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

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Sir Walter Scott
John Ballantyne and Co., 1813 - Europe
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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 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 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 xxxix - And is this the way, sir, that you are to show yourselves the advocates of order? You take up a system calculated to uncivilize the world to destroy order to trample on religion to stifle in the heart, not merely the generosity of noble sentiment, but the affections of social nature; and in the prosecution of this system you spread terror and devastation all around you.
Page 307 - One thousand eight hundred and thirty-two ; to permit such Persons in Great Britain as have omitted to make and file Affidavits of the Execution of Indentures of Clerks to Attornies and Solicitors to make and file the same on or before the First Day of Hilary Term One thousand eight hundred and thirty-two ; and to allow Persons to make and file such Affidavits, although the Persons whom they served shall have neglected to take out their annual Certificates.
Page 331 - Emperor of the French, King of Italy, Protector of the Confederation of the Rhine, Mediator of the Swiss Confederation.
Page xxxviii - 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 ; they are not fighting ; do not disturb...
Page 303 - Britain now assembled, and lawfully, fully, and freely representing all the estates of the people of this realm, to provide the means of supplying the defect of the personal exercise of the royal authority, arising from his majesty's said indisposition, in such manner as the exigency of the case may appear to require.
Page 89 - The Lord Mayor, Aldermen, and Common Council, of the City of London...
Page 239 - An Act for the more effectual preserving the King's Person and Government, by disabling Papists from sitting in either House of Parliament.

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