A general history of Ireland: in its antient and modern state. On a new and concise plan. ... Collected by a gentleman during his travels through the principal parts of this kingdom. Revised, corrected and enlarged, with many important additions, by John Angel, ... (Google eBook)
printed for the editor, John Angel; and sold by C. Talbot, 1781
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Page 43 - America, in any other ship or ships, vessel or vessels whatsoever, but in such ships or vessels as do truly and without fraud belong only to the people of England...
Page 37 - Africa, with fuch coarfe pruned callicoes, and other goods of the product or manufacture of the Eaft Indies, or other places beyond the Cape of Good Hope, as are prohibited to be worn and ufed in Great Britain ;for encouraging the importation of bugles into this kingdom ;for the better fupply of the export trade thereof ; and for difcontinuing the bounty payable in Great Britain, and all bounties and allowances in Ireland, upon the exportation of corn...
Page 2 - Circuit; it sends 36 representatives to Parliament, viz. two for the county, and two for each of the following places: Exeter, Totness, Plymouth, Oakhampton, Barnstaple, Plympton, Honiton, Tavistock, Ashburton, Dartmouth, Bere-Alston, and Tiverton.
Page 85 - ... into which no woman dare enter ; but it is full of cells and holy monasteries, and religious men in great numbers abide there ; and thither holy men flock together from all parts of Ireland ; and not only from Ireland, but also from England and Britain, being desirous to remove from thence to Christ. The city is built upon the banks of a river, formerly called Nem, but now Alban-more, that is, the Great River, in the territory of Nan-Deci, or Decies.
Page 186 - What greater ills hereafter can you bear? Resume your courage, and dismiss your care. An hour will come, with pleasure to relate Your sorrows past, as benefits of fate.
Page 85 - Lessmor is a famous and holy city, half of which is an asylum, into which no woman dares enter; but it is full of cells and holy monasteries; and religious men in great numbers abide there: and thither holy men flock together from all parts of Ireland; and not only from Ireland, but also from England and Britain, being desirous to remove from thence to Christ.
Page 165 - The ill judged restrictions laid by Great Britain on the commerce of Ireland, which have prevented the general induftry of this kingdom from being beneficial to themfelves.
Page 183 - ... nearest land, and reach the Lybian shore. P. Within a long recess there lies a bay, An island shades it from the rolling sea, And forms a port secure for ships to ride, Broke by the jutting land on either side : In double streams the briny waters glide. D. Far in a deep recess, her jutting sides An isle projects, to break the rolling tides And forms a port, where, curling from the sea The waves steal back, and wind into a bay. P. Betwixt two rows of rocks, a sylvan scene Appears above, and groves...
Page 184 - Low at their feet the fleeping ocean lies. Crown'd with a gloomy (hade of waving woods, Their awful brows hang nodding o'er the floods. Oppos'd to thefe, a fecret grotto ftands, The haunt of Nereids, fram'd by nature's hands, Where polifh'd feats appear of living ftone, And limpid rills, that tinkle as they run. PITT. To \ To this chapel from the land fide leads a pathway on the fide of the hill...