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  • The city is not onely beautifull, but the citizens curious and gallant in apparell. Cited from Principal Navigations, V6, by Richard Hakluyt
  • And if any man offend the prince, he punisheth it extremely, not onely in the person that offendeth, but also in his children, and in as many as are of his kin. Cited from Principal Navigations, V4, by Richard Hakluyt
  • But this coy nymph does not onely escape our hands, but our sight, and wee doe understand her onely by induction and analogic. Cited from The Natural History of Wiltshire, John Aubrey
  • He that hath taken a limme from any manne, suffreth not onely the like losse, but loseth also his hande. Cited from Principal Navigations, V6, by Richard Hakluyt
  • Such is the great force of vertue which not onely did aduaunce her aboue other creatures, but also did constraine the enuious to haue her in admiration. Cited from The Palace of Pleasure, Vol. I, by William Painter
  • For Souldiers are never so generally unjust, as to side with their Captain; though they love him, against their Soveraign, when they love not onely his Person, but also his Cause. Cited from Leviathan, by Thomas Hobbes
  • Whereby it is manifest, S. Peter had not onely no jurisdiction given him in this world, but a charge to teach all the other Apostles, that they also should have none. Cited from Leviathan, by Thomas Hobbes
  • If thou canst Perswade thy husband to recant his errours, He shall not onely live, but in our favoures Be chiefe. Cited from Old English Plays, Vol. I, by Various
  • In all Cities, not onely chiefe in ech shire, but in the rest also, are meanes found to make Louteas. Cited from Principal Navigations, Voyages, Traffiques, Vol. 11, by Richard Hakluyt
  • As in deede at that time it was not onely thicke, broad, and yellow coloured, but in length fiue foot and two inches of assize. Cited from Principal Navigations, V4, by Richard Hakluyt
  • He was the self-same Mr. Badman still: not onely in Name but Conditions, and that to the very day of his death: yea, so far as could be gathered to the very moment in which he died. Cited from Life and Death of Mr. Badman, by John Bunyan
  • And this private measure of Good, is a Doctrine, not onely Vain, but also Pernicious to the Publique State. Cited from Leviathan, by Thomas Hobbes
  • My thoughts traueld in quest of some notable newe Italionisme, whose murdrous platforme might not onely extend on his bodie, but his soule also. Cited from The Vnfortunate Traveller, or The Life Of Jack Wilton, by Thomas Nash
  • That the top when split (which is common in long Hair) appear'd like the end of a stick, beaten till it be all flitter'd, there being not onely two splinters, but sometimes half a score and more. Cited from Micrographia, by Robert Hooke
  • The yong gentleman not onely promised all carefull secrecy, but gave him harty thanks for his good counsell, promising to meete him there the next day, and tell him what newes. Cited from 1000 Nights and a Night, Vol. 12, Tr. by Burton
  • These doe not onely liue rente free, but also haue a certaine of graine allowed them at the kinges allowaunce. Cited from Principal Navigations, V6, by Richard Hakluyt
  • You not onely knocke the Ewe a'th head, but cut the Innocent Lambes throat too: yet you are no Butcher! Cited from Old English Plays, Vol. I, by Various
  • What if some man be driuen to that passe, that he doth not onely sell his sonne but not finding a chapman, his owne selfe killeth and eateth him? Cited from Principal Navigations, by Richard Hakluyt
  • Iosephus Moletius is of that minde, not onely in his plaine Hemispheres of the world, but also in his Sea card. Cited from Principal Navigations, Voyages, Traffiques, Vol. 12, by Richard Hakluyt
  • Which Insignificancy of language, though I cannot note it for false Philosophy; yet it hath a quality, not onely to hide the Truth, but also to make men think they have it, and desist from further search. Cited from Leviathan, by Thomas Hobbes
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