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" My hold of the colonies is in the close affection which grows from common names, from kindred blood, from similar privileges, and equal protection. These are ties which, though light as air, are strong as links of iron. "
The Works of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke: A vindication of natural ... - Page 507
by Edmund Burke - 1889
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Speeches: With Memoir and Historical Introductions

Edmund Burke - 1862 - 460 pages
...be considerable in her quarter of the globe. There she may serve you, and serve you essentially. For that service, for all service, whether of revenue,...is in her interest in the British constitution. My kold of the colonies is in the close affection which grows from common names, from kindred blood, from...
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Works, Volume 2

Edmund Burke - 1865 - 592 pages
...bo considerable in her quarter of the globe. There she may servo you, and serve you essentially. For that service, for all service, whether of revenue,...interest in the British Constitution. My hold of the colonics is"T STThnlose affection which grows from common I names, from kindred blood, from similar...
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Britain and Her Colonies

Jesse Beaufort Hurlbert - 1865 - 296 pages
...these remarkable words, in 1775, in moving his ' Eesolutions for conciliation with America ': ' My hold of the colonies is in the close affection...from similar privileges and equal protection. These ai;e ties which, though light as air, are as strong as iron. Let the colonies always keep the idea...
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A Thousand and One Gems of English Prose

1872 - 556 pages
...you. An Englishman is the unfittest person on earth to argue another Englishman into slavery. . . . My hold of the colonies is in the close affection...protection. These are ties which, though light as air, are strong as links of iron. Let the colonies always keep the idea of their civil rights associated with...
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Australia and New Zealand, Volume 1

Anthony Trollope - 1873 - 550 pages
...more philanthropical, clearly had this idea of the colonies. " My hold of the colonies," he says, " is the close affection which grows from common names,...protection. These are ties which, though light as air, are strong as links of iron. Let the colonies always keep the idea of their civil rights associated with...
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Soldier and Patriot. The Story of George Washington. [With a Portrait.]

Frances Mary Owen - 1873 - 280 pages
...immense, ever-growing, eternal debt which is due to generous governments from protected freedom. . . . My hold of the colonies is in the close affection...blood, from similar privileges, and equal protection. . . . Let us get an American revenue as we have got an American empire. English privileges have made...
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Cassell's History of the United States, Volume 2; Volume 172

Edmund Ollier - 1874 - 660 pages
...the Crimea or Algiers as at Brusa or Smyrna. " JIj hold of the colonies," he continued, "is in theck* affection which grows from common names, from kindred blood, from similar privileges and eqiiJ protection. These are ties which, though light .< air, are as strong as links of iron. Let...
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Beeton's Public Speaker. A Collection of Specimens of British and Foreign ...

Samuel Orchart Beeton - 1875 - 378 pages
...removed and punished, the kingdom will be a scene of anarchy and confusion. On Conciliating the Colonies. MY hold of the colonies is in the close affection...and equal protection. These are ties which, though hght as air, yet are as strong as links of iron. Let the colonies always keep the idea of their civil...
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The Early American Spirit, and the Genesis of it: An Address Delivered ...

Richard Salter Storrs - 1875 - 82 pages
...necessary ; or, if you please, to submit to it, as a necessary evil." " My hold of the colonies/' he said, "is in the close affection which grows from common...protection. These are ties, which, though light as air, are strong as links of iron. Let the colonies always keep the idea of their civil rights associated with...
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The Early American Spirit, and the Genesis of it: An Address Delivered ...

Richard Salter Storrs - 1875 - 120 pages
...necessary; or, if you please, to submit to it, as a necessary evil." " My hold of the colonies,'' he said, " is in the close affection which grows from common...similar privileges, and equal protection. These are tie.;, which, though light as air, are strong as links of iron. Let the colonies always keep the idea...
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