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" The historian scarcely giveth leisure to the moralist to say so much, but that he, laden with old mouse-eaten records, authorizing himself (for the most part) upon other histories, whose greatest authorities are built upon the notable foundation of hearsay;... "
The Popular History of England: An Illustrated History of Society and ... - Page vii
by Charles Knight - 1874
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The works of the Honourable Sr. Philip Sidney, kt. in prose and verse: In ...

Sir Philip Sidney, Richard Bellings - 1724
...part, upon other hiftories, whofe greateft authorities are built upon the notable foundation ffearfay, having much ado to accord differing writers, and to pick truth out of partiality 5 better acquainted with a thoufand years ago, than with the preftnt age, and yet better knowing how...
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Sir Philip Sydney's Defense of poetry: And observations on poetry and ...

Sir Philip Sidney, Ben Jonson - Poetry - 1787 - 144 pages
...part, upon other hiftories, whofe greateft authorities are built upon the notable foundation Hearfay, having much ado to accord differing writers^ and to pick truth out of partiality ; better acquainted .with a thoufand years j ago, than with the prefent age, and jet better >, knowing...
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The British Plutarch: Containing the Lives of the Most Eminent ..., Volume 2

Francis Wrangham - Great Britain - 1816
...public societies?' ' The Historian scarce gives leisure to the Moralist to say so much, but that he (loaden with old mouseeaten records, authorising himself...differing writers, and to pick truth out of partiality; better acquainted with a thousand years ago, than with the present age, and yet better knowing how...
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The British Plutarch [by T. Mortimer].

Thomas Mortimer - 1816
...public societies ?' ' The Historian scarce gives leisure to the Moralist to say so much, but that he (loaden with old mouseeaten records, authorising himself...differing writers, and to pick truth out of partiality; better acquainted with a thousand years ago, than with the present age, and yet better knowing how...
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Retrospective Review: And Historical and Antiquarian Magazine, Volume 10

Henry Southern, Sir Nicholas Harris Nicolas - 1824
...most part upon other histories, whose greatest authorities are built upon the notable foundation of hearsay — having much ado to accord differing writers, and to pick truth out of partiality ; better acquainted with a thousand years ago than with the present age, and yet better knowing how...
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The Retrospective Review, Volume 10

Books - 1824
...histories, whose greatest authorities are built upon the notable foundation of hearsay — havingmuch ado to accord differing writers, and to pick truth out of partiality ; better acquainted with a thousand years ago than with the present age, and yet better knowing how...
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The retrospective review, Volume 10

1824
...histories, whose greatest authorities are built upon the notable foundation of hearsay — havingmuch ado to accord differing writers, and to pick truth out of partiality ; better acquainted with a thousand years ago than with the present age, and yet better knowing how...
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The New-York Literary Gazette and Phi Beta Kappa Repository, Volume 1

1826
...most part upon other histories, whose greatest authorities are huilt upon the notahle foundation of hearsay — having much ado to accord differing writers, and to pick truth out of partiality ; hetter acquainted with a thousand years ago than with the present age, and yet hetter knowing how...
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The Library of the Old English Prose Writers ...: Sir Philip Sidney's ...

English literature - 1831
...most part, upon other histories, whose greatest authorities are built upon the notable foundation of hearsay ; having much ado to accord differing writers, and to pick truth out of partiality ; better acquainted with a thousand years ago than' with the present age, and yet better knowing how...
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The Life and Times of Sir Philip Sidney

Sarah Matilda Henry Davis - 1859 - 287 pages
...most part upon other histories, whose greatest authorities are built upon the notable foundation of Hear-say, having much ado to accord differing writers, and to pick truth out of partiality ; better acquainted with a thousand years ago than with the present age, and yet better knowing how...
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