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" The fear of every man that heard him was lest he should make an end. "
The anniversary calendar, natal book, and universal mirror - Page 48
by Anniversary calendar - 1832
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The Living Age ..., Volume 113

1872
...neatly, more pressly, more weightily, or suffered less emptiness, lees idleness, in what he uttered. No member of his speech but consisted of his own graces. His bearers could not cough or look aside from him without loss. He commanded where he spoke, and had his...
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Discourse on the Character and Services of John Hampden: And the ..., Volume 115

William Cabell Rives - Great Britain - 1845 - 68 pages
...suffered less emptiness, less idleness in what he uttered. No member of his speech but consisted of its own graces. His hearers could not cough or look aside...had his judges angry and pleased at his devotion. The fear of every man that heard him was that he should make an end." and dependants, which opened...
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Bacon: His Writings, and His Philosophy

George Lillie Craik - Philosophers - 1846
...weightily, or suffered less emptiness, less idleness, in what he uttered. No memher of his speech hut consisted of his own graces. His hearers could not...every man that heard him was lest he should make an end."f In 1592, also, appeared Bacon's first puhlication, as far as is known : ' Certain Ohservations...
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Bacon: His Writings, and His Philosophy

George Lillie Craik - 1846
...weightily, or suffered less emptiness, less idleness, in what he uttered. No memher of his speech hut consisted of his own graces. His hearers could not...he spoke, and had his judges angry and pleased at hi( devotion.' No man had their affections more in his power. The fear of every man that heard him...
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The Great Oyer of Poisoning: The Trial of the Earl of Somerset for the ...

Andrew Amos - Trials (Murder) - 1846 - 551 pages
...suffered less emptiness, or less idleness in what he uttered. Xo member of his speech but consisted of its own graces His hearers could not cough or look aside from him without loss. He commanded where he spake; and had his judges angry or pleased at his devotion. No man had their affections more in his...
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The Great Oyer of Poisoning: the Trial of the Earl of Somerset for the ...

Andrew AMOS (Professor of Laws, Cambridge.) - 1846 - 551 pages
...suffered less emptiness, or less idleness in what he uttered. No member of his speech but consisted of its own graces His hearers could not cough or look aside from him without loss. He commanded where he spake ; and had his judges angry or pleased at his devotion. No man had their affections more in his...
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Essays, Critical and Miscellaneous

Thomas Babington Macaulay Baron Macaulay - English literature - 1846 - 758 pages
...neatly, more pressly, more weightily, or suffered less emptiness, less idleness, in what he uttered. No member of his speech but consisted of his own graces. His hearers could not cough or look uside from him without loss. He commanded where he spoke, and had his judges angry and pleased at his...
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Lives of Eminent English Judges of the Seventeenth and Eighteenth Centuries

William Newland Welsby - Judges - 1846 - 565 pages
...Jonson upon Bacon was applied to him — that "he commanded when he spoke, and had his judges angry or pleased at his devotion. No man had their affections more in his power ; and the fear of every man that heard him was lest he should come to an end." " The Lord Chancellor...
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Knight's Penny Magazine, Volumes 1-2

Civilization - 1846
...such an attempt as this to popularize a Great Writer :— " Jonson has said of Bacon's speaking, that his hearers could not cough or look aside from him without loss ; neither can his readers remit their attention for a sentence, or for a clause of a sentence, without...
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Bacon: His Writings, and His Philosophy, Volume 1

George Lillie Craik - 1846
...every 'reader is its Aulness of matter. Jonson, as we have seen, has said of '^aeon's speaking, that his hearers could not cough or look aside from him without loss ; neither can his readers remit their attention for a sentence, or for a clause of a sentence, without...
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