London Magazine: Or, Gentleman's Monthly Intelligencer..., Volume 32

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C. Ackers, 1763 - English essays
 

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Page 261 - ... in confequence of the heavy charge brought againft you, for being the author of an infamous and feditious libel, tending to inflame the minds, and alienate the affections of the people from...
Page 180 - ... for his care and trouble in the faithful discharge of it. And upon this score the municipal laws of some nations have given a much larger authority to the parents than others. The antient Roman laws gave the father a power of life and death over his children ; upon this principle, that he who gave had also the power of taking away a.
Page 476 - Tis also very pleasant to observe how tenderly he and all his brethren voyage-writers lament the miserable confinement of the Turkish ladies, who are perhaps more free than any ladies in the universe, and are the only women in the world that lead a life of uninterrupted pleasure, exempt from cares, their whole time being spent in visiting, bathing, or the agreeable amusement of spending money and inventing new fashions.
Page 307 - I was at last forced to open my shirt, and shew them my stays ; which satisfied them very well ; for, I saw, they believed I was locked up in that machine, and that it was not in my own power to open it, which contrivance they attributed to my husband.
Page 538 - ... all causes, as well criminal as civil, according to law and equity, and, as near as may be, agreeable to the laws of England...
Page 147 - Ryswick of 1697; those of peace and of commerce of Utrecht of 1713; that of Baden of 1714; the treaty of the triple alliance of the Hague of 1717; that of the quadruple alliance of London of 1718; the treaty of peace of Vienna of 1738; the definitive treaty of...
Page 147 - Potent Prince, Charles the Third, by the grace of God. King of Spain and of the Indies, after having laid the foundations of peace in the preliminaries...
Page 153 - Holy and Undivided Trinity. It having pleased the Divine Providence to dispose the hearts of the Most Serene and Most Potent Prince, George the Third, by the grace of God, King of Great Britain, France and Ireland, Defender of the Faith, Duke of Brunswick and Lunenburg, ArchTreasurer and Prince Elector of the Holy Roman Empire, &c...
Page 306 - These voitures are not at all like ours, but much more convenient for the country, the heat being so great that glasses would be very troublesome. They are made a good deal...
Page 538 - Colonies, and of the People and Inhabitants thereof, as near as may be agreeable to the Laws of England...

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