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" For the benefit of his soul, then, which he studied to promote in all things from the first flower of his youth, he directed through all his hereditary dominions, that one poor man in ten, either native or foreigner, should be supplied with meat, drink,... "
Memorials of King Alfred: Being Essays on the History and Antiquities of ... - Page 25
edited by - 1863 - 380 pages
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Six Old English Chronicles: Of which Two are Now First Translated from the ...

John Allen Giles, Gildas - 1848 - 552 pages
...through all his hereditary dominions, that one poor man in ten, either native or foreigner, should be supplied with meat, drink, and clothing, by his successors,...become deserted. He commanded also a large sum of money, namely, three hundred mancuses, to be carried to Rome for the good of his soul, to be distributed...
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Six Old English Chronicles

John Allen Giles, Gildas - 1848 - 572 pages
...through all his hereditary dominions, that one poor man in ten, either native or foreigner, should be supplied with meat, drink, and clothing, by his successors,...become deserted. He commanded also a large sum of money, namely, three hundred mancuses, to be carried to Rome for the good of his soul, to be distributed...
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The Whole Works of King Alfred the Great: With Preliminary Essays ..., Volume 1

Alfred (King of England) - 1852 - 596 pages
...through all his hereditary dominions, that one poor man in ten, either native or foreigner, should be supplied with meat, drink, and clothing, by his successors,...for the good of his soul, to be distributed in the >"ollowing manner : namely, an hundred mancuses in honour of St Peter, specially to buy oil for the...
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The Whole Works of King Alfred the Great: With Preliminary Essays ..., Volume 1

Alfred (King of England) - 1852 - 590 pages
...through all his hereditary dominions, that one poor man in ten,* either native or foreigner, should be supplied with meat, drink, and clothing, by his successors,...become deserted. He commanded also a large sum of money, namely, three hundred mancuses, to be carried every year to Rome for the good of his soul, to...
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The Life of Alfred the Great

Reinhold Pauli - 1853 - 606 pages
...extensive estates he ordered that one poor man in ten, whether native or foreigner, should be provided with meat, drink, and clothing, by his successors, until the day of judgment. It was only stipulated as a condition, that the land should be inhabited by men and cattle, and not...
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The Life of Alfred the Great

Reinhold Pauli - 1853 - 600 pages
...extensive estates he ordered that one poor man in ten, whether native or foreigner, should be provided with meat, drink, and clothing, by his successors, until the day of judgment. It was only stipulated as a condition, that the land should be inhabited by men and cattle, and not...
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The rambler in Worcestershire, or Stray notes on churches and ..., Volume 3

John Noake - 1854 - 450 pages
...that King Ethelwulfe directed through all his hereditary dominions that one poor man in ten should be supplied with meat, drink, and clothing, by his successors, until the day of judgment! But the probability is that no portion of this famous bequest ever graced a churchwarden's charity...
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The Whole Works of King Alfred the Great: With Preliminary Essays ..., Volume 1

Alfred (King of England) - 1858 - 596 pages
...poor man in ten,* either native or foreigner, should be iuiui>i> supplied with meat, drink, Of simeon. and clothing, by his successors, until the day of...become deserted. He commanded also a large sum of money, namely, three hundred mancuses, to be carried every year to Rome for the good of his soul, to...
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The Whole Works of King Alfred the Great: With Preliminary Essays ..., Volume 1

Alfred (King of England) - 1858 - 598 pages
...through all his hereditary dominions, that one poor man iu ten, either native or foreigner, should be supplied with meat, drink, and clothing, by his successors,...men and cattle, and should not become deserted. He comr manded also a large sum of money, namely 300 mancnses of pennies yearly to be carried to Rome...
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Six Old English Chronicles: Of which Two are Now First Translated from the ...

John Allen Giles - 1872 - 554 pages
...through all his hereditary dominions, that one poor man in ten, either native or foreigner, should be supplied with meat, drink, and clothing, by his successors,...become deserted. He commanded also a large sum of money, namely, three hundred mancuses, to be carried to Rome for the good of his soul, to be distributed...
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