Sentence Examples


  • We have the king's word for the fact that Arnold was a consistent royalist; but this is apparent from the whole tenor of the chronicle.
  • During the Civil War Bolton sided with the parliament, and in February 1643 and March 1644 the royalist forces assaulted the town, but were on both occasions repulsed.
  • Of the church of St Lawrence part, including the tower, is Norman; the building was the scene of a fierce conflict between the royalist and parliamentary troops in 1643.
  • Farnese at once set to work with subtle skill to win over to the royalist cause the Catholic nobles of the south.
  • The royalist anecdotes relating to his youth, including charges of ill-conduct, do not deserve credit, the entries in the register of St John's, Huntingdon, noting Oliver's submission on two occasions to church censure being forgeries; but it is not improbable that his youth was wild and possibly dissolute.'
 

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