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" The poorest man may in his cottage bid defiance to all the forces of the Crown. It may be frail — its roof may shake — the wind may blow through it — the storm may enter — the rain may enter — but the King of England cannot enter ! — all his... "
The Popular History of England: An Illustrated History of Society and ... - Page 164
by Charles Knight - 1874
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United States Reports: Cases Adjudged in the Supreme Court at ..., Volume 445

United States. Supreme Court, John Chandler Bancroft Davis, Henry Putzel, Henry C. Lind, Frank D. Wagner - Law reports, digests, etc - 1979
...Commons in March 1763 echoed and re-echoed throughout the Colonies: " 'The poorest man may in his cottage bid defiance to all the forces of the Crown. It may be frail; its roof may shake; the wind may blow through it; the storm may enter; the rain may enter; but the King of England cannot enter...
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The Museum of Foreign Literature, Science, and Art, Volume 34

Robert Walsh, John Jay Smith - American periodicals - 1838
...the maxim of English law, that every man's House is his Castle. 'The poorest man may in his cottage bid defiance to all the forces of the Crown. It may be frail — its roof may shake— -the wind may blow through it — the storm may enter — the rain may enter — but the King of England...
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Historical Sketches of Statesmen who Flourished in the Time of ..., Volume 2

Henry Brougham Baron Brougham and Vaux - Great Britain - 1839 - 413 pages
...the maxim of English law, that every man's house is his castle. " The poorest man may in his cottage bid defiance to all the forces of the Crown. It may be frail — its roof may shake — the wind may blow through it — the storm may enter — the rain may enter — but the King of England...
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Historical Sketches of Statesmen who Flourished in the Time of George III.

Henry Brougham Baron Brougham and Vaux - France - 1839
...the maxim of English law, that every man's house is his castle. " The poorest man may in his cottage bid defiance to all the forces of the Crown. It may be frail — its roof * There hangs so much doubt upon the charge brought against Lord Chatham, of having himself employed...
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Historical Sketches of Statesmen who Flourished in the Time of George III ...

Henry Brougham Baron Brougham and Vaux - Great Britain - 1839 - 404 pages
...maxim of English law, that every man's house is his castle. / " The poorest man may in his cottage bid defiance to/ all the forces of the Crown. It may be frail — its roofj i * There hangs BO much doubt upon the charge brought against Lord Chatham, of having himself...
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The Critical and Miscellaneous Writings of Henry Lord Brougham: To which is ...

Henry Brougham Baron Brougham and Vaux - Great Britain - 1841
...maxim of English law, that every man's house is his castle. " The poorest man, may, in his cottage, bid defiance to all the forces of the crown. It may be frail—its roof may shake—the wind may blow through it—the storm may enter—the rain may enter—but...
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Historical Sketches of Statesmen who Flourished in the Time of ..., Volumes 1-2

Henry Brougham Baron Brougham and Vaux - Great Britain - 1845
...the maxim of English law, that every man's house is his castle. " The poorest man may in his cottage bid defiance to all the forces of the crown. It may be frail — its roof may shake— the wind may blow through it — the storm may enter — the rain may enter— but the King of England...
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After-Dinner Table-Talk

Chetmond Gnelyu, Esq. - 1850
...celebrated maxim in English law, that every man's house is his castle: "The poorest man may in his cottage bid defiance to all the forces of the crown. It may be frail ; its roof may shake ; the wind may blow through it; the storm may enter; the rain may enter — but the king of England cannot...
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The kaleidoscope of anecdotes and aphorisms, collected by C. Sinclair

Catherine Sinclair - 1851
...the maxim of English law, that every man's house is his castle : " The poorest man may in his cottage bid defiance to all the forces of the Crown. It may be frail — its roof may shake — the wind may blow through it — the storm may enter — the rain may enter — but the King of England...
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Select British Eloquence: Embracing the Best Speeches Entire, of the Most ...

Chauncey Allen Goodrich - Speeches, addresses, etc., English - 1852 - 947 pages
...speech, but a single passage has come down to us. containing one of the finest bursts of his eloquence. " The poorest man in his cottage may bid defiance to...Crown. It may be frail ; its roof may shake ; the wind may blow through it ; the storm may enter it ; but the King of England can not enter it ! All...
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