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" There be therefore more men hanged in England in a year for robbery and manslaughter than there be hanged in France for such manner of crime in seven years. "
The Economic History of England - Page 226
by Ephraim Lipson - 1915
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A history of England, in which it is intended to consider men and events on ...

Henry Walter - 1830 - 648 pages
...having riches, which may be taken from him by might, he will not spare to do so. There be therefore more men hanged in England in a year, for robbery...manslaughter, than there be hanged in France, for such cause of crime, in seven years. There is no man hanged in Scotland in seven years together for robbery...
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Cyclopædia of English Literature: A History, Critical and ..., Volume 1

Robert Chambers - 1844 - 692 pages
...be hanged for robbery, for that they have no hearts to do so terrible an act. There be therefore mo men hanged in England, in a year, for robbery and manslaughter, than there he hanged in France for such cause of crime in seven years. There is no man hanged in Scotland in seven...
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Cyclopaedia of English Literature: First period, from the earliest times to 1400

Robert Chambers - 1847 - 712 pages
...be hanged for robbery, for that they have no hearts to do so terrible an act. There be therefore mo f aught else great bards beside In MÍO and solemn...tunes * trinV'd and frounc'd as she was wont With cause of crime in seven years. There is no man hanged in Scotland in seven years together for robbery,...
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Cyclopædia of English Literature: A Selection of the Choicest Productions ...

Robert Chambers - 1847 - 712 pages
...Frenchmen-be hanged for robbery, for that they have no hearts to do so terrible an art. There be therefore mo s. banged in France for such cause of crime in seven years. There is no man hanged in Scotland in seven...
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The Literature and the Literary Men of Great Britain and Ireland, Volume 1

Abraham Mills - 1851 - 594 pages
...be hanged for robbery, for that they have no hearts to do so terrible an act. There be therefore mo men hanged in England, in a year, for robbery and...manslaughter, than there be hanged in France for such cause of crime in seven years. There is no man hanged in Scotland in seven years together for robbery,...
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The Literature and the Literary Men of Great Britain and Ireland, Volume 1

Abraham Mills - 1851 - 602 pages
...in England, in a year, for robbery and manslaughter, than there be hanged in France for such cause of crime in seven years. There is no man hanged in Scotland in seven years together for robbery, and yet they be oftentimes hanged for larceny, and stealing of goods in the absence of the owner thereof;...
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Chambers's Cyclopædia of English Literature: A History, Critical ..., Volume 1

Robert Chambers, Robert Carruthers - 1876 - 870 pages
...be hanged for robbery, for that they have no hearts to do so terrible an act. There be therefore mo worshipped the fire only, and acknowledged no other...God; at which answer Abraham grew so zealously ang cause of crime in seven years. There is no man hanged in Scotland in seven years together for robbery,...
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Chambers's Cyclopædia of English Literature: A History ..., Volumes 1-2

Robert Chambers - 1880 - 842 pages
...be hanged for robbery, for that they IMTB BO hearts to do PO terrible an act. There l>c therefore mo men hanged In England, in a year, for robbery and manslaughter, than there he hanged in France for pueh cause of crime in seven years. There is no mun handed in ^Scotland in...
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MacMillan's Magazine, Volume 75

Sir George Grove, David Masson, John Morley, Mowbray Morris - 1897 - 526 pages
...France it is unknown for seven or eight thieves to rob even half their number of true men. There are more men hanged in England in a year for robbery and manslaughter than in France in seven years ; for the French have not the heart to do so terrible an act. It is perhaps...
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From the beginnings to the age of Henry VIII

Richard Garnett - 1903 - 432 pages
...Frenchmen be hanged for robbery, for they have no hearts to do so terrible an act. There be therefore more men hanged in England in a year for robbery and...in seven years. There is no man hanged in Scotland for seven years together for robber)' ; and yet they be oftentimes hanged for larceny, and the stealing...
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