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" as a man of great and ready wit ; full of life and very pleasant, but much turned to satire ; his imagination was too hard for his judgment; and a severe jest took more with him than all arguments whatever. "
A Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Extinct and Dormant Baronetcies ... - Página 466
de John Burke, Sir Bernard Burke - 1844 - 603 páginas
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A Plea for Religion and the Sacred Writings: Addressed to the Disciples of ...

David Simpson - 1803 - 351 páginas
...and lost " In the wide womb of uncreated night, " Devoid of sense and motion ?" F '2 It Halifax, was "a man of great and ready wit; full of life, and very pleasant; ouch turned to satire. He let his wit run much on matters of Religion : so tfat he passed for a bold...
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A catalogue of the royal and noble authors of England, Scotland ..., Volumen 3

Horace Walpole, Thomas Park - 1806
...till his death, which happened in April 1695. Bishop Burnet, from personal knowledge, characterises him as a man of great and ready wit, full of life and very pleasant, but much turned to satire. " In a fit of sickness," says the bishop, " I knew him very much touched with a sense of religion....
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A Plea for Religion and the Sacred Writings: Addressed to the Disciples of ...

David Simpson - 1809 - 393 páginas
...extravagant vanity in setting himself out, that it was very disagreeable." Saville, marquis of Halifax, was " a man of great and ready wit ; full of life, and very pleasant ; much turned to satire. He let his wit run much on matters of religion : so that he passed for a bold...
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The General Biographical Dictionary: Containing an Historical ..., Volumen 27

Alexander Chalmers - 1816
...some signs of repentance, which, according to Burnet, were transient. " He was," says that writer, " a man of great and ready wit, full of life and very pleasant, much turned to satire; he let his wit turn upon matters of religion ; so that he passed for a bold...
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The general biographical dictionary. Revised by A. Chalmers

New and general biographical dictionary - 1816
...some signs of repentance, which, according to Burnet, were transient. " He was," says that writer, " a man of great and ready wit, full of life and very pleasant, much turned to satire ; he let his wit turn upon matters of religion ; so that he passed for a bold...
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The General Biographical Dictionary, Volumen 27

Alexander Chalmers - 1816
...some signs of repentance, which, according to Unmet, were transient. " He was," says that writer, " a man of great and ready wit, full of life and very pleasant, much turned to satire ; he let his wit turn upon matters of religion; so that ho passed for a bold...
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A general and heraldic dictionary of the peerages of England, Ireland, and ...

John Burke - 1831 - 631 páginas
...the council, temp. Charles I!. He was esteemed a statesman of the first grade. Burnet characterizes him " as a man of great and ready wit; full of life, and very pleasant, but rauch turned to satire: his imagination was too hard for his judgment; and a severe jest took more...
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A genealogical and heraldic history of the extinct and dormant baronetcies ...

John Burke - 1838
...president of the council temp. CHARLES I. and Buraet describes him " as a man of great and ready wit ; fall of life and very pleasant, but much turned to satire ; his imagination was too hard for hi* judgment ; and a severe jeitt took more with him than all arguments whatever. He let his wit run...
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New general biographical dictionary, Volumen 11

Hugh James Rose, Henry John Rose, Thomas Wright - 1848
...opposition thenceforward till his death, which took place in 1693. " He was," says bishop Bumet, " a man of great and ready wit, full of life and very pleasant, much turned to satire ; he let his wit turn upon matters of religion ; so that he passed for a bold...
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An analysis of the Stuart Period of England History

Robert Ross - 1860
...but being distrusted by all parties, he withdrew from publio affairs in 1689. " He was," says Burnet, "a man of great and ready wit, full of life, and very pleasant, much turned to satire .... He was punctual in his payments and just in all his private dealings; but...
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