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Painters and Their Works: A Dictionary of Great Artists who are Not Now Alive - Page 293
by Ralph N. James - 1897
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Canada: Historical, Volume 2

Hugh Edward Egerton - Canada - 1890 - 365 pages
...powers, was transformed by an ordinance of 1840 into the Town Council of Port of Spain. For a while, at the end of the seventeenth and the beginning of the eighteenth century, the cultivation of cocoa gave some good years to the colony; but about 1725 or 1727 a blight fell on the...
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Things Japanese: Being Notes on Various Subjects Connected with Japan for ...

Basil Hall Chamberlain - Japan - 1891 - 503 pages
...and his son, Ito Togai, at Kyoto ; Aral Hakuseki, and Ogyii Sorai at Yedo. All four flourished about the end of the seventeenth and the beginning of the eighteenth century. They were merely expositors. No Japanese had the originality it would have been hooted down as...
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History of the Great Civil War, 1642-1649: 1647-1649

Samuel Rawson Gardiner - Great Britain - 1891
...scout.' These enigmatical words may fairly be elucidated by a story which in various forms was current in the end of the seventeenth and the beginning of the eighteenth century. Lord Broghiii, a younger son of the first Earl of Cork, and after the Restoration created Earl of Orrery,...
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Four Biographical Sketches: Bishop Ollivant, Bishop Thirlwall, Rev. Griffith ...

John Morgan - Religion - 1892 - 206 pages
...and the circumstances and conditions under which he carried it on. It is commonly acknowledged that at the end of the seventeenth and the beginning of the eighteenth century religion was at a deplorably low ebb throughout the United Kingdom. A large portion of our historical...
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Handy-book of Literary Curiosities

William Shepard Walsh - Curiosa - 1892 - 1104 pages
...reason to think it was at first a reference to the habits of the " bloods" or aristocratic rowdies of the end of the seventeenth and the beginning of the eighteenth century. Bloody drunk must originally have meant as drunk as a blood ; thence the adjective was extended to...
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HANDY -BOOK OF LITERARY CURIOSITIES

WILLIAM S WALSH - 1892
...reason to think it was at first a reference to the habits of the "bloods" or aristocratic rowdies of the end of the seventeenth and the beginning of the eighteenth century. Bloody drunk must originally have meant as drunk as a blood; thence the adjective was extended to kindred...
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The binding of books: an essay in the history of gold-tooled bindings

Herbert Percy Horne - Bookbinding - 1894 - 224 pages
...speaking, in this place. But I may add, that some charming effects of colour were obtained in France at the end of the seventeenth, and the beginning of the eighteenth century, by a method, which is known as marbling under the gold. The edges of the book are fanned out, right...
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A System of Legal Medicine, Volume 1

Allan McLane Hamilton, Edwin Lawrence Godkin - Medical jurisprudence - 1894
...fostered and encouraged in England by law And custom, the reverse was the case on the Continent. In the end of the seventeenth and the beginning of the eighteenth century, ordinances forbidding the insurance of lives of persons were issued in the Netherlauds, in Genoa, Amsterdam,...
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A System of legal medicine, Volume 1

Allan McLane Hamilton - 1894
...fostered and encouraged in England by law and custom, the reverse was the case on the Continent. In the end of the seventeenth and the beginning of the eighteenth century, ordinances forbidding the insurance of lives of persons were issued in the Netherlands, in Genoa, Amsterdam,...
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a history of nineteeth century literature

george saintsbury - 1895
...necessities of an agreeable narrative. But the patient industry of the French school of historical scholars, at the end of the seventeenth and the beginning of the eighteenth century, founded this new tradition ; the magnificent genius of Gibbon showed how the observance of it might...
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