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" ESQ. ADMIRAL OF THE BLUE, FELL A MARTYR TO POLITICAL PERSECUTION, MARCH 14, IN THE YEAR, 1757 ; WHEN BRAVERY AND LOYALTY WERE INSUFFICIENT SECURITIES FOR THE LIFE AND HONOUR OF A NAVAL OFFICER. "
The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: Including A Journal of a Tour to the ... - Pągina 298
per James Boswell - 1831
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL. D.

James Boswell - 1907
...BYNG, ESQ. ADMIRAL OF THE BLUE, FELL A MARTYR TO POLITICAL PERSECUTION; MARCH 14, IN THE YEAR 1757 ; WHEN BRAVERY AND LOYALTY WERE INSUFFICIENT SECURITIES...OFFICER." Johnson's most exquisite critical essay in tnf* T•itfrary Maguniiie, auiL' hitto.il *.££f where, is his review of Soame Jenyns's "Inquiry...
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Admiral Vernon and the Navy: A Memoir and Vindication; Being an Account of ...

Douglas Ford - 1907 - 322 pągines
...by our ignominy ! " In truth, as the inscription on Byng's tombstone puts it, those were times — " When bravery and loyalty Were insufficient securities For the Life and Honour Of a Naval Officer." In Vernon's case the Admiralty had no pretext for depriving him of life, but they did their best to...
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The Gentleman's Magazine, Volum 302

1907
...of public justice, The Honourable John Byng fell a martyr to Political Persecution, March 14, 1757 ; When bravery and loyalty were insufficient Securities for the life and honour of a Naval Officer. On the other hand, he cites a squib of the day which more than hints that Byng showed the white feather....
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The life of Samuel Johnson. [Followed by] The journal of a tour to ..., Volum 1

James Boswell - 1852
...OFFICEn." Johnson's most exquisite critical essay in the " Literary Magazine," and indeed anywhere, is his review of Soame Jenyns's " Inquiry into the Origin of Evil." Jenyns was possessed of lively talents, and a style eminently pure and easy, and could very happily...
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An Eighteenth-century Correspondence: Being the Letters of Deane Swift--Pitt ...

Lilian Dickins, Mary Stanton - 1910 - 466 pągines
...BYNG, Esq., Admiral of the Fleet, Fell a Martyr to Political Persecution, March I4th, in the year 1757, when Bravery and Loyalty Were insufficient securities for the Life and Honour . Of a Naval Officer." We cannot wonder at the bitterness here expressed, but perhaps a truer epitaph may be found in the...
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The Naval Side of British History

Geoffrey Callender - 1924 - 305 pągines
...the innocent the burden of their own fault, and proved (to quote from the Admiral's tombstone) that " bravery and loyalty were insufficient securities for the life and honour of a naval officer." CHAPTER XII THE EXPANSION OF ENGLAND TWO forces, having little in common, impelled the British race...
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Life of Johnson

James Boswell - 1998 - 1492 pągines
...MARCH 14, IN THE YEAR, 1757; WHEN BRAVERY AN0 LOYALTY WERE INSUFFICIENT SECURITIES FOR THE LIFE AN0 HONOUR OF A NAVAL OFFICER.' Johnson's most exquisite...of Soame Jenyns's Inquiry into the Origin of Evil. Jenyns was possessed of lively talents, and a style eminently pure and easy, and could very happily...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson

James Boswell - 2008 - 997 pągines
...JUSTICE THE HONOURABLE JOHN BYNG, Esq. ADMIRAL OF THE BLUE, FELL A MARTYR TO POLITICAL PERSECUTION, Johnson's most exquisite critical essay in the Literary...Magazine, and indeed any where, is his review of Soame JenningsV Inquiry Into the Origin of Evil. Jennings was possessed of lively talents and a style eminently...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.

James Boswell - 1820 - 512 pągines
...ESQ. " ADMIRAL OF THE BLUE, " FELL A MARTYR TO POLITICAL "PERSECUTION, " MARCH 14, IN THE YEAR 1757; " WHEN BRAVERY AND LOYALTY " WERE INSUFFICIENT SECURITIES...Magazine, and indeed any where, is his review of Soame Jenyn's "Inquiry into the Origin of Evil." Jenyns was possessed of lively talents, and a style eminently...
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"A Lack of Offensive Spirit?": The 46th (North Midland) Division at ...

Alan MacDonald - 2008 - 682 pągines
...Thought by some to be a scapegoat for the failings of the Admiralty, his tomb bears the inscription "bravery and loyalty were insufficient securities for the life and honour of a naval officer". 502 Corps, Lt. Gen. Aylmer Hunter Weston, and in his diary entry for 1 st July he had written angrily...
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