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  1. The only books I care about are Schlicht's, Roda- Roda's, and Winterfeld's authors who are supposed to know the humours of military life. – The Song of Songs by Hermann Sudermann
  2. I should have known nothing about it, but for a furious letter he has written me; and Don Emmanuel de Roda and the Duke of Lossada have received epistles in the same style. – The Memoires of Casanova, Complete The Rare Unabridged London Edition Of 1894, plus An Unpublished Chapter of History, By Arthur Symons by Jacques Casanova de Seingalt
  3. No wonder that the ancient Egyptians, with such jewels in their blue treasure- house, were famous astrologers and astronomers before the days when Rameses' daughter found Moses in the bulrushes of Roda Island! – It Happened in Egypt by C. N. Williamson A. M. Williamson
  4. Near by is the island of Roda, which is noteworthy for the legend that here the infant Moses was found by Pharaoh's daughter. – The Critic in the Orient by George Hamlin Fitch
  5. Several trials which were commenced against persons of rank, were not proceeded in after the preliminary instruction; such were those of the Marquis de Roda, minister secretary of state, of grace and justice; of the Count de Aranda, president of the Council of Castile, and captain- general of New Castile, who was afterwards ambassador to Paris, and lastly, prime- minister; of the Count de Florida Blanca, then fiscal of the Council of Castile for civil affairs, afterwards successor to the Marquis de Roda, and prime- minister; of the Count de Campomanes, fiscal for criminal affairs, and afterwards governor of the same council; of those of the Archbishops of Burgos and Saragossa, and of the Bishops of Tarazona, Albarracin, and Orihuela, who had composed the council extraordinary, in 1767, for the expulsion of the Jesuits. – The History of the Inquisition of Spain from the Time of its Establishment to the Reign of Ferdinand VII. by Juan Antonio Llorente
  6. His disgrace might have rendered him more prudent, but in his reply to the king, in 1769, concerning some measures taken by the extraordinary council of five prelates, he advanced, as certain, several propositions concerning the Inquisition, which might have been proved to be false, if the Marquis de Roda had consulted the registers of the Supreme Council. – The History of the Inquisition of Spain from the Time of its Establishment to the Reign of Ferdinand VII. by Juan Antonio Llorente
  7. I called on Don Emmanuel de Roda, who was a man of letters, a 'rara aves' in Spain. – The Memoires of Casanova, Complete The Rare Unabridged London Edition Of 1894, plus An Unpublished Chapter of History, By Arthur Symons by Jacques Casanova de Seingalt
  8. The writer, who had taken refuge, together with Jerome de Roda and other Spaniards, or " Hispaniolized" persons, in Antwerp citadel, proceeded to sketch the preparations which were going on in Brussels, and the counter measures which were making progress in Antwerp. – Project Gutenberg History of The Netherlands, 1555-1623, Complete by John Lothrop Motley
  9. To Don Emmanuel de Roda, a learned scholar, and the minister of justice, I wrote that I did not ask any favour but only simple justice. – The Memoires of Casanova, Complete The Rare Unabridged London Edition Of 1894, plus An Unpublished Chapter of History, By Arthur Symons by Jacques Casanova de Seingalt
  10. To these were soon added, however, by royal diploma, the Spaniard, Jerome de Roda, and the Netherlanders, Assonleville, Baron Rassenghiem and Arnold Sasbout. – Project Gutenberg History of The Netherlands, 1555-1623, Complete by John Lothrop Motley
  11. The treasurer of Auxerre imparted his fears to the Count de Aranda, and the Marquis de Roda; who being, from his connexion at court, acquainted with all that had passed, advised him to depart, but without informing him of what it was useless for him to know. – The History of the Inquisition of Spain from the Time of its Establishment to the Reign of Ferdinand VII. by Juan Antonio Llorente
  12. Anthony listened, as the Enchantress Isis slipped past the Island of Roda, past Ghizeh, past old Cairo and still older Babylon, then out on to the broad bosom of the river where the Nile Valley lay bathed in sunshine from Gebel Mokattam in the east, to the Libyan hills- haunt of departed spirits- in the west. – It Happened in Egypt by C. N. Williamson A. M. Williamson
  13. Roda was accordingly looked askance upon by his colleagues. – Project Gutenberg History of The Netherlands, 1555-1623, Complete by John Lothrop Motley
  14. The Spanish member of the State Council, Jerome de Roda, had joined without opposition in the edict. – Project Gutenberg History of The Netherlands, 1555-1623, Complete by John Lothrop Motley
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