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" He then resumed the study of the Law, and was called to the bar in the Temple. Meeting with no professional success, he continued his career as a dramatic writer, producing a number of pieces exhibiting vivacity and carelessness rather than any depth... "
A Complete Manual of English Literature - Page 313
by Thomas Budd Shaw - 1867 - 540 pages
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Debrett's Peerage of England, Scotland, and Ireland. [Another], Volume 2

John Debrett - 1825
...Council in Ireland, and Vice-Chancellor of the University of Dublin. His lordship was brought up to the study of the law, and was called to the bar in June 1776, raised to the bench in March 1792, and in 1803, on the death of Lord Kilwarden, was appointed...
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The Annual Register of World Events: A Review of the Year, Volume 68

Edmund Burke - History - 1827
...same place ; and grandson of the right rev. Dive Downes, bishop of Cork and Ross. He was educated to the study of the law, and was called to the bar in June 177C; w.ie raised to the bench in March 1792, and appointed lord chief justice of the King's-beneh,...
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The Annual Register, Or, A View of the History, Politics, and Literature for ...

History - 1827
...same place ; and grandson of the right rev. Dive Downes, bishop of Cork and Ross. He was educated to the study of the law, and was called to the bar in June 1776; was raised to the bench in March 1792, and appointed lord chief justice of the Kin^'s-bench,...
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Annual Register

History - 1827
...same place ; and grandson of the right rev. Dive Downes, bishop of Cork and Ross. He was educated to the study of the law, and was called to the bar in June 1778 ; was raised to the bench in March 1792, and appointed lord chief justice of the King's-bench,...
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Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, Volumes 15-16

Astronomy - 1855
...Whewell, the present Master of the College, one of his oldest and closest friends. He applied himself to the study of the law, and was called to the bar in 1824. He intended to practise this profession, but was partly prevented, it is supposed, by a tendency...
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Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, Volume 16

Astronomy - 1856
...Whewell, the present Master of the College, one of his oldest and closest friends. He applied himself to the study of the law, and was called to the bar in 1824. He intended to practise this profession, but was partly prevented, it is supposed, by a tendency...
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Sketches of Celebrated Canadians: And Persons Connected with Canada, from ...

Henry James Morgan - Canada - 1862 - 779 pages
...declared that this was a purely diplomatic move. Quitting college at thea ge of seventeen, he entered on the study of the law, and was called to the bar in 1811 or 1812. In 1817 he was elected Speaker of the Lower Canada Assembly, a situation which he continued...
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A Complete Manual of English Literature

Thomas Budd Shaw - American literature - 1867 - 540 pages
...assisted in running through his little fortune by the desperate project of speculating in the Haymarkct Theatre, which completed the ruin of his affairs....controversy. In numerous pamphlets and articles for journal; ha maintained liberal and anti-jacobite principles; and it was aboul this period of his life...
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Biography: Or, Third Division of "The English Encyclopedia", Volume 6

Charles Knight - Biography - 1868
...Massachusetts, and was educated at Dartmouth College, New Hampshire, where he graduated in 1807. He entered upon the study of the law, and was called to the bar in 1813 ; but his time and thoughts continued to be mainly given to literature, and in 1815 he finally...
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A Complete Manual of English Literature

Thomas Budd Shaw - American literature - 1870 - 540 pages
...desperate project of speculating in the Haymarket Theatie, which completed the ruin of his aft'airs. He then resumed the study of the Law, and was called...and articles for journals he maintained liberal and anti-jicobite principles; and it was about this period of his life (1742) that he struck out that vein...
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