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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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The Romance and Tragedy of Pioneer Life: A Popular Account of the Heroes and ...

Augustus Lynch Mason - Indians of North America - 1884 - 1032 pages
...possible that the old savage regarded him as a liar, for after his questionings were over, Smith says, "a long consultation was held, but the conclusion...stones were brought before Powhatan ; then as many savages as could, layd hands on him, dragged him to them, and theron laid his head," preparatory to...
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Capt. John Smith, of Willoughby, Volume 1

John Smith - Bermuda Islands - 1884 - 984 pages
...King, all the people gaue [/Axhx.Uv, 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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The American Library of Art, Literature and Song, Volume 2

Literature - 1886
...before the king, all the people gave a great shout. The queen of Appamatuck was appointed to bring him water to wash his hands, and another brought him a bunch of feathers, instead ofatowel, todrythem. Having feasted him after their best barbarous manner they could, a long consultation...
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A Library of American Literature...

Stedman, Edmund C. and Hutchinson Ellen M. - 1888
...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 they could, a long consultation was held, but...
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Report of the Board of Trustees of Public Schools of the City of Washington

District of Columbia. Board of Trustees of Public Schools - Education - 1888
...before the King all the people gave a great shout. The Queene of Appamalnck was appointed to bring him water to wash his hands and another brought him a bunch of fetthers, instead of a Towell to dry them. Having feasted him after their best barbarous manner they...
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The Encyclopaedia Britannica: A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences and ..., Volume 22

Thomas Spencer Baynes, William Robertson Smith - Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1890
...wonder, and finally, about Sth January 1608, brought him to Powhatan at Werowocomoco. "Having feasted him after their best barbarous manner they could, a long...was two great stones were brought before Powhatan ; thea as many as could laid hands on Smith, dragged him to them, and thereon kid his head. And, being...
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Historical Essays

Henry Adams - Currency question - 1891 - 422 pages
...with bread, and one to accornpanie me. . . . " From Weramocomoco is but matuck was appointed to bring him water to wash his hands, and another brought him a bunch of feathers, instead of a Towell to dry them. Having feasted him after their best barbarous manner they could, a long consultation...
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The Classic and the Beautiful from the Literature of Three ..., Volume 2

Henry Coppée - Literature - 1895
...before the king, all the people gave a great shout. The queen 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 they could, a long consultation was held, but...
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Works, 1608-1631, Volume 2

John Smith - United States - 1895
...King, all the people gaue [>/.xhx,ixv, a grea{ 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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Southern Literature from 1579-1895: A Comprehensive Review, with Copious ...

Louise Manly - American literature - 1895 - 540 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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