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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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The girl's book of famous queens

Lydia Hoyt Farmer - Queens - 1887 - 495 pages
...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 a collar of gold mid jewels. As she went along in all this state and magnificence, she spoke very graciously,...
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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), George Walter Prothero - 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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The People for Whom Shakespeare Wrote

Charles Dudley Warner - England - 1897 - 187 pages
...of beans, and over it a mantle of black silk, shot with silver threads; her train was very long, and the end of it borne by a marchioness; instead of a chain she had an oblong col59 lar of gold and jewels." As she swept on in this magnificence, she spoke graciously first to...
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Queen Elizabeth

Mandell Creighton - 1899 - 307 pages
...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....this state and magnificence she spoke very graciously to foreign ministers or others, in English, French and Italian. Whosoever speaks to her kneels ; now...
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The complete writings of Charles Dudley Warner, Volume 15

Charles Dudley Warner - Ethics - 1904
...of beans, and over it a mantle of black silk, shot with silver threads; her train was very long, and the end of it borne by a marchioness; instead of a...she had an oblong collar of gold and jewels." As she swept on in this magnificence, she spoke graciously first to one, then to another, and always in the...
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Highways and Byways in Kent

Walter Jerrold - Kent (England) - 1907 - 447 pages
...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...and jewels. As she went along in all this state and magnilicence, she spoke very graciously, first to one, then to another, whether foreign Ministers,...
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The Town: Its Memorable Characters and Events

Leigh Hunt - London (England) - 1907 - 527 pages
...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, 6he had on an oblong collar of gold and jewels. As she went along in all this state and magnificence,...
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Jewellery

Harold Clifford Smith - Jewelry - 1908 - 409 pages
...of these exist. A catalogue of them has been drawn up by Mr. FM O'Donoghue, of the British Museum. Instead of a chain, she had an oblong collar of gold and jewels." To a courtier who knelt to her, "after pulling off her glove, she gave her right hand to kiss, sparkling...
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Queen Elizabeth: Various Scenes and Events in the Life of Her Majesty

Gladys Edson Locke - 1913 - 295 pages
...silk, shot with silver threads, her train was very long, the end of it borne by a Marchioness, and instead of a chain, she had an oblong collar of gold and jewels. . . . She spoke very graciously, first to one and then to another, whether foreign ministers or those...
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University Lectures Delivered by Members of the Faculty in the Free Public ...

University of Pennsylvania - 1915
...pearls of the size of beans, and over this 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 glistening with gold and jewels. As she went along in this state and magnificence she spoke very graciously,...
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