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Page 196 - By Lemuel Gulliver, First a Surgeon and Then a Captain of Several Ships.
Page 105 - THE ROMAN AND THE TEUTON. A Series of Lectures delivered before the University of Cambridge.
Page 122 - Vincentio Saviolo his Practise. In two Bookes. The first intreating of the use of the Rapier and Dagger. The second of Honor and honorable Quarrels.
Page 116 - Such songs have power to quiet The restless pulse of care. And come like the benediction That follows after prayer. Then read from the treasured volume The poem of thy choice, And lend to the rhyme of the poet The beauty of thy voice. And the night shall be filled with music, And the cares that infest the day. Shall fold their tents like the Arabs, And as silently steal away.
Page 6 - MDCXCVII (1697). 6. •A new discovery of a vast country in America, extending above four thousand miles, between New, France and New Mexico; with a description of the great lakes, cataracts, rivers, plants and animals.
Page 36 - Thealma and Clearchus, a pastoral history in smooth and easie verse written long since by John Chalkhill, Esq., an acquaintant and friend of Edmund Spencer
Page 85 - I remember, the players have often mentioned it as an honour to Shakespeare, that in his writing (whatsoever he penned) he never blotted out a line. My answer hath been, Would he had blotted a thousand. Which they thought a malevolent speech. I had not told posterity this, but for their ignorance, who chose that circumstance to commend their friend by, wherein he most faulted; and to justify mine own candour: for I loved the man, and do honour his memory, on this side idolatry, as much as any.
Page 99 - ... other being Songs \ very rare and newly composed, are heere published, for the recreation \ of all such as delight in Musicke : ' By William Byrd | one of the Gent of the Queenes Maiesties I honorable Chappell.
Page 42 - Ralfe (J.) The Naval Chronology of Great Britain: or, AN HISTORICAL ACCOUNT OF NAVAL AND MARITIME EVENTS from the Commencement of the War in 1803, to the End of the Year 1816...
Page 21 - The/ Holy Bible/ Containing the/ Old Testament/ and the New./ Newly Translated out of the Ori/ginall Tongues, and with the former/ Translations diligently compared/ and reuised : by his Maiesties/ speciall Commandement./ Appointed to be read in Churches...