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" Yesterday I took my place in chancery, which I hold only for the king's grace and favour, and your constant friendship. There was much ado, and a great deal of world ; but this matter of pomp, which is heaven to some men, is hell to me, or purgatory at... "
Letters - Page 94
by Francis Bacon - 1850
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The Works of Francis Bacon, Lord Chancellor of England, Volume 3

Francis Bacon - 1844 - 614 pages
...only from the king's grace and favour, and your constant friendship. There was much ado, and a great deal of world. But this matter of pomp, which is heaven...me, or purgatory at least. It is true, I was glad to gee, that the king's choice was so generally approved; and that I had BO much interest in Ben's good...
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The Lives of the Lord Chancellors and Keepers of the Great Seal of England ...

John Campbell Baron Campbell - 1845 - 672 pages
...only for the King's grace and favour, and your constant friendship. There was much ado and a great deal of world : but this matter of pomp which is heaven...approved, and that I had so much interest in men's goodwill and good opinions, because it maketh me a fitter instrument to do my Master service, and my...
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Lives of the Lord Chancellors and Keepers of the Great Seal of England, from ...

John Campbell Baron Campbell - 1847
...only for the King's grace and favour, and your constant friendship. There was much ado and a great deal of world : but this matter of pomp which is heaven...I had so much interest in men's good will and good opinion, because it maketh me a fitter instrument to do my Master service, and my friend also. After...
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The Works of Francis Bacon, Lord Chancellor of England, Volume 1

Francis Bacon - 1850 - 588 pages
...only from the king's grace and favour, and your constant friendship. There was much ado, and a great wills and good opinions, because it maketh me the fitter instrument to do my master service, and my...
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The Works of Francis Bacon, Lord Chancellor of England, Volume 3

Francis Bacon - 1850 - 618 pages
...only from the king's grace and favour, and your constant friendship. There was much ado, and a great deal of world. But this matter of pomp, which is heaven...me, or purgatory at least. It is true, I was glad '" see, that the king's choice was so generally approved; and that I had so much interest in men's...
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The Lives of the Lords Chancellors and Keepers of the Great Seal of England ...

John Campbell Baron Campbell - 1851 - 504 pages
...only for the King's grace and favour, and your constant friendship. There was much ado and a great deal of world : but this matter of pomp which is heaven...I had so much interest in men's good will and good opinion, because it maketh me a fitter instrument to do my master service, and my friend also. After...
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The Lives of the Lords Chancellors and Keepers of the Great Seal of England ...

John Campbell Baron Campbell - 1851 - 510 pages
...world : but this matter of pomp * He here beautifully pays homage to philosophy. t Works, iv. 486. which is heaven to some men, is hell to me (?), or...choice was so generally approved, and that I had so ranch interest in men's good will and good opinion, because it maketh me a fitter instrument to do...
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Lives of lord Lyndhurst and lord Brougham, Volume 1

John Campbell (1st baron.) - 1857 - 422 pages
...only for the King's grace and favour, and your coustant friendship. There was much ado and a great deal of world : but this matter of pomp, which is...good will and good opinions, because it maketh me a fitter iustrument to do my Master service, and my friend also. After I was set in Chancery, I published...
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The Works of Francis Bacon, Volume 3

Francis Bacon, Basil Montagu - 1857 - 612 pages
...only from the king's grace and favour, and your constant friendship. There was much ado, and a great deal of world. But this matter of pomp, which is heaven...approved; and that I had so much interest in men's good wills and good opinions, because it maketh me the fitter instrument to do my master Ā«ervice, and my...
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The Works of Francis Bacon, Lord Chancellor of England: With a ..., Volume 3

Francis Bacon - 1859 - 628 pages
...only from the king's grace and favour, and your constant friendship. There was much ado, and a great deal of world. But this matter of pomp, which is heaven...some men, is hell to me, or purgatory at least. It is tnie, I was glad to see, that the king's choice was so generally approved; and that I had so much interest...
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