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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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Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin

Benjamin Franklin - Statesmen - 1868 - 409 pages
...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...the 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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Episodes of Fiction, Or, Choice Stories from the Great Novelists, with ...

1869 - 304 pages
...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. As Thackeray remarks, there can be no gainsaying the sentence of so great a. judge. To have your name...
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The Works of William Makepeace Thackeray, Volume 19

William Makepeace Thackeray - English literature - 1869
...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 Works of William Makepeace Thackeray, Volume 19

William Makepeace Thackeray - English literature - 1869
...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 Four Georges: The English Humorists of the Eighteenth Century

William Makepeace Thackeray - England - 1869 - 362 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...romance of ' Tom Jones,' that exquisite picture of humour and manners, will outlive the palace of the Escurial and the Imperial Eagle of Austria." There...
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The Four Georges: The English Humourists of the Eighteenth Century

William Makepeace Thackeray - English literature - 1869 - 362 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...romance of ' Tom Jones,' that exquisite picture of humour and manners, will outlive the palace of the Escurial and the Imperial Eagle of Austria." There...
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Essays on English writers, by the author of 'The gentle life'.

James Hain Friswell - 1869
...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 England; but the roTOBIAS SMOLLETT. 281 mance of ' Tom Jones,' that exquisite picture of human manners, will outlive...
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Episodes of Fiction

1870 - 304 pages
...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. As Thackeray remarks, there can be no gainsaying the sentence of so great a judge. To have your name...
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A Hand-book of English Literature Intended for the Use of High Schools, as ...

Francis Henry Underwood - 1871 - 608 pages
...the younger branch of the EarU uf Denbigh, who drew their origin from the Counts of Hapsburg. . . . The successors of Charles V. may disdain their brethren of England, but the romance of Tom Jones. thai exquisite picture of human manners, will outlive the palace of the Escurial and the imperial eigle...
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The Works of William Makepeace Thackeray

William Makepeace Thackeray - 1872
...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 England : but the romance of ' Tom Jones,' that * "Richardson," says worthy Mrs. Barbauld, in her Memoir of him, prefixed to his Correspondence, "was...
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