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" A great deal might be done now, if there existed in England less party, and more public sentiment, and if there was any Government. "
The Dispatches of Field Marshal the Duke of Wellington: During His Various ... - Page 21
by Arthur Wellesley Duke of Wellington - 1836
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The Edinburgh Review: Or Critical Journal, Volume 108

1858
...to extricate himself.' (Court and Cab.,i\i. p. 426.) f ' The Government are terribly afraid that I shall get them, and ' myself, into a scrape. But what...public sentiment, and if there was any Government.' (Lord Wellington to Admiral Berkeley, 1th April, 1810 ; Gurwood, vol. vi. p. 20.) This example shows...
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The Dispatches of Field Marshal the Duke of Wellington, K. G. During His ...

Arthur Wellesley Duke of Wellington - Great Britain - 1834
...and the army is more efficient than it has ever been yet. ' The Government are terribly afraid that I shall get them, and myself, into a scrape. But what...that Lord Harrington^ who has always kept clear of polities, would not have meddled with them in these troublesome times, and that the Duke would have...
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Life of ... the duke of Wellington, Volume 1

sir James Edward Alexander - 1840
...them. The government, he pleasantly observes, " are terribly afraid that I shall get myself and them into a scrape. But what can be expected from men who...public sentiment, and if there was any government*." At the same time, Lord Wellington was aware that the state of opinion in England was very unfavourable...
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History of Europe (from 1789 to 1815).

sir Archibald Alison (1st bart.) - 1840
...expected from men who are beaten three times a-week in the House of Commons ? A great deal might be done if there existed in England less party and more public sentiment, and if there was any government." — WELLWGTON to ADMIRAL BERRELEY, Aprill, 1810 ; GURWOOn, vi. 21. t Ante, viii. 32. t On the Regency...
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Selections from the Dispatches and General Orders of Field Marshall the Duke ...

Arthur Wellesley Duke of Wellington - Great Britain - 1842 - 939 pages
...myself, into a scrape. But •what can be expected from men who are beaten in the House of Commons 3 times a week? A great deal might be done now, if there...public sentiment, and if there was any Government.' 380. To the Earl of Liverpool. Viseu, llth April, 1810. ' Several have lately been convicted before...
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History of Europe (from 1789 to 1815).

sir Archibald Alison (1st bart.) - 1843
...expected from men who are beaten three times a- week in the House of Commons ? A great deal might be done if there existed in England less party and more public sentiment, and if there was any Government." — WELLIKGTOS to ADMIRAL BERKELEY, April 7, 1810; GURWOOD, vi. 21. t Ante, viii. 32. actuated solely...
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Characteristics of the duke of Wellington, apart from his military talents

Thomas Philip De Grey (2nd earl.) - 1853
...scrape. But what can be expected from men who are beaten in the House of Commons three times a-week ? A great deal might be done now if there existed in...public sentiment, and if there was any Government." (vi. 21.) The restricted power in his hands of rewarding those whom he might think deserving pressed...
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History of Europe from the Commencement of the French Revolution in M.DCC ...

Sir Archibald Alison - Europe - 1854
...expected from men who are beaten three times a-week in the House of Commons ? great deal might be done if there existed in England less party and more public sentiment, and if there was any government." — LORD WELLINGTON io ADMIRAL BERKELEY, April 7, 1810; (junwuou, vi. 21. point of fact, he immediately...
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History of Europe (from 1789 to 1815). 12 vols. [and] Index vol, Volume 9

sir Archibald Alison (1st bart.) - 1854
...expected from men who are beaten three times a-week in the House of Commons ? A great deal might be done if there existed in England less party and more public sentiment, and if there was any government." — LORD WELLINGTON foAoMIRAL BERKELEY, April 7, 1810; Guitwouu, vi. 21. 1812.] [CHAP. LXT. point of...
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Essays on the Administrations of Great Britain from 1783 to 1830 ...

Sir George Cornewall Lewis - Great Britain - 1864 - 500 pages
...scrape. But what can be expected from men who are beaten in the House of Commons three times a week PA great deal might be done now if there existed in England...public sentiment, and if there was any Government ' (Lord Wellington to Admiral Berkelev, April 7, 1810 ; Gurwood, voL vi. p. 20). This example shows...
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