The national encyclopędia. Libr. ed, Volume 1

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Page 57 - be formed against her or them ; and I do faithfully promise to maintain, support, and defend to the utmost of my power, the succession of the crown; which succession, by an act intituled An Act for the further Limitation of the Crown, and better securing the Rights and Liberties of the Subject, is, and
Page 57 - I, AB, do swear that I will be faithful and bear true allegiance to her Majesty, Queen Victoria, and will defend her to the utmost of my power against all conspiracies and attempts whatever which shall be made against her person, crown, or dignity; and I will do
Page 293 - India warrant, dock - warrant, warehouse - keeper's certificate, warrant or order for the delivery of goods, or any other document used in the ordinary course of business as proof of the possession or control of goods, or authorizing or purporting to authorize,
Page 57 - limited to the Princess Sophia, electress of Hanover, and the heirs of her body, being Protestants, hereby utterly renouncing and abjuring any obedience or allegiance unto any other person claiming or pretending a right to the crown of this realm ; and I do declare that no foreign prince, person, prelate, state, or potentate, hath or ought to have any jurisdiction, power or superiority, pre-eminence or authority,
Page 109 - or respective minorities only of any person or persons who, under the uses or trusts of the deed, surrender, will, or other assurances directing such accumulations, would for the time being, if of full age, be entitled to the
Page 747 - in a high degree probable that any animal whatever, endowed with wellmarked social instincts, would inevitably acquire a moral sense or conscience as soon as its intellectual powers had become as well developed, or nearly as well developed, as in man.
Page 19 - is not bound to observe the laws of the realm concerning the subjects' rights and liberties, but that his royal will and command in imposing loans and taxes without common consent in parliament, doth oblige the subjects' conscience upon pain of eternal damnation ;' Abbot, in reprimanding the culprit, by order of the
Page 493 - to be true and faithful to the king and his heirs, and truth and faith to bear of life and limb and terrene honour, and not to know or hear of any ill or damage intended him without defending him therefrom.
Page 109 - No person can settle or dispose of property by deed, will, or otherwise, so as to accumulate the income thereof, either wholly or partially, ' for any longer term than the life or lives of any such grantor or grantors, settlor or settlors,
Page 59 - AB, do swear that I will be faithful and bear true allegiance to her Majesty Queen Victoria, her heira and successors, according to law. So help me God.

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