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" ... a cabinet so variously inlaid; such a piece of diversified Mosaic ; such a tesselated pavement Without cement ; here a bit of black stone, and there a bit of white ; patriots and courtiers, king's friends and republicans ; whigs and tories ; treacherous... "
Anecdotes of the life of ... William Pitt, earl of Chatham [by J. Almon ... - Página 351
de John Almon - 1810
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DISCUSSION OF REVISION OF THE HOLY ORACLES,

1856
...whimsically dove-tailed; a cabinet so variously inlaid, such a diversified Mosaic ; such a tessalated pavement without cement, here a bit of black stone and there a bit of white ; of patriots and courtiers ; king's friends and republicans ; wliigs and tones s * * *. * * * * that...
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The Constitutional History of England Since the Accession of ..., Volumen 2

Thomas Erskine May - 1895
...replaced by the strangely composite ministry of the Duke of Grafton, consisting, according to Burke, "of patriots and courtiers, king's friends and Republicans,...and Tories, treacherous friends and open enemies." l On the retirement of Lord Chatham, the Tories acquired a preponderance in the cabinet ; and when...
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Letters Archaeological and Historical Relating to the Isle of Wight, Volumen 2

Edward Boucher James - 1896
...formed by Lord Chatham, and described by Burke as ' an inlaid cabinet or tesselatcd pavement, with here a bit of black stone, and there a bit of white...and Tories, treacherous friends and open enemies.' In the same year Stanley was dispatched to the Courts of Berlin and St. Petersburg to cement an alliance...
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A Short History of British Colonial Policy

Hugh Edward Egerton - 1897 - 503 páginas
...superiority to the party system. His plan of forming a Ministry has been inimitably described by Burke : " Here a bit of black stone and there a bit of white,...and Tories, treacherous friends and open enemies." With this kind of administration it was obvious that the only bond of union could be the presence of...
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Realism and Romance: And Other Essays

Henry MacArthur - 1897 - 291 páginas
...description.1 He made, says Burke, a piece of joinery so crossly indented and whimsically dovetailed, such a piece of diversified mosaic, such a tesselated pavement without cement, that it was indeed a very curious show, but utterly unsafe to 1 Speech on American Taxation. touch...
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Annual Report of the Commissioners ..., Volumen 64

1898
...and speckled, he put together u piece of joinery so crossly indented and whimsically dovetailed, a cabinet so variously inlaid, such a piece of diversified mosaic, such a tesselated pavement without ccmuut, IKTO a bit of black stone and there a bit of white, patriots and courtiers, kings, friends,...
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Memoirs of the city of London and its celebrities

John Heneage Jesse - 1901
...and speckled ; he put together a piece of joinery so crossly indented and whimsically dovetailed ; a Cabinet so variously inlaid ; such a piece of diversified...Tories ; treacherous friends and open enemies ; that is indeed a very curious show, but utterly unsafe to touch, and unsure to stand on." The Duke of Grafton...
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A History of England from the Earliest Times to the Death of Queen Victoria

Benjamin Terry - 1901 - 1100 páginas
...chosen from different political factions. As Bnrke described it, it was "a piece of diversified mosaic, patriots and courtiers, king's friends and republicans,...and Tories, treacherous friends and open enemies; so that it was a curious show, but utterly unsafe to touch or stand on." Pitt selected for himself...
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Writings and Speeches, Volumen 2

Edmund Burke - 1901
...and speckled, he put together a piece of joinery so crossly indented and whimsically dovetailed, a cabinet so variously inlaid, such a piece of diversified mosaic, such a tessellated pavement without cement, — here a bit of black stone and there a bit of white, patriots...
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Literary criticism

Edgar Allan Poe - 1902
...Burke's graphic picture of Chatham's last piebald ministry, where he compares it to a piece of mosaic, " here a bit of black stone and there a bit of white," and humorously depicts the consternation of men, who had been all their lives libelling each other,...
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