The Pamphleteer, Volumen 14

Abraham John Valpy
A. J. Valpy., 1819

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Página 185 - And when he had opened the third seal, I heard the third beast say, Come and see. And I beheld, and lo a black horse; and he that sat on him had a pair of balances in his hand. And I heard a voice in the midst of the four beasts say, A measure of wheat for a penny, and three measures of barley for a penny, and see thou hurt not the oil and the wine.
Página 4 - Council made under this Act shall be laid before both Houses of Parliament within Six Weeks after issuing the same if Parliament be then sitting, and if not, then within Six Weeks after the Commencement of the then next Session of Parliament.
Página 56 - Man, born in a family, is compelled to maintain society from necessity, from natural inclination, and from habit. The same creature, in his further progress, is engaged to establish political society, in order to administer justice, without which there can be no peace among them, nor safety, nor mutual intercourse. We are therefore to look upon all the vast apparatus of our government, as having ultimately no other object or purpose but...
Página 16 - Court shall award to the claimant or claimants, his or their lawful attorney or attornies, for his or their use, a just and complete indemnification for all costs of suit, and for all losses and damages which the claimant or claimants may have actually sustained by such capture and detention ; that is to say, first, in case of total loss, the claimant or claimants shall be indemnified : a.
Página 12 - ... days, to be dated from that on which every detained vessel shall have been brought into the port where they shall reside ; — First, upon the legality of the capture...
Página 16 - For the slaves on board at the time of detention, according to the computed value of such slaves at the place of destination ; deducting therefrom the usual fair average mortality for the unexpired period of the regular voyage ; deducting also for all charges and expenses payable upon the sale of such cargoes, including commission of sale when payable at such port ; and, Fifthly.
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Página 86 - God by our hands would have introduced ; the best of our nation made a prey to the worst ; the Parliament, Court, and Army corrupted, the people enslaved ; all things vendible, no man safe, but by such evil and infamous means as flattery and bribery ; what joy can I have in my own country in this condition ? Is it a pleasure to see that all I love in the world is sold and destroyed ? Shall I renounce all my old principles, learn the vile...
Página 13 - Captain and of two or three, at least, of the principal individuals on board of the detained vessel, as well as the declaration on oath of the captor, should it appear necessary, in...

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