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A Brief Account of the Life, Writings, and Inventions of Sir Samuel Morland ... - Page 10
by James Orchard Halliwell-Phillipps - 1838 - 31 pages
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An Historical and Descriptive Account of the Steam Engine: Comprising a ...

Charles Frederick Partington - Steam-engines - 1826 - 300 pages
...a most perfect and pure water. He had newly buried 2001 worth of music books six feet under ground, being, as he said, love songs and van*ity. He plays himself psalms and religious hymns on the Tlieorbo." Diary, Oct. 25th, 1695. About the year 1684, Sir Samuel purchased a house at Hammersmith,...
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A Popular and Descriptive Account of the Steam Engine, Comprising a General ...

Charles Frederick Partington - Steam-engines - 1836 - 330 pages
...most perfect and pure water. He had newly buried 200Z. worth of music books six feet under ground, being, as he said, love songs and vanity. He plays...himself psalms and religious hymns on the Theorbo." Diary, Oct. 25th, 1695. About the year 1684, Sir Samuel purchased a house at Hammersmith, and it appears...
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Iron: An Illustrated Weekly Journal for Iron and Steel ..., Volume 28

Perry Fairfax Nursey - Industrial arts - 1838
...newly buried 200. worth of music-books, being, as he said, love songs and vanity. He plays hi<nself psalms and religious hymns on the Theorbo.' "The inscription...on a stone tablet fixed in the wall, and is still preserved ; the following is a copy * Eyelyn*B Nuroismata, p. 141. .f On the top was a Punchinello...
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The Mechanics' Magazine, Museum, Register, Journal, and Gazette, Volume 28

Industrial arts - 1838
...newly buried 2001. worth of music-books, being, as he said, love songs and vanity. He plays hi<nself psalms and religious hymns on the Theorbo.' " The...on a stone tablet fixed in the wall, and is still preserved ; the following is a copy * Evelyn's Niimismata, p. 141. t On the top u-as a Punchinello...
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The Gentleman's Magazine, and Historical Chronicle, for the Year ..., Volume 165

Edward Cave, John Nichols - Literature - 1839
...the Thames near it a most perfect and pure water. He had newly buried jt'200 worth of music books, being, as he said, love songs and vanity. He plays...himself psalms and religious hymns on the theorbo-" The principal object of the present author, a gentleman of Trinity College, Cambridge, is to direct the...
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The Gentleman's Magazine, Volumes 165-166

Early English newspapers - 1839
...of the Thames near it a most perfect and pure water. He had newly buried 200 worth of music books, @ M 0 ~ t0Dp z hymnson the theorbo." The principal object of the present author, a gentleman of Trinity College, Cambridge,...
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Diary and Correspondence of John Evelyn

John Evelyn - Great Britain - 1850
...He had newly buried 200 worth of music-books six feet under ground, being, as he said, lovesongs and vanity. He plays himself psalms and religious hymns on the theorbo. Very mild weather the whole of October. 10th November. Mr. Stanhope, f Vicar of Lewisham, preached...
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Lives of the Engineers: With an Account of Their Principal Works ..., Volume 4

Samuel Smiles - Engineers - 1865
...Thames now near it, a most perfect and pure water. He had newly buried 200/. worth of music books, being, as he said, love songs and vanity. He plays...and religious hymns on the theorbo." The inscription to which Evelyn refers was on a stone tablet fixed on the waU of his house, still preserved, which...
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Lives of Boulton and Watt: Principally from the Original Soho Mss ...

Samuel Smiles - Steam engineers - 1865 - 521 pages
...Thames now near it, a most perfect and pure water. He had newly buried 200/. worth of music books, being, as he said, love songs and vanity. He plays...and religious hymns on the theorbo." The inscription to which Evelyn refers was on a stone tablet fixed on the wall of his house, still preserved, which...
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The English Cyclopaedia

Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1867
...perfect and pure water. He had newly buried 200. worth of music-books, being, as he Faid, love-songs and vanity. He plays himself psalms and religious...theorbo." The inscription which Evelyn refers to was ou a stone-tablet axed in the wall, and is we believe still preserved ; the following is a copy of...
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