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" ... little did I dream that I should have lived to see such disasters fallen upon her in a nation of gallant men, in a nation of men of honour and of cavaliers. I thought ten thousand swords must have leaped from their scabbards to avenge even a look... "
Reflections on the Revolution in France: And on the Proceedings of Certain ... - Página 77
por Edmund Burke - 1814 - 246 páginas
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Edmund Burke and Ireland: Aesthetics, Politics and the Colonial Sublime

Luke Gibbons - 2003 - 304 páginas
...this orb, which she hardly seemed to touch, a more delightful vision . . . Little did I dream that I should have lived to see such disasters fallen upon...the age of chivalry is gone. - That of sophisters, oeconomists, and calculators, has succeeded; and the glory of Europe is extinguished for ever. . ....
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From Enlightenment to Romanticism: Anthology I

Ian Donnachie, Ian L. Donnachie, Carmen Lavin - 2003 - 328 páginas
...obliged to carry the sharp antidote against disgrace concealed in that bosom; little did I dream that I should have lived to see such disasters fallen upon...But the age of chivalry is gone. That of sophisters, economists, and calculators, has succeeded; and the glory of Europe is extinguished for ever. [. ....
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Chivalry and Romance in the English Renaissance

Alex Davis - 2003 - 263 páginas
...bursts out into a hymn of indignation at the treatment of Marie Antoinette: little did I dream that I should have lived to see such disasters fallen upon...cavaliers. I thought ten thousand swords must have leapt from their scabbards to avenge even a look that threatened her with insult. - But the age of...
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Mary Wollstonecraft and the Feminist Imagination

Barbara Taylor - 2003 - 331 páginas
...chivalric fantasies which sustained her prestige both as woman and queen. 'Little did I dream that I should have lived to see such disasters fallen upon...men, in a nation of men of honour and of cavaliers,' Burke lamented.35 But cavaliership was dead, and honour for monarchs too - swept away by a regime in...
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The Vagabond

George Walker - 2004 - 389 páginas
...obliged to carry the sharpe antidote against disgrace concealed in that bosom; little did I dream that I should have lived to see such disasters fallen upon...But the age of chivalry is gone. That of sophisters, œconomists, and calculators, has succeeded; and the glory of Europe is extinguished for ever. Never,...
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Irish Writing: An Anthology of Irish Literature in English 1789-1939

Lecturer in Modern Poetry Royal Holloway Stephen Regan, Stephen Regan - 2004 - 549 páginas
...obliged to carry the sharp antidote against disgrace concealed in that bosom; little did I dream that I should have lived to see such disasters fallen upon...the age of chivalry is gone. — That of sophisters, oeconomists, and calculators, has succeeded; and the glory of Europe is extinguished for ever. Never,...
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The Conservative Bookshelf: Essential Works That Impact Today's Conservative ...

Chilton Williamson - 2004 - 329 páginas
...obliged to carry the sharp antidote against disgrace concealed in that bosom, little did I dream that I should have lived to see such disasters fallen upon...in a nation of gallant men, in a nation of men of honor and of cavaliers. I thought ten thousand swords must have leaped from their scabbards to avenge...
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Lend Me Your Ears: Great Speeches in History

William Safire - 2004 - 1157 páginas
...lived to see such disasters fallen upon her, in a nation of gallant men, in a nation of men of honor, and of cavaliers! I thought ten thousand swords must have leaped from their scabbards, to avenge even n look that threatened her with insult. But the age of chivalry is gone; that of sophisters, economists,...
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Hypocrisy and the Politics of Politeness: Manners and Morals from Locke to ...

Jenny Davidson - 2004 - 242 páginas
...WollstonecrafVs two critiques, Burkes description of Marie Antoinette's fall - as a revolution inconceivable "in a nation of gallant men, in a nation of men of honour and of cavaliers" - would be dubbed "pure foppery" by Philip Francis, Burke's ally in the impeachment of Warren Hastings.13...
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Die Ordnung der Kulturen: zur Konstruktion ethnischer, nationaler und ...

Hansjörg Bay, Kai Merten - 2006 - 386 páginas
...ever be obliged to carry the sharp antidote against disgrace in that bosom; little did I dream that I should have lived to see such disasters fallen upon...with insult. — But the age of chivalry is gone. (126f.)49 Was für eine Revolution. Burkes Bedauern, das ist angesichts der komplementären Szenen...
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