They were after the fashion of the kingdom
, partly resembling the Persian, and partly the Chinese, and are a very grave and decent habit.
I avoided the towns till I reached the kingdom
of the famous and powerful Caliph, Haroun-al-Raschid, when I had no further reason to fear my enemies.
The inhabitants of the kingdom
of Amhara are the most civilised and polite; and next to them the natives of Tigre, or the true Abyssins.
And this was the reason that, long ago, In this kingdom
by the sea, A wind blew out of a cloud by night Chilling my ANNABEL LEE; So that her high-born kinsmen came And bore her away from me, To shut her up, in a sepulchre In this kingdom
by the sea.
Surely, at this day, with us of Europe, the vantage of strength at sea (which is one of the principal dowries of this kingdom
of Great Britain) is great; both because most of the kingdoms
of Europe, are not merely inland, but girt with the sea most part of their compass; and because the wealth of both Indies seems in great part, but an accessory to the command of the seas.
Further on he came to a room where a beautiful young lady sat upon a couch; and she welcomed him joyfully, and said, if he would set her free from the spell that bound her, the kingdom
should be his, if he would come back in a year and marry her.
I wish there wasn't a saucepan in my kingdom
," he said.
And as this child-queen came sailing to her kingdom
she died on board ship, and so never saw the land over which she ruled.
Also they make diamonds and rubies and emeralds, which they hide in the ground; so that the kingdom
of the Nomes is wonderfully rich, and all we have of precious stones and silver and gold is what we take from the earth and rocks where the Nome King has hidden them.
This was in the Northern, Anglian, kingdom
of Northumbria (Yorkshire and Southern Scotland), which, as we have already said, had then won the political supremacy, and whose monasteries and capital city, York, thanks to the Irish missionaries, had become the chief centers of learning and culture in Western Christian Europe.
Or a more general division into two parts may be adopted; the first (Books I - IV) containing the description of a State framed generally in accordance with Hellenic notions of religion and morality, while in the second (Books V - X) the Hellenic State is transformed into an ideal kingdom
of philosophy, of which all other governments are the perversions.
was very small, but still quite large enough to marry upon; and he wished to marry.
To be sure: except ye become as little children ye shall not enter into THAT kingdom
I doubt it," replied Sancho Panza, "because for my part I am persuaded that though God should shower down kingdoms
upon earth, not one of them would fit the head of Mari Gutierrez.
As with the kingdoms
of the earth, there are regions more turbulent than others.