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Letters of Dorothy Osborne to William Temple

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Letters of Dorothy Osborne to William Temple

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Published by Clarendon Press in Oxford .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social life and customs

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by G. C. Moore Smith
    ContributionsTemple, William, Sir, 1628-1699
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDA 429 T2 A3 1928
    The Physical Object
    Paginationli, 330 p. :
    Number of Pages330
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26554705M

    And it proved so. A note has been prefixed to each letter, printed in a more condensed form than the letter itself, and dealing with all the allusions contained in it. And it proved so. But shall I tell you what I thought when I knew him you will say nothing on't : 'twas the vainest, impertinent, self-conceited learned coxcomb that ever yet I saw; to say more were to spoil his marriage, which I hear he is towards with a daughter of my Lord of Coleraine's; but for his sake I shall take heed of a fine gentleman as long as I live. Sir Justinian is the lover here described.

    Yes, a sleepy country house, the warm earth and her shrubs creeping close up to the very sills of the lower windows, sending in morning fragrance, I doubt not, when Dorothy thrust back the lattice after breakfast. Both made me glad I had 'scaped him, and sorry for his misfortune, which in earnest was the least return his many civilities to me could deserve. Oh, my conscience! Thus they remained for three years; the King writing to Sir Peter to reduce the inhabitants to a state of reason; the Parliament sending instructions to the jurats of Guernsey to seize the person of Sir Peter; and the Earl of Warwick, prompted, we should suppose, by Sir John Danvers, offering terms to Sir Peter which he indignantly rejected. Then he was brought to trial, and, in accordance with the forms and ceremonies of justice, adjudged to death.

    In England, inwhen he was member for Chichester, he concurred with the Presbyterian vote, thereby causing the more advanced section to look askance at him, and he was turned out of the House, or secluded, to use the elegant parliamentary language of the day. This is the conventional character of all statesmen of all dates and in all ages, reflected in the mirror of envious opposition; no one believes the description to be true. Any old Roman head is a present for a prince. Sir John had five sons: Peter, the eldest, Dorothy's father, who succeeded him in his hereditary office of Treasurer's Remembrancer; Christopher, Thomas, Richard, and Francis,—Francis Osborne may be mentioned as having taken the side of the Parliament in the Civil Wars. When the Parliament drove Dr.


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Let us look here. Well, this is a sad story; we'll have no more on't. It is this Letters of Dorothy Osborne to William Temple book that in is in the hands of the Rev. Forty-two extracts from these letters did Courtenay transfer to an Appendix, without arrangement or any form of editing, as he candidly confesses; but not without misgivings as to how they would be received by a people thirsting to read the details of the negotiations which took place in connection with the Triple Alliance.

How near was Dorothy to the high places of the State when this man and Henry Cromwell were among her suitors! The Rev. For God sake do not say she has the spleen, I shall hate it worse than ever I did, nor that 'tis a disease of the wits, I shall think you abuse me, for then I am sure it would not be mine; but were it certain that they went together always, I dare swear there is nobody so proud of their wit as to keep it upon such terms, but would be glad after they had endured it a while to let them both go as they came.

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Only by this you may see 'twas not for nothing he commended me, though to speak seriously, it was because it was to you.

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