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" Every king hath his council, and that consists of all the old and wise men of his nation, which perhaps is two hundred people. Nothing of moment is undertaken, be it war, peace, selling of land or traffic, without advising with them ; and which is more,... "
Memoirs of the private and public life of William Penn: who settled the ... - Page 148
by Thomas Clarkson, William Penn - 1827
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The Select Works of William Penn....

William Penn - Society of Friends - 1782
...without advifing with them ; and, which is more, with the young men too. It is admirable to confider, how powerful the kings are, and yet how they move by the breath of their people. I have .had occafion to be in council with them upon treaties for land, and to adjuft the terms of trade: their...
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The History of Pennsylvania: In North America, from the Original Institution ...

Robert Proud - Delaware - 1797
...moment is undertaken, be it war, peace, fel- &c. ling of land, or traffick, without advifing with them; and, which is more, with the young men, too. It is admirable to confider how powerful the Kings are, and yet how they move by the breath of their people. I have had...
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A Complete History of the United States of America: Embracing the Whole ...

Frederick Butler - United States - 1821
...of moment is undertaken, of war or peace, selling of land, or traffic, without advising with them ; and which is more, with the young men too. It is admirable...them upon treaties for land, and to adjust the terms for their trade. Their order is this, the king sits' in the middle of a half moon, and hath his council,...
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Sketches of the History, Manners Et Customs of the North-american ..., Volume 2

James Buchanan - 1824
...Nothing of moment is undertaken, be it war, peace, selling of land, traffic, without advising with them ; and which is more, with the young men too. It is admirable to consider how powerful the kings are, and how they move by the breath of the people. 1 have had occasion to be in council with them upon treaties...
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Sketches of the History, Manners, and Customs of the North American Indians

James Buchanan (British consul at New York.) - Indians of North America - 1824 - 371 pages
...Nothing of moment is undertaken, be it war, peai selling of land, traffic, without advising with them ; a which is more, with the young men too. It is admirable to consider how powerful the kings are, a how they move by ihe breath of the people. I have had occasion to be in council with them upon treat...
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Sketches of the history, manners, and customs of the North ..., Volume 1

James Buchanan (British consul at New York.), John Gottlieb Ernestus Heckewelder, Samuel Farmar Jarvis, Peter Stephen Du Ponceau - Indian mythology - 1824 - 156 pages
...moment is undertaken, be it war, peace, sellingef land.traffic, without advising with them ; and winch is more, with the young men too. it is admirable to consider how powerful the kings are, and how they move by the breath of the people. 1 have had occasion to be in council with them upon treaties...
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Sketches of the history, manners, and customs of the North American Indians

James Buchanan (British consul at New York.) - Indians of North America - 1824 - 371 pages
...too. It is admirable to consider how powerful the kings are, and how they move by the breath of the people. I have had occasion to be in council with them upon treaties of laud, and to adjust the terms of trade. Their order is thus; the king sits in the middle of a half...
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The select works of William Penn, Volume 3

William Penn - 1825
...is undertaken, be it war, peace, selling of land or traffic, without advising with them ; and, whicn is more, with the young men too. It is admirable to...adjust the terms of trade : their order is thus : the king sits in the middle of an half moon, and hath Irs council, the old and wise on each hand ; behind...
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Annals of Philadelphia: Being a Collection of Memoirs, Anecdotes, and ...

John Fanning Watson - New York (N.Y.) - 1830 - 24 pages
...of moment is undertaken, be it war, peace, selling of land, or traffic, without advising with them ; and which is more, with the young men .too. It is...adjust the terms of trade. Their order is thus : the king sits in the middle of an half moon, and hath his council, the old and wise on each hand : behind...
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Historic Tales of Olden Time: Concerning the Early Settlement and ...

John Fanning Watson - New York (N.Y.) - 1832 - 214 pages
...of moment is undertaken, be it war, peace, selling of land, or traffic, without advising with them ; and, which is more, with the young men too. It is...and yet how they move by the breath of their people. • For their original, I am ready to believe them of the Jewish race ; I mean, of the stock of the...
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