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Turkey and the Crimean War: A Narrative of Historical Events - Scholar's ...
Sir Adolphus Slade
No preview available - 2015
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Page 456 - Queens of Song : being Memoirs of some of the most celebrated Female Vocalists who have performed on the Lyric Stage from the Earliest Days of Opera to the Present Time. To which is added a Chronological List of all the Operas that have been performed in Europe.
Page 245 - The words of a talebearer are as wounds, and they go down into the innermost parts of the belly.
Page 453 - ARISTOTLE : a Chapter from the History of Science. With Analyses of Aristotle's Scientific Writings.
Page 448 - ... eagerness as myself, (she says ;) but as I best know my own feelings, I am certain I go beyond her. Of this I am certain, that we shall both count the day till we have the happiness of seeing you. Come quickly then, I pray you. " I beg you, Sir, to receive the assurance of the respectful consideration with which I have the honour to be your Excellency's most humble and obedient servant.
Page 453 - William Hogarth; painter, engraver, and philosopher; essays on the man, the work, and the time.
Page 61 - Whosoever shall confess me before men, him also will I confess before my Father which is in heaven. But whosoever shall deny me before men, him also will I deny before my Father which is in heaven, Mat.
Page 358 - Crusading armies, after they had been driven from every other part of Palestine. Within that circuit " the kings of Jerusalem and Cyprus, of the house of Lusignan ; the princes of Antioch ; the counts of Tripoli and Sidon ; the great masters of the Hospital, the Temple, and the Teutonic Orders ; the Republics of Venice, Genoa, and Pisa ; the Pope's legate ; the kings of France and England, assumed an independent command. Seventeen tribunals exercised the power of life and death'.
Page 456 - JOURNAL OF A POLITICAL MISSION TO AFGHANISTAN IN 1857. With an Account of the Country and People. By HW BELI.EW, Medical Officer to the Mission. With Eight Plates.