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" ... all contemporary authors agree in ascribing to Mary the utmost beauty of countenance and elegance of shape of which the human form is capable. Her hair was black, though, according to the fashion of that age, she frequently wore borrowed locks, and... "
Parallel extracts arranged for translation into English and Latin, with ... - Page 27
by John Edwin Nixon - 1874
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The Works of Lord Byron: With His Letters and Journals,

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1835
...capable. Her hair was black, though, according to the fashion of that age, she frequently wore borrowed locks, and of different colours. Her eyes were a dark...delicate, both as to shape and colour. Her stature was of a height that rose to the majestic. She danced, walked, and rode with equal grace. Her taste for music...
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An Historical Disquisition Concerning the Knowledge which the Ancients Had ...

William Robertson - India - 1835 - 146 pages
...that age, she frequently wore borrowed locks, and oi different colours. Her eyes were a dark gray ; her complexion was exquisitely fine; and her hands...delicate, both as to shape and colour. Her stature was of a height that rose to the majestic. She danced, she walked, and rode with equal grace. Лег taste...
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The Works of William Robertson: To which is Prefixed an Account of His Life ...

William Robertson, Dugald Stewart - America - 1835 - 1298 pages
...though, according to the fashion of that age, she frequently wore borrowed locks, and of dill emit colours. Her eyes were a dark grey ; her complexion...; and her hands and arms remarkably delicate, both .< to shape and colour. Her stature was of an height that rose to the majestic. She danced, she walked,...
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The History of Scotland During the Reigns of Queen Mary and of King James VI ...

William Robertson - Scotland - 1835 - 626 pages
...that age, she frequently wore borrowed locks, and of different colours. Her eyes were a dark gray ; her complexion was exquisitely fine ; and her hands and arms remarkably delicate, both as ta shape and colour. Her stature was of a height that rose to the majestic. She danced, she walked,...
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The Works of George Byron: With His Letters and Journals, and His ..., Volume 16

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1836
...capable. Her hair was black, though, according to the fashion of that age, she frequently wore borrowed locks, and of different colours. Her eyes were a dark...delicate, both as to shape and colour. Her stature was of a height that rose to the majestic. She danced, walked, and rode with equal grace. Her taste for music...
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The Young Lady's Book of Elegant Prose: Comprising Selections from the Works ...

American literature - 1836 - 342 pages
...that age, she frequently wore borrowed locks, and of different colours. Her eyes were a dark gray ; her complexion was exquisitely fine ; and her hands...delicate, both as to shape and colour. Her stature was of a height that rose to the majestic. She danced, she walked, and rode with equal grace. Her taste for...
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Cyclopędia of English Literature: A History, Critical and ..., Volume 2

Robert Chambers - English literature - 1844
...that age, she frequently wore borrowed locks, and of different colours. Her eyes were a dark gray, pable to receive, and a height that rose to the majestic. She danced, she walked, and rode with equal grace. Her taste for...
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The History of Scotland During the Reigns of Queen Mary and of King James VI ...

William Robertson - Scotland - 1844 - 620 pages
...that age, she frequently wore borrowed locks, and of different colours. Her eyes were a dark gray ; her complexion was exquisitely fine ; and her hands...delicate, both as to shape and colour. Her stature was of a height that rose to the majestic. She danced, she walked, and rode with equal grace. Her taste for...
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Class Book of Prose: Consisting of Selections from Distinguished English and ...

John Seely Hart - Readers - 1845 - 404 pages
...that age, she frequently wore borrowed locks, and of different colours. Her eyes were a dark gray, her complexion was exquisitely 'fine, and her hands...delicate, both as to shape and colour. Her stature was of a height that rose to the majestic. She danced, she walked, and rode with equal grace. Her taste for...
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The rhetorical reader, consisting of choice specimens of oratorical ...

John Hall Hindmarsh - 1845 - 464 pages
...Her h'air was bla'ck, tho'ugh (according to the fashion of that a'ge) she frequently wore borrowed lo'cks, and of different co'lours. Her ey'es/ were a dark gre'y, her completion/ was exquisitely fi'ne, and her h'ands and ar'ms/ remarkably d'elicate, both as to sh'ape...
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