Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books
" ... towards a sovereign, which we denominate loyalty; alike distinguishable from the stupid devotion of eastern slaves, and from the abstract respect with which free citizens regard their chief magistrate. Men who had been used to swear fealty, to profess... "
The Scientific and Literary Treasury: A New and Popular Encyclopedia of the ... - Page 279
by Samuel Maunder - 1853 - 844 pages
Full view - About this book

The Lord and the Vassal: A Familiar Exposition of the Feudal System in the ...

Sir Francis Palgrave - Feudalism - 1844 - 139 pages
...fealty, to profess subjection, to follow a feudal superior and his family at home and in the field, easily transferred the same allegiance to the monarch....could make the bravest men put up with slights and illLOBD AND VASSAL. 5 treatment at the hands of their sovereign, or call forth all the energies of...
Full view - About this book

View of the state of Europe during the Middle ages. 2 vols. [with ..., Volume 1

Henry Hallam - 1846
...from the abstract respect with which free citizens regard their chief magistrate. Men who had been used to swear fealty, to profess subjection, to follow,...could make the bravest men put up with slights and ill-treatment at the hands of their sovereign ; or call forth all the energies of disinterested exertion...
Full view - About this book

View of the State of Europe During the Middle Ages

Henry Hallam - Europe - 1848 - 568 pages
...powerful feeling, which could make the bravest men put up with slights and ill treatment at the hands of their sovereign ; or call forth all the energies of disinterested exertion for one whom ihey never saw, and in whose character there was nothing to esteem. In ages when the rights of the...
Full view - About this book

HAND-BOOK OF LITERATURE AND THE FINE ARTS;

GEORGE RIPLEY - 1852
...from the abstract respect with which free citizens regard their chief magistrate. Men who had been used to swear fealty, to profess subjection, to follow,...could make the bravest men put up with slights and illtreatment at the hands of their sovereign ; or call forth all the energies of disinterested exertion...
Full view - About this book

Hand-book of Literature and the Fine Arts: Comprising Complete and Accurate ...

Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1852 - 647 pages
...which free citizens regard their chief magistrate. Men who hat! been used to swear fealty, to profcí-s subjection, to follow, at home and in the field, a...family, easily transferred the same allegiance to thu monarch. It was a very powerful feeling which could make the bravest men put up with slights and...
Full view - About this book

View of the State of Europe During the Middle Ages, Volume 2

Henry Hallam - Europe - 1853
...from the abstract respect with which free citizeas regard their chief magistrate. Men who had been used to swear fealty, to profess subjection, to follow,...could make the bravest men put up with slights and ill-treatment at the hands of their sovereign ; or call forth all the energies of disinterested exertion...
Full view - About this book

View of the state of Europe during the Middle ages. 2 vols. [with ..., Volume 1

Henry Hallam - 1853
...from the abstract respect with which free citizens regard their chief magistrate. Men who had been used to swear fealty, to profess subjection, to follow,...could make the bravest men put up with slights and ill-treatment at the hands of their sovereign ; or call forth all the energies of disinterested exertion...
Full view - About this book

View of the State of Europe During the Middle Ages

Henry Hallam - Europe - 1856 - 568 pages
...field, a feudal su-i perior and his family, easily transferred the same allegiance to the monarch. Iti was a very powerful feeling, which could make the...bravest men put up with slights and ill treatment at the hands of their sovereign ; or call forth all the energies ' of disinterested exertion for one whom...
Full view - About this book

A class-book of English prose, with biogr. notices, explanatory notes and ...

Robert Demaus - 1859
...from the abstract respect with which free citizens regard their chief magistrate. Men who had been used to swear fealty, to profess subjection, to follow,...could make the bravest men put up with slights and ill-treatment at the hands of their sovereign ; or call forth all the energies of disinterested exertion...
Full view - About this book

The prose and prose writers of Britain, from Chaucer to Ruskin

Robert Demaus - 1860
...from the abstract respect with which free citizens regard their chief magistrate. Men who had been used to swear fealty, to profess subjection, to follow,...powerful feeling, which could make the bravest men pilt up with slights and ill-treatment at the hands of their sovereign ; or call forth all the energies...
Full view - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search
  4. Download EPUB
  5. Download PDF