History of England from the accession of Henry iii to the death of Richard iii

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Page 162 - Thus this brook has conveyed his ashes into Avon, Avon into Severn, Severn into the narrow seas, they into the main ocean; and thus the ashes of Wickliffe are the emblem of his doctrine, which now is dispersed all the world over.
Page 153 - ... but by its effects has proved of great benefit to mankind. The sentiments which chivalry inspired, had a wonderful influence on manners and conduct during the twelfth, thirteenth, fourteenth, and fifteenth centuries. They were so deeply rooted, that they continued to operate after the vigour and reputation of the institution itself began to decline.
Page 8 - Class-Book of Physical Geography, With numerous Diagrams and Examination Questions, by William Hughes, FRGS This volume has been prepared for popular school use, and exhibits, in a clear and methodical manner, the principal facts respecting the Natural Features, Productions, and Phenomena of the Earth. — New edition, entirely re-written and extended, with a Map of the World.
Page 152 - The wild exploits of those romantic knights who sallied forth in quest of adventures, are well known, and have been treated with proper ridicule. The political and permanent effects of the spirit of chivalry have been less observed.
Page 2 - The Training-School Atlas is a work altogether distinct in character from any of those previously described. It consists of a series of Maps (sixteen in number) designed to illustrate, on a scale of large size, and in a strictly clear and methodical manner, the leading features in the Physical...
Page 8 - Class-Book of Modern Geography. With Examination Questions, by William Hughes, FRGS The Examination Questions are drawn from the result of much experience in tuition on the part of the Author, and will be found to add considerably to the value of the work, as a classbook for popular school use. Foolscap 8vo., cloth, 3s. 6d. * " Philips' Comprehensive School Atlas " is designed to accompany thif work.
Page 4 - II inches by 13 inches. Printed on Drawing Paper. Two Series, each containing Twelve Maps, stitched in neat cover, is. Philips' Imperial Atlas of Blank Projections.
Page 3 - MAPS. Eastern Hemisphere Western Hemisphere Europe Asia Africa North America South America Australia England and Wales Scotland Ireland Palestine Wanderings of the Israelites The above are reductions of the large series, constructed by William Hughes, FUGS, and are designed for use in Private Schools and Families.

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