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" If he discovered a point which his leader had omitted, he would not excite dislike by moving it himself, but suggest it to his senior, and thus conciliate his regard. He was, also, to use the words of his biographer, " a wonderful artist in nicking a... "
The Lives of the Right Hon. Francis North, Baron Guilford, Lord Keeper of ... - Page 80
by Roger North - 1826
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The Retrospective Review.., Volume 2

Henry Southern - 1820
...was, also, to use the words of his biographer, " a wonderful artist in nicking a judge's tendency to serve his turn, and yet never failed to pay the greatest regard and deference to his opinion." He never contested a point with a judge when he despaired to convince him, but resigned it, even when...
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The Retrospective Review, Volume 2

Books - 1820 - 404 pages
...was, also, to use the words of his biographer, " a wonderful artist in nicking a judge's tendency to serve his turn, and yet never failed to pay the greatest regard and deference to his opinion." He never contested a point with a judge when he despaired to convince him, but resigned it, even when...
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The Retrospective Review, Volume 2

Books - 1820
...was, also, to use the words of his biographer, " a wonderful artist in nicking a judge's tendency to serve his turn, and yet never failed to pay the greatest regard and deference to his opinion." He never contested a point with a judge when he despaired to convince him, but resigned it, even when...
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The Dublin University Magazine: A Literary and Political Journal, Volume 10

1837
...of a lawyer, inns of court commons and conversation may be of vast use. In circuit practice there ia need of an exquisite knowledge of the judge's humour,...get credit; because the judge, for the most part, thinhs that person the best lawyer that respects most his opinion. I have heard his lordship say that...
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Critical and Miscellaneous Writings of T. Noon Talfourd

Thomas Noon Talfourd - English literature - 1842 - 354 pages
...was, also, to use the words of his biographer, " a wonderful artist in nicking a judge's tendency to serve his turn, and yet never failed to pay the greatest regard and deference to his opinion." He never contested a point with a judge when he despaired to convince him, but resigned it, even when...
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The Lives of the Lord Chancellors and Keepers of the Great Seal of ..., Volume 3

John Campbell Baron Campbell - Judges - 1845
...well as his learning and ability to try causes ; and he, North, was a wonderful artist at watching a Judge's tendency, to make it serve his turn, and...thinks that person the best lawyer that respects most Ids opinion. I have heard his Lordship say, that sometimes he hath been forced to give up a cause to...
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Critical and Miscellaneous Writings

Thomas Noon Talfourd - English literature - 1846 - 350 pages
...was, also, to use the words of his biographer, " a wonderful artist in nicking a judge's tendency to serve his turn, and yet never failed to pay the greatest regard and deference to his opinion." He never contested a point with a judge when he despaired to convince him, but resigned it, even when...
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The Modern British Essayists: Talfourd, T.N. Critical and miscellaneous ...

English essays - 1852
...was, also, to use the words of his biographer, " a wonderful artist in nicking a judge's tendency to serve his turn, and yet never failed to pay the greatest regard and deference to his opinion." He never contested a point with a judge when he despaired to convince him, but resigned it, even when...
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Critical and Miscellaneous Writings of T. Noon Talfourd

Thomas Noon Talfourd - English literature - 1854 - 172 pages
...the words of his biographer, " a wonderful artist in nicking a judge's tendency to serve his torn, and yet never failed to pay the greatest regard and deference to his opinion." He never contested a point with a judge when he despaired to convince him, but resigned it, even when...
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Temple Bar, Volume 8

1863
....North, was a wonderful artist at watching a judge's tendency, to make it serve his turn, ami v (.'. t never failed to pay the greatest regard and deference...for so they get credit, because the judge, for the moat part, thinks that person the best lawyer that respects most his opinion. I have heard his lordship...
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