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278; one of its uses to make clear things doubtful, | Writ, of "ne exeat regnum," ii. 484.
Wits sharpened by mathematics, i. 199.
Witch, power of, afar off, ii. 131.
Witchcraft not punishable by death, ii. 291.
Wives, i. 16; cruel examples of wives of kings,
Womb, living creatures in the, ii. 101; duration of
Women, government by, ii. 442.
Wood, Thomas, his declaration, ii. 366.
Wood, shining in the dark, ii. 451; as to its growing
Woodville, Lord, sails to Brittany, i. 329; slain in
Wool draweth watery vapour, ii. 20.
Woollen bag, liquor loseth its fatness if strained
Writs, of privilege, ii. 484; de rege inconsulto, ii. 514;
YAWNING, takes off the power of hearing, ii. 44; ex-
Yelverton, Sir Henry, ii. 498; letter to, on a cause of,
Words, i. 232; when few best remembered, ii. 478; Year-books, suggestion for the reformation of, ii. 232.
Works of God, show his omnipotency, but not his
Works, miscellaneous, ii. 445; Bacon's account of his,
Works of God and man, meditations on, i. 67.
Worship and belief, unity of, ii. 412.
Wotton, Sir Henry, his saying of critics, i. 111.
Yolk of eggs, very nourishing, ii. 15.
Youth, the tongue and joints in, pliant and supple, i.
Youth and age, essay on, i. 48; difference of, iii. 511.
ZELIM's reason for shaving his beard, i. 120.