Polydori Virgilii De Rerum Inventoribus

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Agathynian club, 1868 - Archaeology - 242 pages

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Page 162 - Body and Blood : Who in the fame Night that he was betrayed took Bread, and when he had given Thanks, he brake it, and gave it to his Difciples, faying, Take, eat, this is my Body which is given for you, do this in Remembrance of me. Likewife after...
Page xiv - London by Richard Grafton, Printer to the Princes Grace the XVI daie of Aprill, the yere of our Lorde MDXLVI. Cum Privilegio ad imprimendum folum.
Page xiv - Os impudens", „Delirans Urbinas" (Descr. Angliae, fol. 6; cf. Ellis lcp XXII.). Owen machte auf ihn das Epigramm : „Vergilii duo sunt, alter Maro: Tu Polydore Alter, Tu mendax, ille Poeta fuit".
Page 153 - ... other mere presbyter. That the apostles did confirm baptized people, and others of the inferior clergy could not, is, beyond all exception, clear, in the case of the Samaritan Christians, Acts viii. For when St. Philip had converted and baptized the men of Samaria, the apostles sent Peter and John to lay their hands on them, that they might receive the Holy Ghost. St. Philip was an evangelist ; he was one of the seventy-two disciples...
Page 1 - Historians, Lawyers, and all Artificers. London, Printed for Simon Miller, at the Star in St Paul's Church-yard, 1663.
Page 124 - And by the miracle of healing the lame man at the beautiful gate of the Temple, he...
Page ix - But paradventur there will bee somme which will not a littel bee aggreeved at these thinges, for of late one Gawine Dowglas, Bishop of Dunchell, a Scottishe manne, a manne as well noble in ligneage as vertewe, when he understoode that I was purposed to write this historic hee camme to commune with mee ; in forthe with wee fell into friendshippe, and after he vehementlie requiered mee that in relation of the Scottishe affaires I showlde in no wise follow the CAMD.
Page 35 - Délos (as they say) hath in the right hand a bow and in the left hand the goddesses of favour. Whereof one hath a harp, another a shalm, the third a pipe. Shalms were at the beginning made of cranes' legs, and after of great reeds.
Page 151 - Invcntoribus, lib. v. cap. 2) derives these dances or games from the Roman Floralia, and says that ' at the Kalends of May the youth, as well men as women, are wont to go a Maying in the fields, bring home boughs and flowers to garnish their houses and gates, and in some places the churches.
Page 74 - Authority without ftrength, afliftance & help of his fubjects, was cafual feeble & fubject to many calamities of fortune ; his intent was to break the fierce cruelty of his heart, by fear of fuch dangers as might come to pafle in the life of man.

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