Annals of Winchester College: From Its Foundation in the Year 1382 to the Present Time : with an Appendix Containing the Charter of Foundation, Wykeham's Statutes of 1400, and Other Documents and an Index

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H. Frowde, 1892 - 551 pages
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Page 276 - Live joyfully with the wife whom thou lovest all the days of the life of thy vanity, which he hath given thee under the sun all the days of thy vanity: for that is thy portion in this life, and in thy labour which thou takest under the sun. Whatsoever thy hand findeth to do, do it with thy might; for there is no work, nor device, nor knowledge, nor wisdom, in the grave whither thou goest.
Page 438 - In cujus rei testimonium has literas nostras fieri fecimus patentes. TESTE ME IPSO apud Westmonasterium decimo septimo die Decembris anno regni nostri tertio.
Page 293 - Italy, their forkes being for the most part made of yron or steele, and some of silver, but those are used only by gentlemen. The reason of this their curiosity is, because the Italian cannot by any means indure to have his dish touched with fingers, seeing all men's fingers are not alike cleane.
Page 443 - ... de capitalibus dominis feodi illius per servicia inde debita et de jure consueta. Et ego vero predictus...
Page 438 - Capella predicta pro animabus predictis singulis diebus celebraturum imperpetuum, sicut predictum est tenore presencium similiter licenciam dedimus specialem, statuto de terris et tenementis ad manum mortuam non ponendis edito non obstante. Nolentes quod...
Page 450 - ... Prepositis Ministris et omnibus Ballivis et fidelibus suis salutem. Inspeximus cartam confirmacionis domini Ricardi nuper Regis Anglie secundi post conquestum Ciuibus Ciuitatis Lincolnie et eorum heredibus et successoribus Ciuibus Ciuitatis illius factam in hec verba. Ricardus Dei gracia...
Page 293 - ... which they hold in their other hand upon the same dish, so that whatsoever he be that sitting in the company of any others at...
Page 293 - I observed a custom in all those Italian cities and towns through the which I passed, that is not used in any other country that I saw in my travels; neither do I think that any other nation of Christendom doth use it, but only Italy. The Italian, and also most strangers that are commorant in Italy, do always at their meals use a little fork when they cut their meat.
Page 245 - I AB do utterly testify and declare in my conscience, that the Queen's Highness is the only supreme Governor of this realm, and of all other her Highness's dominions and countries, as well in all spiritual or ecclesiastical things or causes, as temporal...
Page 293 - Italian fashion by this forked cutting of meate, not only while I was in Italy, but also in Germany, and oftentimes in England since I came home; being once quipped for that frequent using of my forke by a certain learned gentleman, a familiar friend of mine, one Mr.

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