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A paternal administration, chosen from among yourselves, will form your municipality or city government.
War and Peace(V5) By Leo Tolstoy Context
His means increased rapidly; serfs from neighboring estates came to beg him to buy them, and long after his death the memory of his administration was devoutly preserved among the serfs.
War and Peace(V6) By Leo Tolstoy Context
The administration of mutton instead of medicine, the substitution of Tea for Joe, and the baker for bacon, were among the mildest of my own mistakes.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens Context
Our fatherland is suffering, not from the incursion of a score of alien tongues, but from our own acts, in that, in addition to the lawful administration, there has grown up a second administration possessed of infinitely greater powers than the system established by law.
Dead Souls By Nikolai Vasilievich Gogol Context
This roused the anger of the nobles, to whom it seemed that the greatness of their authority was about to set for ever, and that no part would be left them in the administration of the republic.
Discourses on the First Decade of Titus Livius By Niccolo Machiavelli Context
Misuse of public funds, waste and corruption had reached such proportions during his administration that the edifice was toppling of its own weight.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche Context
This illustrious person had very usefully employed his studies, in finding out effectual remedies for all diseases and corruptions to which the several kinds of public administration are subject, by the vices or infirmities of those who govern, as well as by the licentiousness of those who are to obey.
Gulliver's Travels(V2) By Jonathan Swift Context
This cemetery, with its peculiarities outside the regulations, embarrassed the symmetry of the administration.
Les Misérables (V2) By Victor Hugo Context
Javert dried the fresh ink on the paper, folded it like a letter, sealed it, wrote on the back: Note for the administration, left it on the table, and quitted the post.
Les Misérables (V5) By Victor Hugo Context
I will not deny, that if we look back as far as history will direct us, towards the original of commonwealths, we shall generally find them under the government and administration of one man.
Second Treatise of Government By John Locke Context
The debates wandered over the whole policy of the administration and the general question of slavery, without touching very closely the specific merits of the measure in hand.
The Souls of Black Folk By W. E. B. Du Bois Context