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  • second son, Richard, the earl of Arran, died, and in February Ormonde retired to Cornbury in Oxfordshire, leaving it only to attend James in August on
    390 bytes (7,516 words) - 06:39, 28 October 2014
  • in revolt in Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire. The rising was soon put down by Lord Grey, but in June a rebellion broke out in Devon and Cornwall, followed
    510 bytes (9,260 words) - 00:43, 9 September 2011
  • which was translated by his daughter and contributed to Mélusine, t. ii. An Oxfordshire version was given in Notes and Queries, April 17, 1852. It occurs
    343 bytes (11,976 words) - 20:00, 17 August 2010
  • W. Woolston of Adderbury, Oxfordshire, 1815. A quarto volume of Donne's sermons, &c., apparently intended for the press, and written by his own hand, is
    371 bytes (9,357 words) - 11:46, 29 January 2011
  • hospice, founded in 962, and kept by Augustinian monks, who, with the aid of dogs called of St. Bernard, do noble service in rescuing perishing travellers
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  • open mouth. Near Chipping Norton, in Oxfordshire, A.D. 1349, was a serpent with two heads, faces like women, and great wings after the manner of a bat
    390 bytes (9,142 words) - 07:44, 31 August 2010
  • exacting; a single day was allowed for learning the alphabet. His rescue from the fire (9 Feb. 1708–9) at Epworth Rectory fixed itself in his mind as a
    336 bytes (9,719 words) - 14:21, 28 December 2012
  • royalty to the rescue as “war god” at the outbreak of the Revolution; could not persuade his troops to fire on the rioters; had to “mount and ride”; took
    469 KB (70,311 words) - 12:10, 23 August 2014
  • Northamptonshire was up; Norfolk and Suffolk were up. Peter Martyr and the Oxford controversy had set on fire Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire. The enclosures
    360 bytes (27,144 words) - 11:11, 5 November 2014
  • John, littérateur, born in Oxfordshire, author of “The Splendid Shilling,” an admirable burlesque in imitation of Milton, and a poem, “Cider,” an imitation
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  • England and settled at Tew, Oxfordshire, where he indulged his studious tastes, and entertained his scholarly friends Clarendon, Chillingworth, and others;
    209 KB (32,608 words) - 18:22, 27 September 2010
  • Somerset, and by two private tutors—the Rev. Mr. Barton at Kirk Langley, Derbyshire, and the Rev. Mr. Wishaw at Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire. His vacations
    557 bytes (17,423 words) - 09:03, 27 July 2014
  • the Earl of Warwick at Burford in Oxfordshire. He and the carl together had forty thousand men along with them, and all classes of the community welcomed
    297 bytes (11,308 words) - 11:56, 29 January 2011
  • loud and large laugh. Col. Faith, my lord, you served the coxcomb right enough; and therefore I wish we had a bit of your lordship's Oxfordshire cheese
    980 bytes (31,930 words) - 23:50, 1 January 2015
  • Northampton, and in Leicestershire shalt find Men well inclin'd to hear what thou command'st. — And thou, brave Oxford, wondrous well belov'd, In Oxfordshire shalt
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  • into Oxfordshire to interrupt the king's preparations for taking the field (Sprigge, Anglia Rediviva, p. 11, ed. 1854). His success was rapid and complete
    379 bytes (27,067 words) - 15:42, 7 June 2012
  • and slain in Wiltshire, by Sir Will. Herbert; others suppressed by force of arms, conducted by the Lord Gray of Wilton, as were those in Oxfordshire,
    137 KB (23,549 words) - 07:48, 20 November 2012
  • ‘died and is buried in Oxfordshire.’ Little Moses’s mamma, ‘Mrs. Jochebed Amram,’ is also held up as an effective example of Christian piety and patience
    138 KB (25,272 words) - 12:29, 17 April 2012
  • the employment of my next two years—the “Handbook of Berks, Bucks, and Oxfordshire.” The commission to undertake this Handbook was one which I hailed
    166 KB (29,883 words) - 22:12, 26 June 2008
  • senior student of that house, vicar of Cassington near Woodstock in Oxfordshire, and prebend of Bedminster Secunda in the church of Salisbury. He was elected
    376 KB (62,757 words) - 08:12, 20 November 2012

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