It is ESSENTIAL to such a government that it be derived from the great body of the society, not from an inconsiderable
proportion, or a favored class of it; otherwise a handful of tyrannical nobles, exercising their oppressions by a delegation of their powers, might aspire to the rank of republicans, and claim for their government the honorable title of republic.
As it is no inconsiderable
affair to spend the Carnival at Rome, especially when you have no great desire to sleep on the Piazza del Popolo, or the Campo Vaccino, they wrote to Signor Pastrini, the proprietor of the Hotel de Londres, Piazza di Spagna, to reserve comfortable apartments for them.
Because from such arms conquests come but slowly, long delayed and inconsiderable
, but the losses sudden and portentous.
Yes, indeed, and received no inconsiderable
pleasure from the sight.
The old gentleman had once possessed no inconsiderable
share of fancy; and even now its fading sunshine occasionally glimmered among his more sombre reflections.
CAPTAIN BONNEVILLE found his caches perfectly secure, and having secretly opened them he selected such articles as were necessary to equip the free trappers and to supply the inconsiderable
trade with the Indians, after which he closed them again.
It seemed to combine a great deal of practicability with no inconsiderable
enjoyment in a quiet way; for how delightful it would be to look down upon the detested old vessel from the height of some thousand feet, and contrast the verdant scenery about me with the recollection of her narrow decks and gloomy forecastle
I have, I flatter myself, made no inconsiderable
progress in her affections; but my own are entirely fixed.
As to the inconsiderable
interval, have I the gracious permission of the heaven-born to call up Moti Guj?
But at least there was no inconsiderable
skill of hand, nor a deficiency of any attribute to render them really works of art, except that deep quality, be it of soul or intellect, which bestows life upon the lifeless and warmth upon the cold, and which, had it been present, would have made Drowne's wooden image instinct with spirit.
The boat was touching the wharf and the space between the pair inconsiderable
A bell was rung as we drew up, and amidst the sound of its deep voice in the still air, and the distant barking of some dogs, and a gush of light from the opened door, and the smoking and steaming of the heated horses, and the quickened beating of our own hearts, we alighted in no inconsiderable