What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
Այլ խմբագրություններ - View all
The Scots Magazine, Or, General Repository of Literature, History ..., Հատոր 60
Ամբողջությամբ դիտվող - 1798
The Scots Magazine, Or, General Repository of Literature, History ..., Հատոր 65
Ամբողջությամբ դիտվող - 1803
The Scots Magazine, Or, General Repository of Literature, History ..., Հատոր 64
Ամբողջությամբ դիտվող - 1802
againſt alſo appeared arms army arrived attack attention authority bill Britiſh brought called Capt carried caſe cauſe charged command committee common conduct continued Convention Court daughter Duke Edinburgh effect enemy equal Eſq fire firſt foot force France French friends give given hand himſelf honour Houſe important Italy James John King land laſt late letter liberty Lieut live London Lord Majeſty Major manner March means meaſure meeting ment mind miniſter moſt motion moved muſt nature never object obſerved officers peace perſons preſent Prince received republic reſpect Royal ſaid ſame ſay Scotland ſeems ſeveral ſhall ſhe ſhould ſome ſtate ſubject ſuch taken themſelves theſe thing thoſe thought tion took troops uſe vice whole wounded
Էջ 258 - I know I have the body but of a weak and feeble woman; but I have the heart and stomach of a king, and of a king of England too ; and think foul scorn that Parma or Spain, or any prince of Europe should dare to invade the borders of my realm ; to which rather than any dishonour shall grow by me, I myself will take up arms, I myself will be your general, judge, and rewarder of every one of your virtues in the field.
Էջ 250 - Scotch gentleman told me, (and, faith, I believe he was right) that I was a very great pedant for my pains.
Էջ 126 - Let him for succour sue from place to place, Torn from his subjects, and his son's embrace. First let him see his friends in battle slain, And their untimely fate lament in vain ; And when at length the cruel war shall cease, On hard conditions may he buy his peace ; Nor let him then enjoy supreme command, But fall untimely by some hostile hand, And lie unburied on the barren sand.
Էջ 543 - The country in general may be confidered as well timbered, producing large trees of many kinds, and to be exceeded by no country in variety. Thofe which are peculiar to Kentucky are the fugar-tree, which grows in all parts in great abundance, and furnifl1es every family with plenty of excellent fugar.
Էջ 55 - I thought proper to make a declaration of the views and principles by which I am guided. I have ordered a copy of this declaration to be laid before you...
Էջ 268 - I inquired where he had bought it, and went straight to the baker's shop, which he pointed out to me. I asked for some biscuits, expecting to find such as we had at Boston ; but they made, it seems, none of that sort at Philadelphia.
Էջ 189 - Nor choose a base and uncomely creature altogether for wealth; for it will cause contempt in others, and loathing in thee.
Էջ 272 - As the whole company followed us, the other Indians had alfo taken the alarm before the old...
Էջ 16 - All our attainments, all our arts, are employed to gain and keep the heart of man ; and what mortification can exceed the disappointment, if the end be not obtained ? There is no reproof however pointed, no punishment however severe, that a woman of spirit will not prefer to neglect ; and if she can...