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" It will no doubt be a mighty comfort to our grand-children, when they see a few rags hung up in Westminster Hall which cost a hundred millions, whereof they are paying the arrears, to boast as beggars do that their grandfathers were rich and great. "
The Works of Jonathan Swift, D.D., Dean of St. Patrick's, Dublin: Including ... - Page 134
by Jonathan Swift, John Hawkesworth - 1766
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A Full Answer to The Conduct of the Allies: To which is Added, Some ...

Francis Hare - 1712 - 95 pages
...i.eprefented his Country, we have no occafion to ftand much on that point. It mill no douht, fays he, be a mighty comfort to our Grand-Children, when they fee a few .Rtgskmg up in Weftminfter-Hall, which coft nen Hun4red Milkens, whtnof t'n:y .re paying the Ar*...
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The Wisdom of Looking Backward: To Judge the Better of One Side and T'other ...

White Kennett - 1715 - 383 pages
...Mortgaging the Malt Tax, or by fome other Method equally defter ate. Making a Jefl of our Vt£loriest f. 42. It will no doubt be a mighty Comfort to our Grand-Children, when they fee a few Rags hung up in Wertminfter-Hatt, which coft a hundred Millions , whereof they are paying the Arrears , and boafting,...
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The works of Jonathan Swift, Volume 5

Jonathan Swift - 1741
...the Enemy ; and by the Nature of our Government, the Corruption of our Manners, and the Oppofition of Factions, we fhall be more flow in recovering....Grand-children, when they fee a few Rags hung up in Weftminfter-Hall, which coft an hundred Millions, whereof they are paying the Arrears, and boafting,...
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The Works ...: With the Author's Life and Character, Notes [etc ..., Volume 2

Jonathan Swift - 1761
...the nature of our government, the corruption ofourmrnners, and the oppofitfon of faflians, we mall be. more flow in recovering. It will, no doubt, be a mighty comfort to our grandrnilJren, when they fee a few rags hung up in Weftminfter-hall, which coft an hundred millions,...
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The Works of Dr. Jonathan Swift, Dean of St. Patrick's, Dublin, Volume 9

Jonathan Swift - 1768
...corruption of our manners, 1 86 THE CONDUCT OF THE ALLIES. ners, and the oppofition of fadtionsj we iliall be more flow in recovering. It will no doubt be a mighty comfort to our grandchildren, when they fee-.a few rags hung up in U^ejlmmtfter-baU^ which coft an hundred millions, whereof they are paying...
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The Works of Dr Jonathan Swift, Dean of St Patrick's, Dublin. In Thirteen ...

Jonathan Swift - 1774
...0f the enemy; and by the nature of our government, the corruption of our manners, and the oppofition of factions, we fhall be more flow in recovering....grandchildren, when they fee a few rags hung up in Weftminfter-hall, which coft an hundred millions, whereof they are paying the arrears, to boaft as...
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The Works of the Rev. Dr. Jonathan Swift ...

Jonathan Swift - 1784
...and by the nature of our government, the corruption of our manners, and the oppofition of fa&ions, we fhall be more flow in recovering. It will no doubt...grandchildren, when they fee a few rags hung up in Weftrainfter-hall, which coft a hundred millions, whereof they are paying the arrears, to boaft, as...
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The Examiner [and political tracts

Jonathan Swift - 1801
...our government, the corruption of our manners, and the opposition of factions, we shall be more slow in recovering. It will no doubt be a mighty comfort to our grandchildren, when they see a few rags hungup in Westminster-hall, which cost a hundred millions, whereof they are paying the...
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The Works of the Rev. Jonathan Swift, D.D., Dean of St. Patrick's ..., Volume 3

Jonathan Swift - 1801
...our government, the corruption of our manners, and the opposition of factions, we shall bemore slow in recovering. It will no doubt be a mighty comfort to our grandchildren, when they see a few rags hungup in Westminster-hall, which cost a hundred millions, whereof they are paying the...
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The Works, Volume 5

Jonathan Swift - 1803
...our government, the corruption of our manners, and the opposition of factions, we shall be more slow in recovering. It will no doubt be a mighty comfort to our grandChildren, when they see a few rags hung up in Westminster-hall, which cost a hundred millions, whereof they are paying...
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