How to use Harrington in a sentence
Augusta was originally a part of the township of Hallowell (incorporated in 1771); in 1797 the north part of Hallowell was incorporated as a separate town and named Harrington; and later in the same year the name was changed to Augusta.
Great writers like Milton and Harrington supported Cromwell's view of the duty of a statesman; the poet Waller acclaimed Cromwell as "the world's protector"; but the London tradesmen complained of the loss of their Spanish trade and regarded Holland and not Spain as the national enemy.
He took no active share in the political troubles of the time, but from his description of a meeting of the Rota Club, founded by James Harrington.
The fisheries are extensive, and though there are no ports of the first magnitude on the firth, a considerable shipping trade is carried on at Whitehaven, Harrington, Workington, Maryport and Silloth in Cumberland, and at Annan, Kirkcudbright, Creetown and Wigtown on the Scottish side.
Being a good penman and accountant, he became secretary to Sir John Harrington, paymaster of the English forces in France.Advertisement
Harrington and others; also articles in Canadian Economics and in the Handbook of Canada, published on the occasion of visits of the British Association.
Phaer's Virgil, Chapman's Homer, Harrington's Orlando, Marlowe's Hero and Leander, Fairfax's Jerusalem Delivered, North's Plutarch, Hoby's Courtier - to mention only a few examples - placed English readers simultaneously in possession of the most eminent and representative works of Greece, Rome and Italy.
In Bacon's New Atlantis (1624-29) science is the key to universal happiness; Tommaso Campanella's Civitas Solis (1623) portrays a communistic society, and is largely inspired by the Republic of Plato; James Harrington's Oceana (1656), which had a profound influence upon political thought in America, is a practical treatise rather than a romance, and is founded on the ideas that property, especially in land, is the basis of political power, and that the executive should only be controlled for a short period by the same man or men.
In Blanquerna (1283), a novel which describes a new Utopia, Lull renews the Platonic tradition and anticipates the methods of Sir Thomas More, Campanella and Harrington, and in the Libre de Maravelles (1286) he adopts the Oriental apologue from Kalilah and Dimnah.
Harrington, having been appointed shortly after the British mission in 1897.Advertisement
He married in 1891 Annie Pitcairn, daughter of Harrington Robley, of Glasgow, by whom he had a family; but he was left a widower in 1909.
A crescent is used as a difference to denote the second son of a house; thus the earls of Harrington place a crescent upon a crescent, as descending from the second son of a second son.
One result will be the discovery that Harrington was highly atypical.
Charlie Harrington graduated in Microbiology from Glasgow University where he developed an interest in chemical microbiology and the study of microbial cell walls.
Sir James Harrington's eldest son, Edward, married Margarie Doyley, eldest coheiress of John Doyley, Anne Bernard's first husband.Advertisement
Kay Harrington from Battersea Why have we lost the use of the present participle with the verbs ' to sit/stand '?
But golfers of the caliber of Harrington and McGinley are made of stern stuff.
First water closets, designed by Sir John Harrington, installed at the Queen 's Palace, Richmond.
Harrington College of Design - With a campus based in exciting Chicago, this school offers associate and bachelor degrees in interior design.
Adam Harrington, the narrator, resigned after the show's run in 2008.Advertisement
Kevin Harrington is known as one of the pioneers of the infomercial industry.