Biographische Denkmale: t. Graf Wilhelm zur Lippe. Graf Matthias von der Schulenburg. König Theodor von Corsica

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G. Reimer, 1845 - Germany
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Page 357 - Near this place is interred Theodore king of Corsica ; who died in this parish Dec. 11, 1756, immediately after leaving the King's-bench prison, by the benefit of the Act of Insolvency •In consequence of which, he registered his kingdom of Corsica for the use of his creditors. The grave, great teacher, to a level brings Heroes and beggars, galley slaves, and kings. But Theodore this moral learn'd ere dead : ~\ Fate pour'd its lesson on his living head ; > Bestow'da kingdom, and deny'd him bread.
Page 363 - Relation de l'expédition du Portugal faite, en 1807 et 1808...
Page 356 - whose claim to royalty was as indisputable as the most ancient titles to any monarchy can pretend to be ; that is, the choice of his subjects ; the voluntary election of an injured people, who had the common right of mankind to freedom, and the uncommon resolution of determining to be free.
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Page 362 - Observaçoens e maneira de par em pratica a disciplina militar para maior seguranca de Portugal, pelo maréchal Lippe, unb in 9lr. VIII. Extractos de tres cartas do conde Lippe ao marquez de Pombal etc. ftnb nidjt jur <jpanb gewefen. Mémoire« de Sébastien Joseph di- Carralho et Mélo, comte d'Oeyras, marquis de Pombal.

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