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" France. I admire his eloquence, I approve his politics, I adore his chivalry, and I can almost excuse his reverence for church establishments. "
The Auto-biography of Edward Gibbon, Esq: Illustrated from His Letters, with ... - Page 237
by Edward Gibbon - 1846 - 381 pages
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The Works of the Right Hon. Edmund Burke: With a Biographical and ..., Volume 1

Edmund Burke - 1834 - 2 pages
...citing. " Burke's book," said Gibbon, " is a most admirable medicine against the French disease. I admire his eloquence ; I approve his politics ; I adore his chivalry ; and I can almost forgive his reverence for church i.-stablishments." " I shall take care," says Erskine, " to put Mr....
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The Miscellaneous Works of Edward Gibbon, Esq: With Memoirs of His Life and ...

Edward Gibbon - 1837 - 848 pages
...the terrors of an impending ban ruptcy ; but the revolution, or rather the dissolution, of the kmgd< has been heard and felt in the adjacent lands. I beg...leave to subscribe my assent to Mr. Burke's creed on t revolution of France. I admire his eloquence, I approve his politi I adore his chivalry, and I can...
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The Works of the Right Hon. Edmund Burke: With a Biographical and ..., Volume 1

Edmund Burke - 1837
...citing. " Burke's book," said Gibbon, " is a most admirable medicine against the French disease. I m ! 5Z +jC *^ { ] U forgive his reverence for church , ^- ; establishments." " I shall take care," says Erskine, " to put...
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Memoir of the Life and Character of the Right Hon. Edmund Burke: With ...

Sir James Prior - 1839 - 596 pages
...wrote on two occasions " Burke's book is a most admirable medicine against the French disease. I admire his eloquence ; I approve his politics ; I adore his chivalry ; and I can almost forgive his reverence for church establishments ;" showing in the last clause of this sentence what...
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The Life of Edward Gibbon, Esq: With Selections from His Correspondence, and ...

Edward Gibbon, Henry Hart Milman - 1839 - 455 pages
...admirable medicine against the French disease, which has made too much progress even in this happy country. I admire his eloquence, I approve his politics, I adore his chivalry, and I can forgive even his superstition. The primitive church, which I have treated with some freedom, was itself...
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The Life of Edward Gibbon: With Selections from His Correspondence and ...

Edward Gibbon, Henry Hart Milman - 1840 - 357 pages
...France ; many families at Lausanne were alarmed and affected by the terrors of an impending bankruptcy; but the revolution, or rather the dissolution of the...revolution of France. I admire his eloquence, I approve his po'6 See Mr. Gibbon's Letters Mil. July, August, 7th Sept., 9th Sept., I789. 'i The family of deSevery....
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A memoir of the political life of ... Edmund Burke

George Croly - 1840
..." Burke^s book," said he, " is a most admirable medicine against the disease of French principles. I admire his eloquence. I approve his politics. I adore his chivalry. And I can almost forgive his reverenced/or Church Establishments." Erskine, overcome by truth and kindred genius, at...
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A Memoir of the Political Life of the Right Honourable Edmund ..., Volume 1

George Croly - 1840
..." Burke's book," said he, " is a most admirable medicine against the disease of French principles. I admire his eloquence. I approve his politics. I adore his chivalry. And I can almost forgive his reverenced/or Church Establishments." Erskine, overcome by truth and kindred genius, at...
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The letters of Horace Walpole [ed. by J. Wright].

Horace Walpole (4th earl of Orford.) - 1840
...medicine against the French disease ; which has made too much progress even in this happy country. I admire his eloquence, I approve his politics, I adore his chivalry, and I can forgive even his superstition." E. vexed I ever pressed for them, as they would break into your...
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The life of Edward Gibbon [by himself] with selections from his ...

Edward Gibbon - 1840
...admirable medicine against the French disease, which has made too much progress even in this happy country. I admire his eloquence, I approve his politics, I adore his chivalry , and I can forgive even his superstition. The primitive church, which I have treated with some freedom, was itself...
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