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" Subsidiary to this, there was no creed that he did not profess, there was no opinion that he did not promulgate : in the hope of a dynasty, he upheld the crescent ; for the sake of a divorce, he bowed before the cross ; the orphan of St. Louis, he became... "
The Edinburgh Literary Journal: Or, Weekly Register of Criticism and Belles ... - Page 73
1830
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Classic Selections from the Best Authors

Samuel Silas Curry - Readers - 1888 - 182 pages
...opinion that he did not promulgate; in the hope of a dynasty, he upheld the crescent; for the sake of a divorce, he bowed before the cross; the orphan...with a parricidal ingratitude, on the ruins both of tlie throne and the tribune, he reared the throne of his despotism. A professed Catholic, he imprisoned...
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The Arena, Volume 13

1895
...opinion which he did not promulgate: in the hope of a dynasty he upheld the •crescent; for the sake of a divorce he bowed before the cross; the •orphan...ruins both of the throne and the tribune he reared the throne of his despotism. A professed Catholic, lie imprisoned the pope; a pretended patriot, he impoverished...
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Napoleon Bonaparte. A Sketch

Of Kansas John Davis - 1896 - 126 pages
...opinion which he did not promulgate; in the hope of a dynasty he upheld the crescent; for the sake of a divorce he bowed before the cross; the orphan...ruins both of the throne and the tribune he reared the throne of his despotism. A professed Catholic, he imprisoned the pope; a pretended patriot, he impoverished...
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McGuffey's Fifth Eclectic Reader

William Holmes McGuffey - Readers - 1896 - 352 pages
...opinion' that he did not promulgate*-: in the hope of a dynasty', he upheld the crescent*-; for the sake of a divorce', he bowed before the cross''; the orphan...both of the throne and the tribune, he reared the throne of his despotism*-. At his touch crowns' crumbled'* ; beggars' reigned*- ; systems' vanished*...
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Select Readings and Recitations

Readers - 1897 - 318 pages
...opinion that he did not promulgate ; in the hope of a dynasty, he upheld the Crescent; for the sake of a divorce, he bowed before the Cross; the orphan...parricidal ingratitude, on the ruins both of the throne and tribune, he reared the throne of his despotism. A professed Catholic, he imprisoned the Pope; a pretended...
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A New English Grammar for Schools: Being a Revised Edition of "A Practical ...

Thomas Wadleigh Harvey - English language - 1900 - 277 pages
...would content you? Talent? 9. How, now, Jenkinson? 10. A rope to the side! Ii. Rather he, than I. 12. The orphan of St. Louis, he became the adopted child of the Republic. 13. Seest thou a man wise in his own conceit? There is more hope of a fool than of him. 14. Are you...
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Interpretive Reading

Cora Marsland - Readers - 1902 - 245 pages
...opinion that he did not promulgate; in the hope of a dynasty, he upheld the Crescent; for the sake of a divorce, he bowed before the Cross: the orphan...parricidal ingratitude, on the ruins both of the throne and tribune, he reared the throne of his despotism. Brutus, he grasped without remorse, and wore without...
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The Crane Reader, Book 5

Readers - 1902
...opinion that he did not promulgate. In the hope of a dynasty, he upheld the Crescent; for the sake of a divorce, he bowed before the Cross; the orphan of St. Louis, he became the adopted.child of the republic, and, with a parricidal ingratitude, on the ruins of both the throne...
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The Speaker's Garland: Comprising 100 Choice Selections ...

Phineas Garrett - Readers - 1905
...opinion that he did not promulgate ; in the hope of a dynasty, he upheld the crescent; for the sake of a divorce, he bowed before the cross ; the orphan...parricidal ingratitude, on the ruins both of the throne and tribune, he reared the throne of his despotism. A professed Catholic, he imprisoned the pope; a pretended...
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Irish Literature, Volume 8

Justin McCarthy, Maurice Francis Egan, Charles Welsh, Douglas Hyde, Lady Gregory, James Jeffrey Roche - English literature - 1904
...opinion that he did not promulgate; in the hope of a dynasty, he upheld the crescent ; for the sake of a divorce he bowed before the cross ; the orphan...the tower of his despotism; a professed Catholic, he imprisoned the Pope; a pretended patriot, he impoverished the country; and, in the name of Brutus,...
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