He treated us in the same hospitable manner, and transmitted us free of expense to Conrad, duke of Lautiscia, or Masovia, where, by God's grace, Wasilico, duke of Russia, then was, from whom we fully learned the arts of the Tartars, as he had sent messengers to them who were already returned.
Varsonich is an evident corruption for Varsovich, or Warsaw, the capital of Masurea or Masovia.--Forst.
Who would ever have thought that Adrian' the Fourth, an English monk's bastard (as Papirius Massovius writes in his life), inops a suis relectus, squalidus et miser, a poor forsaken child, should ever come to be pope of Rome?
Passage to Barbadoes,--Bridgetown,--Visit to the Governor,--To the Archdeacon,--Lear's Estate,--Testimony of the Manager,--Dinner Party at Lear's,--Ride to Scotland,--The Red Shanks,--Sabbath at Lear's; Religious Service,--Tour to the Windward,--Breakfast Party at the Colliton Estate,--Testimony to the Working of the Apprenticeship,--The Working of it in Demerara,--The Codrington Estate,--Codrington College,--The "Horse,"--An Estate on Fire,--The Ridge Estate; Dinner with a Company of Planters,--A Day at Colonel Ashby's; his Testimony to the Working of the Apprenticeship,--Interviews with Planters; their Testimony,--The Belle Estate,--Edgecombe Estate; Colonel Barrow,--Horton Estate,--Drax Hall Estate,--Dinner Party at the Governor's,--Testimony concerning the Apprenticeship,--Market People,--Interview with Special Justice Hamilton; his Testimony,--Station House, District A; Trials of Apprentices before Special Magistrate Colthurst,--Testimony of the Superintendent of the Rural Police,--Communication from Special Justice Colthurst,--Communication from Special Justice Hamilton,--Testimony of Clergymen and Missionaries,--Curate of St. Paul's,--A FREE Church,--A Sabbath School Annual Examination,--Interview with Episcopal Clergymen; their Testimony,--Visit to Schools,--Interview with the Superintendent of the Wesleyan Mission,--Persecution of the Methodists by Slaveholders,--The Moravian Mission,--Colored Population,--Dinner Party at Mr. Harris's,--Testimony concerning the objects of our Mission,--A New Englander,--History of an Emancipated Slave,--Breakfast Party at Mr. Thorne's,--Facts and Testimony concerning Slavery and the Apprenticeship,--History of an Emancipated Slave,--Breakfast Party at Mr. Prescod's,--Character and History of the late Editor of the New Times,--Breakfast Party at Mr. Bourne's,--Prejudice,--History and Character of an Emancipated Slave,--Prejudice, vincible,--Concubinage,--Barbadoes as it was; "Reign of Terror;"--Testimony; Cruelties,--Insurrection of 1816,--Licentiousness,--Prejudice--Indolence and Inefficiency of the Whites,--Hostility to Emancipation,--Barbadoes as it is,--The Apprenticeship System; Provisions respecting the Special Magistrates,--Provisions respecting the Master,--Provisions respecting the Apprentice,--The Design of the Apprenticeship,--Practical Operation of the Apprenticeship,--Sympathy of the Special Magistrates with the Masters,--Apprenticeship, modified Slavery,--Vexatious to the Master,--No Preparation for Freedom,--Begets hostility between Master and Apprentice,--Has illustrated the Forbearance of the Negroes,--Its tendency to exasperate them,--Testimony to the Working of the Apprenticeship in the Windward Islands generally.
And here was another:--"I have found an excellent school for Adolphus in Birchville, near Mastersville Corners.
Francoise Bertaut, Dame de Motteville, was the daughter of Pierre Bertaut, Gentleman in ordinary of the Bedchamber, and of Louise Bessin de Mathonville, of the Spanish family of Saldana.
--Dangerous Teachings.--James Martineau.--Fine Moral Sense.--Conflict between Feeling and Conviction.--Safe Instincts.--Thomas Fowler.-- Higher Expediency of Veracity.--Importance to General Good.--Leslie Stephen.--Duty of Veracity Result of Moral Progress.--Kant and Fichte.--Jacobi Misrepresented.--False Assumptions by Advocates of Lie of Necessity.--Enemies in Warfare not Justified in Lying.--Testimony of Cicero.--Macaulay on Lord Clive's Treachery.--Woolsey on International Law.--No Place for Lying in Medical Ethics.--Opinions and Experiences of Physicians.--Pliny's Story of Roman Matron.--Victor Hugo's Sister Simplice.--Words of Abbe Sicard.--Tact and Principle.--Legal Ethics.--Whewell's View.--Opinion of Chief-Justice Sharswood.--Mistakes of Dr. Hodge.--Lord Brougham's Claim.--False Charge against Charles Phillips.--Chancellor Kent on Moral Obligations in Law and in Equity.--Clerical Profession Chiefly Involved.--Clergymen for and against Lying.--Temptation to Lies of Love.--Supreme Importance of Sound Principle.--Duty of Veracity to Lower Animals.--Dr.
