The Biographical Dictionary of the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge--, Volume 2, Issue 1
Longman, Brown, Green, and Longmans, 1843 - Biography
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Page 5 - So soon as that spare Cassius. He reads much ; He is a great observer, and he looks Quite through the deeds of men : he loves no plays, As thou dost, Antony ; he hears no music : Seldom he smiles, and smiles in such a sort, As if he mock'd himself, and scorn'd his spirit That could be mov'd to smile at any thing.
Page 30 - The Historie of that Wise and Fortunate Prince," Henrie of that Name the Seventh, King of England.
Page 442 - The voices flowed in at my ears, truth was .distilled in my heart; and the affection of piety over-flowed in sweet tears of joy.
Page 214 - He was the Roscius of our age, so acting to the life that he made any part (especially a majestic one) to become him.
Page 208 - Apology and True Declaration of the Institution and Endeavours of the two English Colleges, the one in Rome, the other now resident in Rheimes, against certain sinister Informations given up against the same...
Page 206 - A true, sincere, and modest Defence of the English Catholics that suffer for their Faith, both at home and abroad, against a slanderous Libel entitled " The Execution of Justice in 'England...
Page 95 - A Testimonie of Antiquitie, shewing the auncient fayth in the Church of England touching the Sacrament of the body and bloude of the Lord, here publikely preached, and also receaued in the Saxons' tyme, aboue 600 yeares agoe. Imprinted at London by John Day, dwelling ouer Aldersgate beneath S.
Page 216 - I like well that Allen playeth the last act of his life so well ; but if his Majesty give way thus to amortize his tenures, his Courts of Wards shall decay, which I had well hoped should improve.