The Town Talk: The Fish-pool, The Plebian, The Old Whig, The Spinster, Etc

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Page 245 - ... assigns, should at any time agree with, and no others, from time to time, and at all times thereafter during the term of years therein expressed, should and lawfully might make, use, exercise and vend...
Page 424 - Trade, without enlarging the British territories, has given us a kind of additional empire. It has multiplied the number of the rich, made our landed estates infinitely more valuable than they were formerly, and added to them an accession of other estates as valuable as the lands themselves.
Page 249 - Humiliation be observed throughout that Part of Our Kingdom of Great Britain called England, Our Dominion of Wales, and Town of Berwick upon Tweed...
Page 98 - AB, his executors, administrators, and assigns, that these our letters patent, or the enrolment or exemplification thereof, shall be in and by all things good, firm, valid, sufficient, and effectual in the law, according to the true intent and meaning thereof...
Page 423 - For these reasons there are not more useful members in a commonwealth than merchants. They knit mankind together in a mutual intercourse of good offices, distribute the gifts of nature, find work for the poor, add wealth to the rich, and magnificence to the great.
Page 394 - Property ; but it is as true, that Power will command Property ; and, according to the Degeneracy of human Nature, the Lords may as well grow corrupt as other Men ; and if they...
Page 382 - ... and esteem for your many great and uncommon talents. And I take the liberty to say, thus publicly to yourself, what I have often said to others on the subject of my behaviour to you ; I never had any other reason to lessen my Lord of Oxford, than that which Brutus had to stab Caesar — the love of my country.
Page 163 - Balmerino, and every of you, return to the prison of the Tower, from whence you came; from thence you must be drawn to the place of execution; when you come there, you must be hanged by the neck; but not till you...
Page 60 - Still on his wide unwearied view extends, Which I may tell, since none are here but friends ; In a few months he is not without hope, But 'tis a secret, to convert the Pope. Of this, however, he'll inform you better, Soon as his Holiness receives his Letter.
Page 159 - Majesty, and which you now lay claim, to, ought certainly to have with-held your Hands from endeavouring to...

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