Sentence Examples

  • An investigation was begun in March 1559, and as the result of a conviction for heresy the exhumed body of Jorisz was burned, together with his portrait, on the 13th of May 1559.
  • At the Restoration his body was exhumed, and on the 30th of January 1661, the anniversary of the execution of Charles I., it was drawn on a sledge from Holborn to Tyburn, together with the bodies of Ireton and Bradshaw, accompanied by "the universal outcry and curses of the people."
  • Of all the pre-adamite whales yet exhumed, by far the largest is the Alabama one mentioned in the last chapter, and that was less than seventy feet in length in the skeleton.
  • These accommodations have to be exhumed and articulated where necessary in terms of constitutive conventions or implicit codes of practice.
  • Encouraged by his disreputable friend, Charles Augustus Howell, the painter had Lizzie 's body exhumed to recover his poems.

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