The Edinburgh Annual Register, Volume 4, Part 2 (Google eBook)

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Archibald Constable and Company, 1813 - Europe
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Page 241 - An Act for the further Limitation of the Crown, and better securing the Rights and Liberties of the Subject...
Page 238 - I AB do sincerely promise and swear, That I will be faithful and bear true Allegiance to His Majesty King George...
Page 255 - Address of the Lord Mayor, Aldermen, and Commans of the City of London, in Common Council assembled. May it please your Royal Highness, We, the lord mayor, aldermen, and commons of the city of London, in common council assembled...
Page 294 - And whereas the Senate of the United States have approved of the said arrangement and recommended that it should be carried into effect, the same having also received the sanction of His Royal Highness, the Prince Regent, acting in the name and on the behalf of His...
Page cxv - Advowsons, &c. , and for the Renewing of Leases held under Cathedral Churches, Colleges, or other corporate bodies ; for Terms of Years certain, and for Lives ; also for Valuing Reversionary Estates, Deferred Annuities, Next Presentations, &c., together with Smart's Five Tables of Compound Interest, and an Extension of the same to lower and Intermediate Rates. By WILLIAM INWOOD, Architect.
Page 311 - Act to Indemnify such Persons in the United Kingdom as have omitted to qualify themselves for Offices and Employments, and for extending the Time limited for those Purposes respectively...
Page 331 - Emperor of the French, King of Italy, Protector of the Confederation of the Rhine, Mediator of the Swiss Confederation.
Page 18 - Act, also, offences committed on the high seas within the jurisdiction of the Admiralty of England are to he tried in this court.
Page 352 - In contemplating the scenes which distinguish this momentous epoch, and estimatingtheir claims to our attention, it is impossible to overlook those developing themselves among the great communities which occupy the southern portion of our own hemisphere, and extend into our neighbourhood.
Page xxviii - But, if a man were present now at a field of slaughter, and were to inquire for what they were fighting ' Fighting ! ' would be the answer ; ' they are not fighting, they are pausing.' ' Why is that man expiring ? Why is that other writhing with agony ? What means this implacable fury ? ' The answer must be : ' You are quite wrong, Sir, you deceive yourself.

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