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" a singular person, whose life was one contradiction. He wrote against popery, and embraced it; he was a zealous opposer of the court, and a sacrifice for it... "
A Universal Biographical Dictionary: Containing the Lives of the Most ... - Página 156
por Charles N. Baldwin - 1842 - 444 páginas
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A Universal Biographical Dictionary, Containing the Lives of the Most ...

Charles N. Baldwin - 1833 - 444 páginas
...misfortune to die just before he could bring it to bear. DIGBY, Lord George, an English nobleman of great parts, son of John Digby, carl of Bristol, was...contradiction. He wrote against popery, and embraced it : he wai a zealous opposer of the court, and a sacrifice for it : was conscientiously convened in i if midst...
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The Olio, Or, Museum of Entertainment, Volumen9

1832
...remarkable for his talents anrl inrnosMtences. " His life," says Walpole, " was one contradiction. Be wrote against popery, and embraced it ; he was a zealous opposer of the court and a sacrifice for it ; was conscientiously converted in the midst of his prosecution of Lord Strafford, and most unconscientiously...
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Specimens of the Early English Poets: To which is Prefixed, an ..., Volumen3

George Ellis - 1845
...DIGBY, EARL OF BRISTOL, WAS born in Madrid, 1612 : died 1676. " A singular person," says Lord Orford, " whose life was one contradiction. He wrote against popery, and embraced it ; he was a zealous oppoaer of the court, and a sacrifice for it . was conscientiously converted in the midst of his prosecution...
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Memoirs of the Court of Charles the Second

Anthony Hamilton (Count), Charles II (King of England), Thomas Blount, Walter Scott - 1846 - 546 páginas
...as he was pleased with." — Continuation of hit Life, p. 208. Lord Orford says of him, that " his life was one contradiction. He wrote against popery,...was a zealous opposer of the court, and a sacrifice to it ; was conscientiously converted in the midst of his prosecution of Lord Strafford, and was most...
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Memoirs of the Court of Charles the Second

Anthony Hamilton (Count), Charles II (King of England), Thomas Blount, Walter Scott - 1846 - 546 páginas
...jollities as he was pleased with." — Continuation of his Life, p. 208. Lord Orford says of him, that "his life was one contradiction. He wrote against popery, and embraced it; he was a zealous opposerof the court, and a sacrifice to it; was conscientiously converted in the midst of his prosecution...
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Literary and Historical Memorials of London, Volumen2

John Heneage Jesse - 1847
...Walpole has amused himself in his "Royal and Noble Authors." "His life," says Walpole, " was one of contradiction. He wrote against Popery and embraced...zealous opposer of the court, and a sacrifice for it ; was conscientiously converted in the midst of his prosecution of Lord Stratford, and was most...
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New General Biographical Dictionary, Volumen7

Hugh James Rose - 1848
...glaring inconsistencies of his character have been thus smartly depicted by lord Orford : — " He was a singular person, whose life was one contradiction....zealous opposer of the court, and a sacrifice for it ; was conscientiously converted in the midst of his prosecution of lord Strafford, and was most...
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Memoirs of prince Rupert and the Cavaliers including their private ..., Volumen1

Bartholomew Elliott G. Warburton - 1849
...;" Lord Oxford, as " a singular person, whose life was one contradiction. He wrote against Papacy, and embraced it ; he was a zealous opposer of the Court, and a sacrifice for it ; was conscientiously converted in the midst of his prosecution of Lord Strafford, and was most...
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A Universal Biographical Dictionary: Containing the Lives of the Most ...

Charles N. Baldwin - 1850 - 444 páginas
...misfortune to die just before he could bring it to bear. DIGBY, Lord George, an English nobleman of great parts, son of John Digby, carl of Bristol, was...zealous opposer of the court, and a sacrifice for it i was conscientiously converted in the midst of his prosecution of lord Stafford, and was most unconscientiously...
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Diary and Correspondence of John Evelyn, F. R. S.: To which is ..., Volumen1

John Evelyn - 1850
...abroad, become a Catholic. He died in 1 6V 6. Horace Walpole thus smartly sums up his character : " He wrote against Popery, and embraced it. He was a zealous opposer of the Court, and a sacrifice for it : was conscientiously converted in the midst of his prosecution of Lord Strafford, and was most...
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