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Bell Cathedrals The Cathedral Church Of Norwich

  [english | 1898]  

C B Quennell

Excerpts: [... OF THE CATHEDRAL 113. [Illustration: The Cathedral from the South-West.] . Chapter I. History Of The Fabric Of The Cathedral Church Of The ...... gained, of Arbitress of Kings and Empires. He had also a morbid belief in the power of money-he probably would have agreed that every man ...... repair the masonry that, it was evident, at one time had formed part of the ...]
Genres: [historyDownloads: 114

Bell Cathedrals The Cathedral Church Of Ripon

  [english | 1901]  

Cecil Walter Charles Hallett

Excerpts: [... by the same person was perhaps the origin of the subsequent connection of Ripon with the Archbishops of York.[1] Wilfrid insisted on going to be consecrated ...... at Ripon, and it may be interesting to recall here the part which this monastery had played in the history of the Church. Its first abbot, Eata, had ...... architecture. There is perhaps no more important example of the ...]
Genres: [historyDownloads: 187

Bell Cathedrals The Cathedral Church Of Salisbury

  [english | 1896]  

Gleeson White

Excerpts: [... is at the junction of three ancient hundreds-Underditch, Alderbury, and Cawdon-the south-east wall of the close being the boundary line which divides ...... to Sarum on the day of the Holy Innocents, and there the King offered one gold ring with a precious stone called a ruby, one piece of silk, and one ...... with an apsidal choir he removed this east end, and remodelled it in the ...]
Genres: [historyDownloads: 476

Bell Cathedrals The Cathedral Church Of St Paul

  [english | 1900]  

Arthur Dimock

Excerpts: [... any one should be tempted to take away this gift, let him be anathema and excommunicated from all Christian society. Whether the deed with these lines ...... was but a case wrought over the old church for you may see the very old pillars standing whole within the wall of this.[9] The old pillars of the ...... because in our Cathedral not only men but women also, not on common days ...]
Genres: [historyDownloads: 206

Bell Cathedrals The Priory Church Of St

  [english | 1908]  

George Worley

Excerpts: [... FROM THE EAST From a print of 1805. E. Nash del. J. Greig sc.]. ST. BARTHOLOMEW-THE-GREAT . Chapter I. History.CHAPTER I. HISTORY. The ...... a gloom over the Court frivolities were abandoned, and religious devotion, either genuine or assumed in polite acquiescence with the royal humour, ...... save the country from being overrun by undeserving mendicants, amongst whom some of the ...]
Genres: [historyDownloads: 226

Beretning Om Folke Hiskolen I Rdding

  [danish | 1846]  

Christian Flor

Excerpts: [... da vel ligesaafuldt have vendt deres Vaaben imod den, som de gjorde det mod Rdding-Hiskole. Iflge Planen vilde den projecterede Hiskole omtrent blive ...... Lb en Gaard af Krigsassessor Kjr i Rdding By for 12,000 Rbd. Det er ofte blevet sagt, og vistnok ikke ganske uden Grund, at denne Gaard blev betalt ...... ankom til hans store Trst ogsaa Hr. Mller, i hvem han fandt en kjrlig og ...]
Genres: [historyDownloads: 479

Bill Nye Comic History Of England

  [english | 1896]  

Bill Nye

Excerpts: [... would make a peck of pickles per moment. The Angles now came also and registered at the leading hotels. They were destined to introduce the ...... died, and was succeeded by Ethelbert, who died six years later, and Ethelred, in 866, took charge till 871, when he died of a wound received in battle ...... strained between the leaders until 905, when Ethelwold was slain. Even then the ...]
Genres: [humor | history | audiobookDownloads: 59

Bloodletting Instruments In The National Museum Of History

  [english | 1979]  

Audrey Davis

Excerpts: [... devices and artificial leeches. If we also consider treatments related to bloodletting, in which blood is transferred from one part of the body ...... may never have been actually sold. A final source of information is the instruments themselves. Some are engraved with the name of the manufacturer, ...... 1693, printed in Philadelphia, and John Clapp's almanac for 1697, printed in ...]
Genres: [history | post 1930Downloads: 454

Bohemian San Francisco

  [english | 1914]  

Clarence Edwords

Summary: [Bohemian San Francisco by Clarence E Edwords. No apologies are offered for this book. In fact we rather like it. Many years have been spent in gathering this information and naught is written in malice nor through favoritism our expressions of opinion being unbiased by favor or compensation. We have made our own investigation and given our own ideas. ]
Genres: [history | travel | audiobookDownloads: 476

Book Of Pirates

  [english | 1921]  

Howard Pyle

Summary: [it sucked]
Genres: [nautical | history | pirate talesDownloads: 187

Boys Book Of Indian Warriors

  [english | 1919]  

