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Aaron Burr American appears Auburn system battle beautiful better Boston British Burr C. C. Little called Captain Elliott character church claim colonies command Constitution convicts course Delawares doubt early effect enemy England English engraving evil fact favor feeling French give Governor Indians influence interest Iroquois labor land language less Logstown Lower Canada matter means ment mind moral nature navy never Niagara Nova Scotia object officers Ohio Ohio Company original party passed Pennsylvania perhaps person Philadelphia plate popular present principles prison discipline province question reader reason reformation remarks respect result Robin Day savages settlements Shawanese ships Sir William Johnson Six Nations society Sparks's Washington speak spirit thing thought tion treaty tribes truth Upper Canada vessels Virginia volume votes West western whole words writer Wyandots XLIX York
第 204 頁 - For dignity composed and high exploit: But all was false and hollow; though his tongue Dropt manna, and could make the worse appear The better reason, to perplex and dash Maturest counsels...
第 77 頁 - Than that inanimate cold world allowed To the poor loveless ever-anxious crowd, Ah! from the soul itself must issue forth A light, a glory, a fair luminous cloud Enveloping the Earth...
第 388 頁 - Such equivocations are always unskilful ; but here they are indecent, and at least approach to impiety, of which, however, I believe the writer not to have been conscious. Such is the power of reputation justly acquired, that its blaze drives away the eye from nice examination. Surely no man could have fancied that he read Lycidas with pleasure, had he not known the author.
第 320 頁 - A Practical Treatise on the Law of Contracts not under Seal, and upon the usual Defences to Actions thereon. By Joseph Chitty, Jun. Esq., of the Middle Temple.
第 13 頁 - There is no flesh in man's obdurate heart, It does not feel for man; the natural bond Of brotherhood is severed as the flax That falls asunder at the touch of fire.
第 132 頁 - Englishman, although you have conquered the French, you have not yet conquered us! We are not your slaves. These lakes, these woods and mountains were left to us by our ancestors. They are our inheritance; and we will part with them to none. Your nation supposes that we, like the white people, cannot live without bread — and pork — and beef! But you ought to know that He, the Great Spirit and Master of Life, has provided food for us in these spacious lakes and on these woody mountains.
第 133 頁 - scooped up in the hollow of joined hands," the blood of many a Briton. Pontiac's immediate field of action was the garrison at Detroit. Here, however, the plans were frustrated by an Indian woman disclosing the plot the evening previous to his arrival.