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" Beyond the pomp of dress; for loveliness Needs not the foreign aid of ornament, But is when unadorned adorned the most. "
The United States Review and Literary Gazette - Page 38
edited by - 1827
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The United States Review and Literary Gazette, Volume 2

1827
...he -never, before seeing them, felt the justness of Thomson's assertion, that - 'Loveliness Neeils not the foreign aid of ornament, But is, when unadorned, adorned the most.' They were, indeed, beautiful girls—the Romelees were a comely race—and every fair reader who honors these pages with a perusal,...
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Sidney Roemlee: a tale of New England

Sarah Josepha Buell Hale - 1827
...seeing them, felt the justness of Thomson's assertion, that -" Loveliness Needs not-the aid of foreign ornament, But is, when unadorned, adorned the most" They were, indeed, beautiful girls—the Romelees were a comely race—and every fair reader who honours these pages with a perusal,...
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Passion & reason; or, The modern Quintilian brothers, Volume 1

Elizabeth Cullen Brown - 1832
...but slightly restrained by the delicate netting. True indeed is the position that " loveliness needs not the foreign aid of ornament, but is when unadorned adorned the most." So appeared Euphemia, more beautiful vOL. H. B than the gayest belle of fashion, arrayed in all the...
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The American Jurist, Volume 9

Law - 1833
...dazzling, but more desirable qualities of simplicity and utility, forgetful that true science " Needs not the foreign aid of ornament, But is, when unadorned, adorned the most." ' In a case of actual litigation, the judge, as the organ of the law, requires the plaintiff to set...
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The Canterbury Magazine, Volume 1, Issue 1

William Mudford - 1834
...Lavinia, " Veil'd in a simple robe, their best attire, Beyond the pomp of dress; for loveliness Needs not the foreign aid of ornament ; But is, when unadorned, adorned the most." Welsted's Love Tale contains a parallel thought. " She boasts more graces unadorn'd," Many imitations...
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The History of the Reigns of Edward the Sixth, Mary, and Elizabeth, Volume 1

Sharon Turner - Great Britain - 1835
...apparelled, the worse she looked.' Hist. Ref. p. 5. On Thomson's criterion, that ---------- loveliness Needs not the foreign aid of ornament ; But is, when unadorned, adorned the most, We must give the palm of the truest beauty to Anne Holcyn. * Edward thus notices his own education,...
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The History of England: The history of England: reigns of Edward the Sixth ...

Sharon Turner - Great Britain - 1835
...apparelled, the worse she looked.' Hist. lief. p. 5. On Thomson's criterion, that ---------- loveliness Needs not the foreign aid of ornament ; But is, when unadorned, adorned the most, We must give the palm of the truest beauty to Anne Boleyn. • Edward thus notices his own education,...
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A Residence in Greece and Turkey: With Notes of the Journey ..., Volume 1

Francis Hervé - Balkan Peninsula - 1837
...who were more richly attired ; being a perfect illustration of Thompson's idea, that " Beauty needs not the foreign aid of ornament, but is, when unadorned, adorned the most." The second was a general favourite, and being named Sophy, gave rise to a singular play upon words....
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The Seasons: and Castle of Indolence

James Thomson - 1838 - 220 pages
...limbs, Veiled in a simple robe, their best attire, Beyond the pomp of dress ; for loveliness Needs not the foreign aid of ornament, But is, when unadorned, adorned the most. Thoughtless of beauty, she was Beauty's self, Recluse amid the close-embowering woods. As in the hollow...
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The Idler in France: A Sequel to The Idler in Italy

Marguerite Countess of Blessington - France - 1842
...of us, however good-looking we may chance to be, would agree with the poet, that "loveliness needs not the foreign aid of ornament, but is, when unadorned, adorned the most." Even the fairest of the sex like to enhance the charms of nature by the aid of dress ; and the plainest...
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