The History of Newenham Abbey, in the County of Devon (Google eBook)

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Longman, 1843 - 250 pages
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Page 126 - Our county of Kent, by fealty only, in free and common socage, and not in chief, in lieu of all other rents, services, exactions, and demands whatsoever, &c.
Page 115 - Reformation are also interpreted by this criterion, according to which their benefices, under a certain value, are exempted from the restriction in the statute 21 Henry VIII. concerning pluralities.
Page 9 - Salve, Regina, Mater misericordiae; Vita, dulcedo et spes nostra, salve. Ad te clamamus, exules filii Evae. Ad te suspiramus, gementes et flentes In hac lacrimarum valle. Eia ergo advocata nostra, illos tuos Misericordes oculos ad nos converte. Et Jesum, benedictum fructum ventris tui, Nobis, post hoc exsilium, ostende. O clemens. O pia, o dulcis Virgo Maria.
Page 9 - Ad te suspiramus gementes et flentes in hac lacrymarum valle. Eia ergo, advocata nostra, illos tuos misericordes oculos ad nos converte. Et Jesum, benedictum fructum ventris tui, nobis post hoc exilium ostende, o clemens ! o pia ! o dulcis Virgo Maria.
Page 70 - Peter's erecting their chair, but of his sitting in it himself; for, till that year, the very chair on which they believed, or would make others believe, he had sat, was shown and exposed to public adoration on the 18th of January, the festival of the said chair. But while it was cleaning, in order to set it up in some conspicuous place of the Vatican, the twelve labours of Hercules unluckily appeared on it!
Page 90 - Newton for the health of his soul and the souls of his father and mother, and all his ancestors and successors.
Page 70 - Our worship, however," says Giacomo Bartolini, who was present at this discovery, and relates it, 'was not misplaced, since it was not to the wood we paid it; but to the Prince of the Apostles, St. Peter.
Page 166 - companion or servant," no doubt, aiding, and abetting) "made a desperate attempt to carry the lady off by force on a Sunday, when she was on her way to Church." Last of all, as Miss Andrew's mother and the mother of Sarah Gould were in some sort connected, the Chloe and Strephon of this highly romantic business appear to have been a kind of cousins. Why in the Theatre of Henry Fielding is there no comedy called The Rival Guardians?
Page 70 - Peter] had sat) was shown, and exposed to public adoration, on the 18th of January, the festival of the said chair. But while it was cleaning, in order to be set up in some conspicuous place of the Vatican, the twelve labours of Hercules unluckily appeared to be engraved on it.
Page 211 - ... for a Franciscan Friar called Henry, at that time a learned professor of theology at Oxford. The said Friar arrived at Torre on the Wednesday before Reginald's death, and received his humble, entire, and sincere confession. Early on the Friday morning as the said Friar entered the bedroom Reginald thus addressed him : ' I have had a vision this night ; I imagined myself to be in the Church of the White Monks, and when on the point of leaving it a venerable personage, habited like a pilgrim, presented...

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