A Concise Description of the Endowed Grammar Schools in England and Wales, Volume 1

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Page 118 - The Governors of the possessions, revenues and goods of the Free Grammar School of King Edward the Sixth in Sherborne in the county of Dorset.
Page 736 - Pounds a year, of which they are desirous to make him Master ; but, unfortunately, he is not capable of receiving their Bounty, which would make him happy for life...
Page 751 - — one day contains the whole of my life ; that it was unvaried as the note of the cuckoo ; and that he did not know whether it was more disagreeable for him to teach, or the boys to learn, the grammar rules.
Page 131 - Latin either in verse or in prose; for my intent is by this school specially to increase knowledge and worshipping of God and our Lord Christ Jesu and good Christian life and manners in the children.
Page 131 - I would they were taught always in good literature both Latin and Greek, and good authors, such as have the very Roman eloquence joined with wisdom, especially Christian authors that wrote their wisdom with clean and chaste Latin either in verse or in prose...
Page 562 - The right of nomination belongs 1st. To the Dean and Chapter of Canterbury, who are to appoint such sons of their Norfolk, Suffolk, and Lincolnshire tenants as are educated at the school of that city. 2dly. To the Dean and Chapter of Westminster, for students from Westminster school.
Page xi - country, collected by the induftry of my be" loved mafter Egbert. May it pleafe your " imperial Majefty, in your great wifdom, to " permit me to fend fome of our youth to " tranfcribe the moft valuable books in that ** library, and thereby tranfplant the flowers of ** Britain into France *6.
Page 272 - God one thousand sixe hundred thirty and fower and in the tenth yeare of the Raigne of our Soveraigne lord Charles by the Grace of God of England Scotland Fraunee and Ireland King Defender of the Faith &c.
Page 515 - Ye shall submit your child to be ordered in all things, according to the discrecion of the Schoolmaster. ' ' Ye shall find for your child ink, paper, pens, wax-candles for Winter, and all other things at any time requisite and necessary for the maintenance of his study.
Page 656 - They shall use no weapons in the School as sword, dagger, waster, or other like, to fight or brawl withal, nor any unlawful gaming in the School. — They shall not haunt taverns, alehouses, or playing at any unlawful games as cards, dice- tables or such like.

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