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" Booth to his box, and gave him fifty guineas for defending the cause of liberty so well against a perpetual dictator. "
Critical, Historical and Miscellaneous Essays - Page 374
by Thomas Babington Macaulay Baron Macaulay - 1860
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The Works of Joseph Addison: Including the Whole Contents of Bp ..., Volume 1

Joseph Addison - 1853
...disturbed, the most severe and happy was Bolingbroke's. Between two acts, he sent for Booth to his box, and presented him, before the whole theatre,...defending the cause of liberty so well against a perpetual Dictator.1 1 " The long sway of the Duke of Marlborongh," says Miss Aikin, " was here glanced at."...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope, Volume 2

Alexander Pope - 1853
...between one of the acts, and presented him with fifty guineas, in acknowledgment, as he expressed it, ' for defending the cause of liberty so well against a perpetual Dictator.'" This allusion of Bolingbroke's to the " perpetual Dictator " was directed against Marlborough, who had endeavoured,...
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The English Humourists of the Eighteenth Century: A Series of Lectures

William Makepeace Thackeray - 1853 - 297 pages
...played Cato, into the box, and presented him with fifty guineas in acknowledgment (as he expressed it) for defending the cause of liberty so well against a perpetual dictator." — POM'S Letter to SIR W. TRUMBULL. Cato ran for thirty-five nights without interruption. Pope wrote...
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The English Humourists of the Eighteenth Century: A Series of Lectures ...

William Makepeace Thackeray - 1853 - 322 pages
...played Cato, into the box, and presented him with fifty guineas in acknowledgment (as he expressed it) for defending the cause of liberty so well against a perpetual dictator." — POPE'S Letter to SIR W. TRUMBULL. Cato ran for thirty-five nights without interruption. Pope wrote...
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-THE WORKS OF JOSEPH ADDISON

GEORGE WASHINGTON GREENE - 1854
...disturbed, ,he most severe and happy was Bolingbroke's. Between two acts, he sent for Booth to his box, and presented him, before the whole theatre,...defending the cause of liberty so well against a perpetual Dictator.1 i " The long sway of the Duke of Maryborough," says Miss Aikin, " was here glanced at."...
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The Works of Joseph Addison: Including the Whole Contents of Bp ..., Volume 1

Joseph Addison - 1853
...disturbed, the most severe and happy was Bolingbroke'e. Between two acts, he sent for Booth to his box, and presented him, before the whole theatre,...defending the cause of liberty so well against a perpetual Dictator.1 i " The long sway of the Duke of Marlborongh,'' says Miss Alkln, " was here planeed at"...
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Johnson's Lives of the British poets completed by W. Hazlitt, Volume 3

Samuel Johnson - 1854
...satire was unfelt. The story of Bolingbroke is well known. He called Booth to his box, and gave him fifty guineas for defending the cause of liberty so well against a perpetual dictator. The Whigs, says Pope, design a second present, when they can accompany it with as good a sentence....
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Lives of the Most Eminent English Poets: With Critical ..., Volume 2

Samuel Johnson - 1854
...satire was unfelt. The story of Bolingbroke is well known. I le called Booth to his box, and gave him fifty guineas for defending the cause of liberty so well against a perpetual dictator/3 The Whigs, says Pope, design a second present, when they can accompany it with as good a...
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Lives of the most eminent English poets, with critical ..., Volume 2

Samuel Johnson - 1854
...satire was unfelt. The story of Bolingbroke is well known. lie called Booth to his box, and gave him fifty guineas for defending the cause of liberty so well against a perpetual dictator/3 The Whigs, says Pope, design a second present, when they can accompany it with as good a...
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The English Humourists of the Eighteenth Century: A Series of Lectures

William Makepeace Thackeray - 1854 - 297 pages
...played Cato, into the box, and presented him with fifty guineas in acknowledgment (as he expressed it) for defending the cause of liberty so well against a perpetual dictator." — POPE'S Letter to SIR W. TRUMBULL. Cato ran for thirty-five nights without interruption. Pope wrote...
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