An account of the celebration of the jubilee, on the 25th October, 1809; being the forty-ninth anniversary of the reign of George the third, collected and publ. by a lady, the wife of a naval officer

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Page 60 - Born and educated in this country, I glory in the name of Briton ; and the peculiar happiness of my life will ever consist in promoting the welfare of a people, whose loyalty and warm affection to me I consider as the greatest and most permanent security of my throne...
Page 201 - And like unto him was there no king before him, that turned to the LORD with all his >5 heart, and with all his soul, and with all his might, according to all the law of Moses ; neither after him arose there any like him.
Page 9 - A jubilee shall that fiftieth year be unto you: ye shall not sow; neither reap that which groweth of itself in it, nor gather the grapes in it of thy vine undressed.
Page 13 - I see the commerce of my kingdoms, that great source of our riches, and fixed object of my neverfailing care and protection, flourishing to an extent unknown in any former war.
Page 14 - His Royal Highness was pleased to return the following most gracious Answer : " I thank you for this loyal and dutiful Address.
Page 195 - ... lads, and others, that took on them the lead in hobleshows at the fairs, and such like public doings. Now I come to the issue and particulars. — The birthday, in progress of time, came round, and the morning was ushered in with the ringing of bells, and the windows of the houses adorned with green boughs and garlands. It was a fine bright day, and nothing could exceed the glee and joviality of all faces till the afternoon, when I went up to the council-chamber in the Tolbooth, to meet the other...
Page 13 - QUEEN's Most Excellent Majesty. The humble Address of the Lord Mayor, Aldermen, and Commons of the city of London, in Common Council assembled. Most Gracious Sovereign...
Page 3 - Majesty, they would mentally include the health of the Prince and Princess of Wales and the rest of the Royal Family.
Page 3 - The Coronation Anthem was performed previous to the sermon, by the full choir with great effect. The procession returned about three o'clock, in the same order. At five o'clock, the Corporation were introduced up the grand staircase in front of the Mansion House, the trumpets sounding during their entrance into the vestibule.
Page 14 - They were all received very graciously, and had the honour to kiss his Majesty's hand.

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