The Court Magazine and Monthly Critic, and Lady's Magazine and Museum: A Family Journal of the Belles Lettres, Music, Fine Arts, Drama, Fashion, Etc, Volume 28

Dobbs, 1846

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Pagina 103 - No mention shall be made of coral, or of pearls : for the price of wisdom is above rubies. The topaz of Ethiopia shall not equal it, neither shall it be valued with pure gold.
Pagina 190 - WHEREAS the late King James the Second, by the Assistance of divers evil Counsellors, Judges, and Ministers employed by him, did endeavour to subvert and extirpate the Protestant Religion and the Laws and Liberties of this Kingdom.
Pagina 190 - By assuming and exercising a power of dispensing* with and suspending of laws, and the execution of laws, without consent of Parliament.
Pagina 190 - By levying money for and to the use of the Crown by pretence of prerogative for other time and in other manner than the same was granted by...
Pagina 75 - THE beautiful spring delights me well, When flowers and leaves are growing ; And it pleases my heart to hear the swell Of the birds' sweet chorus flowing, In the echoing wood ; And I love to see, all scattered around, Pavilions and tents on the martial ground ; And my spirit finds it good To see, on the level plains beyond, Gay knights and steeds caparison'd.
Pagina 76 - Charge them ! " rung From each side, as in battle closing, Where the horses neigh, And the call to
Pagina 102 - There is something in sickness that breaks down the pride of manhood; that softens the heart, and brings it back to the feelings of infancy. Who that has languished, even in advanced life, in sickness and despondency; who that has pined on a weary bed in the neglect and loneliness of a foreign land; but has thought on the mother "that looked on his childhood," that smoothed his pillow, and administered to his helplessness?
Pagina 196 - E'en bearded sages hail'd the boy ; And all but Plato gaz'd with joy. For he, deep-judging sage, beheld, With pain, the triumphs of the field ; And when the charioteer drew nigh, And, flush'd with hope, had caught his eye ; " Alas! unhappy youth," he cried, " Expect no praise from me
Pagina 105 - ... the half-starv'd Frenchmen strut, And call us English dogs ! But soon we'll teach these bragging foes, That beef and beer give heavier blows Than soup and roasted frogs. " The priests, inflam'd with righteous hopes, Prepare their axes, wheels, and ropes, To bend the stift-neck'd sinner ; But should they sink in coming over, Old Nick may fish "twixt France and Dover, And catch a glorious dinner.
Pagina 189 - Johnson observes in a memorable passage, " to abstract the mind from all local emotion would be impossible if it were endeavoured, and would be foolish if it were possible. That man is little to be envied — whose piety would not grow warmer among the ruins of lona.

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