Walpoles sentence example
- A succinct account of the chief events of the period will be found in Sir Spencer Walpoles History of Twenty-Five Years (London, 1904).
- The Walpoles, Bubb Dodington, Bolingbroke, Congreve, Sarah, duchess of Marlborough, Pope, were among his English friends.
- On the first occasion which offered itself, that of Pulteney's rupture with Walpole in 1726, he endeavoured to organize an opposition in conjunction with the former and Windham; and in 1727 began his celebrated series of letters to the Craftsman, attacking the Walpoles, signed an "Occasional Writer."
- Walpoles administration lasted long enough to give room for some feeble expression.
- In Walpoles time the forms of the constitution had become, in all essential particulars, what they are now.Advertisement
- But for one error, indeed, it is probable that Walpoles rule would have been still further prolonged.
- In Walpoles judgment the bill was objectionable because it afforded no reasonable basis for a stable settlement.
- Horace Walpoles Letters (Clarendon Press, 16 vols.) are the best comment on the history of the period; his Memoirs are not so good, though they are superior to Wraxall, who succeeds him.