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appears Author Baron became Berkeley brother called Castle century Champion character Charles charming claim Commons course Court Courtenay created daughter death died Duke Dymoke Earl Earldom Edition Edward England English estates fact father favour fortune France friends gave George give given Grace Hall hand held Henry honour House human interest Ireland Italy John JOHN HALIFAX King knight known Lady land late less letter lived London Lord Lord Lyttelton manner marriage married matter nature never noble novel once original passed Peerage Peers person present Prince probably Queen readers reign respect royal seat Stafford story successful tell third Thomas thought told took true vols volume Wharton wife writes written young
Página 226 - Oh blameless Bethel ! to relieve thy breast ? When the loose mountain trembles from on high, Shall gravitation cease, if you go by ? Or some old temple, nodding to its fall, For Chartres' head reserve the hanging wall ? But still this world (so fitted for the knave) Contents us not.
Página 26 - Wharton, the scorn and wonder of our days, Whose ruling passion was the lust of praise: Born with whate'er could win it from the wise, Women and fools must like him or he dies; Though wondering senates hung on all he spoke, The club must hail him master of the joke.
Página 108 - Stone walls do not a prison make, Nor iron bars a cage ; Minds innocent and quiet take That for a hermitage.
Página 27 - His passion still, to covet general praise, His life, to forfeit it a thousand ways; A constant bounty, which no friend has made; An angel tongue, which no man can persuade; A fool, with more of wit than half mankind, 200 Too rash for thought, for action too refined...