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" Cherbury gives an interesting account of the education of a highly-born youth at the end of the sixteenth and the beginning of the seventeenth century. "
Archaeologia Cambrensis - Page 143
1904
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The British Critic: A New Review, Volume 6

1816 - 696 pages
...nation. Priesthood has never experienced a more violent persecution than that which was set on foot at the end of the sixteenth, and the beginning of the seventeenth century, by the Viceroys of Naples, against those who seemed inclined to receive the Council of Trent. In this...
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The North American Review, Volume 163

1896 - 820 pages
...speeches on the Royal Titles bill. As a matter of fact, the title of "Emperor" was claimed and borne at the end of the sixteenth and the beginning of the seventeenth century by Muscovite rulers. This claim was connected with an old ambition of theirs towards the possession of...
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Spanish literature

Friedrich Bouterwek - 1823
...Quixote must be aware of the enthusiasm with which romances of chivary were admired by the Spaniards, at the end of the sixteenth and the beginning of the seventeenth century. In the reign of Charles V. this passion became epidemic; for then the art of printing gave general...
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The Library Companion: Or, the Young Man's Guide, and the Old Man's Comfort ...

Thomas Frognall Dibdin - 1825 - 474 pages
...convinced that his time will not be misspent in procuring a few of his more popular pieces — published at the end of the sixteenth, and the beginning of the seventeenth, century. The Bibliotheca Anglo-Poetica, p. 320-3, is rich in the earlier and rarer pieces of Southwell ; of...
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Encyclopædia Americana: A Popular Dictionary of Arts, Sciences ..., Volume 9

Francis Lieber, Edward Wigglesworth, Thomas Gamaliel Bradford, Henry Vethake - 1832 - 632 pages
...drove the riebest merchants to the Dutch Netherlands, ami especially to Amsterdam, whose commerce, at the end of the sixteenth and the beginning of the seventeenth century, nx» % to an unparalleled height, from which it declined somewhat about the close of ib.eighteenth...
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Encyclopædia Americana, ed. by F. Lieber assisted by E. Wigglesworth (and T ...

Encyclopaedia Americana - 1832 - 620 pages
...1585, drove the riche* merchants to the Dutch Netherlands, and especially to Amsterdam, whose commerce, at the end of the sixteenth and the beginning of the seventeenth century, rose to an unparalleled height, from which it declined somewhat about the close of the eighteenth century,...
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Encyclopaedia Americana: A Popular Dictionary of Arts, Sciences ..., Volume 9

Francis Lieber, Edward Wigglesworth - 1832 - 654 pages
...drove the richest merchants to the Dutch Netherlands, and especially to Amsterdam, whose commerce, at the end of the sixteenth and the beginning of the seventeenth century, rose to an unparalleled height, from which it declined somewhat about the close of the eighteenth century,...
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The Penny Cyclopaedia of the Society for the Diffussion of Useful ..., Volume 6

1836
...of Mazatlan it is of moderate height, but in general not rocky. This gulf contains pearl-fisheries. At the end of the sixteenth and the beginning of the seventeenth century a great number of valuable pearls were collected, but this branch of industry soon began to decline,...
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The Penny Cyclopædia of the Society for the Diffusion of Useful ..., Volume 6

1836 - 528 pages
...of Mazatlan it is of moderate height, but in general not rocky. This gulf contains pearl-fisheries. At the end of the sixteenth and the beginning of the seventeenth century a great number of valuable pearl» were collected, but this hranch of industry soon began to decline,...
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The Popular Encyclopedia;: pt. 1: Misso-Peculium

Sir Daniel Keyte Sandford - 1837 - 526 pages
...drove the richest merchants to the Dutch Netherlands, and especially to Amsterdam, whose commerce, at the end of the sixteenth and the beginning of the seventeenth century, rose to an unparalleled height, from which it declined somewhat about the close of the eighteenth century,...
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