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" Of Law there can be no less acknowledged than that her seat is the bosom of God ; her voice the harmony of the world. All things in heaven and earth do her homage ; the very least as feeling her care, and the greatest as not exempted from her power. "
Chambers's readings in English prose ... 1558 to 1860 - Page 19
by Chambers W. and R., ltd - 1865
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An Essay on the Law of Bailments

William Jones - Bailments - 1804 - 324 pages
...English classic — " Of Law no less can " be acknowledged than thai her seat is the bosom of *c God, and her voice the harmony of the world ; all " things in heaven and on earth do her homage, the *' very least, as feeling her care, and the greatest, a$ " not exempted...
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Essays Biographical, Critical, and Historical, Illustrative of the ..., Volume 2

Nathan Drake - English literature - 1805 - 370 pages
...sentence, as a proof of energy and felicity of construction inferior to no subsequent attempts : " Of law, there can be no less acknowledged than that...in different sort and manner, yet all with uniform consent,admiriugher as the mother of their peace and joyf ." The ease, simplicity, and sweetness, which...
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Elements of General Knowledge: Introductory to Useful Books in the ..., Volume 2

Henry Kett - Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1805 - 338 pages
...profound sentiments expressed by the venerable Hooker, particularly in the following eloquent passage : " Of law there can be no less acknowledged, than that...her voice the harmony of the world, all things in heaveifand earth do her homage, the very least as feeling her care, and the greatest as not exempted...
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The Critical Review, Or, Annals of Literature

Tobias Smollett - English literature - 1805 - 584 pages
...is so beautiful, as to leave cause for regret that the compiler has not favoured us with more. , • Of Law there can be no less acknowledged than that her seat is rift bosom of 'God ; her voice the hurmony of the world : at! fhhigs tn heaven and earth do her homage...
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Memoirs of the Life, Writings and Correspondence, of Sir William Jones, Volume 2

John Shore Baron Teignmouth - India - 1806 - 566 pages
...book of the Ecclesiastical Polity, which Sir William Jones has parodied. " Of law, there can be BO less acknowledged than that her seat is the bosom...of what condition soever, though each in different " son and manner, yet all with uniform consent, admiring her as the mother of their " peace and joy."...
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The Churchman's Magazine, Volume 3

1806 - 508 pages
...beautifully nor more justly described than by this great divine, in his " Ecclesiastical Polity." " Of law there can be no less acknowledged, than that...and the greatest as not exempted from her power." MR. ROSCOE, OF LIVERPOOL, SAYS finely in his " Life of Lorenzo de Medicis," " No end can justify the...
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The Works of Sir William Jones, Volume 2

William Jones - 1807 - 536 pages
...the close of the first book of the Ecclesiastical Polity, which Sir William Jones has parodied. * " Of law, there can be no less acknowledged than that...the " greatest as not exempted from her power; both an" gels and men, and creatures of what condition soever, ' though each in different sort and manner,...
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Works, Volume 2

Sir William Jones - 1807
...at the close of the first book of the Ecclesiastical Polity, which Sir William Jones has parodied. " Of law, there can be no less acknowledged than that...the " greatest as not exempted from her power; both an" gels and men, and creatures of what condition soever, y' though each in different sort and manner,...
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Memoirs of the Life, Writings, and Correspondence, of Sir William Jones

John Shore Baron Teignmouth - Asianists - 1807 - 668 pages
...the close of the first book of the Ecclesiastical Polity, which Sir William Jones has parodied : " Of Law, there can be no less acknowledged than that her seat is the " bosom of Got!, her voice the harmony of the world : all things in " Heaven and Earth do her homage, the very...
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Select Speeches, Forensick and Parliamentary: With Prefatory Remarks, Volume 5

Nathaniel Chapman - Great Britain - 1808
...enlarged benevolence ; and of this it may be affirmed in the unparalleled language of a great writer, " that her seat is the bosom of God, her voice the harmony...do her homage ; the very least as feeling her care, the greatest as not exempted from her influence : both angels and men, and every other creature, though...
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