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" Because half a dozen grasshoppers under a fern make the field ring with their importunate chink, whilst thousands of great cattle, reposed beneath the shadow of the British oak, chew the cud and are silent, pray do not imagine, that those who make the... "
The Southern literary messenger - Page 276
1849
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Works, Volume 3

Edmund Burke - 1792
...not imagine, that thofe who make the noife are the only inhabitants of the field ; that of courfe, they are many in number; or that, after all, they are other than the Httle fhrivelled, meagre, hopping, tliough loud and troublefome infects of the hour. I almoft venture...
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The Life of Edmund Burke: Comprehending and Impartial Account of ..., Volume 2

Robert Bisset - 1800
...a fern make the field ring with their importunate chink, whilst thousands of great cattle, reposed beneath the shadow of the British oak, chew the cud,...are silent, pray do not imagine that those who make tke noise are the ONLY INHABITANTS of the field ; that, of course, they ai'e many in number ; or that,...
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The Works of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke, Volume 5

Edmund Burke - Great Britain - 1815
...a fern make the field ring with their importunate chink, whilst thousands of great cattle, reposed beneath the shadow of the British oak, chew the cud...pray do not imagine that those who make the noise arc the only inhahitants of the field; that of course, they are many in number; or that, after all,...
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The Works of the Rev. Richard Cecil ...: With a Memoir of His Life, Volume 1

Richard Cecil, Josiah Pratt - Theology - 1816
...grasshoppers under a fern make the field ring \vith their importunate chink, while thousands of great cattle chew the cud and are silent, pray do not imagine that those that make the noise, are ' the only inhabitants of the field.' " But 1 must remark, that nothing has...
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The British Prose Writers, Volume 21

British prose literature - 1821
...chink, whilst thousands of great cattle, reposed beneath the shadow of the British oak, chew the cnd and are silent, pray do not imagine, that those who...the only inhabitants of the field ; that of course there are many in number ; or that, after all, they are other than the little shrivelled, meagre, hopping,...
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The Wesleyan-Methodist Magazine

Arminianism - 1835
...under a fern make the field ring by their importunate chink, while thousands of great cattle repose beneath the shadow of the British oak, chew the cud, and are silent, that they who make the noise are the only inhabitants of the field ; that they are many in number ;...
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Memoirs of the Rev. John Newton ...: With General Remarks on His Life ...

Richard Cecil - 1824 - 127 pages
...grasshoppers under a fern make the field ring with their importunate chink, while thousands of great cattle chew the cud and are silent, pray do not imagine that those, who make tie noise, are ' the only inhabitants of the field.' " But I must remark, that nothing has been more...
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The Works of the Rev. J. Newton ...: With the Memoirs of the ..., Volume 1

John Newton, Richard Cecil - Theology - 1824
...grasshoppers under a fern make the field ring with their importunate chink, while thousands of great cattle chew the cud and are silent, pray do not imagine that those that make the noise are ' the only inhabitants of the field.'" But I must remark, that nothing has...
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The Works of the Rev. Richard Cecil: With a Memoir of His Life, Volume 1

Richard Cecil - Theology - 1825
...grasshoppers under a fern make a field ring with their importunate chink, while thousands of great cattle chew the cud and are silent, pray do not imagine that those that make the noise, are 'the only inhabitants of the field.' " But I must remark, that nothing has...
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Memoirs of ... John Newton

Richard Cecil - 1827
...grasshoppers under a fern make the field ring with their importunate chink, while thousands of great cattle chew the cud and are silent, pray do not imagine that...noise, are ** the only inhabitants of the field." * But I must remark, that nothing has been more profitable to myself in considering Mr. Newton's life,...
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