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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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Roundabout Papers: To which is Added The Second Funeral of Napoleon ...

William Makepeace Thackeray - 1882 - 819 pages
...played Cato, into the box, and presented lu'm with fifty guineas in acknowledgment (as he expressed it) for defending the cause of liberty so well against a perpetual dictator." — POPE'S Letters to SIB \V. TRCMBOLL. ovations, complimentary garlands from literary men, translations...
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The Works of Joseph Addison: Including the Whole Contents of Bp ..., Volume 1

Joseph Addison - 1883
...disturbed, the most severe and happy was Bolingbroke's. Between two acts, ho sent for Booth to his box, and presented him. before the whole theatre, with a purse of fifty guineas, for defendmg the cause of liberty so well against a perpetual dictator. It was April ; and in April, a...
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Miscellaneous papers, lists of names &c., relating to the Dictionary of ...

Dictionary - 1883
...Bolingbroke, as Pope told Caryll (April 30, 1713), sent for Booth, the actor of Cato, and presented him with fifty guineas for 'defending the cause of liberty so well against a perpetual dictator,' innuendo Marlborough; and the Whigs, says Pope, intend a similar present and are trying to invent as...
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English Literature in the Eighteenth Century

Thomas Sergeant Perry - 1883 - 450 pages
...played Cato, into his 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." Bishop Berkeley was at the performance with Addison, " and two or three more friends in a side-box,...
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English Literature in the Eighteenth Century

Thomas Sergeant Perry - 1883 - 450 pages
...played Cato, into his 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." Bishop Berkeley was at the performance with Addison, " and two or three more friends in a side-box,...
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Roundabout Papers: (from the Cornhill Magazine) To which is Added The Second ...

William Makepeace Thackeray - 1883 - 642 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 Letters to SIR W. TRUMHULL. "Cato" ran for thirty-five nights without interruption. Pope...
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Golden friendships: sketches of the lives and characters of friends

F L. Clarke - 1884 - 253 pages
...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. The Whigs are unwilling to be distanced this way, and therefore design a present to the same Cato very...
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Addison

William John Courthope - 1884 - 182 pages
...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. The Whigs are unwilling to be distanced this way, and therefore design a present to the same Cato very...
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Critical and Historical Essays Contributed to the Edinburgh Review ..., Volume 4

Thomas Babington Macaulay Baron Macaulay - 1885
...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,...attempt which Marlborough had made, not long before bis fall, to obtain a patent creating him Captain General for life. It was April ; and in April, a...
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Dictionary of National Biography, Volume 1

1885
...Bolingbroke, as Pope told Caryll (30 April 1713), sent for Booth, the actor of Cato, and presented him with fifty guineas for ' defending the cause of liberty so well against a perpetual dictator,' innuendo Marlborough ; and the whigs, says Pope, intend a similar present and are trying to invent...
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