The Monthly Magazine, Volume 6

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R. Phillips, 1798

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Page 91 - And God spake unto Moses, and said unto him, I am the Lord: and I appeared unto Abraham, unto Isaac, and unto Jacob, by the name of God Almighty ; but by my name JEHOVAH was I not known to them.
Page 17 - Sire, in long blacke weedes yclad, His feete all bare, his beard all hoarie gray, And by his belt his booke he hanging had ; Sober he seemde, and very sagely sad, And to the ground his eyes were lowly bent, Simple in shew, and voide of malice bad, And all the way he prayed, as he went, And often knockt his brest, as one that did repent.
Page 406 - And God said moreover unto Moses, Thus shalt thou say unto the children of Israel, The Lord God of your fathers, the God of Abraham, the God of Isaac, and the God of Jacob, hath sent me unto you: this is my name for ever, and this is my memorial unto all generations.
Page 22 - Money, therefore, the great wheel of circulation, the great instrument of commerce, like all other instruments of trade, though it makes a part, and a very valuable part, of the capital, makes no part of the revenue of the society to which it belongs...
Page 113 - THE false portraits of Mary queen of Scots are infinite but there are many genuine, as may be expected of a woman who was queen of France, dowager of France, and queen of Scotland. I have a drawing by Vertue, from a genuine portrait uui'iigt ;ived.
Page 36 - I intended, in imitation of the French original, to have pointed out the streets and houses where any remarkable incident had happened. But I found the labour would be too great, in collecting materials from various resources ; and I abandoned the design, after having written about ten or twelve pages.
Page 36 - I mean to put there," said the farmer, " some allegorical statue relating to my business." " You may then put Lot's wife, who was changed to a statue of salt,
Page 239 - Jehovah stood above it, and said, " I am Jehovah, the God of Abraham thy father, and the God of Isaac...
Page 450 - An Authentic Narrative of the proceedings of His Majesty's Squadron under the command of Rear-Admiral Sir Horatio Nelson from its sailing from Gibraltar to the conclusion of the glorious Battle of the Nile, drawn up from the Minutes of an officer of Rank in the Squadron.
Page 374 - This was followed, towards the end of the year, by a second agreement, authorizing the reciprocal transmission of cartels, and settling the terms by which an exchange of prisoners was to be regulated. In the course of the year the French directory issued a decree declaring that all persons, natives of, or originally belonging to, neutral countries, or countries in alliance with France, who might form a part of the crew...

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