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Quotes of 420

  1. The Romans held Britain from the invasion of Julius Caesar till their voluntary withdrawal from the island, A. D. 420 that is, about five hundred years. – Thomas Bulfinch

Usage examples for 420

  1. 420 106 The mournful trees that in the garden stood Bent to the tempest as it rush'd along, The elm, the myrtle, and the cypress sad More melancholy tun'd its bellowing song. – The Poems of Philip Freneau, Volume I (of III) by Philip Freneau
  2. 420 tapping the nut with the split open, then closing the split by hammer blows. – Modern Machine-Shop Practice, Volumes I and II by Joshua Rose
  3. If now gold be also made a legal tender, and every debtor be at liberty to discharge a debt by the payment of 420 shillings, or twenty guineas, for every 21l. – On The Principles of Political Economy, and Taxation by David Ricardo
  4. 420 The Mount of Zion, which forms the subject of vers. – Christology of the Old Testament: And a Commentary on the Messianic Predictions, v. 1 by Ernst Wilhelm Hengstenberg
  5. A few moments later the clerk saw it, picked it up, and, as a matter of course, thrust it promptly into box No. 420 thus involuntarily hanging, as it were, a red lantern on Dodge's door. – Courts and Criminals by Arthur Train
  6. Cattle 420 427 424 427 475 Cows 146 157 156 158 n. – Area Handbook for Albania by Eugene K. Keefe Sarah Jane Elpern William Giloane James M. Moore, Jr. Stephen Peters Eston T. White
  7. It will be noted that of the 420 cases considered, the average maxima and minima varied between $ 9 and $ 13, a much higher point than is reached by girls in the institutions. – Commercialized Prostitution in New York City by George Jackson Kneeland
  8. 420 From Sikhim my friend Mr. Gammie writes:-" I have never as yet found more than one nest of the Blue- winged Laughing- Thrush, and this one was found on the 18th May at Mongphoo, at an elevation of about 3500 feet. – The Nests and Eggs of Indian Birds, Volume 1 by Allan O. Hume
  9. Secular life, duties of, 113; the monks and, 399; distinction between religion and the, 418; true view of, 420 Self- crucifixion, 418. Self- denial, its nature, 356; Mozoomdar on, 358. Selfishness, engendered by monasticism, 396. Self- forgetfulness, the key to happiness, 392. Self- mastery, the craving for, 70. Self- sacrifice, effect of, upon the individual, 390; meaning of true, 419. See Asceticism. – A Short History of Monks and Monasteries by Alfred Wesley Wishart
  10. The height of Ben Cleagh is 2, 420 feet. – The Grammar of English Grammars by Goold Brown
  11. A yield of 410- 420 g. – Organic-Syntheses by Conant, James Bryant
  12. It is very doubtful whether the universe has a general center, but if it has it should be plain to our learned astronomer that as our system is moving through space in a straight line at the rate of 420 000 miles per day it could not occupy a central position very long. – The Universe a Vast Electric Organism by George Woodward Warder
  13. According to Carrera and Photius, an eruption occurred in the year 420 We now find no further record for nearly four hundred years. – Complete Story of the San Francisco Horror by Richard Linthicum Trumbull White Samuel Fallows
  14. Isotoma petraea, F. M, in Linnaea 25, 420 Between the Alberga and Mount Olga, MacDonnell's Range. – Australia Twice Traversed, The Romance of Exploration Australia Twice Traversed. The Romance Of Exploration, Being A Narrative Compiled From The Journals Of Five Exploring Expeditions Into And Through Central South Australia, And Western Australia, From 1 by Ernest Giles
  15. 420 Thugut, Briefe, ii. – History of Modern Europe 1792-1878 by C. A. Fyffe
  16. The fort enclosed about one acre with its river side extending 420 feet and its other sides measuring 300 feet. – The First Seventeen Years: Virginia 1607-1624 by Charles E. Hatch
  17. 420 Moreover, this destruction is both perpetuall and terrible." – The Grammar of English Grammars by Goold Brown
  18. If the quantity of gold which he could procure could be coined only into twenty guineas, and the quantity of silver into 420 shillings, it would be a matter of perfect indifference to him in which money, silver or gold, it was that he paid his debt. – On The Principles of Political Economy, and Taxation by David Ricardo
  19. Altogether 420 000, 000 feet of lumber have been cut and sold from the national forests of Alaska in the past ten years. – The School Book of Forestry by Charles Lathrop Pack
  20. The Pompton River has a drainage area above Mountain View of 420 square miles. – The Passaic Flood of 1903 by Marshall Ora Leighton