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" Caesar had his Brutus — Charles the First his Cromwell — and George the Third — [" Treason " cried the Speaker ; " treason ! treason ! " echoed from every part of the house. "
History of Oratory and Orators: A Study of the Influence of Oratory Upon ... - Page 330
by Henry Hardwicke - 1896 - 454 pages
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The Land We Live in: Or, The Story of Our Country

Henry Mann - United States - 1896 - 350 pages
...the midst of this magnificent debate, while he was descanting on the tyranny of the obnoxious act, that he exclaimed in a voice of thunder, and with the look of a god, ' ' Csesar had his Brutus — Charles the First his Cromwell — and George the Third — ('Treason,'...
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Analectic Magazine: Comprising Original Reviews, Biography ..., Volume 12

1818 - 646 pages
...was an occasion which called for all his strength, and he did put it forth as man never did hefore. He exclaimed in a voice of thunder and with the look of a Ood,' fee.-*-' He rose like the thunder-hearer of Jove when he mounts,' &c— ' Had his mind of Herculean...
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Literary Gazette and Journal of Belles Lettres, Arts, Sciences, Etc, Volume 4

William Jerdan, William Ring Workman, Frederick Arnold, John Morley, Charles Wycliffe Goodwin - 1820 - 888 pages
...Burgesses of Virginia (May, 1765), he exclaimed, when discanting on the tyranny of the obnoxious act, " Caesar had his Brutus ; Charles the First his Cromwell...treason, treason, " echoed from every part of the home.) It was one of those trying moments which are decisive of character. Henry faultered not for...
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The London Magazine, Volume 5

1822 - 734 pages
...distinguished. In the very fury and whirlwind of his invective against Great Britain, he exclaimed : " Cicsar had his Brutus— Charles the First, his Cromwell — and George the Third — (" Treason," exclaimed the speaker — " treason, treason," echoed from every corner of the house.) " Yes," (said...
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A New American Biographical Dictionary; Or, Remembrancer of the Departed ...

Thomas Jones Rogers - United States - 1823 - 376 pages
...the midst of this magnificent debate, while he was descanting on the tyranny of the obnoxious act, that he exclaimed, in a voice of thunder, and with the look of a god, 'Csesar had bis Brutus — Charles the first, his Cromwell — and George the third — ('Treason,'...
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A Selection of Eulogies Pronounced in the Several States

1826 - 438 pages
...to that memorable exclamation of Mr. Henry, now become almost too familiar for quotation : " Cassar had his Brutus, Charles the First his " Cromwell,...cried the " Speaker. " Treason ! treason !" echoed the House ; ) — " may profit by their example. If this be, treason, make the " most of it." While...
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A Discourse on the Lives and Characters of Thomas Jefferson and ..., Volume 1

William Wirt - Funeral sermons - 1826 - 690 pages
...to that memorable exclamation of Mr. Henry, now become almost too familiar for quotation : " Csesar had his Brutus, Charles " the First his Cromwell,...Third— (" Treason !" cried the Speaker. " Treason ! trea" son !" echoed the House ;)—may profit by their ex. " ample. If this be treason, make the...
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Eloquence of the United States, Volume 5

Speeches, addresses, etc., American - 1827 - 564 pages
...perceive, to that memorable exclamation of Mr. Henry, now become almost too familiar for quotation : " Caesar had his Brutus, Charles the First his Cromwell,...!" cried the Speaker. " Treason! treason!" echoed the House;) — may profit by their example. If this be treason, make the most of it." While I am presenting...
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Eloquence of the United States, Volume 5

Speeches, addresses, etc., American - 1827 - 540 pages
...to that memorable exclamation of Mr. Henry, now become almost too familiar for quotation: " Csesar had his Brutus, Charles the First his Cromwell, and...Treason!" cried the Speaker. " Treason! treason!" echoed the House:)—may profit by their example. If this be treason, make the most of it." While F am presenting...
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Lives of the Signers to the Declaration of Independence

Charles Augustus Goodrich - 1829 - 494 pages
...alludes to that memorable exclamation of Mr. Henry, now become almost too familiar for quotation : " Caesar had his Brutus, Charles the First his Cromwell,...cried the speaker ; ' treason ! treason !' echoed the house ;) may profit by their example. If this be treason, make the most of it." The talents of...
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