Athenae Cantabrigienses: 1586-1609

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Deighton, Bell, 1861
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Page 169 - ... else, I must do it, as it were, in such weight, measure, and number, even so perfectly, as God made the world; or else I am so sharply taunted, so cruelly threatened, yea presently sometimes with pinches, nips, and bobs, and other ways (which I will not name for the...
Page 169 - I bear them, so without measure misordered, that I think myself in hell, till time come that I must go to Mr. Elmer; who teacheth me so gently, so pleasantly, with such fair allurements to learning, that I think all the time nothing, whiles I am with him.
Page 336 - When a man's ways please the LORD, he maketh even his enemies to be at peace with him.
Page 511 - And Annas the high priest, and Caiaphas, and John, and Alexander, and as many as were of the kindred of the high priest, were gathered together at Jerusalem.
Page 168 - Duchess, with all the household, gentlemen and gentlewomen, were hunting in the park. I found her in her chamber reading...
Page 159 - The troublesome raigne and lamentable death of Edward the second, King of England: with the tragicall fall of proud Mortimer...
Page 168 - and tell you a truth which perchance ye will marvel at. One of the greatest benefits that ever God gave me, is that he sent me so sharp and severe parents, and so gentle a schoolmaster. For when I am in presence...
Page 425 - He that is of God heareth God's words : ye therefore hear them not, because ye are not of God.
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Page 137 - ... discovered by any Christian. I navigated along the coast of Chili, Peru, and New Spain, where I made great spoils. I burnt and sunk nineteen sail of ships, small and great.

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