Oliver Cromwell's Letters And Speeches; Including The Supplement To The First Edition With…

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byOliver Cromwell

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1859 edition. Excerpt: ...anything in this world is exalted, or exalts itself, God will pull it down; for this is the day wherein He alone will be exalted. It is not fit for me to give advice, nor to say a word what use you should make of this;--more than to pray you, and all that acknowledge God, That they would exalt Him,--and not hate His people, who are as the apple of His eye, and for whom even Kings shall be reproved; and that you would tak& courage to do the work of the Lord, in fulfilling the end of your Magistracy, in seeking" the peace and welfare of this Land,--that all that will live peaceably may have countenance from you, and they that are incapable and will not leave troubling the Land may speedily be destroyed out of the Land. And if you take courage in this, God will bless you; and good men will stand by you; and God will have glory, and the Land will have happiness by you in despite of all your enemies. Which shall be the prayer of Your most humble and faithful servant, Oliver Cromwell. Postscript. We have not, in all this, lost a considerable Officer but Colonel Thornhaugh; and not many soldiers, considering the service: but many are wounded, and our horse much wearied. I humbly crave that some course may be taken to dispose of the Prisoners. The trouble, and extreme charge of the Country where they lie, is more than the danger of their escape. I think they would not go home if they might, without a convoy; they are so fearful of the Country, from whom they have deserved so ill. Ten men will keep a thousand from running »way. Chetham-Society Book, ut supra, p. 259-267. Commons Journals, Wednesday, 23d August, 1648: ' Ordered, That the sum of Two-hundred Pounds be bestowed upon Major Berry, and the sum of One-hundred Pounds upon Edward Sex-by, who...

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1859 edition. Excerpt: ...anything in this world is exalted, or exalts itself, God will pull it down; for this is the day wherein He alone will b...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:190 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.4 inPublished:July 8, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217737390

ISBN - 13:9780217737395

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