The gunpowder plot and Lord Mounteagle's letter: being a proof, with moral certitude, of the authorsip of the document: together with some account of the whole thirteen gunpowder conspirators, including Guy Fawkes (Google eBook)

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Simpkin, Marshall, Hamilton, Kent & co., ltd.; [etc.., 1902 - Gunpowder Plot, 1605 - 412 pages
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Page 273 - O Proserpina, For the flowers now that frighted thou let'st fall From Dis's waggon! daffodils That come before the swallow dares, and take The winds of March with beauty; violets dim, But sweeter than the lids of Juno's eyes Or Cytherea's breath; pale primroses, That die unmarried, ere they can behold Bright Phoebus in his strength...
Page 239 - I pray you, in your letters, When you shall these unlucky deeds relate, Speak of me as I am ; nothing extenuate, Nor set down aught in malice...
Page 226 - Thou shalt come to thy grave in a full age, like as a shock of corn cometh in in his season.
Page 402 - I go, and it is done : the bell invites me. Hear it not, Duncan, for it is a knell That summons thee to heaven, or to hell.
Page 20 - And Jacob served seven years for Rachel; and they seemed to him but a few days for the love he had to her.
Page viii - But evil is wrought by want of Thought, As well as by want of Heart.
Page 224 - There is on earth a yet auguster thing, Veiled though it be, than Parliament or King." That auguster thing is the tribunal which God has set up in the consciences of men.
Page 249 - Elizabeth, by the Grace of God Queen of England Fraunce and Ireland, Defender of the Faith, &c. the xxxiijrd, Betwene Guye Fauxe of Scotton in the County of Yorke...
Page 406 - ... as to those who may be lost, I confidently believe that our Heavenly Father threw His arms round each created spirit, and looked it full in the face with bright eyes of love in the darkness of its mortal life, and that of its own deliberate will it would not have Him.
Page 179 - Catesby took from his neck a cross of gold which he always used to wear about him, and blessing himself with it and kissing it, showed it unto the people, protesting there solemnly before them all, it was only for the honour of the Cross, and the exaltation of that Faith which honoured the Cross, and for the saving of their souls in the same Faith, that had moved him to undertake the business; and...

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