Hakluytus Posthumus, Or, Purchas His Pilgrimes: Contayning a History of the World in Sea Voyages and Lande Travells by Englishmen and Others (Google eBook)

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J. MacLehose and sons, 1906 - Voyages and travels
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Page 313 - Virginia, do by these presents solemnly and mutually in the presence of God and one of another, covenant and combine ourselves together into a civil body politic, for our better ordering and preservation and furtherance of the ends aforesaid...
Page 313 - In the name of God, amen. We whose names are underwritten, the loyal subjects of our dread sovereign lord King James by the grace of God of Great Britain, France and Ireland, King, Defender of the Faith, etc.
Page 11 - Summers being upon the watch, had an apparition of a little round light, like a faint Starre, trembling, and streaming along with a sparkeling blaze, halfe the height upon the Maine Mast, and shooting sometimes from Shroud to Shroud, tempting to settle as it were upon any of the...
Page 499 - Drake's ship was pierced with shot aboue forty times, and his very cabben was twice shot thorow, and about the conclusion of the fight, the bed of a certaine gentleman lying weary thereupon, was taken quite from under him with the force of a bullet.
Page 365 - Winsnow, for they cannot pronounce the letter /, but ordinarily n in the place thereof. He desired to speak with me. When I came to him and they told him of it, he put forth his hand to me, which I took. Then he said twice, though very inwardly, " Keen Winsnow? " which is to say, " Art thou Winslow? " I answered, " Ahhe," that is, " Yes." Then he doubled these words: " Matta neen vvonckanet namen Winsnow! " that is to say, " O Winslow, I shall never see thee again!
Page 374 - we know it, but fear him not, neither will we shun him ; but let him begin when he dare, he shall not take us at unawares.
Page 313 - Having undertaken, for the glory of God and advancement of the Christian faith and honor of our king and country, a voyage to plant the first colony in the northern parts of Virginia, do by these presents solemnly and mutually in the presence of God and one of another, covenant and combine ourselves together into a civil body politic...
Page 314 - ... constitutions, and offices, from time to time, as shall be thought most meete and convenient for the generall good of the Colonie, unto which we promise all due submission and obedience. In witnes wherof we have hereunder subscribed our names at Cap-Codd the 11.
Page 341 - ... barbarous singing, (for they used to sing themselves asleep,) lice and fleas within doors, and musketoes without, we could hardly sleep all the time of our being there; we much fearing, that if we should stay any longer, we should not be able to recover home for want of strength. So that, on...

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