The Annual Register of World Events: A Review of the Year, Volume 116 (Google eBook)

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Edmund Burke
Longmans, Green, 1875 - History
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Page 99 - ... has refurbished and paraded anew every rusty tool she was fondly thought to have disused ; when no one can become her convert without renouncing his moral and mental freedom, and placing his civil loyalty and duty at the mercy of another ; and when she has equally repudiated modern thought and ancient history.
Page 283 - THE PRIEST TO THE ALTAR ; or, Aids to the Devout Celebration of Holy Communion, chiefly after the Ancient English Use of Sarum. By PETER GOLDSMITH MEDD, MA, Canon of St. Alban's. Fourth Edition, revised and enlarged. Royal 8vo. ij5. Meyrick. THE DOCTRINE OF THE CHURCH OF England on the Holy Communion Restated as a Guide at the Present Time.
Page 22 - Majesty, they would mentally include the health of the Prince and Princess of Wales and the rest of the Royal Family.
Page 376 - I cross the boundary of the experimental evidence, and discern In that matter which we, in our ignorance of its latent powers, and notwithstanding our professed reverence for its creator, have hitherto covered with opprobrium, the promise and potency of all terrestrial life.
Page 84 - And where heretofore there hath been great diversity in saying and singing in churches within this Realm : some following Salisbury Use, some Hereford Use, some the Use of Bangor, some of York, and some of Lincoln : now from henceforth, all the whole realm shall have but one Use.
Page 288 - The Prayer Book Interleaved; with Historical Illustrations and Explanatory Notes arranged parallel to the Text, by the Rev. WM Campion, BD, Fellow and Tutor of Queens
Page 324 - Ladies and gentlemen, in but two short weeks from this time I hope that you may enter, in your own homes, on a new series of readings, at which my assistance will be indispensable ; but from these garish lights I vanish now for evermore, with a heartfelt, grateful, respectful, and affectionate farewell.
Page 345 - An expedition is organized to subdue to our authority the countries situated to the south of Gondokoro; "To suppress the slave trade; to introduce a system of regular commerce; "To open to navigation the great lakes of the equator; "And to establish a chain of military stations and commercial depots, distant at intervals of three days' march, throughout Central Africa, accepting Gondokoro as the base of operations.
Page 287 - The Christian Year. Thoughts in Verse for the Sundays and Holy Days throughout the Year.
Page 61 - Queen hears and reads with horror of the sufferings which the brute creation often undergo from the thoughtlessness of the ignorant, and she fears also sometimes from experiments in the pursuit of science. For the removal of the former the Queen trusts much to the progress of education, and in regard to the pursuit of science she hopes that the entire advantage of those anaesthetic discoveries from which man has derived so much benefit himself in the alleviation of suffering may be fully extended...

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