The Public and Domestic Life of His Late, Most Gracious Majesty, George the Third: Comprising the Most Eventful and Important Period in the Annals of British History, Volume 1 (Google eBook)

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Page 193 - examine the abstract question of right: I do not inquire whether you have a right to render your people miserable, but, whether it is not your interest to make them happy. It is not what a lawyer tells me I may do, but what humanity, reason, and justice, tell me that
Page 72 - cognizance of, and judicially proceed upon, all and all manner of captures, seizures, prizes, and reprisals of all ships and goods that are or shall be taken, und to hear and determine the same ; and, according to the course of Admiralty, and the laws of nations, to adjudge and condemn all such ships, vessels, and goods
Page 6 - Majesty, be, remain, and continue to the most excellent Princess Sophia, Electress and Duchess Dowager of Hanover, and the Heirs of her body being Protestants, upon whom the Crown of England is settled by an Act of Parliament, made in the twelfth year of his
Page 559 - It is with strong feelings of surprise and regret that I receive this address and petition of the Lord Mayor, Aldermen, and Commons of the City of London, in Common Council assembled. " Deeply as I deplore the prevailing distress and difficulties of the country, I derive consolation from the
Page 401 - His Royal Highness the Prince Regent, in the name and on the behalf of his Majesty, thinks it necessary to acquaint the House of Commons, that, in pursuance of the powers vested in his Majesty by two Acts passed in the 18th and
Page 248 - In thus admitting their separation from the Crown of these kingdoms, I have sacrificed every consideration of my own to the wishes and opinion of my people. I make it my humble and earnest prayer to Almighty God, that Great Britain may not feel the evils which might result from so
Page 209 - were enemies to the Church. This the King said he was sorry to hear. "The conversation next turned on the Philosophical Transactions* when Johnson observed, that they had now a better method of arranging their materials than formerly. • Ay,' said the King, 'they are obliged to Dr. Johnson for that;
Page 205 - of, and judicially proceed upon, all and all manner of captures, seizures, prizes, and reprisals of all ships and goods that are or shall be taken, and to hear and determine the same, and •according to the course of Admiralty, and the laws of nations, to adjudge and condemn all such ships, vessels, and goods as shall belong to
Page 407 - sin whatsoever, committed by us, can be forgiven at the mere will of any Pope, or of any priest, or of any person or persons whatsoever ; but that any person who receives absolution, without a sincere sorrow for such sin, and a firm and sincere resolution to avoid future guilt, and to atone to
Page 51 - Blessed be the Lord thy God which delighteth in thee, to set thee on the throne of Israel; because the Lord loved Israel for ever; therefore made he thee King, to do judgment and justice.

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