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Alderney ancient appear appointed bailiff and jurats barons Beauvoir British called Captain castle Castle Cornet cause Channel Islands church command commerce committee Constable crown death declared desire duke Duke of Normandy duty elected England English exported father favour fishery France French Frodoard give governor harbour Henry honour hundred imported inhabitants island of Guernsey isle Jersey John Jumieges justice king king's labour land Lieutenant Lord Lord John Russell lordships Majesty Majesty's matter merchants nature Norman Normandy o'er observed order in council Ordericus Vitalis oyster parish parliament party persons Peter Carey petition possession pounds pounds sterling present prince principle prison produce received reign rent Richard Royal Court sent ships spirit Suwarrow thou tion town trade United Kingdom vessels votes vraic Wace wheat William William Longsword
Сторінка 19 - He stretcheth out the north over the empty place, And hangeth the earth upon nothing. He bindeth up the waters in his thick clouds ; And the cloud is not rent under them.
Сторінка 366 - Almighty's form Glasses itself in tempests; in all time, Calm or convulsed, in breeze, or gale, or storm, Icing the pole, or in the torrid clime Dark-heaving; boundless, endless, and sublime, The image of Eternity, the throne Of the invisible,— even from out thy slime The monsters of the deep are made; each zone Obeys thee; thou goest forth, dread, fathomless, alone.
Сторінка 366 - There is a pleasure in the pathless woods, There is a rapture on the lonely shore. There is society where none intrudes, By the deep sea, and music in its roar; I love not man the less, but nature more...
Сторінка 172 - His Majesty taking the said Report into Consideration, was pleased with the Advice of his Privy Council to approve thereof, and to Order, as it is hereby Ordered, that the said...
Сторінка 285 - One of the surest signs of the regeneration of society will be, the elevation of the art of teaching to the highest rank in the community.
Сторінка 309 - Hopkins to set forth, in Warlike Manner, the said . . . Brigantine, Called the Providence, under his own Command, and therewith by Force of Arms to apprehend, Seize, and take the Ships, Vessels, and Goods belonging to...
Сторінка 150 - ... his bounties to his relations, his mistresses, and his favourites, yet frequently paying neither his household nor his creditors. His consequence always depended on a woman ; and he was always unfaithful to her. Nothing could equal the activity of his mind, nor the indolence of his body. No dangers could appal his courage ; no difficulties force him to abandon his projects. But the success of an enterprise always brought on disgust.
Сторінка 318 - Proofs and Illustrations of the Attributes of GOD, from the Facts and Laws of the Physical Universe : being the Foundation of Natural and Revealed Religion.
Сторінка 109 - It deserves to be remarked too, that, if we consult experience, the cheapness of wine seems to be a cause, not of drunkenness, but of sobriety. The inhabitants of the wine countries are in general the soberest people in Europe ; witness the Spaniards, the Italians, and the inhabitants of the sou them provinces of France.