Edwin Sabin

Summary: [Boys Their Work And Influence by Anonymous. The following papers were written at the request of one who had read the somewhat similar papers addressed to girls. The object aimed at in both books has been to try and help Boys and Girls of the so-called working classes to recognize their duties to God and their neighbour and to use on the side of right the powers and opportunities which God has ...]
Genres: [historyDownloads: 324

Breves Palavras Sobre A Cultura Da Oliveira

  [english | 1899]  

Avelino Nunes De Almeida

Excerpts: [... esta familia os paizes quentes e temperados, onde constituida por arvores ou arbustos de folhas oppostas, simples, inteiras e quasi ...... } O. fructo oblongo, Bauh. { Madural. } Negrucha. { Negral. }. Olivo murtea. { Carrasca. } Carrasquenho meudo e { Carrasquenha. } carrasquenho ...... ao sul limitada pelo Tropico. Outros auctores, porm, limitam mais a area indicada por Gasparin. ...]
Genres: [historyDownloads: 403

Brieven Uit En Over Amerika

  [dutch | 1906]  

Carel Victor Gerritsen

Excerpts: [... 's-Hage, gedelegeerd lid der Regeeringscommissie voor de schoone kunst, die als lid der jury naar St. Louis trok, vormde hij het trio officieele personen ...... gekozen voor den aanvoer van goederen van Japan. Een paar groote schepen van deze maatschappij zijn of komen binnenkort in de vaart en zullen ...... zich van Hollandschen oorsprong te noemen. Het prachtige gebouw van De ...]
Genres: [historyDownloads: 350

British Borneo

  [english | 1891]  

W Treacher

Summary: [Jim Treacher is the nom de plume of American political pundit Sean Medlock. He is the in-house blogger for Tucker Carlsons news website The Daily Caller. Treachers weblog hosted by the Caller is entitled The DC Trawler (a pun on D.C. and on the multiple meanings of Trawler). Medlocks page went live on January 11 2010 along with the rest of Tucker Carlsons site.]
Genres: [historyDownloads: 417

British Committees Commissions

  [english | 1908]  

Charles Mclean Andrews

Excerpts: [... the complaints against the Massachusetts charter, and the growth of Independency in that colony, it was in origin a coercive, not an inquisitory, ...... Arthur Haslerigg, John Pym, Sir Harry Vane, Junior, Oliver Cromwell, Samuel Vassall, and others. Four members constituted a quorum. The powers granted ...... country cannot have them nowhere but by them, whereby not only the ...]
Genres: [historyDownloads: 346


  [french | 1730]  


Summary: [Tragdie en cinq actes.]
Genres: [non-fiction | history | fictionDownloads: 208

Bugle Blasts

  [english | 1884]  

William Crane

Excerpts: [... pages, aye, chapters, of history where great deeds are emphasized in blood deeds that throbbed the Nation's heart. And this history is not for a ...... What richer legacy can you hand down. This is fame. This is glory. And do not these come of honest ambition. But there are incidents, episodes, deeds ...... weapon. Perhaps it were better to say loaded. The horse certainly was ...]
Genres: [war | historyDownloads: 451

Building A State In Apache Land

  [english | 1894]  

Charles Poston

Summary: [Building A State In Apache Land Charles D Poston by Charles D Poston. In San Francisco in the early fifties there was a house on the northeast corner of Stockton and Washington of considerable architectural pretensions for the period which was called the Government Boarding House. The cause of this appellation was that the California senators and their families a member of Congress and his wife ...]
Genres: [historyDownloads: 128

Bulletin De Lille 1916 08

  [french | 1916]  


Excerpts: [... outre le bouchon, ? du parchemin pr?alablement mouill?. On laisse mac?rer pendant deux mois, on d?cante ensuite les groseilles que l'on ?crase ...... 32 bis, rue Neuve, 32 bis, Lille. -Si vous maigrissez de fa?on inqui?tante, si vous ?tes affaibli par suite du manque d'alimentation, vous retrouverez ...... DE BOULANGERIE. L'auteur du projet ?Vouloir, c'est pouvoir? est pri? de se ...]
Genres: [war | historyDownloads: 134

Bullets Billets

  [english | 1916]  

Captain Bruce Bairnsfather

Excerpts: [... evening I was sitting, coiled up in the slime at the bottom of my dug-out, toying with the mud enveloping my boots, when a head appeared at a gap ...... I selected items from their repertoire and had them sung by request. I had some astonishingly fine mouth-organists in my section. When we had ...... cloudy. Ypres, only half a mile away, now loomed up dark and grey against the ...]
Genres: [war | historyDownloads: 395
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