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" ... during the frequent wars and other trammels of this present life, the invasions of the pagans, and his own daily infirmities of body, continued to carry on the government, and to exercise hunting in all its branches; to teach his workers in gold and... "
Memorials of King Alfred: Being Essays on the History and Antiquities of ... - Page 87
edited by - 1863 - 380 pages
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The Churchman's companion, Volume 3

1848 - 792 pages
...all its branches ; to teach his workers in gold and artificers of all kinds, his falconers, hawkers, and dogkeepers ; to build houses, majestic and good,...; and he alone never desisted from studying, most diligently, to the best of his ability ; he attended the Eucharist and other daily services of religion...
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Reading lessons for the higher classes in classical, middle and diocesan schools

William Balmbro'. Flower - 1848 - 304 pages
...all its branches ; to teach his workers in gold, and artificers of all kinds, his falconers, hawkers and dog-keepers ; to build houses, majestic and good,...; and he alone never desisted from studying, most diligently, to the best of his ability. He attended the Eucharist, and other daily services of religion...
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Six Old English Chronicles: Of which Two are Now First Translated from the ...

John Allen Giles, Gildas - 1848 - 552 pages
...all its branches ; to teach his workers in gold and artificers of all kinds, his falconers, hawkers and dog-keepers; to build houses, majestic and good,...them; and he alone never desisted from studying, most diligently, to the best of his ability; he attended the mass and other daily services of religion;...
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Six Old English Chronicles: Of which Two are Now First Translated from the ...

John Allen Giles, Gildas - 1848 - 542 pages
...allots branches ; to teach his workers in gold and artificers of all kinds, his falconers, hawkers and dog-keepers; to build houses, majestic and good,...them; and he alone never desisted from studying, most diligently, to the best of his ability; he attended che mass and other daily services of religion ;...
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The Life and Times of Alfred the Great

John Allen Giles - 1848 - 458 pages
...all its branches ; to teach his workers in gold and artificers of all kinds, his falconers, hawkers, and dog-keepers, to build houses, majestic and good,...mechanical inventions; to recite the Saxon books, and more especially to learn by heart the Saxon poems, and to make others learn them also : for he alone...
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The Whole Works of King Alfred the Great: With Preliminary Essays ..., Volume 1

Alfred (King of England) - 1852 - 590 pages
...tutors: for they studiously learnt both the psalms and the Saxon books and poems. Ethelward therefore his younger son, was placed in the schools of literary...; and he alone never desisted from studying, most diligent] V,to the best of his ability ; he attended the mass and other daily services of religion...
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The Whole Works of King Alfred the Great: With Preliminary Essays ..., Volume 1

Alfred (King of England) - 1852 - 596 pages
...all its branches; to teach his workers in gold and artificers of all kinds, his falconers, hawkers and dog-keepers ; to build houses majestic and good,...; and he alone never desisted from studying, most diligently, to the best of his ability ; he attended the mass and other daily services of religion...
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The Whole Works of King Alfred the Great: With Preliminary Essays ..., Volume 1

Alfred (King of England) - 1858 - 598 pages
...all its branches ; to teach his workers in gold and artificers of all kinds, his falconers, hawkers and dog-keepers ; to build houses majestic and good,...; and he alone never desisted from studying, most diligently, to the best of his ability ; he attended the mass and other daily services of religion...
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Great and good; or, Alfred the father of his people [by D. Alcock].

Deborah Alcock - 1864 - 170 pages
...signally blessed the substance out of which He was so abundantly honored, for we read that Alfred was able "to build houses majestic and good, beyond all the precedents of his ancestors ; " and we learn further that these contained spacious chambers both of stone and wood, and adorned...
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John Cassell's illustrated history of England. The text, to the ..., Volume 1

Cassell, ltd - 1865 - 660 pages
...of his income for this purpose, and we are told by Asser that '• be built the houses majestic aud good, beyond all the precedents of his ancestors, by his new mechanical contrivances." It was first pointed out by Rickman, in his raluabfe work, that there were a number...
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