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" His incarceration lasted seven months, at first without intercourse with his family or friends, and even when he obtained his discharge in August 1622, the king said 'he was the fittest instrument for a tyrant that ever was in the realm of England,' and... "
The Life of the Right Honourable Sir Edward Coke, Knt: Lord Chief Justice of ... - Seite 172
von Humphry William Woolrych - 1826 - 243 Seiten
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The New Universal Biographical Dictionary, and American Remembrancer ..., Band 2

James Hardie - 1801
...second time, turned out of the privy council, the king giving him this character, that " he was ths fittest instrument for a tyrant, that ever was in England ;" and yet he had in the house of commons, called the king's prerogative " an overgrown monster." Towards the...
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The Law Journal: Consisting of Original Communications on Legal ..., Band 1

1804
...resentment from the king, for he was a second time turned out of the privy council, the king saying that he was the fittest instrument for a tyrant that ever was in England. But these harsh expression* from King James need not excite much wonder when we advert to the circumstance...
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Characteristic Anecdotes of Men of Learning and Genius: Natives of Great ...

John Watkins - 1808 - 552 Seiten
...honourable opinion of his integrity, if he really said, when Coke was turned out of the privy council, " that he was the fittest instrument for a tyrant that ever was in England." It must be owned, however, that the authority upon which this story rests, is very slender.f Sir Edward...
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The General Biographical Dictionary: Containing an Historical and ..., Band 10

Alexander Chalmers - 1813
...for he was a second time turned out of the king's privy-council, the king giving him this character, that " he was the fittest instrument for a tyrant that ever was in England." And yet, says Wilson, in the house he called the king's prerogative an overgrown monster. Towards the close...
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The General Biographical Dictionary, Band 10

Alexander Chalmers - 1813
...for he was a second time turned out of the king's privy-council, the king giving him this character, that " he was the fittest instrument for a tyrant that ever was in England." And yet, says Wilson, in the house he called the king's prerogative an overgrown monster. Towards the close...
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The British Plutarch: Containing the Lives of the Most Eminent ..., Band 2

Francis Wrangham - 1816
...Councillors.* Toward the close of the year 1623, however, he • The King at the same time declaring, that "he was the fittest instrument for a tyrant that ever was in England : " and yet, says Wilson, he had recently in the House called the royal prerogative ' an overgrown monster ! ' was...
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The North American Review, Band 7;Band 13

Jared Sparks, Edward Everett, James Russell Lowell, Henry Cabot Lodge - 1821
...success ; whereupon he was again sequestered from the council, James being so much incensed as to say that he was the fittest instrument for a tyrant that ever was in England, — with how much truth the cause in which sir Edward suffered will bear witness. We will mention one...
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The reports of sir Edward Coke, kt., in verse. To which are added ...

1825
...for be was a second time turned out of the King's privy-council, the King giving him this character, that "he was the fittest instrument for a tyrant that ever was in England." In 1623 he was nominated, with several others, to whom large powers were given, to go over to Ireland...
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The life of ... sir Edward Coke, knt

Humphry William Woolrych - 1826
...further confinement, during which, it seems, Prince Charles, who, faulty as he might have been, has never been reproached for unkind feelings as a man,...take his counsel, he hanged himself on the other side (t). The writer goes on ; whether the King had cause to say the one, I know not; but he (Coke), it...
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A Universal Biography: Containing Interesting Accounts, Critical and ..., Band 5

John Platts - 1826
...in the house of commons, he was removed from the council of state with disgrace ; the king saying, that " he was the fittest instrument for a tyrant that ever was in England ;" he was also committed to the Tower, and his papers were seized. Upon the calling of a new parliament...
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