That the Mayor and Commonalty of London have power to rent three waste portions of land in divers places in London for the support of London Bridge.
At Leuesham, a water-mill, with 2 acres of pasture belonging to it, held of divers persons for the rent of 1s.
With this he proceeded to take divers measurements upon the body of the deponent, as, from one shoulder to the other, from the shoulder to the chin and nose, &c.
Sidenote: Joseph Fernandez in the secret prison of this tribunal, for having written and spoken divers heresies, blasphemies, and insults against our Holy Faith.
These they burnt bottom upwards, burning, at the same time, rosemary, and repeating unintelligible language, and making divers motions with the feet and hands.
He furthermore stated that he had uttered, on many occasions, divers impious and heretical sayings against God, and against Christ and his Holy Mother.
Between the stories, and also between the days, there is often a good deal of conversation, in which the divers characters, as given above, are carried out with a minuteness very different from the chief Italian original.
Giving this Eve to the man Adam, he led them into a large room decorated to represent Eden, and, after giving them divers instructions, left them to themselves.
One may say of temper as of many buildings; it has divers aspects, some agreeable, others disagreeable.
Our taste is no longer our own, we cease to control it, without our consent it changes, and the same objects appear to us in such divers aspects that ultimately we fail to perceive what we have seen and heard.
What we term virtue is often but a mass of various actions and divers interests, which fortune, or our own industry, manage to arrange; and it is not always from valour or from chastity that men are brave, and women chaste.
The intervening hours with their divers happenings passed all but unnoticed.
Here is my register, and he produced a book, wherein diversmathematical abstruse calculations were apparent.
He was accosted on the road by divers of his coal-carrying neighbours with a degree of familiarity which was exceedingly mortifying to his feelings.
A Master of Requests, named Falhonet, together with the Abbe Clement, and two clerks in their employ, had been concerned in divers acts of peculation, to the amount of upwards of a million of livres.
Petition of George James, on behalf of himself and divers persons of distinction concerned in a national fishery; praying letters patent of incorporation to enable them to carry on the same.
These figures were, at first, direct interpretations from Dante, in particular Paolo and Francesca da Rimini and divers inhabitants of the Inferno.
There came divers of Antonio's creditors in my company to Venice that swear he cannot choose but break.
Bohemia stops his ears, and threatens them With divers deaths in death.
For divers unknown reasons, I beseech you, Grant me this boon.
O, sir, I will not be so hard-hearted; I will give out divers schedules of my beauty.
Enter a Sewer anddivers Servants with dishes and service, who pass over the stage.
Let us command to know that of your mouth or of your lips; for divers philosophers hold that the lips is parcel of the mouth.