His knowledge of German Literature, very slight at this time, limited itself altogether to writers on Church matters,--Evidences, Counter-Evidences, Theologies and Rumors of Theologies; by the Tholucks, Schleiermachers, Neanders, and I know not whom.
Matuschevitz openly inveighs against the measure.
are the rich purse-proud merchants of Persia, clad in their long black coats; there the full-bearded Maulavis.
Meanwhile in almost every street where a 'tabut' is being prepared elegiac discourses ('waaz') are nightly delivered up to the tenth of the month by a maulvi, who draws from Rs.
"What, do you want to teach me manners, Maulvie Saheb (doctor learned in Mohammadan law)?"
Quasi-French at least was still spoken half a century later by the numerous Christians settled at Aleppo, as John Marignolli testifies; and if we may trust Sir John Maundevile the Soldan of Egypt himself and four of his chief Lords "spak Frensche righte wel!"
Some doubt is even cast upon the existence of any such person as Maundeville.
What bliss can wealth afford to me When life's last solemn hour I see, When Mavia's sympathizing sighs Will but augment my agonies?
We catch glimpses of grouse cropping heather buds, of whirring flocks of partridges, of the sooty coot and the speckled teal, of the fisher herons, of the green-crested lapwing, of clamoring craiks among fields of flowering clover, of robins cheering the pensive autumn, of lintwhites chanting among the buds, of the mavis singing drowsy day to rest.
'Really, Mavis!--What price?
"Mrs. Bence--Aunt Mavity," called Shade, advancing into the narrow hall.
Mavity'll give you a cup of coffee," suggested Pap, in a kinder tone.
General Orlando B. Willcox, a division commander under Burnside, was at this time occupying a position farther up the valley than Knoxville --about Maynardville--and was still in telegraphic communication with the North.
Perhaps the duchy of Mazovia, called Magaw or Mazaw-land in ancient writers.
May Christie Mazzavini (A); 11Jul57; R195310.
Till lately this was the earliest-dated evidence of block-printing known; but there has since been discovered at Malines, and deposited at Brussels, a wood-cut of similar character, but assumed to be Dutch or Flemish, dated "MCCCCXVIII"; and though there seems no reason to doubt the genuineness of the cut, it is asserted that the date bears evidence of having been tampered with.
The passage runs as follows in a manuscript of the Ambrosian Library, according to an extract given by Baldelli Boni:-- "In the year of Christ MCCLXXXXVI, in the time of Pope Boniface VI.,
The inscription on S. Matteo regarding the battle is as follows:--"Ad Honorem Dei et Beate Virginis Marie Anno MCCLXXXXVIII Die Dominico VII Septembris iste Angelus captus fuit in Gulfo Venetiarum in Civitate Scursole et ibidem fuit prelium Galearum LXXVI Januensium cum Galeis LXXXXVI Veneciarum.
SEE Pace, Adger McDavid, ed.
Some Interesting Papers of John McDonogh (McDonoghville, Md., 1898), pp.
'The legend says that the abbey shall be roofed when a De Stanton is Abbot, and the McEvillys were originally De Stantons; they changed their name in the fifteenth century on account of a violation of sanctuary committed by them.
Among others were a school in New York City founded by a clergyman to offer Negroes an opportunity to study the classics, New York Central College at McGrawville, Oneida Institute conducted by Beriah Green at Whitesboro, Thetford Academy of Vermont, and Union Literary Institute in the center of the communities of freedmen transplanted to Indiana.
1 00 McLeansville.
The New Orleans Courier, April 7, 1837, has the following extract from the "McMinersville (Tennessee) Gazette."
About the time of this move, the rebel cavalry, under Wheeler, attempted to cut his communications in the rear, but was repulsed at Dalton, and driven into East Tennessee, whence it proceeded west to McMinnville, Murfreesboro, and Franklin, and was finally driven south of the Tennessee.
