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" I am drawing near to the close of my career ; I am fast shuffling off the stage. I have been perhaps the most voluminous author of the day ; and it is a comfort to me to think that I have tried to unsettle no man's faith, to corrupt no man's principle,... "
Tait's Edinburgh Magazine - Page 323
edited by - 1838
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The London Quarterly Review, Volumes 124-125

1868
...fast shuffling off the stage. I have been, perhaps, the most voluminous author of the day; and it is a comfort to me to think that I have tried to unsettle no man's faith, to corrupt no man's principles, and that I have written nothing which on my death-bed I should wish blotted." Sir Walter...
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The Irish ecclesiastical record, Volume 9

Irish ecclesiastical record - 1868
...my career. I have been, perhaps, the most voluminous author of the day ; and it is a comfort to me that I have tried to unsettle no man's faith — to corrupt no man's principle." Burke's domestic and social worth may be summarised in a few very comprehensive sentences : — I....
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LIFE OF SIR WALTER SCOTT

REV. GEORGE GILFILLAN - 1870
...fast shuffling off the stage. I have been perhaps the most voluminous author of the day; and it is a comfort to me to think that I have tried to unsettle...nothing which on my deathbed I should wish blotted."' On the next day, Friday the nth of May, Scott had determined to leave Rome. Mr. Cheney tried in vain...
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Life of Sir Walter Scott, Baronet

George Gilfillan - Authors, Scottish - 1870 - 384 pages
...fast shuffling off the stage. I have been perhaps the most voluminous author of the day; and it is a comfort to me to think that I have tried to unsettle...nothing which on my deathbed I should wish blotted."' On the next day, Friday the nth of May, Scott had determined to leave Rome. Mr. Cheney tried in vain...
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Sylvia and Janet; or, Too quickly judged, by A.C.D.

A C. D - Conduct of life - 1870 - 348 pages
...fast shuffling off the stage. I have been perhaps the most voluminous author of the day ; and it is a comfort to me to think that I have tried to unsettle no man's faith, to corrupt no man's principle." " Terrible ! " repeated Mrs Ingram, who with her husband entered as Mr Kinnaird's words were spoken,...
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LIFE OF SIR WALTER SCOTT.

REV. GEORGE GILFILLAN, DUNDEE - 1871
...fast shuffling off the stage. I have been perhaps the most voluminous author of the day; and it is a comfort to me to think that I have tried to unsettle...nothing which on my deathbed I should wish blotted." ' On the next day, Friday the nth of May, Scott had determined to leave Rome. Mr. Cheney tried in vain...
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The Lands of Scott

James Frothingham Hunnewell - Europe - 1871 - 508 pages
...fast shuffling off the stage. I have been perhaps the most voluminous author of the day ; and it is a comfort to me to think that I have tried to unsettle...nothing which, on my death-bed, I should wish blotted.'" His and also his religious, motives are concisely described by Mr. Lockhart, who wrote that Scott showed...
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Sir Walter Scott: the Story of His Life

Robert Shelton Mackenzie - Authors, Scottish - 1871 - 488 pages
...fast shuffling off the stage. I have perhaps been the most voluminous author of the day ; and it is a comfort to me to think that I have tried to unsettle...written nothing which, on my death-bed, I should wish blott INDEX. ABBOT, the, published, 296. Abbotsford, purchase of, 178. Removal to, 100. Plantations...
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The life of sir Walter Scott, repr. with additions from the Quarterly review

George Robert Gleig - 1871
...shuffling off the stage. I have been, perhaps, the most voluminous author of the day ; and it is a comfort to me to think, that I have tried to unsettle no man's faith, to corrupt no man's principles, and that I have written nothing which on my death-bed I should wish blotted.'" Sir Walter...
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The History of the Ballantyne Press and Its Connection with Sir Walter Scott ...

Ballantyne & Company, James Ballantyne and Co - Authors and publishers - 1871 - 24 pages
...close of my career. 1 have been perhaps the most voluminous author of the day, and it is a comfort for me to think that I have tried to unsettle no man's faith, to corrupt no man's principles, and that 1 have written nothing which on mv deathbed I should wish blotted." "/~* AM, it...
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