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" In that awful moment of a nation's travail, of the last gasp of tyranny and the first breath of freedom, how pregnant is the example ! The press extinguished, the people enslaved, and the prince undone. As the advocate of society, therefore — of peace... "
Memoirs of the legal, literary, and political life of ... John Philpot Curran - Page 63
by William O'Regan - 1817 - 315 pages
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The Lives and Trials of Archibald Hamilton Rowan, the Rev. William Jackson ...

Thomas MacNevin - 1846 - 598 pages
...where they were drifted along, the objects of terror, and contagion and abomination. In that awful moment of a nation's travail, of the last gasp of...example ? The press extinguished, the people enslaved, ami the prince undone. As the advocate of society, therefore, of peace, of domestic liberty, and the...
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The Elocutionary Reader; Or, Rhetorical Class Book

Hugh Gawthrop - 1847 - 12 pages
...sealed up in bottles, lest some wretched miscreant should throw poison into the draught. In that awful moment of a nation's travail ; of the last gasp of...liberty, and the lasting union of the two countries,! conjure you to guard the liberty of the press, that great sentinel of the state, that grand detector...
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The Speeches of the Right Honourable John Philpot Curran

John Philpot Curran - 1847 - 603 pages
...where they were drifted along, the objects of terror, and contagion, and abomination.* In that awful moment of a nation's travail, of the last gasp of...and the prince undone. As the advocate of society, therefore—of peace— of domestic liberty—and the lasting union of the two countries— I conjure...
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The Writings of Cassius Marcellus Clay: Including Speeches and Addresses

Cassius Marcellus Clay - 1848 - 535 pages
...power, no minister, no government, which nothing but .the depravity or folly of a jury can ever destroy. As the advocate of society, therefore, of peace, of...you to guard the liberty of the press — that great sentinel of the state, that grand detector of public imposture — guard it ; because, when it sinks,...
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Curran and His Contemporaries

Charles Phillips - 1850 - 496 pages
...where they were drifted along, the objects of terror, and contagion, and abomination. " In that awful moment of a nation's travail, of the last gasp of...you to guard the liberty of the press, that great sentinel of the state, that grand detector of public imposture ; guard it, because when it sinks, there...
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Curran and His Contemporaries

Charles Phillips - 1850 - 496 pages
...where they were drifted along, the objects of terror, and contagion, and abomination. " In that awful moment of a nation's travail, of the last gasp of...and the prince undone. As the advocate of society, therefore—of peace, of domestic liberty, and the lasting union of the two countries, I conjure you...
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Curran and His Contemporaries

Charles Phillips - 1851 - 595 pages
...where they were drifted along, the objects of terror, and contagion, and abomination. " In that awful moment of a nation's travail, of the last gasp of...you to guard the liberty of the press, that great sentinel of the state, that grand detector of public imposture ; guard it, because when it sinks, there...
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The New American Speaker: A Collection of Oratorical and Dramatical Pieces ...

John Celivergos Zachos - 1851 - 552 pages
...drifted along, the object of terror, and contagion, and abomination. THE SAME, CONTINUED. IN that awful moment of a nation's travail, of the last gasp of...undone. As the advocate of society, therefore, of peace, if domestic liberty, and the lasting union of the two countries, I rxmjure you to guard the liberty...
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The Standard Speaker: Containing Exercises in Prose and Poetry for ...

Epes Sargent - 1852 - 558 pages
...pile, to which, when the hour of fatal maturity shall arrive, he will apply the torch. In that awful moment of a Nation's travail, of the last gasp of...you to guard the liberty of the Press, that great sentinel of the State, that grand detector of public imposture ! Guard it, because, when it sinks,...
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The Standard Speaker: Containing Exercises in Prose and Poetry for ...

Epes Sargent - 1852 - 558 pages
...pile, to which, when the hour of fatal maturity shall arrive, he will apply the torch. In that awful moment of a Nation's travail, of the last gasp of...you to guard the liberty of the Press, that great sentinel of the State, that grand detector of public imposture ! Guard it, because, when it sinks,...
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