So here ends LOVE, LIFE AND WORK, being a book of Essays selected from the writings of ELBERT HUBBARD, and done into print by The Roycrofters at their Shop at East Aurora, which is in Erie County, New York, U.S.A. Completed in the month of July, MCMVI Illustration: The Roycroft Shop End of the Project Gutenberg EBook of Love, Life & Work, by Elbert Hubbard *** END OF THIS PROJECT GUTENBERG EBOOK LOVE, LIFE & WORK *** ***** This file should be named 10417.txt or 10417.zip ***** This and all associated files of various formats will be found in: http://www.gutenberg.net/1/0/4/1/10417/ Produced by Juliet Sutherland, Thomas Cormode and PG Distributed Proofreaders Updated editions will replace the previous one--the old editions will be renamed.
You may copy it, give it away or re-use it under the terms of the Project Gutenberg License included with this eBook or online at www.gutenberg.net Title: Stolen Treasure Author: Howard Pyle Release Date: December 7, 2003 EBook #10394 Language: English Character set encoding: ASCII *** START OF THIS PROJECT GUTENBERG EBOOK STOLEN TREASURE *** Produced by David Widger, Juliet Sutherland, Linda Cantoni and PG Distributed Proofreaders STOLEN TREASURE BY HOWARD PYLE Author of "Men of Iron" "Twilight Land" "The Wonder Clock" "Pepper and Salt" ILLUSTRATED BY THE AUTHOR MCMVII CONTENTS I. WITH THE BUCCANEERS II.
You may copy it, give it away or re-use it under the terms of the Project Gutenberg License included with this eBook or online at www.gutenberg.net Title: The Crimes of England Author: G.K. Chesterton Release Date: March 13, 2004 EBook #11554 Language: English Character set encoding: ASCII *** START OF THIS PROJECT GUTENBERG EBOOK THE CRIMES OF ENGLAND *** Produced by Robert Shimmin, Caitlin and PG Distributed Proofreaders THE CRIMES OF ENGLAND BY GILBERT K. CHESTERTON MCMXVI 1916 CONTENTS CHAPTER I SOME WORDS TO PROFESSOR WHIRLWIND The German Professor, his need of Education for Debate--Three Mistakes of German Controversialists--The Multiplicity of Excuses--Falsehood against Experience-- Kultur preached by Unkultur--The Mistake about Bernard Shaw--German Lack of Welt-Politik--Where England is really Wrong.
You may copy it, give it away or re-use it under the terms of the Project Gutenberg License included with this eBook or online at www.gutenberg.net Title: Turkey: A Past and a Future Author: Arnold Joseph Toynbee Release Date: November 20, 2003 eBook #10145 Language: English Chatacter set encoding: US-ASCII ***START OF THE PROJECT GUTENBERG EBOOK TURKEY: A PAST AND A FUTURE*** E-text prepared by Jonathan Ingram, L. Barber, and Project Gutenberg Distributed Proofreaders TURKEY: A PAST AND A FUTURE BY A.J. TOYNBEE MCMXVII CONTENTS I THE PAST II THE PRESENT III THE FUTURE I What is Turkey?
And McLean and McTavish understood.
Here the rulers of Ind, from the Salween to Sind, Take their ices and wafers (MCVITIE'S) And elaborate schemes over chocolate creams At five-o'clock tea at PELITI'S. And I think, when we die and the wraiths of us fly To that peace which depends not on treaties, The joys which we find will but serve to remind Of the hours that we spent at PELITI'S. J.M.S. * * * * * "Thomas ---- was fined L5 Lat LOswestry yesterday for selling goods to a German prisoner.
The printing was done by John Wilson & Son, Cambridge for Fredrick A. Stokes Company New York MDCCCICVIII End of Project Gutenberg's When hearts are trumps, by Thomas Winthrop Hall *** END OF THIS PROJECT GUTENBERG EBOOK WHEN HEARTS ARE TRUMPS *** ***** This file should be named 11711.txt or 11711.zip ***** This and all associated files of various formats will be found in: http://www.gutenberg.net/1/1/7/1/11711/ Produced by papeters, Garrett Alley, and the Online Distributed Proofreading Team.
Chiseled in the wall that marks the circle of the well are these words: "Sacred to the Perpetual Memory of a great Company of Christian people, chiefly Women and Children, who near this Spot were cruelly Murdered by the Followers of the Rebel Nana Dhundu Panth of Bithur, and cast, the Dying with the Dead, into the Well below on the XVth day of July, MDCCCLVII."
Illustration: Instance of hieroglyphic writing of the date MDCCCLXVII--Interpretation. "