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" With all his faults — and they were neither few nor small — only one cemetery was worthy to contain his remains. In that temple of silence and reconciliation where the enmities of twenty generations lie buried, in the Great Abbey which has during... "
Critical, Historical and Miscellaneous Essays - Page 144
by Thomas Babington Macaulay Baron Macaulay - 1860
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English Composition: Eight Lectures Given at the Lowell Institute

Barrett Wendell - 1891 - 320 pages
...the enmities of twenty generations lie buried, in the Great Abbey which has during many ages afforded a quiet resting-place to those whose minds and bodies...was not to be. Yet the place of interment was not ill chosen. Behind the chancel of the parish church of Daylesford, in earth which already held the...
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English Composition: Eight Lectures Given at the Lowell Institute

Barrett Wendell - 1891 - 316 pages
...the enmities of twenty generations lie buried, in the Great Abbey which has during many ages afforded a quiet resting-place to those whose minds and bodies...was not to be. Yet the place of interment was not ill chosen. Behind the chancel of the parish church of Daylesford, in earth which already held the...
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English Composition: Eight Lectures Given at the Lowell Institute

Barrett Wendell - 1891 - 320 pages
...the enmities of twenty generations lie buried, in the Great Abbey which has during many ages afforded a quiet resting-place to those whose minds and bodies...was not to be. Yet the place of interment was not ill chosen. Behind the chancel of the parish church of Daylesford, in earth which already held the...
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English Composition: Eight Lectures Given at the Lowell Institute

Barrett Wendell - 1891 - 316 pages
...the enmities of twenty generations lie buried, in the Great Abbey which has during many ages afforded a quiet resting-place to those whose minds and bodies...was not to be. Yet the place of interment was not ill chosen. Behind the chancel of the parish church of Daylesford, in earth which already held the...
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Historical Essays of Macaulay: William Pitt, Earl of Chatham, Lord Clive ...

Thomas Babington Macaulay Baron Macaulay - 1892 - 394 pages
...the enmities of twenty generations lie buried, in the Great Abbey which has during many ages afforded a quiet resting-place to those whose minds and bodies...was not to be. Yet the place of interment was not ill chosen. Behind the chancel of the parish church of Daylesford, in earth which already held the...
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Historical Essays of Macaulay

Thomas Babington Macaulay Baron Macaulay - 1892 - 394 pages
...the enmities of twenty generations lie buried, in the Great Abbey which has during many ages afforded a quiet resting-place to those whose minds and bodies...was not to be. Yet the place of interment was not ill chosen. Behind the chancel of the parish church of Daylesford, in earth which already held the...
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Macaulay's Essay on Warren Hastings

Thomas Babington Macaulay Baron Macaulay - 1892 - 303 pages
...London belonging to the City Council. buried, in the Great Abbey 1 which has during many ages afforded a quiet resting-place to those whose minds and bodies...illustrious accused should have mingled with the dust of the 5 illustrious accusers. This was not to be. Yet the place of interment was not ill chosen. Behind the...
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Warren Hastings

Thomas Babington Macaulay Baron Macaulay - 1893 - 235 pages
...the enmities of twenty generations lie buried, in the Great Abbey which has during many ages afforded a quiet resting-place to those whose minds and bodies...was not to be. Yet the place of interment was not ill chosen. Behind the chancel of the parish church of Daylesford, in earth which already held the...
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Westminster

Augustus John Cuthbert Hare - 1894 - 120 pages
...the enmities of twenty generations lie buried, in the great Abbey which has during many ages afforded a quiet resting-place to those whose minds and bodies...mingled with the dust of the illustrious accusers.' 2 A monument by Bacon, jun. Jonas Hanway (1788), 'the friend and father of the poor,' best known as...
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School English: A Manual for Use in Connection with the Written English Work ...

George Prentiss Butler - 1894 - 272 pages
...generations lie buried, in the Great Abbey which has during many ages afforded a quiet resting place to those whose minds and bodies have been shattered...mingled with the dust of the illustrious accusers. By altering the order of clauses, the foregoing sen tences become loose sentences ; as follows : —...
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