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" Indies, belonging to a private company, whose existence had been deemed prejudicial to the commonwealth. What then were the fruits which Britain reaped from this long and desperate war ? A dreadful expense of blood and treasure '', disgrace upon disgrace,... "
The Bee, Or Literary Intelligencer - Page 167
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The Bee, Or Literary Intelligencer, Volume 8

James Anderson - Books, Reviews - 1792
...long and desperate war ? A dreadful expence of 41 blood and treasure, disgrace upon disgrace, aa *l additional load of grievous impositions, and the **...least^ five hundred thousand lives, and two hundred milt lions sterling. As the total reward of these murthero.us and convulsive efforts, we had obtained,...
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The History of England: From the Revolution to the Death of George the ...

Tobias Smollett - Great Britain - 1810
...What then were the fruits which Britain reaped from this long and desperate war ? A dreadful expense of blood and treasure,' disgrace upon disgrace, an...accumulated to the enormous sum of eighty millions sterling. t Such an expensive war could not be maintained without a very extraordinary exertion of a commereial...
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The History of England: From the Invasion of Julius Csar, to ..., Volume 10

David Hume - Great Britain - 1810
...which Britain reaped from this long and desperate war ? A dreadful expense of blood and treasure,1 disgrace upon disgrace, an additional load of grievous...accumulated to the enormous sum of eighty millions sterling. t Such an expemive war could not be maintained without a very extraordinary exertion of a commercial...
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A Course of Lectures on Subjects Connected with the Corruption, Revival, and ...

William Johnson Fox - Christianity - 1819 - 315 pages
...cause of hostility was not even mentioned, and all the fruits of the contest were " a dreadful expense of blood and treasure, disgrace upon disgrace, an...impositions, and the national debt accumulated to (what Smollett calls) the enormous sum of eighty millions sterling." The Americans deliberately invaded...
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The History of England: From the Revolution in 1688, to the Death ..., Volume 3

Tobias Smollett - Great Britain - 1822
...which Britain reaped from this long and desperate war ? A dreadful expense of blood and treasure,11 disgrace upon disgrace, an additional load of grievous...accumulated to the enormous sum of eighty millions sterling. BOOK III.- CHAP. I. fl. Reflections on the peace — 5f II. The prince of Wales's adherents join the...
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A Course of Lectures on Subjects Connected with the Curruption, Revival, and ...

William Johnson Fox - Christianity - 1822 - 324 pages
...cause of hostility was not even mentioned, and all the fruits of the contest were " a dreadful expense of blood and treasure, disgrace upon disgrace, an...impositions, and the national debt accumulated to (what Smollett calls) the enormous sum of eighty millions sterling." The Americans deliberately invaded...
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The History of England, from the Invasion of Julius Caesar to the ..., Volume 11

David Hume - Great Britain - 1825
...which Britain reaped from this long and desperate war ? A dreadful expense of blood and treasure,11 disgrace upon disgrace, an additional load of grievous...accumulated to the enormous sum of eighty millions sterling. 11 Such an expensive war could not be maintained without a very extraordinary exertion of a commercial...
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The Life and Correspondence of the Late Admiral Lord Rodney, Volume 1

Godfrey Basil Mundy - Admirals - 1830
...strug" gle ?— a dreadful expense of blood and " treasure, disgrace upon disgrace ; an addi" tional load of grievous impositions, and the " national debt accumulated to the enormous " sum of eight millions sterling." A congress was held at Aix-la-Chapelle, 1748, and a peace was concluded on...
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Life of Rodney

Godfrey Basil Mundy - 1836 - 283 pages
...were the fruits which Great Britain reaped from this long and desperate struggle?—a dreadful expense of blood and treasure, disgrace upon disgrace; an...to the enormous sum of eighty millions sterling." A congress was held at Aix-la-Chapelle, 1748, and a peace was concluded on terms not a little disgraceful...
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The History of England: From the Revolution in 1688 to the Death ..., Volume 2

Tobias Smollett - Great Britain - 1836
...reaped from this long and desperate war? A dreadful expense of blood and treasure (1), disgrace on disgrace, an additional load of grievous impositions,...the national debt accumulated to the enormous sum of so.000.000/. sterling. CHAPTER XXI. GEORGE II. (CONTINUED.)— 1748. I. Reflections on the peace—...
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