Paris : Or, a Faggot of French Sticks

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Michael Doolady, 1859 - 495 páginas
 

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Página 261 - I saw a smith stand with his hammer, thus, The whilst his iron did on the anvil cool, With open mouth swallowing a tailor's news ; Who, with his shears and measure in his hand, Standing on slippers, which his nimble haste Had falsely thrust upon contrary feet...
Página 428 - Fare thee well! and if for ever, Still for ever, fare thee well: Even though unforgiving, never 'Gainst thee shall my heart rebel. Would that breast were bared before thee Where thy head so oft hath lain, While that placid sleep came o'er thee Which thou ne'er canst know again: Would that breast, by thee glanced over, Every inmost thought could show!
Página 460 - Will you, to the utmost of your power, maintain the laws of God, the true profession of the Gospel, and the Protestant reformed religion established by law? And will you maintain and preserve inviolably the settlement of the united Church of England and Ireland...
Página 468 - Then Judas, which had betrayed him, when he saw that he was condemned, repented himself, and brought again the thirty pieces of silver to the chief priests and elders, 4 Saying, I have sinned, in that I have betrayed the innocent blood.
Página 350 - On the ceiling I observed a large allegorical painting by Pirot, representing Paris environed by the Muses and the attributes of art ; in the background appeared an assembly of the most eminent men in France. The whole is surrounded by ten hexagonal compartments, containing allegorical figures of Theology, Medicine, Mechanics, Agriculture, Law, Commerce, Natural Philosophy, Chemistry, Justice, and Geometry. In the first section of this splendid chamber the compartments of the ceiling are charged...
Página 468 - Saying, I have sinned in that I have betrayed the innocent blood. And they said, "What is that to us? See thou to that. And he cast down the pieces of silver in the temple, and departed, and went and hanged himself.
Página 89 - twas wild. But thou, O Hope, with eyes so fair, What was thy delighted measure? Still it whispered promised pleasure, And bade the lovely scenes at distance hail ! Still would her touch the strain prolong; And from the rocks, the woods, the vale, She...
Página 224 - Appartements, which occupy the whole of the first floor of the central projecting building facing the garden ; the suite on the north belonged to the King, that on the south was the Queen's. The former present a striking contrast to the other suites of the palace ; they are large and...
Página 468 - Queen at this time assembled ; that thou wouldest be pleased to direct and prosper all their consultations to the advancement of thy glory, the good of thy Church, the safety, honour, and welfare of our sovereign, and her dominions ; that all things may be so ordered and settled by their endeavours upon the best and surest foundations, that peace and happiness, truth and justice, religion and piety, may be established among us for all generations.
Página 483 - ... does not reveal his resolution. All his moral nature is in a certain manner kept under by his physical nature. He thinks, and does not discuss ; he decides, and does not deliberate ; he acts, and does not make much movement ; he pronounces, and does not assign his reasons.

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