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Alice answered Antonio appear asked Author blank brought called carried castle Church Crown 8vo Edition English eyes face fact fire followed French give Government half hand Harry head heart hundred Illustrations interest Italy Jasper keep King knew Lady land laughed leave less letter light live London looked Lord Margaret Marlowe Master means ment mind Mistress nature never night once passed perhaps person present prison Published question reason rose round Ruddiford seemed ship side Sir William smile speak stood story strange street tell things thought Tilney tion told took town true turned vols volume woman write young
Page 239 - No author, without a trial, can conceive of the difficulty of writing a romance about a country where there is no shadow, no antiquity, no mystery, no picturesque and gloomy wrong, nor anything but a commonplace prosperity, in broad and simple daylight, as is happily the case with my dear native land.
Page 154 - Mr. Speaker, I hope the honourable gentleman does not mean to read that large bundle of papers, and to bore us with a long speech into the bargain.
Page 158 - All that he had ever heard - all that he had ever read - when compared with it dwindled into nothing, and vanished like vapour before the sun.
Page 237 - I cannot finish it unless a great change comes over me ; and if I make too great an effort to do so, it will be my death ; not that I should care much for that, if I could fight the battle through and win it, thus ending a life of much smoulder and scanty fire in a blaze of glory.
Page 478 - Kirk ;' and they do further resolve, that this spiritual jurisdiction and supremacy and sole headship of the Lord Jesus Christ, on which it depends, they will assert, and at all hazards defend, by the help and blessing of that great God who, in the days of old, enabled their fathers, amid manifold persecutions, to maintain a testimony even to the death, for Christ's kingdom and crown...
Page 477 - The Lord Jesus, as King and Head of his Church, hath therein appointed a government, in the hand of Church officers, distinct from the civil magistrate.
Page 192 - ... the air we breathe, the food we eat, and the water we drink...