The Asiatic Annual Register, Or, A View of the History of Hindustan, and of the Politics, Commerce and Literature of Asia, 11권

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Lawrence Dundas Campbell, E. Samuel
J. Debrett, 1811
 

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451 페이지 - ... blessed with health and perfect independence. Bruce looked forward with satisfaction to the progress of civilization, which he expected to introduce among the people, with whom by a singular destiny, he seemed doomed to
123 페이지 - An Act for continuing in the East India Company, for a further Term, the possession of the British Territories " in India, together with certain exclusive Privileges ; for establishing further Regulations for the Government of the said Territories, and the better Administration of Justice within the same ; and for regulating the Trade to and from the Places within the Limits of the said Company's Charter...
96 페이지 - ... an officious intermeddling in a suit that no way belongs to one, by maintaining or assisting either party, with money or otherwise to prosecute or defend it; a practice that was greatly encouraged by the first introduction of uses.
410 페이지 - As to the means of preventing such practices, it never could be adviseable, they said, without absolute necessity, to add new offences to the long catalogue already enumerated in the penal statutes, nor was it wise to diminish the sanctity of oaths, by resorting to them upon all occasions. When solemn declarations have been habitually disregarded, little reliance could be placed upon the sanction of any other species of asseveration, and we know but too well that an oath might come to be considered...
411 페이지 - The unpleasant duty of increased vigilance is not likely to be performed without some incitement of benefit or disadvantage, attendant upon the exercise, or neglect of it ; and it is equally conformable to experience to presume, that patronage will continue to be abused, so long as no inconvenience is felt by the person primarily giving, or by the person ultimately receiving it.
14 페이지 - Another enterprize... has distinguished the collegiate exercises of this year. Mr. Monckton has undertaken, and has been able to execute, a translation into Bengalee, of Shakespeare's tragedy (sic) of the Tempest. The difficulty of rendering a work of that peculiar stamp, into the language of a nation whose idiom and manners have so little affinity either to the genius of the author, or to the times and people for which he wrote, may be easily appreciated. That Mr.
451 페이지 - ... without having undergone that ceremony, he could not be regarded as a warrior. The case was urgent, and admitted of no alternative. He, therefore, submitted resolutely to this painful ceremony ; and his countenance presents a master specimen of the art of tattooing.
110 페이지 - It is true that rape is a most detestable crime, and therefore ought severely and impartially to be punished with death; but it must be remembered that it is an accusation easily to be made and hard to be proved and harder to be defended by the party accused, though never so innocent.
82 페이지 - Commanderin-chief, and holding out a most dangerous example to the service, Lieutenant-General Macdowall, in support of the dignity of the profession, and his own station and character, feels it incumbent on him to express his strong disapprobation of Lieutenant-Colonel Munro's unexampled proceedings, and considers it a solemn duty imposed upon him to reprimand Lieutenant-Colonel Munro in general orders; and he is hereby reprimanded accordingly. (Signed.) T. BOLEs. DAG
59 페이지 - ... to the place from whence you came, and from thence to the place of execution, there to be hanged by the neck till you are dead; and may God, in his infinite goodness, have mercy on your soul!

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