Can any of your readers throw a further light upon this summary proceeding, as to the time, the book, or the parties?
It is punished sometimes by indictment, and sometimes in a summary proceeding, as it was in this case.
Fitzarnulph was amazed at this summary proceeding, but he knew that resistance would be vain.
Eustace's motive for this summary proceeding was much the same motive which animated his conduct toward you.
Personally, he favored a short and summary proceeding, accordant to his own decided character.
At this summary proceeding both the Chinese helpers gripped their flat-irons firmly; and leaped forward to fight.