The Gentleman's Magazine, Volume 32

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F. Jefferies, 1762 - Early English newspapers
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Page 31 - He shall not die, by G — , cried my uncle Toby. ' — The ACCUSING SPIRIT, which flew up to heaven's chancery with the oath, blush'd as he gave it in ; — and the RECORDING ANGEL, as he wrote it down, dropp'da tear upon the word, and blotted it out for ever.
Page 11 - ... after his defeat, to appear before Fingal, retires to the cave of Tura. Fingal engages the enemy, puts them to flight; but the coming on of night makes the victory not decisive.
Page 450 - Of all the extraordinary things that have been tendered to your royal hands since your first happy arrival in Britain, it may be boldly said, what now bespeaks your majesty's acceptance is the chief : " Not in itself indeed; it is a trifle unworthy your exalted rank, and what will hardly prove an entertaining amusement to one of your majesty's...
Page 165 - ... whatsoever for the Purpose of fighting or baiting of Bears, Cockfighting, baiting or fighting of Badgers or other Animals, shall, on Conviction thereof before any One Justice of the Peace, forfeit any Sum not exceeding Five Pounds, and in default of immediate Payment shall be liable to be imprisoned and kept to hard Labour for any Time not exceeding Two Months, unless the said Penalty shall be sooner paid...
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Page 229 - The mortified parts feparated gradually from the found parts; and the furgeon had, in inuit of the cafes, no other trouble than to cut through the bone, which was black and almoft dry. — The ftate of their limbs at prefent is...
Page 16 - ... to be informed, If the court of Spain intended to join the French, our enemies, to make war on Great Britain ; or to depart from their neutrality ? Whereas the anfwer concerns one treaty only, which is faid to be of the...
Page 132 - Majesty, that I may be permitted to enjoy it pure and unmixed with the lucrative advantages which you propose should attend it.
Page 132 - I shall transmit therefore the sense of the House of Commons, that the augmentation which your generosity has proposed, may...
Page 264 - For it was supposed that, when such a throng of knights and barons bold as Milton speaks of, were got together, the distressed would flock in from all quarters, as to a place where they knew they might find and claim redress for all their grievances.

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