Definition of Leislers
1. leisler [n] - See also: leisler
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Literary usage of Leislers
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Documentary History of the State of New-York: Arranged Under Direction by New York (State). Secretary's Office (1849)
"... a rascall and a great many more at N Yorke that Gerry Hollant & Peter Williamse at the point hath brought news from N. Yorke that leislers widdow hath a ..."
2. The John Watts DePeyster Publication Fund Series by New-York Historical Society (1868)
"leislers offer to him of his own Houses in the City for the Accommodation of himself and Officers, ..."
3. Narratives of the Insurrections, 1675-1690 by Charles McLean Andrews (1915)
"leislers offer to him of his own Houses in the City for the Accommodation of himself and Officers, and to appoint fit Quarters for the Souldiers; ..."
4. The History of the United States of America by Richard Hildreth (1877)
"Leaving leislers letter unanswered, William III. had appointed as governor of New \ork Colonel Henry Sloughter. 1690. He also had directed the raising of an ..."
5. Outlines in Local Color by Brander Matthews (1898)
"... from Broadway to the old building on the top floor of which the leislers lived. When Edna Leisler came down-stairs to meet him, with her new Easter hat, ..."
6. Harper's Encyclopædia of United States History from 458 A.D. to 1902: Based by Benson John Lossing, John Fiske, Woodrow Wilson (1901)
"leislers enemies lads; France, Alsace, and lorraine; Life burned with a desire for revenge. The of Abraham Lincoln; Industrial Work in Assembly, ..."
7. A Short Treatise on the Application of Steam: Whereby is Clearly Shewn, from by James Rumsey (1850)
"... Major Gold §* Mr Fitz Missing them, having put the proclamation into Captain leislers hands, he, without taking any notice of the Council or convention ..."