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The Press dilated speciously on the economy practised under the system and on its general advantageousness.The Siege of Kimberley | T. Phelan
These acts of prerogative were most speciously excused by the vices of a popular election.The History of The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire | Edward Gibbon
It is possible enough, therefore, that the Indian historiographer may have been right, and not merely speciously ingenious.The Uncollected Writings of Thomas de Quincey--Vol. 1 | Thomas de Quincey
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