An Historical View of the Government of Maryland: From Its Colonization to the Present Day, Volume 1

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F. Lucas, Jr., Cushing & Sons, and W. & J. Neal, 1831 - Maryland - 539 pages
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Page 227 - the enforcing of the conscience in matters of religion hath frequently fallen out to be of dangerous consequence in those commonwealths where it hath been...
Page 5 - Treasurer and Company of Adventurers of the city of London for the first colony in Virginia...
Page ii - In conformity to the act of the Congress of the United States, entitled, An act for the encouragement of learning, by securing the copies of maps, charts, and books, to the authors and proprietors of such copies, during the times therein mentioned.
Page 1 - Assigns, all that Part of the Peninsula, or Chersonese, lying in the Parts of America, between the Ocean on the East and the Bay of Chesapeake on the West...
Page 345 - Resolved, That the first adventurers and settlers of this his Majesty's colony and dominion brought with them and transmitted to their posterity, and all other his Majesty's subjects since inhabiting in this his Majesty's said colony, all the privileges, franchises, and immunities that have at any time been held, enjoyed, and possessed by the people of Great Britain; 2.
Page 495 - The ideas of natural justice are regulated by no fixed standard; the ablest and the purest men have differed upon the subject; and all...
Page 495 - If, on the other hand, the legislature of the Union, or the legislature of any member of the Union, shall pass a law, within the general scope of their constitutional power, the court cannot pronounce it to be void, merely because it is, in their judgment, contrary to the principles of natural justice.
Page 259 - St. Mary's once was in repute, Now here the Judges try the Suit, And lawyers twice a Year dispute. As oft the Bench most gravely meet, Some to get Drunk, and some to eat A swinging share of Country Treat.
Page 1 - England is terminated : and all the tract of that land within the metes underwritten, (that is to say,) passing from the said bay, called Delaware bay, in a right line, by the degree aforesaid, unto the true...
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