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Page 284 - Sussex, lately deceased, was not put in, wrapt up, or wound up, or buried in any shirt, shift, sheet, or shroud, made or mingled with flax, hemp, silk, hair, gold, or silver, or other than what is made of sheep's wool only...
Page 339 - BIBLIOTHECA CANTIANA.— A Bibliographical Account of what has been published on the History, Topography, Antiquities, Customs, and Family Genealogy of the County of Kent, with Biographical Notes. By John Russell Smith. In a handsome 8vo volume (pp. 370), with two plates of facsimiles of Autographs of 33 eminent Kentish Writers.
Page 208 - Full fathom five thy father lies, Of his bones are coral made : Those are pearls that were his eyes, Nothing of him that doth fade, But doth suffer a sea change, Into something rich and strange.
Page 329 - GUIDE TO THE ANGLO-SAXON TONGUE : on the Basis of Professor Rask's Grammar ; to which are added, Reading Lessons, in Verse and Prose, with Notes, for the use of Learners. By EJ Vernon, BA, Oxon. 12mo, cloth, 5s.
Page 330 - Philological Proofs of the original Unity and recent Origin of the Human Race, derived from a Comparison of the Languages of Asia, Europe, Africa, and America, by AJ JOHNES, 8vo. cloth, reduced from 12* 6d to 6s Printed at the suggestion of Dr.
Page 337 - Mr. Lower's work is both curious and instructive, while the manner of Its treatment Is so inviting and popular, that the subject to which it refers, which many have hitherto had too good reason to consider meagre and unprofitable, assumes, under the hands of the writer, the novelty of fiction with the importance of historical truth.
Page 286 - I, AB, do in the presence of Almighty God promise vow and protest to maintain and defend as far as lawfully I may with my life. Power and Estate the true Reformed Protestant Religion expressed in the Doctrine of the Church of England against all Popery and Popish Innovations within this Realm contrary to the same Doctrine...
Page 337 - The Curiosities of Heraldry, with Illustrations from Old English Writers, by MARK ANTONY LOWER, Author of " Essays on English Surnames ;" with Illuminated Title-page, and numerous engravings from designs by the Author, 8vo.
Page 337 - Lectures on the Coinage of the Greeks and Romans, delivered in the University of Oxford, by EDWARD CARDWELL, DD, Principal of St. Alban's Hall, and Professor of Ancient History, 8vo. cloth, reduced from Ss 6d to 4s A very interesting historical volume, and written in a pleasing and popular manner.