Sir William Phips devant Québec: histoire d'un siège

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L.J. Demers & frère, 1893 - 428 halaman
 

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Halaman 405 - ... je suis, SIRE DE VOTRE MAJESTÉ, Le très humble, très obéissant, et très fidèle serviteur et sujet, RACINE. PREMIÈRE PRÉFACE...
Halaman 106 - I, the aforesaid William Phipps, Knight, do hereby in the name and on behalf of their most excellent Majesties, William and Mary, King and Queen of England, Scotland, France, and Ireland, Defenders of the Faith, and by order of their said Majesties...
Halaman 132 - The government was utterly unprepared for the return of the forces. They seem to have presumed, not only upon success, but upon the enemy's treasure to bear the charge of the expedition. The soldiers were upon the point of mutiny for want of their wages. It was utterly impracticable to raise in a few days such a sum as would be necessary.
Halaman 107 - Majesties' service and the subjects' security. Which, if you refuse forthwith to do, I am come provided, and am resolved, by the help of God, in whom I trust, by force of arms to revenge all wrongs and injuries offered, and bring you under subjection to the Crown of England, and, when too late, make you wish you had accepted of the favour tendered. "Your answer positive in an hour returned by your own trumpet, with the return of mine, is required upon the peril that will ensue.
Halaman 296 - Il n'ya qu'une seule chose q.ui m'a choqué; c'est l'endroit du foie et du cœur. Il me semble que vous les placez autrement qu'ils ne sont; que le cœur est du côté gauche, et le foie du côté droit. SGANARELLE. Oui, cela était autrefois ainsi; mais nous avons changé tout cela, et nous faisons maintenant la médecine d'une méthode toute nouvelle.
Halaman 49 - An Account of the Late Action of the NEW-ENGLANDERS, under the Command of Sir William Phips, against the French at Canada.
Halaman 111 - Matter, like Israel engaging against Benjamin, it may be, we saw yet but the beginning of the matter : And that the way to Canada now being learnt, the Foundation of a Victory over it might be laid in what had been already done.
Halaman 106 - Majesties' subjects of New England, without provocation on their part, hath put them under the necessity of this expedition for their own security and satisfaction. And although the cruelties and barbarities used against them by the French and Indians might, upon the present opportunity, prompt unto a severe revenge, yet...
Halaman 390 - Cet oeil ferme' ne dit-il plus rien ? Le contour du nez et la ligne qui divise la bouche , et ce muscle creusé en fossette entre la bouche et le nez , et enfin l'harmonie qui règne dans l'ensemble de tous ces- traits , n'ont-ils aucune expression ? Je ne crois pas qu'un homme doué de sens commun puisse...
Halaman 25 - Dites à votre général que je ne connais point le roi Guillaume et que le prince d'Orange est un usurpateur qui a violé les droits les plus sacrés du sang en voulant détrôner son beau-père...

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