A new general biographical dictionary, projected and partly arranged by H.J. Rose, Volume 1

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Page 86 - He wrote, as different exigencies required (in 1707), the Present State of the War, and the necessity of an augmentation...
Page 32 - ... of blood. Were it permitted for a soldier to regret any one who has fallen in the service of his country, I might be excused for lamenting him, more than any other person; but it is some consolation to those who tenderly loved him, that as his life was honourable, so was his death glorious. His memory will be recorded in the annals of his country — will be sacred to every British soldier, and embalmed in the recollection of a grateful posterity.
Page 74 - He was one of the first, if not the very first, to practise excision in cases of carious joints.
Page 9 - A brief description of the whole World, wherein is particularly described all the monarchies, empires, and kingdoms of the same, with their academies,
Page 103 - History, English and French, exemplified in a regular Dissection of the Saxon Chronicle; London, 1830.
Page 1 - The Reasons which Dr. Hill hath brought for the upholding of Papistry, unmasked and shewed to be very weak, &c.
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Page 282 - There were at that time two physicians and two surgeons in waiting, with whom and the officers on guard I dined on what had been dressed for the prince's dinner. The physicians were called in immediately after to attend the prince, who was struggling out of one convulsion into another ; and, after great agonies, expired at five o'clock in the afternoon.
Page 66 - Sir Robert was of the Society of Lincoln's Inn in the early part of the reign of King Henry VIII., becoming as eminent as his ancestor in the study of law, and with his father attended the Duke of Norfolk at the reception of Lady Anne, daughter of John, Duke of Cleves, who married King Henry VIII., Jan. 1, 1539.

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