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The Edinburgh Monthly Review - Page 243
1821
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A History of New-York, from the Beginning of the World to the End of the ...

Washington Irving - New York (State) - 1819
...council he presided with great state and solemnity. He sat in a huge chair of solid oak hewn in the celebrated forest of the Hague, fabricated by an experienced...the arms and feet, into exact imitations of gigantic eagles' claws. Instead of a sceptre he swayed a long Turkish pipe, wrought with jasmin and amber, which...
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A History of New York, from the Beginning of the World to the End of the ...

Washington Irving - New York (State) - 1819 - 296 pages
...chair of solid oak hewn in the celebrated forest of the Hague, fabricated by an experienced Tim merman of Amsterdam, and curiously carved about the arms and feet, into exact imitations of gigantic eagles' claws. Instead of a sceptre he swayed a long Turkish pipe, wrought with jasmin and amber, which...
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A History of New York: From the Beginning of the World to the ..., Volumes 1-2

Washington Irving - New York (State) - 1820 - 520 pages
...council he presided with great state and solemnity. He sat in a huge chair of solid oak hewn in the celebrated forest of the Hague, fabricated by an experienced...conclusion of a treaty with one of the petty Barbary powers.—In this stately chair would he sit, and this magnificent pipe would he smoke, shaking his...
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A History of New York: From the Beginning of the World to the ..., Volumes 1-2

Washington Irving - New York (State) - 1820 - 520 pages
...council he presided with great state and solemnity. He sat in a huge chair of solid oak hewn in the celebrated forest of the Hague, fabricated by an experienced...to a stadtholder of Holland, at the conclusion of a treatv with one w of the petty Barbary powers. — In this stately chair would he sit, and this magnificent...
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A History of New-York: From the Beginning of the World to the End of the ...

Washington Irving - New York (State) - 1821 - 372 pages
...chair of solid oak hewn in the celebrated forest of the Hague, fabricated by an experienced Tunmerman of Amsterdam, and curiously carved about the arms and feet, into exact imitations of gigantic eagles' claws. Instead of a sceptre, he swayed a long Turkish pipe, wrought with jasmin and amber,...
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Memoirs Concerning the Affairs of Scotland from Queen Anne's Accession to ...

George Lockhart - Scotland - 1824 - 404 pages
...council he presided with great state and solemnity. He sat in a huge chair of solid oak hewn in the celebrated forest of the Hague, fabricated by an experienced...the arms and feet, into exact imitations of gigantic eagles' claws. Instead of a sceptre, he swayed a long Turkish pipe, wrought with jasmin and amber,...
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A History of New York: From the Beginning of the World to the End ..., Volume 1

Washington Irving - New York (State) - 1824 - 662 pages
...chair of solid oak hewn in the celebrated forest of the Hague, fabricated by an experienced timrnerman of Amsterdam, and curiously carved about the arms and feet, into exact imitations of gigantic eagle'? HIS BEHAVIOUR IN THE »ODJfCtL. claws. Instead of a sceptre he swayed a long Turkish pipe,...
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A History of New York from the Beginning of the World

Washington Irving - American wit and humor - 1825 - 312 pages
...council he presided with great state and solemnity. He sat in a hnge chair of solid oak hewn in the celebrated forest of the Hague, fabricated by an experienced...the arms and feet, into exact imitations of gigantic eagles' claws. Instead of a sceptre, he swayed a long Turkish pipe, wronght with jasmin and amber,...
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A History of New York, from the Beginnimg of the World to the End ..., Volume 1

Washington Irving - New York (N.Y.) - 1826
...council he presided with great state and solemnity. He sat in a huge chair of solid oak hewn in the celebrated forest of the Hague, fabricated by an experienced...and feet, into exact imitations of gigantic eagle's * HIS BEHAVIOUR IN THE COUNCIL. 165 claws. Instead of a sceptre he swayed a long Turkish pipe, wrought...
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New elegant extracts: a unique selection, moral ..., Volume 3, Parts 5-6

Richard Alfred Davenport - Conduct of life - 1827
...council he presided with great state and solemnity. He sat in a huge chair of solid oak, hewn in the celebrated forest of the Hague, fabricated by an experienced...the arms and feet, into exact imitations of gigantic eagles' claws. Instead of a sceptre, he swayed a long Turkish pipe, wrought with jasmin and amber,...
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