What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
Other editions - View all
admiral Anjou appear arms army attempt August authority Bishop blood body brother called Cardinal carried Catherine Catholics cause Charles Charles IX Church clergy Cloth Coligny Condé continued council court crown death desire Duke edict enemy entered escape faith father fear followed force four France French friends gave give given ground Guise hands hanged head Henry heretics Hist hope Huguenots hundred Italy killed king king's kingdom Languedoc leave letter live looked Lorraine March marriage massacre matter means meet mother murdered Navarre never night once Paris party passed peace persons present priests Prince prison probably Protestants queen queen-mother reached received Reformed religion religious returned royal says sent side soldiers soon Spain streets subjects suffered sword taken thing took town turned victims writes wrote
Page 202 - And unto him that smiteth thee on the one cheek offer also the other ; and him that taketh away thy cloak forbid not to take thy coat also.
Page 8 - What mean ye to weep, and to break mine heart? for I am ready not to be bound only, but also to die at Jerusalem for the name of the Lord Jesus.
Page 366 - You would have thought the very windows spake, So many greedy looks of young and old Through casements darted their desiring eyes Upon his visage ; and that all the walls, With painted imagery, had said at once, — Jesu preserve thee! welcome, Bolingbroke! Whilst he, from one side to the other turning, Bare-headed, lower than his proud steed's neck, Bespake them thus, — I thank you, countrymen: And thus still doing, thus he pass'd along.
Page 497 - LIFE OF EDWARD IRVING. The Life of Edward Irving, Minister of the National Scotch Church, London. Illustrated by his Journals and Correspondence. By Mrs. OLIPHANT. Portrait. Svo, Cloth, $3 50. RAWLINSON'S MANUAL OF ANCIENT HISTORY. A Manual of Ancient History from the Earliest Times to the Fall of the Western Empire. Comprising the...
Page 496 - Missionary Travels and Researches in South Africa: including a Sketch of Sixteen Years' Residence in the Interior of Africa, and a Journey from the Cape of Good Hope to Loanda on the West Coast; thence across the Continent, down the River Zambesi, to the Eastern Ocean. By DAVID LIVINGSTONE, LL.D., DCL With Portrait, Maps, and Illustrations.
Page 498 - GARDINER SPRING, DD, Pastor of the Brick Presbyterian Church in the City of New York.
Page 494 - CLAYTON'S QUEENS OF SONG. Queens of Song: Being Memoirs of some "of the most celebrated Female Vocalists who have performed on the Lyric Stage from the Earliest Days of Opera to the Present Time. To which is added a Chronological List of all the Operas that have been performed in Europe.
Page 498 - ABBOTT'S NAPOLEON BONAPARTE. The History of Napoleon Bonaparte. By JOHN SC ABBOTT. With Maps, Woodcuts, and Portraits on Steel. 2 vols., Svo, Cloth, $10 00. ABBOTT'S NAPOLEON AT ST. HELENA ; or, Interesting Anecdotes and Remarkable Conversations of the Emperor during the Five and a Half Years of hia Captivity.
Page 422 - The blood which I saw shed before my eyes redoubled my terror. I fell into the midst of a body of guards. They stopped me, interrogated me, and were beginning to use me ill when, happily for me, the book that I carried was perceived and served me for a passport. Twice after this I fell into the same danger from which I extricated myself with the same good fortune.