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regis de banco coram, dominus Euball Thelwall miles, suprema curiæ cancellariæ magistrorum unus, et dominus Franciscus Barnham miles, executores etiam in testamento suprascript' nominat', ex certis causis eos et amicos suos in ea parte juste moven' oneri executionis testament' suprascript' expresse renuntiarunt, prout ex actis curiæ prædict' plenius liquet et apparet; de bene et fideliter administrando eadem ad sancta Dei evangelia in debita juris forma jurat'.
LINTHWAITE FARRANT Registrar' deputat' assumpt'.
The Marks i. ii. iii. iv. v. vi. denote the Volumes, and the
Figures the Pages.
ABATOR, who is so called, iv. 99, how and when he may become lawful owner of another's lands ibid. vi. 92, 113, 117 ii. 15 iv. 389
Abbot, George, archbishop of Canterbury
Abettor, several ways of becoming so Abilities, natural, like plants, want pruning Abjuration, in what cases a man shall be obliged to abjure the realm, iv. 300, several cases thereof, with the proceedings relatibid. 301 ing to them Absolution, whether that in our liturgy is not improper, ii. 539, is of two sorts only Absque impetitione vasti, the sense and meaning of this clause cleared up, and stated by the words themselves, by reason, by authorities, by removing contrary authorities, by practice, iv. 226 to 232, it gives no grant of property, iv. 227, how this clause came first to be used ii. 233 Academics, acknowledged by all sects to be the best Acceleration of time in works of nature, i. 355, in clarification of liquor, ibid. in several maturations, i. 358, as of fruits, ibid. of drinks, ibid. of metals, i. 362. Acceleration of putrefaction, i. 364. Acceleration of birth, 372, of growth or stature, ibid. three means of it, 372, 373. Acceleration of germination, i. 391, by three means, namely, mending the nourishment, i. 393, comforting the spirits of the plant, ibid. making way for the easy coming to the nourishment, ibid. Several pregnant instances thereof, i. 518 i. 394, et seq. Acceleration of clarification in wine Accessary, how one man may become so to the act of another done
by his order
Aches in men's bodies foreshew rain and frost
Acquests, new ones, more burden thau strength
Act, not to be confounded with the execution of the act, nor the
intire act with the last part of it, instances Act of parliament, a rule to be observed where that is donor, iv. 195, five acts relating to the distinction of the body natural and po
litic of the king explained, iv. 351, et seq. of 1 Jac. I. relating
to the punishment of witchcraft
Acting in song graceful
Active men, wherein preferred to virtuous
Actium, battle of, decided the empire of the world
Administration, how a property in goods, &c. may be gained by
letters thereof, iv. 128, 129, what bishop shall have the power of
granting them in disputable cases, ibid. two cases in the deaths
of executors and administrators where the ordinary shall admi-
Administrators, their office and authority in some particulars, iv.
130, in what cases the ordinary is to commit administration, ibid.
they must execute their authority jointly, ibid. may retain ibid.
Admiralty, how to be ordered after the union
Adrian the emperor, ii. 441, mortally envied in others the qualities
he excelled in, ii. 270, instances of his misplaced bounty and ex-
Adversity, ii. 262, resembles miracles in its command over nature,
ibid. fortitude its proper virtue
Advice, how to be given and taken
Advice to Sir George Villiers
Advocates, ii. 384, surprising that their confidence should prevail
with judges, ibid. what is due to and from them
Advowsons, cases relating thereto explained
Ægypt hath little rain, i. 511, Ægyptian conserving bodies, i. 513,
iv. 16, 45, 50
Eneas Sylvius, his remark on the conduct of the popes and lawyers,
ii. 432, says, that had not Christianity been supported by mi-
racles, it ought to be received for its honesty
Equinoctial more tolerable for heat than the torrid zone,
three causes thereof
Esop, his fable of the frogs in a great drought, ii. 236, of the cat
and the fox, ii. 238, of the fainting man and death
Æthiopes, fleshy and plump, why
Aëtites, or eagle-stone
Ætna compensateth the adjacent countries for the damages it doth,
Etna and Vesuvius, why they shoot forth no water.
Affectation of tyranny over men's understandings and beliefs ii. 78
Affections of beasts impressed upon inanimate things, ii. 69, three
affections which tie subjects to sovereigns, v. 190, no heat of af-
fection without idleness
Affidavits in chancery, in what cases not to be allowed iv. 521
Africa, why so fruitful of monsters, i. 410, the people there never
stir out after the first showers
Ayάлŋ, is always rightly translated charity in the Rhemish version,
Agaric works most on phlegm, i. 433, a spongy excrescence on the
roots of trees, ibid. 450, 459, a putrefaction
Age. See Youth.
Age of discretion, at what time allowed to be by our law v. 414
Age, its excellency in four things, ii. 428, its inconveniencies and
difficulties with regard to action
ii. 355, 356
Agrippa raised by Augustus
Agues cured by applications to the wrist, i. 289, proceed mostly
from obstruction of the humours
Aid, a certain sum of money so called, its uses
Air turned into water, i. 254, by four several ways, i. 255, 256, in-
stances tending thereto, i. 280, converted into a dense body, a
rarity in nature, i. 255, 256, increases in weight, and yields nou-
rishment, i. 257, hath an antipathy with tangible bodies, i. 281,
converted into water by repercussion from hard bodies, ibid.
Air turned into water by the same means that ice, i. 282, meddles
little with the moisture of oil, i. 286, elision of air a term of igno-
rance, i. 303. Air condensed into weight, i. 257, 503. Air pent
the cause of sounds, i. 300, 301, 302, eruptions thereof cause
sounds, i. 300. Air not always necessary to sounds, i. 304, 307,
thickness of the air in night, contributes to the increasing and
our better hearing of sounds, than in the day, as well as the ge-
neral silence, i. 309. Air excluded in some bodies, prohibiteth
putrefaction, i. 368, in some causeth it, ibid. the causes of each,
ibid. Air compressed and blown, prohibiteth putrefaction, i. 370,
congealing of air, i. 376. Airs wholesome, how found out, i.
516, 517, the putrefaction of air to be discerned aforehand, ii.
Airs good to recover consumptions, ii. 54. Air healthful
within doors, how procured
Air and fire foreshew winds
Air, the causes of heat and cold in it, ii. 30, hath some degree of
light in it
Air poisoned by art, ii. 50,why the middle region of it coldest, ii. 241
Alchemy, some remarks upon it
Alcibiades, his advice to Pericles about giving in his accounts, ii.
Alexander, why his body sweet
Alexander's body preserved till Cæsar Augustus's time, i. 514, his
character of Antipater, ii. 439, of Hephæstion and Craterus, ibid.
censured by Augustus, ii. 441, by Parmenio, ii. 442, contemned
by Diogenes, ii. 446, would run with kings when advised by
Philip to the olympic games, ii. 452, his saying to Callisthenes.
upon his two orations on the Macedonians, iv. 364, a smart reply
of his to Parmenio
Alexander VI. sends the bishop of Concordia to mediate between
the kings of England and France, v. 76, thanks Henry VII. for
entering into a league in defence of Italy
Alga marina applied to roots of plants furthers their growth i. 403
Alien, enemy, how considered by our laws, iv. 326, 327. Alien
friend, how considered, ibid. Littleton's definition of an alien,
iv. 346, how the several degrees of aliens are considered by our
iii. 272, 273