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Page 71 - Making it momentary as a sound, Swift as a shadow, short as any dream ; Brief as the lightning in the collied night, That, in a spleen, unfolds both heaven and earth. And ere a man hath power to say, — Behold ! The jaws of darkness do devour it up : So quick bright things come to confusion.
Page 128 - Quia respexit humilitatem ancillae suae, Ecce enim ex hoc beatam me dicent omnes generationes.
Page x - Corpus-Christi day; which, occasioning very great confluence of people thither, from far and near, was of no small benefit thereto ; which pageants being acted with mighty state and reverence...
Page 410 - WORLD, newly reviv'd, with the addition of the glorious battle obtained over the French and Spaniards by his Grace the Duke of Marlborough.
Page 115 - Jewells found about her, she was knowen to be Leontes daughter and was then 16. yers old. Remember also the rog that cam in all tottered like...
Page 283 - And lete me fro this deth fle, As I dede nevyr no trespace ! The watyr and blood owth of my face, Dystyllyth for peynes that I xal take ; My flesche qwakyth in ferful case, As thow the joyntes asondre xuld schake.
Page v - FSA J. PAYNE COLLIER, ESQ., FSA, DIRECTOR. BOLTON CORNEY, ESQ. PETER CUNNINGHAM, ESQ., TREASURER. THE REV. ALEXANDER DYCE. SIR HENRY ELLIS, KH, FRS, FSA BARRON FIELD, ESQ.
Page 117 - Dunkin, and thorowe the persuasion of his wife did that night murder the kinge in his own castell, beinge his guest ; and ther were many prodigies seen that night and the dai before.