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" That day she was dressed in white silk, bordered with pearls of the size of beans, and over it a mantle of black silk shot with silver threads ; her train was very long, the end of it borne by a marchioness ; instead of a chain, she had an oblong collar... "
London: Being an Accurate History and Description of the British Metropolis ... - Page 554
by David Hughson - 1807
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Dodsley's Annual Register, Volume 1

Edmund Burke - History - 1795
...with silver threads ; hey train was very long, the end of it borne by a marchioness ; in* •stead of a chain she had an oblong- collar of gold and jewels....whether foreign ministers, or those who attended for diffèrent roasons, in English, French, an4 Italian ; for, besides being well skilled in Greek, Latin,...
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History of Great Britain, from the death of Henry viii. to the accession of ...

James Pettit Andrews - 1806
...pearls of the size of beans ; and over it a mantle of black silk, shot with silver threads ; [45] and, instead of a chain, she had an oblong collar of gold and jewels.* At her death, that lady had in her possession, 3000 complete habits. The dress of Lord Darnley, as...
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The beauties of England and Wales: or, Delineations ..., Volume 7, Part 1

John Britton, Edward Wedlake Brayley, James Norris Brewer, Frederic Shoberl, Joseph Nightingale, John Hodgson, Francis Charles Laird, John Bigland, John Evans, Thomas Rees - Architecture - 1808
...was very long, the end of it borne lv a marchioness: instead of a chain, she had an oblong collar ot gold and jewels. As she went along in all this state and maguificence, she spoke very graciously, first to one, then to another, whether foreign ministers,...
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The Retrospective Review

Henry Southern - Books - 1820
...pearls of the size of beans, and over it a mantle of black silk shot with silver threads ; her train was very long, the end of it borne by a marchioness...graciously, first to one, then to another, (whether foreign Probably, rushes. ministers, or those who attend for different reasons) in English, French, and Italian...
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The Retrospective Review, and Historical and Antiquarian Magazine, Volume 1

Henry Southern, Sir Nicholas Harris Nicolas - 1820
...pearls of the size of beans, and over it a mantle of black silk shot with silver threads; her train was very long, the end of it borne by a marchioness...graciously, first to one, then to another, (whether foreign " We arrived next at the Royal Palace of Greenwich, reported to have been originally built by Humphrey...
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The Chronicle of the Kings of England: From William the Norman to the Death ...

Nathan ben Saddi (pseud.) - Great Britain - 1821 - 286 pages
...with pearls of the size of heans ; and over it a mantle of black silk, shot with silver threads ; and instead of a chain, she had an oblong collar of gold and jewels. The same writer adds, that wherever she turned her face, every one fell down upon his knees. Henry...
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The Quarterly Review, Volume 184

William Gifford, Sir John Taylor Coleridge, John Gibson Lockhart, Whitwell Elwin, William Macpherson, William Smith, Sir John Murray IV, Rowland Edmund Prothero (Baron Ernle) - English literature - 1896
...pearls of the size of beans, and over it a mantle of black silk, .shot with silver threads ; her train was very long, the end of it borne by a marchioness...chain, she had an oblong collar of gold and jewels.' The University authorities and the Benchers of the Inns of Court attempted to check, or prevent, the...
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Relics of Literature

Reuben Percy - Autographs - 1823 - 400 pages
...pearls of the size of beans, and over it a mantle of black silk, snot with silver threads ; her train was very long, the end of it borne by a marchioness;...another, (whether foreign ministers, or those who attend for different reasons) in English, French, and Italian ; for, besides being well skilled in...
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Illustrations, Critical, Historical, Biographical, and ..., Volume 2

Richard Warner - 1824
...pearls of the size of beans ; and over it, a mantle of black silk, shot with silver thread : her train was very long, the end of it borne by a marchioness....chain, she had an oblong collar of gold and jewels." — " Whoever speaks to her, it is kneeling : now and then she raises some with her hand." — " Wherever...
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Belle Assemblée: Or, Court and Fashionable Magazine; Containing Interesting ...

Women - 1825
...pearla of the size of beans, and over it a mantle of blark silk, shot with silver threads; her train was very long, the end of it borne by a marchioness...in all this state and magnificence, she spoke very grocionsly, first to one, then to another (whether foreign ministers, or those who attend for different...
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