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The History of North and South America: From Its Discovery to the Death of ... - Page 151
by Richard Snowden - 1806
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A Life of Washington, Volume 2

James Kirke Paulding - 1835
...in his power, the priceless riches of his precepts and example. I " In looking forward," he says, " to the moment which is intended to terminate the career...do not permit me to suspend the deep acknowledgment of that debt of gratitude which I owe to my beloved country for the many honours it has conferred upon...
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The Political Grammar of the United States, Or, A Complete View of the ...

Edward Deering Mansfield - United States - 1836 - 292 pages
...retirement is as necessary to me as it will be welcome. Satisfied that if any circum-stances have given peculiar value to my services, they were temporary,...forbid it. In looking forward to the moment which is to terminate the career of my political life, my feelings do not permit me to suspend the deep acknowledgment...
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The Political Grammar of the United States, Or, A Complete View of the ...

Edward Deering Mansfield - United States - 1836 - 292 pages
...retirement is as necessary to me as it will be welcome. Satisfied that if any circumstances have given peculiar value to my services, they were temporary,...forbid it. In looking forward to the moment which is to terminate the career of my political life, my feelings do not permit me to suspend the deep acknowledgment...
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The Writings of George Washington: Being His Correspondence ..., Volume 12

George Washington, Jared Sparks - United States - 1837
...retirement is as necessary to me as it will be welcome. Satisfied, that, if any circumstances have given peculiar value to my services, they were temporary,...do not permit me to suspend the deep acknowledgment of that debt of gratitude, which I owe to my beloved country for the many honors it has conferred upon...
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The Life of George Washington; with Curious Anecdotes, Equally Honourable to ...

Mason Locke Weems - 1837 - 228 pages
...retirement is as necessary to me as it will he welcome*. Satisfied that if any circumstances have given peculiar value to my services, they were temporary,,...while. choice, and: prudence invite me to quit the politicali scene v patri->. otism does not forbid it. M In looking forward to the moment which is ib-....
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Monuments of Washington's patriotism: containing a fac simile of his publick ...

George Washington - 1838
...retirement is as necessary to me as it will be welcome. Satisfied that if any circumstances have given peculiar value to my services, they were temporary,...forbid it. In looking forward to the moment which is to terminate the career of my publick life, my feelings do not permit me to suspend the deep acknowledgement...
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A Biography of the Signers of the Declaration of Independence: And of ...

L. Carroll Judson - 1839 - 354 pages
...retirement is as necessary to me as it will be welcome. Satisfied that if any circumstances have given peculiar value to my services, they were temporary,...life, my feelings do not permit me to suspend the deep acknowledgement of that debt of gratitude -which I owe to my beloved country, for the many honours...
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A Familiar Exposition of the Constitution of the United States: Containing a ...

Joseph Story - Constitutional law - 1840 - 372 pages
...retirement is as necessary to me, as it will be welcome. Satisfied that, if any circumstances have given peculiar value to my services, they were temporary,...do not permit me to suspend the deep acknowledgment of that debt of gratitude which I owe to my beloved country, for the many honors it has conferred upon...
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A Familiar Exposition of the Constitution of the United States: Containing a ...

Joseph Story - Constitutional law - 1840 - 372 pages
...that, if any circumstances have given peculiar value to my services, they were temporary, I have tht consolation to believe, that, while choice and prudence...do not permit me to suspend the deep acknowledgment of that debt of gratitude which I owe to my beloved country, foi the many honors it has conferred upon...
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The Life of George Washington: With Curious Anecdotes, Equally Honourable to ...

Mason Locke Weems - Presidents - 1840 - 244 pages
...retirement is as necessary to me as it will be welcome. Satisfied that if any circumstances have given peculiar value to my services, they were temporary,...intended to terminate the career of my public life, .rny feelings do not permit me to suspend the deep acknowledgment of that debt of gratitude which I...
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