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" My conceit of his person was never increased towards him by his place or honours ; but I have and do reverence him, for the greatness that was only proper to himself, in that he seemed to me ever, by his work, one of the greatest men, and most worthy... "
The Works of Lord Bacon: With an Introductory Essay - Page xxvii
by Francis Bacon - 1838 - 832 pages
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The Works of Ben Jonson...: With Notes Critical and Explanatory ..., Volume 9

Ben Jonson, William Gifford - Dramatists, English - 1816 - 462 pages
...book Qiii longum nolo scriplori proroget ovum,' My conceit of his person was never increased toward him by his place, or honours : but I have and do reverence...proper to himself, in that he seemed to me ever, by his work, one of the greatest men, and most worthy of admiration, that had been in many ages. In his adversity...
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The Works of Ben Jonson...: With Notes Critical and Explanatory ..., Volume 8

Ben Jonson, William Gifford - Dramatists, English - 1816 - 482 pages
...with these words. " My conceit of lord Verulam's person was never increased by his place or honour : but I have, and do reverence him for the greatness...proper to himself, in that he seemed to me ever by his work one of the greatest men, and most worthy of admiration, that had been in many ages. In his adversity...
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The essays; or, Counsels moral, economical, and political, by sir F. Bacon

Francis Bacon (visct. St. Albans.) - 1818 - 310 pages
...stand as the mark and dxli.ri of our language. f My conceit of his person was never increased toward him, by his place or honours. But I have and do reverence...proper to himself, in that he seemed to me ever, by his work, one of the greatest men, and most worthy of admiration. " ~~* had been in many rtg»•.<. Crutl)....
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The Essays Or Counsels, Moral, Economical and Political: With Elegant ...

Francis Bacon - Conduct of life - 1818 - 290 pages
...and stand as the mark and ax/**) of our language. My conceit of his person was never increased toward him, by his place or honours. But I have and do reverence...proper to himself, in that he seemed to me ever, by his work, one of the greatest men, and most worthy of admiration, that had been in many age*. To the Right...
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Memoirs of the Court of King James the First, Volume 2

Lucy Aikin - Great Britain - 1822 - 430 pages
...his adversity : " My conceit of his person was never encreased toward him by his place or honors : but I have and do reverence him for the greatness...proper to himself, in that he seemed to me ever, by his work, one of the greatest men, and most worthy of admiration, that had been in many ages. In his adversity...
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The Works of Dugald Stewart: Dissertation exhibiting a general view of the ...

Dugald Stewart - 1829 - 522 pages
...never inereased toward him by his place or honors ; but I have and do reverence him, for the greamess that was only proper to himself, in that he seemed...of the greatest men, and most worthy of admiration, (hat had been in many ages. In his adversity, I ever prayed that God would give him, strength, for...
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The Englishman's magazine [ed. by E. Moxon].

1831 - 702 pages
...as Vanburgh could add to it. " My conceit of his Person" (it is Ben Jouson speaking of Lord Bacon) " was never increased towards him by his place or honours....only proper to himself; in that he seemed to me ever one of the greatest men, that had been in many ages. In his adversity I ever prayed, that heaven would...
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The Annual biography and obituary, Volume 16

1832 - 488 pages
...Vanbrugh could add to it. " ' My conceit of his person' (it is Ben Jonson speaking of Lord Bacon) ' was never increased towards him by his place or honours....only proper to himself; in that he seemed to me ever one of the greatest men that had been in many ages. In his adversity I ever prayed that heaven would...
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The Annual Biography and Obituary for the Year ..., Volume 16

Great Britain - 1832 - 522 pages
...Vanbrugh could add to it• " ' My conceit of his person ' (it is Ben Jonson speaking of Lord Bacon) ' was never increased towards him by his place or honours....only proper to himself; in that he seemed to me ever one of the greatest men that had been in many ages. In his adversity I ever prayed that heaven would...
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The Penny Cyclopaedia of the Society for the Diffussion of Useful ..., Volume 3

1835 - 564 pages
...nominalt, it is not penetrated nor understood, it really openeth all defects of learning whatsoever. My conceit of his person was never increased towards...reverence him for the greatness that was only proper in himself, and in that he seemed to me ever by his work one of the greatest men and most worthy of...
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