Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books
" French languages: the earliest known instance of the English tongue having been used in deeds, is that of the indenture between the abbot and convent of Whitby, and Robert, the son of John Bustard, dated at York, in the year 1343. The English tongue was... "
The Universal magazine - Page 141
1807
Full view - About this book

The Critical Review, Or, Annals of Literature

English literature - 1803
...Engleish instrument, produce'd by Rymer, is dateed 1368; but an indenture in the same idiom, betwixt the abbot and convent of Whitby, and Robert, the son of John Bustard, dateed at York, in 1343, is the earliest known : the date of 1324, givetn in What leys translation...
Full view - About this book

The Director [ed. by T.F. Dibdin]., Volumes 1-2

Thomas Frognall Dibdin - 1807
...language into parliamentary proceedings and public depositions, Mr. D. read some passages from the ParE first, he observed that the earliest instance yet...was concluded by an account of the works of Robert De Brunne and Adam Davie, with a few short specimens of the poetry of both these writers. Of the former...
Full view - About this book

The Mirror of Literature, Amusement, and Instruction

1824
...FIRST ENGLISH DEED. THE earliest instance yet known of the English tongue being used in a Deed, is that of the Indenture between the Abbot and Convent...of John Bustard, dated at York, in the year 1343. CHOICE EXTRACTS FKOM NEW WORKS. ANECDOTES OF THE BRITISll NAVY. DEATH OF NELSON. NELSON, in the early...
Full view - About this book

First flowers, by a literary amateur

First flowers - 1825 - 271 pages
...ENGLISH DEED. The earliest instance known of the English language being used in a deed, is that of an indenture between the Abbot and Convent of Whitby,...of John Bustard, dated at York, in the year 1343. BLESSINGS OF OLD ENGLISH LIBEHTY. In a court-roll of the manor of Couhdon, Surrey, are the following...
Full view - About this book

Blossoms at Christmas and First Flowers of the New Year

Gift books - 1825
...ENGLISH DEED. The earliest instance known of the English language being used in a deed, is that of an indenture between the Abbot and Convent of Whitby,...of John Bustard, dated at York, in the year 1343. BLESSINGS or OLD ENGLISH LIBERTY. In a court-roll of the manor of Coulsdon, Surrey, are the following...
Full view - About this book

Sketches of the History of Literature and Learning in England ..., Volumes 1-2

George Lillie Craik - English language - 1844
...instrument produced by Rymer is dated 1368 (vii. 526) ; but an indenture in the same idiom betwixt the abbot and convent of Whitby, and Robert the son of John Bustard, dated at York in 1343,* is the earliest known. "f ANGLO-NORMAN POETS : — MARIE DE FRANCE. DENYS PYRAM. — GROSSE-TETE....
Full view - About this book

Dictionary of Dates, and Universal Reference, Relating to All Ages and ...

Joseph Haydn - Chronology, Historical - 1851 - 673 pages
...French languages : the earliest known instance of the English tongue having been used in deeds, is that of the indenture between the abbot and convent...John Bustard, dated at York, in the year 1343. The English tongue was ordered to bo used in all law pleadings in 1364. Ordered to bo used in all law suits...
Full view - About this book

The World's Progress: a Dictionary of Dates

George Palmer Putnam - Chronology, Historical - 1851 - 716 pages
...French languages : the earliest known instance of the English tongue having been used in deeds, is that of the indenture between the abbot and convent...John Bustard, dated at York, in the year 1343. The English tongue was ordered to be used in all law pleadings in 1364. Ordered to be used in all law-suits...
Full view - About this book

The World's Progress: A Dictionary of Dates, with Tabular Views of General ...

George Palmer Putnam - 1853
...French languages : the earliest known instance of the English tongue having been used in deeds, is that of the indenture between the abbot and convent...John Bustard, dated at York, in the year 1343. The English tongue was ordered to be used in all law pleadings in 1364. Ordered to be used in all law-suits...
Full view - About this book

Dictionary of Dates, and Universal Reference: Relating to All Ages and ...

Joseph Haydn - Chronology, Historical - 1853 - 704 pages
...French languages : the earliest known instance of the English tongue having been used in deeds, is that of the indenture between the abbot and convent...John Bustard, dated at York, in the year 1343. The English tongue was ordered to be used in all law pleadings in 1364.* Ordered to be used in all law...
Full view - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search
  4. Download EPUB
  5. Download PDF