Usage examples for 27th

  1. This was on the morning of the 27th: Napoleon would not believe the news. – Memoirs of Napoleon Bonaparte, v12 by Louis Antoine Fauvelet de Bourrienne
  2. On Monday, the 27th of August, the Queen wrote in her diary her deep gratitude for " these eight happy days, for the delight of seeing such beautiful and interesting places and objects," and for the reception she had met with in Paris and France. – Life of Her Most Gracious Majesty the Queen, (Victoria) Vol II by Sarah Tytler
  3. The 27th we came to anchor in Saldanha bay, where we found our admiral and the Hector. – A General History and Collection of Voyages and Travels, Vol. VIII. by Robert Kerr
  4. You own up that yesterday was the 27th, don't you? – Around the World in Ten Days by Chelsea Curtis Fraser
  5. He says, " Yours of the 27th ult. – The Anti-Slavery Examiner, Omnibus by American Anti-Slavery Society
  6. He resigned it in 1872, and died on 27th March 1886. He wrote some prose of various kinds, and just before his death published a pleasant autobiography. – A History of Nineteenth Century Literature (1780-1895) by George Saintsbury
  7. " Thanks to the French people and you," said he, on reviewing the troops on the 27th of March, " the imperial throne is re- established. – Memoirs of the Private Life, Return, and Reign of Napoleon in 1815, Vol. I by Pierre Antoine Edouard Fleury de Chaboulon
  8. But his counter- attacks have failed against our Westhoek positions, and everything I have heard shows that his battalions, above all the 27th Regiment, were massacred by our artillery. – From Bapaume to Passchendaele, 1917 by Philip Gibbs
  9. At seven, in hauling round the W. point of Morotoi, we opened a small bay, at the distance of about two leagues, with a fine sandy beach; but seeing no appearance of fresh water, we stood on to the N., in order to get to the windward of Woahoo, an island which we had seen at our first visit in January 1778. At two in the afternoon, we saw the land bearing W. by N., eight leagues distant; and having tacked as soon as it was dark, we again bore away at day- light on the 27th; and at half- past ten, were within a league of the shore, near the middle of the N. E. side of the island. – A General History and Collection of Voyages and Travels, Volume 16 by Robert Kerr
  10. The Hague, September 27th, 1782, 491 Proceedings in Holland relative to the naval force ordered to join the French fleet. – The Diplomatic Correspondence of the American Revolution, Vol. IX by Various
  11. November 2d, 5th and 27th, requiem at St. Patrick's. – Sixty Years of California Song by Margaret Blake-Alverson
  12. On the 27th of July, Marcel boldly resolved to set at liberty and send over to him the four hundred English imprisoned in the Louvre. – A Popular History of France From The Earliest Times Volume II. of VI. by Francois Pierre Guillaume Guizot
  13. 27th: The last night Sir W. Batten and Sir W. Pen came to their houses at the office. – Diary of Samuel Pepys, Complete Transcribed From The Shorthand Manuscript In The Pepysian Library Magdalene College Cambridge By The Rev. Mynors Bright by Samuel Pepys Commentator: Lord Braybrooke
  14. " We start here, the 27th of January. – Max Carrados by Ernest Bramah
  15. On the 27th the orders issued for the efficient conduct of the retreat began to take effect, and the cavalry kept the enemy well at bay. – 1914 by John French, Viscount of Ypres
  16. The presence of the troops soon produced the desired effect, and the detachment returned to Sierra Leone on the 27th of February. – The History of the First West India Regiment by A. B. Ellis
  17. There was a stormy session on the 27th of October, many of the clergy and nobility being present, and comparatively few members of the third estate. – Project Gutenberg History of The Netherlands, 1555-1623, Complete by John Lothrop Motley
  18. He saw another card on the sidewalk near West 27th Street on Seventh Avenue. – Commercialized Prostitution in New York City by George Jackson Kneeland
  19. The second session while he was a member commenced on the 27th of January, 1785. During this he was more attentive than at the preceding session, but governed by the same system of policy, acting only when great and important questions were under consideration. – Memoirs of Aaron Burr, Complete by Matthew L. Davis
  20. Then I received this long letter:- Grand Hotel, Paris, May 27th. – Foe-Farrell by Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch