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" successors of Charles the Fifth may disdain their ' brethren of England, but the romance of Tom Jones, ' that exquisite picture of human manners, will outlive ' the Palace of the Escurial and the imperial eagle of 'the House of Austria. "
The Miscellaneous Works of Tobias Smollett: With Memoir of the Author - Page vi
by Tobias Smollett - 1848
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The Living Age ..., Volume 20

1849
...of Denbigh, who draw their engin from the Counts of Hapsburg. The succèsюг? of Charles the Fifth may disdain their brethren of England ; but the romance of ' Tom Jones,' Ait exquisite picture of human manners, will otttIITC the palace of the Escurial, and the imperial...
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The Works of Jonathan Swift: Containing Interesting and Valuable ..., Volume 1

Jonathan Swift - 1850
...present edition is distinguished by some peculiarities, being complete in one volume, containing 1110 pages, well printed upon excellent paper, and sold...outlive the palace of the Escurial and the imperial cngle of Austria. GIBBON. The cultivated genius of Fielding entitles him to a high rank among the classics....
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ESSAYS AND REVIEWS.

EDWIN P. WHIPPLE - 1851
...kings of Spain, have threatened the liberty of the Old and invaded the treasures of the New World. The successors of Charles V. may disdain their brethren...of the Escurial and the imperial eagle of Austria." This confident prophecy seems in the present year to be in the course of fulfilment. Fielding received...
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The Upper Ten Thousand: Sketches of American Society

Charles Astor Bristed - New York (N.Y.) - 1852 - 274 pages
...exhibit a series of pictures drawn with all the descriptive fidelity of a Hogarth/' — Kruafs Essays. "The romance of Tom Jones, that exquisite picture of human manners, will outlive the palace of the Kscurial and the imperial eagle of Austria."— Gibbon. " 'Tom Jones' is the first romance in the world,...
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Precaution: A Novel, Volumes 1-2

James Fenimore Cooper - 1852
...fidelity of a Hogarth." — Knoy'a E> 'a The romance of Tom Jones, that exquisite picture of human manner' outlive the palace of the Escurial and the Imperial eagle of Austria,"— &<M'm. " ' Tom Jones ' is the ftrst romance in the world, and the best written r~t"-* book."— La...
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The English Humourists of the Eighteenth Century: A Series of Lectures ...

William Makepeace Thackeray - English literature - 1853 - 309 pages
...of the younger branch of the Earl's of Denbigh, who drew their origin from the Counts of Habsburg. The successors of Charles V. may disdain their brethren...of the Escurial and the Imperial Eagle of Austria." There can be no gainsaying the sentence of this great judge. To have your name mentioned by Gibbon,...
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The English Humourists of the Eighteenth Century: A Series of Lectures

William Makepeace Thackeray - English literature - 1853 - 297 pages
...of the younger branch of the Earls of Denbigh, who drew their origin from the Counts of Hapsburgh. The successors of Charles V. may disdain their brethren...of the Escurial and the Imperial Eagle of Austria." There can be no gainsaying the sentence of this great judge. To have your name mentioned by Gibbon,...
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The English Humourists of the Eighteenth Century: A Series of Lectures

William Makepeace Thackeray - English literature - 1854 - 297 pages
...of the younger branch of the Earls of Denbigh, who drew their origin from the Counts of Hapsburgh. The successors of Charles V. may disdain their brethren...of the Escurial and the Imperial Eagle of Austria." There can be no gainsaying the sentence of this great judge. To have your name mentioned by Gibbon,...
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The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire, Volume 1

Edward Gibbon - Byzantine Empire - 1854
...liberty of the old, and invaded the treasures of the new world. The successors of Charles the Fifth may disdain their brethren of England ; but the romance...palace of the Escurial, and the imperial eagle of the house of AustrisThat these sentiments are just, or at least natural, I am the more inclined to...
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The history of the decline and fall of the Roman empire, with ..., Volume 1

Edward Gibbon - 1854
...liberty of the old, and invaded the treasures of the new world. The successors of Charles the Fifth may disdain their brethren of England ; but the romance...palace of the Escurial, and the imperial eagle of the house of Austria, That these sentiments are just, or at least natural, I am the more inclined to...
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