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Peace being declared between France and England in 1748, the governor had now an opportunity to sit at his ease in Grandfather's chair.
Allan Melville, great-grandfather of Herman Melville, removed from Scotland to America in 1748, and established himself as a merchant in Boston.
He was rewarded by the gift of sinecure offices from the government and did some further writing, including, probably, the patriotic lyric, 'Rule, Britannia,' and also pseudo-classical tragedies; but his only other poem of much importance is 'The Castle of Indolence' (a subject appropriate to his own good-natured, easy-going disposition), which appeared just before his death, in 1748. In it he employs Spenser's stanza, with real skill, but in a half-jesting fashion which the later eighteenth-century Romanticists also seem to have thought necessary when they adopted it, apparently as a sort of apology for reviving so old-fashioned a form.
Soon, rebuilding efforts followed, but it wasn't until March 23, 1748, that the city of Pompeii was discovered, under layers of ash from eruptions.
Historians quote that Jani Khan was the father-in-law of Moin-ul-Mulk (the Mughal governor of the Punjab from April 1748 and died in November 1753) on the account of his daughter Mughlani Begum being married to Moin-ul-Mulk.
After this change, the company's nomination committee consists of Furuhjelm, appointed by Cidron 1748 Sarl (ordforande); Johan Strandberg, appointed by SEB Fonder; Mats Gustafsson, appointed by Lannebo Fonder; Carl Cederschiold, appointed by Handelsbanken Fonder and Lennart Francke, appointed by Swedbank Robur Fonder.
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40 of the turtles have been seen on Irish shores since 1748
Harding suggests that the war between Britain and Europe between 1739 and 1748 should really be considered as three very different wars: first, a war between the British and the Spanish over the Asiento and colonial trading rights; second, a war over the Austrian Succession; and finally, a war between the British and the Bourbon powers of Europe.
1748: Death of Isaac Watts, who wrote the hymns When I Survey The Wondrous Cross and O God Our Help In Ages Past.
L'Esprit des lois paraEt pour la premiere fois sans nom d'auteur, apres vingt ans de travail, a Geneve, vers la fin octobre, debut novembre 1748. De l'esprit des Lois s'interroge sur les systemes politiques et sur les liens entre les types de gouvernement, la mode, le climat et l'economie du pays.