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" ... all courts, in all ages, JOBS, were still alive ; for whose sake alone it is that any trace of ancient grandeur is suffered to remain. These palaces are a true emblem of some governments ; the inhabitants are decayed, but the governors and magistrates... "
The Black Book: Or, Corruption Unmasked! - Page 114
by John Wade - 1820
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Third series

Sir James Fitzjames Stephen - Literature - 1892
...describes the deserted condition of the ancient palaces, in which 'a frightful silence would reign ... if every now and then the tacking of hammers did not announce that those constant attendants upon all Courts in all ages, Jobs, were still alive.' This speech is specially deserving of notice...
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Writings and Speeches, Volume 2

Edmund Burke - Great Britain - 1901
...comfortless chambers. When this tumult subsides, a dead and still more frightful silence would reign iu this desert, if every now and then the tacking of hammers did not announce that those constant attendants upon all courts in all ages, jobs, were still alive, — for whose sake alone it is that any trace...
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The Extraordinary Black Book: An Exposition of Abuses in Church and State ...

John Wade - History - 2004 - 683 pages
...comfortless chambers. When this tumult subsides, a dead and still more frightful silence would reign in the desert, if, every now and then, the tacking...announce that those constant attendants on all courts, ia all ages, JOBS, were still alive; for whose sake alone it is that any trace of ancient grandeur...
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The Writings and Speeches of Edmund Burke

Edmund Burke - History - 2008 - 600 pages
...comfortless chambers. When this tumult subsides, a dead and still more frightful silence would reign in this desert, if every now and then the tacking of hammers did not announce that those constant attendants upon all courts in all ages, jobs, were still alive, — for whose sake alone it is that any trace...
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The Writings and Speeches of Edmund Burke: On Conciliation with America ...

Edmund Burke - History - 2008 - 600 pages
...comfortless chambers. When this tumult subsides, a dead and still more frightful silence would reign in this desert, if every now and then the tacking of hammers did not announce that those constant attendants upon all courts in all ages, jobs, were still alive, — for whose sake alone it is that any trace...
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Works, Volume 2

Edmund Burke - 1793
...When this tumult fubfides, a dead, and ftill more frightful filence would reign in this de<Jefert, if every now and then the tacking of hammers did not announce, that thofe conftant attendants upon all courts in all ages, Jobs, were ftill alive ; for whofe fake alone...
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