The Annual Register of World Events: A Review of the Year, Volume 122

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Edmund Burke
Longmans, Green, 1881 - History
 

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Page 185 - Thoth. A Romance. By JOSEPH SHIELD NICHOLSON, MA, D.Sc., Professor of Commercial and Political Economy and Mercantile Law in the University of Edinburgh. Third Edition. Crown 8vo, 4s.
Page 389 - em, I buried 'em all I can't dig deep, I am old - in the night by the churchyard wall. My Willy...
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Page 135 - Term, 1833, he was called to the Bar by the Honourable Society of the Inner Temple, of which he became a Bencher.
Page 81 - WHEREAS it is expedient in the interests of good husbandry, and for the better security for the capital and labour invested by the occupiers of land in the cultivation of the soil, that further provision should be made to enable such occupiers to protect their crops from injury and loss by ground game...
Page 119 - The judges are the Lord Chancellor, the Lord Chief Justice, the Master of the Rolls, the President of the Probate, Divorce, and Admiralty Division, the Lords of Appeal in Ordinary, and former Lord Chancellors.
Page 32 - Ministers have hitherto been enabled to secure that peace so necessary to the welfare of all civilised countries, and so peculiarly the interest of our own. But this ineffable blessing cannot be obtained by the passive principle of non-interference. Peace rests on the presence, not to say the ascendency, of England in the councils of Europe. Even at this moment, the doubt supposed to be inseparable from popular election, if it does not diminish, certainly arrests her influence, and is a main reason...
Page 20 - That the freedom of speech, and debates or proceedings in Parliament, ought not to be impeached or questioned in any court or place out of Parliament.
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Page 56 - Barre, a peerage, a pension, and the unusual honour of a seat in the Cabinet as Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster, for Mr. Dunning, both his intimate friends and chief supporters in the House of Commons ; besides an understood obligation on the part of Mr.

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