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" Where this is the case in any part of the world, those who are free are by far the most proud and jealous of their freedom. Freedom is to them not only an enjoyment, but a kind of rank and privilege. "
The Works of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke: A vindication of natural ... - Page 467
by Edmund Burke - 1889
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Report of the Board of Education of the State of Connecticut to the Governor ...

Connecticut. Board of Education - 1882 - 308 pages
...Slavery sparsified our population, created a kind of aristocracy, among whom, as Burke said, "freedom was to them not only an enjoyment but a kind of rank and privilege." Slave-owners held baronial estates, were surrounded by a host of menial dependents, lived luxuriously,...
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The Standard authors reader, arranged and annotated by the editor of 'Poetry ...

Griffith, Farran, Browne and co - 1883 - 392 pages
...northward. It is, that in Virginia and the Carolinas they have a vast multitude of slaves. Where this is the case in any part of the world, those who are...there, that freedom, as in countries where it is a ommon blessing, and as broad and general as the air, may be united with much abject toil, with great...
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The New England Magazine, Volume 10; Volume 16

1894 - 804 pages
...with America he said : " In Virginia and the Carolinas they have a vast multitude of slaves. When this is the case in any part of the world, those who are...enjoyment, but a kind of rank and privilege. Not seeing, then, that freedom as in countries where it is a common blessing, and as broad and general as the air,...
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Sir John Eliot. John Pym. Lord Chatham. Lord Mansfield. Edmund Burke

Charles Kendall Adams - 1884 - 340 pages
...northward. It is that in Virginia and the Carolinas they have a vast multitude j/of slaves. Where this is the case in any part of the world, those who are...by far the most proud and jealous of their freedom. Free; dom is to them not only an enjoyment, but a kind of rank and privilege. Not seeing there that...
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Studies in English Literature: Being Typical Selections of British and ...

William Swinton - 1886 - 690 pages
...Virginia and the Carolinas they have a vast multitude of slaves. Where this is the case in any part 120 of the world, those who are free are by far the most...jealous of their freedom. Freedom is to them not only an en joyment, but a kind of rank and privilege. Not seeing there that freedom, as in countries where...
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Studies in English Literature: Being Typical Selections of British and ...

William Swinton - 1887 - 686 pages
...Virginia and the Carolinas they have a vast multitude of slaves. Where this is the case in any part Ťo of the world, those who are free are by far the most...is a common blessing, and as broad and general as ihe air, may be united with much abject i25 toil, with great misery, with all the exterior of servitude,...
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The Constitutional History and Government of the United States

Judson Stuart Landon - 1889 - 796 pages
...Carolinas. Said Mr. Burke in the English Parliament : " They have a vast number of slaves. Where this is the case in any part of the world, those who are...by far the most proud and jealous of their freedom. These people of the southern colonies are much more strongly, and with a higher and more stubborn spirit,...
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Composition and Rhetoric by Practice: With Exercises Adapted for Use in High ...

William Williams (B. A.) - 1890 - 360 pages
...over another. 7. Unless this measure is clearly constitutional, I shall not vote for it. 8. Where this is the case in any part of the world, those who are...by far the most proud and jealous of their freedom. 10. When he talked, he clothed his wit and his sense in forcible and natural expressions. 11. It was...
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Composition and Rhetoric

William Williams - 1890 - 354 pages
...over another. 7. Unless this measure is clearly constitutional, I shall not vote for it. 8. Where this is the case in any part of the world, those who are...by far the most proud and jealous of their freedom. 10. When he talked, he clothed his wit and his sense in forcible and natural expressions. 11. It was...
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Selections in English Prose from Elizabeth to Victoria (1580-1880).

James Mercer Garnett - 1891 - 728 pages
...Northward. It is, that in Virginia and the Carolinas they have a vast multitude of slaves. Where this is the case in any part of the world, those who are...a common blessing, and as broad and general as the air,3 may be united with much abject toil, with great misery, with all the exterior of servitude, liberty...
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