Athenae Cantabrigienses: 1586-1609 (Google eBook)

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Deighton, Bell, & Company; [etc., etc. ], 1861
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Page 511 - Their rulers and elders, and scribes, and Annas the High Priest, and Caiaphas and JOHN, and Alexander, and as many as were of the kindred of the High Priest, were gathered together at Jerusalem. And when they had set them in the midst, they asked, By what power, or by what name have ye done this
Page 159 - The troublesome raigne and lamentable death of Edward the second, King of England : with the tragicall fall of proud Mortimer: And also the life and death of Peirs Gaveston, the great Earle of Cornewall, and mighty favorite of king Edward the second, as it was publiquely acted by the right honorable the Earle of Pembrooke his
Page 249 - he introduces Falstaff saying, " Give me a cup of sack to make my eyes look red, that it may be thought I have wept ; for I must speak in passion, and I will do it in king Cambises' vein.
Page 248 - Tragedy, mixed ful of pleasant Mirth, conteyning the Life of Cambises, King of Percia, from the beginning of his Kingdome, unto his Death, his one good deed of execution; after that many wicked deeds, and tirannous murders committed by and through him ; and last of all, his odious Death, by Gods justice appointed.
Page 584 - is intended to supply for the use of schools and students cheap and accurate editions of the Classics, which shall be superior in mechanical execution to the small German editions now current in this country, and more convenient in form. The Texts of the Bibliotheca Classica and Grammar-school Classics, so far as they hare been published« will be adopted. These editions
Page 54 - No, madam, far be it from me to countenance anything contrary to your established laws, but I have set an acorn, which, when it becomes an oak, God alone knows what will be the fruit thereof.
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Page 586 - The Fragments of the Greek Text, now first edited from the Facsimile of the MS. discovered at Egyptian Thebes in 1847 ; together with other Fragments of the same Oration cited in Ancient Writers. With a Preliminary Dissertation and Notes, and a Facsimile of a portion of the MS. By C.
Page 336 - He would pronounce the word damn with such an emphasis as left a doleful echo in his auditors' ears a good while after. And when catechist of Christ College, in expounding the commandments, applied them so home, able almost to make his hearers
Page 390 - My Lord of Oxford is lately grown into great credit ; for the queen's Majesty delighteth more in his personage, and his dancing and valiantness, than any other. I think Sussex doth back him all that he can ; if it were not for his fickle head, he would pass any of them shortly.

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