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" Having feasted him after their best barbarous manner they could, a long consultation was held, but the conclusion was, two great stones were brought before Powhatan : then as many as could... "
The Family Magazine - Page 88
1837
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First Lessons in American History

Samuel Eagle Forman - United States - 1916 - 376 pages
...hands. Another brought me a bunch of feathers, instead of a towel, to dry them. Having feasted me in the best barbarous manner they could, a long consultation was held, but the conclusion was that two great stones were brought before Powhatan. Then as many as could laid hands on me, dragged...
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American Patriotic Prose, with Notes and Biographies

Augustus White Long - American prose literature - 1917 - 389 pages
...before the King, all the people gave a great shout. The Queene of Appamatuck 1 was appointed to bring him water to wash his hands, and another brought him...bunch of feathers instead of a towel, to dry them. Having feasted him after their best barbarous manner, a long consultation was held; but the conclusion...
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Barnes's Elementary History of the United States

James Baldwin - United States - 1918 - 400 pages
...warriors and women shouted. One of the women brought him water to wash his hands, and another gave him a bunch of feathers, instead of a towel, to dry them. Then they made a feast for him, giving him all kinds of choice food. While he was eating, the chiefs and...
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History of American Literature

Leonidas Warren Payne - American literature - 1919 - 416 pages
...before the King, all the people gaue a great shout. The Queene of Appamatuck was appointed to bring him water to wash his hands, and another brought him a bunch of feathers, in stead of a Towell to dry them: having feasted him after their best barbarous manner they could,...
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American Literature; a Study of the Man and the Books that in the Earlier ...

William Joseph Long - American literature - 1923 - 513 pages
...before the King, all the people gave a great shout. The Queene of Appamatuck was appointed to bring him water to wash his hands, and another brought him...bunch of feathers instead of a towel, to dry them. Having feasted him after their best barbarous manner, a long consultation was held ; but the conclusion...
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The Modern Student's Book of English Literature

Harry Morgan Ayres - English literature - 1924 - 898 pages
...before the king, all the people gave a great shout. The queen of Appamatuck was appointed to bring ns to man to assist him and buttress an arch Naught : having feasted him after their best barbarous manner they could, a long consultation was held, but...
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The Story of Virginia's First Century

Mary Newton Stanard - Virginia - 1928 - 320 pages
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An Autobiography of America

Mark Van Doren - United States - 1929 - 737 pages
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American Literature: An Interpretative Survey

Ernest Erwin Leisy - American literature - 1929 - 299 pages
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