Parliamentary Papers, Volume 8

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H.M. Stationery Office, 1841 - Bills, Legislative
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Page 35 - Her Majesty the Queen of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland, the Right Honourable Henry John Viscount Palmerston, Baron Temple, a Peer of Ireland, a Member of Her Britannic Majesty's Most Honourable Privy Council, Knight Grand Cross of the Most Honourable Order of the Bath...
Page 324 - Japan, have resolved to conclude a treaty of such annexation and have, for that purpose, appointed as their plenipotentiaries, that is to say, his Majesty the Emperor of Japan...
Page 212 - Mehemet Ali and his descendants shall collect, in the name of the Sultan, and as the delegate of His Highness, within the Provinces the administration of which shall be confided to them, the taxes and imposts legally established. It is moreover understood that, in consideration of the receipt of the aforesaid taxes and imposts, Mehemet Ali and his descendants shall defray all the expenses of the civil and military administration of the said Provinces.
Page 324 - And the said plenipotentiaries, having exchanged their full powers, which were found to be in due form, have agreed upon and signed the following articles : — ARTICLE I.
Page 2 - An Act to empower the Archbishop of Canterbury, or the Archbishop of York for the time being, to consecrate to the office of Bishop persons being subjects or citizens of countries out of his Majesty's dominions...
Page 36 - In witness whereof, the respective plenipotentiaries have signed the same, and have affixed thereto the seals of their arms. Done at Washington, the fifteenth day of June, in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and forty-six.
Page 323 - Majestés ont résolu de se rendre à l'invitation de Sa Hautesse le sultan, afin de constater en commun, par un Acte formel, leur détermination unanime de se conformer à l'ancienne règle de l'empire ottoman, d'après laquelle le passage des détroits des Dardanelles et du Bosphore doit toujours être fermé aux bâtiments de guerre étrangers, tant que la Porte se trouve en paix.
Page 323 - Sa Majesté le sultan, d'une part, déclare qu'il a la ferme résolution de maintenir, à l'avenir, le principe invariablement établi comme ancienne règle de son empire, et en vertu duquel il a été de tout temps défendu aux bâtiments de guerre des puissances étrangères d'entrer dans les détroits des Dardanelles et du Bosphore, et que tant que la Porte se trouve en paix, Sa Majesté n'admettra aucun bâtiment de guerre étranger dans lesdits détroits.
Page 323 - Ottoman, mentionnée dans l'article précédent, le Sultan se réserve, comme par le passé, de délivrer des firmans de passage aux bâtiments légers sous pavillon de guerre, lesquels seront employés, comme il est d'usage, au service des légations des Puissances amies. ART.
Page 324 - Sardinia ; wishing to record in common their unanimous determination to conform to the ancient rule of the Ottoman Empire, according to which the Straits of the Dardanelles and of the Bosphorus are closed to foreign ships of war, so long as the Porte is at peace...

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