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" successors of Charles the Fifth may disdain their ' brethren of England, but the romance of Tom Jones, ' that exquisite picture of human manners, will outlive ' the Palace of the Escurial and the imperial eagle of 'the House of Austria. "
The Miscellaneous Works of Tobias Smollett: With Memoir of the Author - Page vi
by Tobias Smollett - 1848
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The Miscellaneous Works of Edward Gibbon, Esq: With Memoirs of His ..., Volume 1

Edward Gibbon - English letters - 1814
...$cc 538. old. old, and invaded the treasures of the new world. The successors of Charles the Fifth may disdain their brethren of England; but the romance...palace of the Escurial, and the imperial eagle of the house of Austria. That these sentiments are just, or at least natural, I am the more inclined to...
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Memoirs of the Life and Writings of Edward Gibbon, Esq, Volume 1

Edward Gibbon - 1825
...liberty of the old, and invaded the treasures of the new world. The successors of Charles the fifth may disdain their brethren of England ; but the romance...palace of the Escurial, and the imperial eagle of the house of Austria. That these sentiments are just, or at least natural, I am the more inclined to...
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Autobiography: A Collection of the Most Instructive and Amusing ..., Volume 14

Autobiographies - 1830
...liberty of the old, and invaded the treasures of the new world. The successors of Charles the fifth may disdain their brethren of England ; but the romance...palace of the Escurial, and the imperial eagle of the house of Austria. That these sentiments are just, or at least natural, I am the more inclined to...
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The Life of Edward Gibbon, Esq: With Selections from His Correspondence, and ...

Edward Gibbon, Henry Hart Milman - 1839 - 455 pages
...liberty of the old, and invaded the treasures of the new world. The successors of Charles the Fifth may disdain their brethren of England ; but the romance...palace of the Escurial, and the imperial eagle of the house of Austria. That these sentiments are just, or at least natural, I am the more inclined to...
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The Life of Edward Gibbon: With Selections from His Correspondence and ...

Edward Gibbon, Henry Hart Milman - Literature - 1840 - 357 pages
...liberty of the old, and invaded the treasures of the new world. The successors of Charles the Fifth may disdain their brethren of England ; but the romance...Jones, that exquisite picture of human manners, will oulive the palace of the Escurial, and the imperial eagle of the house of Austria. That these sentiments...
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The life of Edward Gibbon [by himself] with selections from his ...

Edward Gibbon, Henry Hart Milman - 1840 - 357 pages
...liberty of the old, and invaded the treasures of the new world. The successors of Charles the Fifth may disdain their brethren of England ; but the romance...Jones, that exquisite picture of human manners, will oulive the palace of the Escurial, and the imperial eagle of the house of Austria. That these sentiments...
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The works of Henry Fielding, with memoir of the author, by T. Roscoe

Henry Fielding - 1845
...kings of Spain, have threatened the liberty of the Old and invaded the treasures of the New World. The successors of Charles V. may disdain their brethren...palace of the Escurial, and the imperial eagle of Austria."—Gibbon'i Miscellaneous WorTa. Besides one brother, Edmund, who became an officer of marines,...
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Sharpe's London magazine, a journal of entertainment and ..., Volumes 4-5

Anna Maria Hall
...disdain their brcthren in England, but the romance of Tum Jones • that exquisite picture of humour and manners — will outlive the palace of the Escurial, and the imperial eagle of Austria." T Tom Junes has bcen translated into most, if not all, the languages of Europe. Curiously * Coleridge's...
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The Edinburgh Review: Or Critical Journal, Volume 88

1848
...Denbigh, who draw ' their origin from the Counts of Habsburg. The successors of ' Charles the Fifth may disdain their brethren of England ; but ' the...manners, will outlive the palace of the Escurial, and the impe' rial eagle of the House of Austria.' Byron had noble opportunities ; but he was prouder of Brummell's...
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Outlines of English literature

Thomas Budd Shaw - English literature - 1849 - 540 pages
...Kings of Spain, have threatened the liberty of the Old, and invaded the treasures of the New World. The successors of Charles V. may disdain their brethren...of the Escurial and the imperial eagle of Austria." The field of prose fiction, so vigorously and productively cropped by Defoe, Richardson, and Fielding,...
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