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" THE power of the crown has increased, is increasing, and ought to be diminished... "
The Edinburgh Magazine and Literary Miscellany - Page 266
1823
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The Universal magazine, Volume 15

1811
...very great, but we trust it will not be used to any detrimental purpose; and they who have asserted that the power of the crown has increased, is increasing, and ought to be diminished, have now their wishes in great measure gratified. To us there never appeared this danger...
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The Queen: The Conspiracies of 1806 and 1813, Against the Princess of Wales ...

William Carey - 1820 - 139 pages
...time when he was honored with the title of " the Prince's Friend," stoutly maintained in Parliament, that " the power of the Crown has increased, is increasing^ and ought to be diminished." This was I think near forty years ago, and I presume Lord Holland, the Marquis of Lansdowne,...
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The Museum of Foreign Literature, Science and Art, Volume 3

1823
...before me which is sufficiently inviting, — the torture, namely, of William Niven, and Peter Russel, and Alexander Dalgleish, and others of that unfortunate...render that power still stronger, and to pour the stream of ministerial influence, like an overpowering tide, through all the veins of the state. I can...
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The Medico-chirurgical Review, Volume 14

1829
...can aim. The present cacoethesscrihendi which infests all ranks, more especially the medical, like the power of the crown, " has increased, is increasing, and ought to be diminished." The list of those in the profession " who hunger and who thirst for scribbling sake,"...
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A Comparative View of the Constitutions of Great Britain and the United ...

Peter Freeland Aiken - 1842 - 192 pages
...constitution of the legislature and its relations with the executive. It can no longer be truly affirmed " that the power of the crown has increased, is increasing, and ought to be diminished." The constitution has rather been endangered from another quarter, — by a transference...
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The Lives of the Lord Chancellors and Keepers of the Great Seal of England ...

John Campbell Baron Campbell - 1846
...very odious, the Commons a few days before having passed the famous resolution moved by Dunning, — " that the power of the Crown has increased, is increasing, and ought to be diminished."* A. debate took place, in the beginning of 1781, on the Jan. 23. King's message relative...
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A Brief Plea for the Old Faith, and the Old Times, of "Merrie England," when ...

Frank Fairplay - 1846
...easy to tickle the ears of unreflecting persons, with such clap-trap phrases as that of Dunning — " The power of the Crown has increased, is increasing, and ought to be diminished." The tyranny under which the good people of England groan, is not the tyranny of Queen...
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THE LIVES OF THE LORD CHANCELLORS AND KEEPERS OF THE GREAT SEAL OF ENLAND,

JOHN LORD CAMPBELL - 1851
...very odious, the Commons a few days before having passed the famous resolution moved by Dunning—" That the power of the Crown has increased, is increasing, and ought to be diminished." * A debate took place in the beginning of 1781, on the King's message relative to the...
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The Correspondence of Horace Walpole, Earl of Orford, and William ..., Volume 2

Horace Walpole - 1851
...but I will love you again prodigiously if you will come. TO THE REV. WILLIAM MASON. Feb. 23, 1782. The Power of the Crown has increased, is increasing, and ought to be diminished, very true, and it is diminished, a good deal indeed ; if it valued the extent to which...
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The Correspondence of Horace Walpole, Earl of Orford: And the Rev ..., Volume 2

Horace Walpole - 1851
...but I will love you again prodigiously if you will come. TO THE REV. WILLIAM MASON. Feb. 23, 1782. The Power of the Crown has increased, is increasing, and ought to be diminished, very true, and it is diminished, a good deal indeed ; if it valued the extent to which...
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