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" All the visions of antiquity became common places in his contemplation; kings were his people — nations were his outposts; and he disposed of courts, and crowns, and camps, and churches, and cabinets, as if they were the titular dignitaries of the chessboard!... "
The Speeches of Charles Phillips, Esq: Delivered at the Bar, and on Various ... - Page 181
by Charles Phillips - 1821 - 249 pages
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The United States Speaker: A Copious Selection of Exercises in Elocution ...

1843
...outposts ; and he disposed of courts, and crowns, and camps, and churches, and cabinets, as if they were titular dignitaries of the chess-board ! — Amid...adamant. It mattered little whether in the field or in the drawing-room — with the mob or the levee — wearing the jacobin bonnet or the iron crown...
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Library of Oratory: Embracing Select Speeches of Celebrated ..., Volume 2

Great Britain - 1845
...nations were his outposts ; and he disposed of courts, and crowns, and camps, and churches, and cabinets, as if they were the titular dignitaries of the chess-board...mattered little whether in the field or the drawing room — with the mob or the levee — wearing the jacobin bonnet or the iron crown — banishing a...
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Recollections of military service in 1813,1814, & 1815

Thomas Morris - 1845
...Nations were his outposts ; and he disposed of courts, and crowns, and camps, and churches, and cabinets, as if they were the titular dignitaries of the chess-board...adamant. It mattered little, whether in the field or the drawing-room, with the mob- or at the levee ; wearing the jacobin bonnet or the iron crown ; banishing...
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Recollections of Military Service: Including Some Details of the Battles of ...

Thomas Morris - Great Britain - 1845 - 319 pages
...were his outposts ; and he disposed of courts, and crowns, and camps, and churches, and N 2 cabinets, as if they were the titular dignitaries of the chess-board...adamant. It mattered little, whether in the field or the drawing-room, with the mob or at the levee; wearing the Jacobin bonnet or the Iron Crown ; banishing...
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The American Speaker: Containing Numerous Rules, Observations, and Exercises ...

John Frost - Elocution - 1845 - 448 pages
...outposts ; and he disposed of courts, and crowns, and camps, and churches, and cabinets, as if they were titular dignitaries of the chess-board ! — Amid...adamant. It mattered little whether in the field or in the drawingroom — with the mob 01 the levee — wearing the Jacobin bonnet or the iron crown —...
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The Art of Elocution: From the Simple Articulation of the Elemental Sounds ...

George Vandenhoff - Elocution - 1846 - 383 pages
...nations were his outposts ; and he disposed of courts, and crowns, and camps, and churches, and cabinets, as if they were the titular dignitaries of the ' chess-board....adamant. It mattered little whether in the field or the drawing-room — with the mob or the levee — wearing the jacobin bonnet or the iron crown — banishing...
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The United States Speaker: a Copious Selection of Exercises in Elocution ...

Readers - 1846 - 504 pages
...outposts ; and he disposed of courts, and crowns, and camps, and churches, and cabinets, as if they were titular dignitaries of the chess-board ! — Amid...adamant. It mattered little whether in the field or in the drawing-room — with the mob or the levee — wearing the jacobin bonnet or the iron crown...
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The Art of Elocution: Or, Logical and Musical Reading and Declamation. With ...

George Vandenhoff - Elocution - 1847 - 383 pages
...nations were his outposts ; and he disposed of courts, and crowns, and camps, and churches, and cabinets, as if they were the titular dignitaries of the chess-board....adamant. It mattered little whether in the field or the drawing-room — with the mob or the levee — wearing the jacobin bonnet or the iron crown — banishing...
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Eliza Cook's Journal, Volume 1

Eliza Cook - 1849
...crowns, and camps, and churches, and cahinets, as if they were titular dignitaries of the chess-board I Amid all these changes, he stood immutable as adamant. It mattered little, whether in the field or in the drawing-room, with the mob or the levee, wearing the jacohin bonnet or the iron crown, banishing...
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Eliza Cook's journal, Volume 1

...courts, and crowns, and camps, and churches, and cahinets, as if they were titular dignitaries of tho chess-board ! Amid all these changes, he stood immutable as adamant. It mattered little, whether in tho field or in the drawing-room, with the mob or the levee, wearing the jacohin bonnet or the iron...
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