Transactions of the Lancashire and Cheshire Antiquarian Society, Volume 11

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Lancashire and Cheshire Antiquarian Society., 1894 - Cheshire (England)
Vol. 7-10, 12-21 contain section: "Bibliography of Lancashire and Cheshire antiquities" (v. 12-21 include also bibliography).

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Page 117 - David said unto Saul, Thy servant kept his father's sheep, and there came a lion, and a bear, and took a lamb out of the flock : and I went out after him, and smote him, and delivered it out of his mouth : and when he arose against me, I caught him by his beard, and smote him, and slew him. Thy servant slew both the lion and the bear : and this uncircumcised Philistine shall be as one of them, seeing he hath defied the armies of the living God.
Page 128 - Ahab did more to provoke the LORD God of Israel to anger than all the kings of Israel that were before him. 34 In his days did Hiel the Bethelite build Jericho : he laid the foundation thereof in Abiram his firstborn, and set up the gates thereof in his youngest son Segub, according to the word of the LORD, which he spake by Joshua the son of Nun.
Page 149 - Born in America, in Europe bred, In Africa travelled, in Asia wed, Where long he liv'd and thriv'd, in London dead. Much good, some ill, he did, so hope all's even. And that his soul through mercy's gone to heaven.
Page 144 - My sledge and hammer lie reclined, My bellows, too, have lost their wind; . My fire's extinct, my forge decayed, And in the dust my vice is laid. My coal is spent, my iron's gone, My nails are drove, my work is done ; My fire-dried corpse lies here at rest, And, smoke-like, soars up to be bless'd.
Page 116 - And the Spirit of the LORD came mightily upon him, and he rent him as he would have rent a kid...
Page 141 - if he lived in the university he would pray at King's, eat at Trinity, and study and sleep at Jesus.
Page 204 - Each new member shall have his election notified to him by the Honorary Secretary, and shall at the same time be furnished with a copy of the Rules, and be required to remit to the Treasurer, within two months after such notification, his entrance fee and subscription ; and if the same shall be thereafter unpaid for more than two months, his name maybe struck off the list of members unless he can justify the delay to the satisfaction of the Council.
Page 61 - Ebor, pp. 501-3. Cardinal Langley was a great statesman and a great builder. He finished the Galilee in the west end of Durham Cathedral, and assisted in completing the cloisters. He founded schools, one for grammar and the other for music, at Durham, and also a Chantry. At llowden he erected the western gateway and a lodge adjoining.
Page 60 - The following would be a memorable year in the annals of Middleton, when as Cardinal, Prince Bishop of Durham, and Lord High Chancellor he obtained permission from John (Bourghill) Bishop of Lichfield and Coventry (who on the 22nd August 1412, granted and issued a licence to him) to visit and consecrate the Church of St. Leonard at Middleton, in the Diocese of Lichfield, " quœ tarn in opere lapÝdeo quam in lectura arte mirifica et prepolita, vestris sumptibus, de novo totaliter constructa est...
Page 206 - Society, enter in detail, as far as practicable, the proceedings at each meeting, to conduct the correspondence, preserve all letters received, and convene all meetings by circular, if requisite. He shall also prepare and present to the Council a Report of the year's work, and, after confirmation by the Council, shall read the same to the members at the annual meeting. . 13. ANNUAL MEETING. — The annual meeting of the Society shall be held in the last week of January. 14. ORDINARY MEETINGS. —...

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