The History of Thirsk: Including an Account of Its Once Celebrated Castle, Topcliffe, Byland and Rievalx Abbeys, &c. &c. and Other Remains of Antiquity in the Neighbourhood, with Biographical Notices of Eminent Men

R. Peat, 1821 - 180 頁
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第 153 頁 - Henry, by the grace of God, King of England and France, and Lord of Ireland, to all to whom these present letters shall come, greeting...
第 91 頁 - I do desire that you will be my friend ; for when i did com to see her at your hall, i was mighty Abuesed. i would fain a see you at topecliff, and thay would not let me go to you ; but i desire that you will be our friends, for it is no dishonor neither for you nor she, for God did make us all.
第 105 頁 - I do love these ancient ruins. We never tread upon them but we set Our foot upon some reverend history; And, questionless, here in this open court, Which now lies naked to the injuries Of stormy weather, some men lie...
第 84 頁 - Jockey of Norfolk, be not too bold, For Dickon thy master is bought and sold.
第 106 頁 - They thought it should have canopied their bones Till doomsday ; but all things have their end : Churches and cities, which have diseases like to men, Must have like death that we have.
第 156 頁 - I have seen) made after the following manner, viz. the lower rim or circlet was a broad hoop of wood, whereunto was fixed, at the sides thereof, part of two other hoops crossing each other at the top, at right angles, which formed the upper part...
第 157 頁 - ... part of two other hoops crossing each other at the top, at right angles, which formed the upper part, being about one-third longer than the width ; these hoops were wholly covered with artificial flowers of paper, dyed horn, or silk, and more or less beauteous, according to the skill or ingenuity of the performer.
第 140 頁 - Hertfordshire in 1535, and educated at St. John's college, Cambridge, where he obtained a fellowship, which he afterwards exchanged for one of Trinity.
第 148 頁 - Leipsius computes it at ;i50 miles • it is 12 feet broad, and made of square free-stone, generally a foot and a half on each side ; and though this has lasted for above 1800 years, yet in many places it is for several miles together as entire as when it was first made.
第 87 頁 - Swale, commanded, by the crier and principal men, that they should with faith go in two by two, and in the name of the Holy Trinity baptize each other f.