - Second Series

Charles Lamb - 1845
...the greatness, that was only proper to himself; in that he seemed to me ever one of the greatest men, that had been in many ages. In his adversity I ever prayed that Heaven would give him strength ; for greatness he could not want." The quality here commended was scarcely...
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Eclectic Magazine: Foreign Literature, Volume 8

1846
...honors; but I have, and do reverence him, for the greatness that was only proper to himself, in th.it he seemed to me ever by his work one of the greatest...his adversity, I ever prayed that God would give him strengili, for grealnese he could not want. Neither could I condole in a word or syllable for him,...
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The Edinburgh Review, Volume 83

English literature - 1846
...reverence him, for the greatness that was only proper to himself, in that he seemed to me ever by bis work one of the greatest men, and most worthy of admiration,...ever prayed that God would give him strength, for greatness he could not want. Neither could I condole in a word or syllable for him, as knowing no accident...
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