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Boké

 

a city in the Republic of Guinea, on the western end of the Fouta-Djallon Plateau. Population, circa 10,000. Boké is the center of a bauxite mining region with reserves of 1 to 3 billion tons. A joint company for the exploitation of the bauxite deposits has been formed by an agreement between the government of the Republic of Guinea and the international company of Halco.

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desired & wylled me to translate this said boke & reduce it in to our english & natural tonge & to put it in emprynte to thende that euery gentylman born to armes & all manere men of werre / captayns / souldiours / vytayllers & all other shold haue knowlege how they ought to behaue theym in the fayttes of warre & of bataylles.
a memoriall, or wast Boke deuied into partis, or Bokes accordinge vnto thy dowingis, and a great Boke or lidger, to ballance and clere all manner of accomptis .
He praises "Humfrey the good Duke of Glocestre, [who] for the faver he bare to good letters, purchased a wonderfull nombre of bokes in all scyences, wherof he frely gave to a lybrary in Oxforde, a hondred and .
There ben also so mani bokes and tretees of vices and of vertues and of dyuerse doctrines that thys short lyfe shall rather haue an ende of eury man thenne he maye other studye hem or rede hem.
Prompt service and well-presented food is the order of the day at Bokes, followed by a couple of glasses of fine French and German wine.
In this boke he may ful wel beholde Change of Fortune, in her cours mutable.
Bokes skipper Bobby Skinstad admitted Wales had upset his side's plans.
Because the exact nature of signs is ambiguous, Geoffrey searches through "bokes" for the complete definition of love - "Of usage - what for lust and what for lore - / On bokes rede I ofte" (15-16):
Provided alwey that this acte or any part therof or any other acte made or to be made in this p'sent p'liament in no wise extende or be p'iudiciall any lette hurte or impediment to any artificer or m'chaunt straungier of what nation or contrey he be or shalbe of/for bryngyng into this realme or sellyng by retaill or otherwise of any man' bokes wrytten or imprynted/or for the inhabitynge within the said realme for the same intent or to any writer lympner bynder or imprynter of suche bokes as he hath or shall have to sell by wey of m'chaundise or for their abode in the same realme for the ex'cisyng of the said occupations - This acte or any parte therof notwithstondyng.
iii olde bokes of which i ys of prykkyd songe and the odyr ii of playn songe.
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