About six thousand private men perished, of whom two thirds were of Piercy's army.
The family of Piercy was restored to its fortune and honors.
In 1858 Mr. Piercy was formally appointed engineer to the Company.
Mr. Piercy must have reached the age of the patriarchs at least.
"We shall have the noble Piercy, spurred and booted, going in for a conquest," laughed another.
Capt. Piercy, after a long and gallant defence, was in the end obliged to strike to the Pallas.
Piercy supported that fame which he had acquired in many a bloody combat.
Piercy Ravenstone called capital a metaphysical (airy, impalpable) entity.
If it is fever, the dead will be found; if mutiny——' Here Lieutenant Piercy stopped, puzzled.