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" I resolved," — these are the words of Hastings himself, — "to draw from his guilt the means of relief to the Company's distresses, to make him pay largely for his pardon, or to exact a severe vengeance for past delinquency. "
The Sacred City of the Hindus: An Account of Benares in Ancient and Modern Times - Page 203
by Matthew Atmore Sherring - 1868 - 388 pages
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A Narrative of the Late Transactions at Benares: By Warren Hastings, Esq

Warren Hastings - 1782 - 132 pages
...fund which I was alfo convinced he had deftined for purpofes of the moft dangerous tendency to th§ Company's dominion. In a word, I had determined to...make him pay largely for his pardon, or to exact a fevere vengeance for his paft delinquency. - Thofe who have been accuftomed to regard Cheit Sing as...
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Annual Register, Volume 26

Edmund Burke - 1785
...deftined for purpofes of the moil dangerous tendency to the company's dominion. In a word, that, he had determined to make him pay largely for his pardon, or to exaft a fevere vengeance for his paft delinquency,— He feems, however, apprehenfive in feveral ¡afiances,...
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Annual Register, Volume 26

1800
...ngrecd upon, that the of the moft dangerous tendency to the company's dominion. In a word, that he had determined to make him pay largely for his pardon, or to exact a fevere vengcйпсе for his paft delinquency. — He feems, however, app ehenfive in lèverai instances,...
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The Annual Register of World Events: A Review of the Year, Volume 26

Edmund Burke - 1800
...fine to the amount of of' the moft dangerous tendency to the company's dominion. In a word, that he had determined to make him pay largely for his pardon, or to exact a i'evere vengeance for his pall delinquency. — He feems, however, app-ehenfive in levers 1 inltance*,...
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The Annual Register, Or, A View of the History, Politics, and Literature for ...

1800
...agreed upon, tliat the oí the moll dangerous tendency lo the company's dominión. In a word, that he had determined to make him pay largely for his pardon, or to ехает. a fevere vengeance for his pair delinquency.-*-" He feems, however, apprehenfive in feveral...
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The history of British India, Volume 2

James Mill - 1817 - 777 pages
...the GovernorHajah. General, " to draw from his guilt the means of relief to the Company's distresses. In a word, I had determined to make him pay largely...exact a severe vengeance for his past delinquency." * The confession has the merit of frankness, be the other virtues belonging to it such as they may....
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The History of British India, Volume 4

James Mill - 1820
...says the Governor-General, " to draw from his guilt the means of relief to the Company's distresses. In a word, I had determined to make him pay largely...pardon, or to exact a severe vengeance for his past delinquency."1 The confession has the merit of frankness, be the other virtues belonging to it such...
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Colonization and Christianity: A Popular History of the Treatment of the ...

William Howitt - 1838 - 508 pages
...Hastings — the guilt was all on the other side) " the means of relief to the Company's distresses. In a word, I had determined to make him pay largely...exact a severe vengeance for his past delinquency."* What this delinquency could possibly be, unless it were not having sent Mr. Hastings a second present...
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The history of England, Volume 3

Thomas Keightley - 1839
...resolved," says Mr. Hastings, " to draw from his guilt the means of relief to the company's distresses. I had determined to make him pay largely for his pardon,...exact a severe vengeance for his past delinquency." With this righteous object in view, Mr. Hastings, in 1781, proceeded to Benares. He placed the rajah...
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The History of England: From the Accession to the Decease of King ..., Volume 3

John Adolphus - 1841
...in a very high degree, his punishment, as an example, required both by justice and policy ; and he determined to make him pay largely for his pardon,...exact a severe vengeance for his past delinquency*. Actuated by such feelings, the demeanour of the HISTOKY OF ENGLAND. CHAP. L1II. 1781. His behaviour...
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