Gentleman's Magazine and Historical Review, Volume 74,Partie 2

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F. Jefferies, 1804
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Page 970 - And he cried mightily with a strong voice, saying, Babylon the great is fallen, is fallen, and is become the habitation of devils, and the hold of every foul spirit, and a cage of every unclean and hateful bird.
Page 971 - And there were voices and thunders and lightnings ; and there was a great earthquake, such as was not since men were upon the earth, so mighty an earthquake and so great.
Page 1046 - FORASMUCH as many have taken in hand to set forth in order a declaration of those things which are most surely believed among us, even as they delivered them unto us, which from the beginning were eyewitnesses, and ministers of the word...
Page 883 - Ferguson, the astronomer, who at one time lived there several months, "he kept a sort of Court, and several public tables, and had a very numerous body of retainers always attending. His own constant residence, and the place where he received company, and even dined constantly with them, was in just one room only, and that the very room wherein he lodged.
Page 986 - It was after the annual dinner of the Society for the Relief of the Widows and Orphans of Medical Men, organized by the late Dr.
Page 761 - Middle-- sex, after a lingering illness, aged 72, John Way, esq. chief clerk of the court of king's bench, to which he was appointed in 1778. This very lucrative office is in the gift of Lord Ellenborough. The bulk of his fortune he has left to Mr.
Page 691 - Paulet loving his country better than his cargo, soon ran up to the British admiral, and demanding to speak with him, was ordered to make his vessel fast, and come on board : upon his telling Hawke what he knew of the enemy, the admiral told him, if he was right he would make his fortune ; but if he had deceived him, by G — d he would hang him upon the yard-arm. The fleet was instantly under weigh, and upon Paulet's direction to the master (for he was an excellent pilot) the British...
Page 741 - Ataban moved, that there be laid before the Houfe an account of the expence attending the coining of gold with an alloy of tin.
Page 615 - Hamelac, now Helmsley, surrounded by steep hills, and covered with wood and ling, near the angles of three different vales, with each a rivulet running through them, that passing by where the abbey was built, being called Rie, whence this vale took its name ; and this religious house was thence called the Abbey of Rie-val. The descent of this valley reaches chiefly from north to south. Here, William, the first abbot, one of those monks sent by St.
Page 812 - Sed which he profeffeth, fo that he be diligent to frame his Life according to that . Law and the Light of Nature.

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