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" OF a tall stature, and of sable hue, Much like the son of Kish, that lofty Jew, Twelve years complete he suffered in exile, And kept his father's asses all the while... "
Discourses on Government - Page 65
by Algernon Sidney - 1805
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Poems on Affairs of State from the Time of Oliver Cromwell to the Abdication ...

1703
...and Fear, 1 Starts from the Conch.and bids theDame draw near. Ať Hijftrical Poem. By A. Marvel, Efa OF a Tall Stature and of Sable Hue •-, Much like the Son of Kijh, that lofty Jus : Twelre years com pleat he fu tiered in Exile* And kept hb Fathers Affes all...
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A New Collection of Poems Relating to State Affairs, from Oliver Cromwel to ...

English poetry - 1705 - 591 pages
...and Fear, Starts from the Couch, and bids the Dame draw near. An Hiftorical Poem. By A. Marvel, Efa. OF a Tall Stature and of Sable Hue ; Much like the Son of Kifa that lofty Jew : Twelve years compleat he fuffer'd in Exile, And kept his Father's Afles all the...
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The Parliamentary History of England from the Earliest Period to ..., Volume 4

Great Britain. Parliament - Great Britain - 1808
...W-ae a member of the Convention Parliament, alludes to these resolutions in the following lines : " Of a tall stature, and of sable hue. Much like the...of Kish, that lofty Jew; Twelve years compleat he sufferM in exile, And kept his father's asses all the while. At length, by wonderful impulse of fate,...
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The Parliamentary History of England, from the Earliest Period to the Year ...

William Cobbett - Great Britain - 1808
...vent a member of the Convention Parliament, alludes to these resolutions in the following lines : " Of a tall stature, and of sable hue, Much like the son of Kish, that lofty Jew ; Twelve years complent he suflW'd in exile, And kept his father's asses all the while. At length, by wonderful impulse...
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An Historical and Critical Account of the Lives and Writings of ..., Volume 4

William Harris - 1814
...of his kingly office b. So that the satyrist adhered pretty much to truth, in thp lines following; " Of a tall stature, and of sable hue, Much like the...At length, by wonderful impulse of fate, The people call'd him home to help the state. . . And, what is more, they send him money too ; And cloath him...
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An Historical and Critical Account of the Lives and Writings of ..., Volume 4

William Harris - 1814
...of his kingly office b. So that the satyrist adhered pretty much to truth, in the lines following; " Of a tall stature, and of sable hue, Much like the...that lofty Jew ; Twelve years compleat he suffer'd iu exile, And kept his father's asses all the while. At length, by wonderful impulse of fate, The people...
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The Drama, Or, Theatrical Pocket Magazine, Volume 4

Theater - 1823
...that I am somewhat acquainted with the dimensions of his qualifications. " I required, then, a man ' Of a tall stature, and of sable hue, Much like the son of Kish, that lofty Jew.' A man of whom it might be said, ' There's something in his soul O'er which his melancholy sits and...
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Retrospective Review: And Historical and Antiquarian Magazine, Volume 7

Henry Southern, Sir Nicholas Harris Nicolas - 1823
...private life and habits, with a brief description of his person, may not be unacceptable to the reader. " Of a tall stature, and of sable hue, Much like the son of Kish, that lofty grew," — sings Andrew Marvell in doggrel rhyme ; and what is wanting to complete the picture is supplied...
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The Retrospective Review

Books - 1823
...private life and habits, with a brief description of his person, may not be unacceptable to the reader. " Of a tall stature, and of sable hue, Much like the son of Kish, that lofty grew," — sings Andrew Marvell in doggrel rhyme ; and what is wanting to complete the picture is supplied...
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The retrospective review, Volume 7

1823
...private life and habits, with a brief description of his person, may not be unacceptable to the reader. " Of a tall stature, and of sable hue, Much like the son of Kish, that lofty grew," — sings Andrew Marvell in doggrel rhyme ; and what is wanting to complete the picture is supplied...
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