The earldom did not return to the Despenser family until 1397, when it was conferred on the great-grandson of the attainted Earl.
"The Well in the Desert" by Emily Sarah Holt
In fact, Le Despenser never was attainted.
"The White Rose of Langley" by Emily Sarah Holt
Others of his following failed not in the "attaint," and horses and troopers floundered in the sand.
"Under the Rose" by Frederic Stewart Isham
The bill passed, in spite of justice, in spite of the eloquence of the attainted earl.
"A Modern History, From the Time of Luther to the Fall of Napoleon" by John Lord
He thirsted after Court favour, and wealth, and died attainted and landless.
"Sir Walter Ralegh" by William Stebbing
One of her songs, "The Attainted Scottish Nobles," had a great influence in restoring them to their former titles.
"Chronicles of Strathearn" by Various
It arose from the fact that many members of the Lower House had been attainted by the late government.
"A History of England Principally in the Seventeenth Century, Volume I (of 6)" by Leopold von Ranke
Under Edward IV his lands are naturally granted to other people and he is attainted.
"Henry the Sixth" by John Blacman
Henry VI being attainted in 1 Edw.
"Commentaries on the Laws of England" by William Blackstone
Hereditaryship is, in this sense, as much an attaint upon principle, as an outrage upon society.
"The Writings Of Thomas Paine, Complete" by Thomas Paine
When the nonlinear stage is attaint for V > V∗ , the ﬁrst effect is produced when the fraction of trapped tra jectories is still small by the quasi-coherent component of ion motion.
Trapping, anomalous transport and quasi-coherent structures in magnetically confined plasmas
It is possible that no ﬁnite number of iterations suﬃces for the system to attaint the attractor (in the same sense that the limit of a sequence cannot be reached by the successive terms of the sequence).
If the lower bound estimate of the spectrum is realized for the initial metric, using the spectral rigidity result , the lower bound estimate will be attainted for the case of basic mean curvature form.
Transverse Killing and twistor spinors associated to the basic Dirac operators