The History and Traditions of Ravenstonedale, Westmorland, Količina 1

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John Heywood, 1877
 

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Stran 84 - Pray for the peace of Jerusalem: they shall prosper that love thee. Peace be within thy walls, and prosperity within thy palaces. For my brethren and companions' sakes, I will now say, Peace be within thee.
Stran 49 - Our toils obscure, and a' that ; The rank is but the guinea's stamp, The man's the gowd for a' that ! What tho' on hamely fare we dine, Wear hoddin gray, and a' that ; Gie fools their silks, and knaves their wine, A man's a man, for a' that ! For a
Stran 48 - Wharton, the scorn and wonder of our days, Whose ruling passion was the lust of praise: Born with whate'er could win it from the wise, Women and fools must like him or he dies; Though wondering senates hung on all he spoke, The club must hail him master of the joke.
Stran 48 - ... violent in parties, and expenfive in cultivating the arts of popularity , which indeed ought to be in fome meafure charged to his education under fuch a father, who (it is faid) expended 80,000 I.
Stran 46 - Lord 1662, openly and publicly, before the congregation assembled for religious worship, declare his unfeigned assent and consent to...
Stran 20 - Of our own knowledge, and within our own memory, no felon, though a murderer, was to be carried out of the parish for trial, and one Holme, a murderer, lived and died in Ravenstonedale, whose posterity continued there for two generations, when the family became extinct...
Stran 43 - Catechisms shall be yearly provided, now entitled, 'The Grounds and Principles of the Christian Religion, with the Proofs thereof out of the Scriptures.
Stran 21 - Here's a large and handsome church ; the quire part the worst, but all repair'd (as one continued pile of building) at the common charge of the parish. The altar has no rails, and stands at a distance from ye east window, having two rows of seats, or benches, betwixt it and that for the scholars. They have a tradition that ye steward and jury of ye mannour sate formerly on these benches in judgment (of life and death) upon such malefactors as were arraign'd for any capital crime...
Stran 20 - In pursuance of these grants, the aforesaid manuscript of Anthony Folhergill sets forth, that if a murderer fled to the church or sanctuary, and tolled the holy bell, (as it was called,) I e was free; and that if a stranger came within the precincls of the the manor, he was safe from the pursuer.
Stran 48 - Alexander ; they would have done juft as Philip and Alexander did. The young marquis fet out in the world a violent Whig, and for his extraordinary fervices, in parliament and out of it, was created duke of Wharton. After that, he fet up in oppofuion to the miniftry, then be.

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