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" The ceremony is performed in his Majesty's great chamber of state, where the candidates are to undergo a trial of dexterity very different from the former, and such as I have not observed the least resemblance of in any other country of the old or the... "
The Political state of Great Britain - Page 464
by Political state of Great Britain - 1726
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The Works of D. Jonathan Swift: In Nine Volumes, Volume 3

Jonathan Swift - 1752
...of Dexterity very different from the former ; and fuch as I have not oblerved the leaft Refemblartte of in any other Country of the old or the new World....Horizon, while the Candidates advancing one by one, fomet mes leap over the Stick, and fometimes creep under it backwards and forwards feveral Times, according...
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The Works of Jonathan Swift, D.D., Dean of St. Patrick's, Dublin, Volume 2

Jonathan Swift, John Hawkesworth - 1755
...of the old or new world. The emperor holds a ftick in his hands, both ends parallel to the horizon, horizon, while the candidates advancing, one by one, fometimes leap over the ftick, fometimes creep under it backwards and forwards feveral times, according as the flick is advanced...
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The Works ...: With the Author's Life and Character, Notes [etc ..., Volume 4

Jonathan Swift - English literature - 1761
...the leaft refemblance of in any other country of the old or new world.. The- Emperor holds a flick in his hands, both ends parallel to the horizon, while the candidates advancing, one by one> fomctimes leap over the frick, fometimes creep under it, hackwards and forwards feveral times, according...
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The Works of Dr. Jonathan Swift, Dean of St. Patrick's, Dublin, Volume 2

Jonathan Swift, John Hawkesworth, Deane Swift - 1768
...obferved the leaft refemblance of in any other country of the old or new world. The emperor holds a ftick in his hands, both ends parallel to the horizon* while the candidates advancing, one by one, fbmetimes leap over the ftick, fometimes creep Under it backwards and forwards feveral times, according...
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Miscellaneous Works of the Late Dr. Arbuthnot, Volume 1

John Arbuthnot - 1770
...former, aud fuch as I have not obferved the leaft Refemblance of id any other Country, of the old or new World. The Emperor holds a Stick in his Hands,...Horizon, while the Candidates, advancing One. by One, fumetimes leap over the Stick, fometimes creep over it backwards and forewardt feveral Times, according...
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The Novelist's Magazine, Volume 9

English fiction - 1782
...obferved the leaft relemblance of in any other country of the old or new world. The emperor holds a Hick in his hands, both ends parallel to the horizon, while...candidates advancing, one- by one, fometimes leap over the ftick, fometimes creep under it backwarks and forwards feveral times, according as the (tick is advanced...
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The Works of Jonathan Swift, D.D., Dean of St. Patrick's, Dublin ..., Volume 5

Jonathan Swift, John Hawkesworth - 1784
...obferved the leaft refcmblance of in any other country of the old or new world. The Emperor holds a ftick in his hands, both ends parallel to the horizon, while...candidates advancing, one by one, fometimes leap over the ftick, fometimes creep under it backward and forward feveral times, according as the ftick is advanced...
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The Manual of Liberty: Or, Testimonies in Behalf of the Rights of Mankind ...

Liberty - 1795 - 406 pages
...former, and such as I have not observed the least resemblance of in any other country of the old or new world. The emperor holds a stick in his hands, both ends parallel to the horizon, while the cmdidates advancing, one by one, so-netimes leap over the stick, sometimes creep under it backwards...
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Elegant Extracts: Or, Useful and Entertaining Passages in Prose

Vicesimus Knox - English prose literature - 1797
...notobferved the leaft refemblance of in any other country of the old or new world. The emperor holds я (tick in his hands, both ends parallel to the horizon, while...candidates advancing, one by one, fometimes leap over the flick, fometimes creep undent backwardsand forwards feveral times, according as the ilicl; is advanced...
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Elegant Extracts: Or, Useful and Entertaining Passages in Prose ..., Volume 2

1797 - 1120 pages
...lead rcfemblance of in any other country of the old or new world. The cmptror holds a flick in hi' hands, both ends parallel to the horizon, while the...candidates advancing, one by one, fometimes leap over the flick, fometimes creep underitbackivardsand forwards .feveral'times, according as the Hick is advanced...
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