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History Of James The Second

  [english | ]  

Charles James Fox


Excerpts: [... content itself with its regular share of legislative power, and with the influence which it cannot fail to possess whenever it exerts itself upon ...... right, have thought it justifiable to retract concessions, which to him, no doubt, appeared far more unreasonable than the petition of right, ...... the world in a moment when the calamitous situation of the United Provinces could ...]
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History Of The Early Part Of The Reign Of James The Second

  [english | 1888]  

Charles James Fox


Excerpts: [... them in fine, whatever can happen to a nation, whether of glorious of calamitous, makes a part of this astonishing and instructive picture. The commencement ...... him, no doubt, appeared far more unreasonable than the petition of right, and which, with much more colour, he might consider as extorted. These considerations ...... virtue and wisdom, when employed in their noblest ...]
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