Archaeologia Cantiana, المجلد 6

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Kent Archaeological Society., 1866

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الصفحة 307 - A feefarm rent is a rent-charge issuing out of an estate in fee, of at least one-fourth of the value of the lands, at the time of its reservation ; for a grant of lands reserving so considerable a rent is indeed only letting lands to farm in feesimple, instead of the usual methods for life or years.
الصفحة 140 - French, but would have had eggs, and she understood him not. And then at last, another said that he would have eyren ; then the good wife said that she understood him well. Lo, what should a man in these days now write, eggs or eyren ? certainly it is hard to please every man, by cause of diversity and change of language.
الصفحة 140 - Sheffield, a mercer, came into a house and asked for meat, and especially he asked them after eggs. And the good wife answered that she could speak no French. And the merchant was angry, for he also could speak no French, but would have had eggs, but she understood him not.
الصفحة 287 - Lord Charles by the grace of God King of England Scotland ffrance and Ireland Defender of the ffaith &c...
الصفحة 66 - From Canterbury he came on Monday to Rochester, where the people had hung up, over the midst of the streets, as he rode, many beautiful garlands, curiously made up with costly...
الصفحة 140 - And that common English that is spoken in one shire varieth from another, insomuch that in my days happened that certain merchants were in a ship in Thames for to have sailed over the sea into Zealand, and for lack of wind they tarried at Foreland, and went to land for to refresh them.
الصفحة 81 - I have been thirteen days at Rochester, and am just now returned. I came back by water in a common boat twenty miles for a shilling, and when I landed at Billingsgate I carried my budget myself to Cornhill before I could get a coach, and was not much incommoded.
الصفحة 67 - Hempson and his wife, a pretty woman, and speaks Latin; Mr. Allen and two daughters of his, both very tall and the youngest' very handsome, so much as I could not forbear to love her exceedingly, having, among other things, the best hand that ever I saw. After dinner, we went to fit books and things (Tom Hater being this morning come to us) for the sale, by an inch of candle, and very good sport we and the ladies that stood by had, to see the people bid. Among other things sold there was all the...
الصفحة xliii - I am directed by the lords commissioners of her Majesty's treasury to acquaint you that, from information which has been received, it has become necessary to take additional means for preventing any such attempt.
الصفحة 97 - To sing a song of old was sung, From ashes ancient Gower is come ; Assuming man's infirmities, To glad your ear, and please your eyes. It hath been sung at festivals, On ember-eves, and holy ales ; And lords and ladies of their lives Have read it for restoratives : 'Purpose to make men glorious ; Et quo antiquius, eo melius.

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