The Biographical Dictionary of the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge--, Том 3,Выпуск 1

Лицевая обложка
 

Отзывы - Написать отзыв

Не удалось найти ни одного отзыва.

Избранные страницы

Другие издания - Просмотреть все

Часто встречающиеся слова и выражения

Популярные отрывки

Стр. 260 - Plight (towards the end of the fifteenth or the beginning of the sixteenth century...
Стр. 259 - Wit they had all in equal measure, and in a measure so large, that no age perhaps ever produced three men, to whom Nature had more bountifully bestowed it, or in whom Art had brought it to higher perfection.
Стр. 120 - Jesus said unto him, If thou wilt be perfect, go and sell that thou hast and give to the poor, and thou shalt have treasure in heaven: and come and follow me
Стр. 8 - Essai historique sur le commerce et la navigation de la mer Noire...
Стр. 259 - Gulliver is in every body's hands. Lord Scarborough, who is no inventor of stories, told me, that he fell in company with a master of a ship, who told him, that he was very well acquainted with Gulliver ; but that the printer had mistaken, that he lived in Wapping, and not at Rotherhirhe. I lent the book to an old gentleman, who went immediately to his map to search for Lilliput.
Стр. 317 - Somerville was committed to the Tower on a charge of high treason, and having on his apprehension said something of his father-in-law and mother-in-law, orders were sent into Warwickshire for their apprehension.
Стр. 207 - Letters on the Prevalence of Christianity, before its Civil Establishment. With Observations on a late History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire.
Стр. 206 - ... vice of that age, many of the wives and children of Queen Elizabeth's glorious captains were reduced to poverty, his purse was their common treasury, and they knew not...
Стр. 259 - ... they all had in common. Dr. Arbuthnot was skilled in every thing which related to science ; Mr. Pope was a master in the fine arts ; and Dr. Swift excelled in the knowledge of the world. Wit they had all in equal measure, and...
Стр. 227 - Constantino of Parma, and Pierre de Poletica, actual Counsellor of State, Knight of the order of St. Anne of the first Class, and Grand Cross of the order of St. Wladimir of the second ; who, after having exchanged their full powers, found in good and due form, have agreed upon and signed the following stipulations.

Библиографические данные