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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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Fotheringhay and Mary, queen of Scots, by Cuthbert Bede

Rev. Edward Bradley - 1886
...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, she walked, and rode with equal grace. Her taste for...
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Parallel Extracts Arr. for Trans. Into English and Latin, with Notes and Idioms

John Edwin Nixon - 1892
...Her hair was black, though, according to the fashion 5 of that age, she frequently wore borrowed19 locks, and of different colours. Her eyes were a dark...shape and colour. Her stature was of an height that rose23 to the majestic. She danced29, she walked, 10 and rode with equal grace ____ To the charms of...
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Historical Readings for the Use of Teachers' Reading Circles

Henry Elliot Shepherd - History - 1893 - 424 pages
...of that age, she frequently wore borrowed locks, and of different colors. Her eyes were a dark gray, her complexion was exquisitely fine, and her hands...and arms remarkably delicate, both as to shape and color. Her stature was of a height that rose to the majestic. She danced, she walked, and rode with...
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Gems of Genius in Poetry and Art: From the Kings and Queens of Thought : and ...

Frederick Saunders, Minnie K. Davis - American poetry - 1899 - 743 pages
...of 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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Gramática de la lengua inglesa: con ejercicios de versión

Luigi Pavia - English language - 1901 - 440 pages
...fre'quently wore borrowed locks9, and of different colours. Her eyes were a dark grey, her complexion10 was exqui'sitely fine, and her hands and arms remarkably...delicate, both as to shape and colour. Her stature was of a height (hait) that rose to the majes 'tic. She danced, walked, and rode with equal grace. Her taste...
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Chambers's Cyclopædia of English Literature, Volume 2

Robert Chambers - American literature - 1902 - 862 pages
...capable. Her hair was black, though, according to the fashion of that age, she frequently wore borrowed Ihe unhonoured ro>e to the majestic. She danced, she walked, and rode with equal grace. Her taste for music was just,...
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Chambers's Cyclopaedia of English Literature: A History Critical and ...

Robert Chambers - American literature - 1902 - 860 pages
...capable. Her hair was black, though, according to the fashion of that age, she frequently wore borrowed ring Each opening rose to the majestic. She danced, she walked, and rode with equal grace. Her taste for music was just,...
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Mary Stuart, Queen of Scots: Her Friends and Her Foes. A Review of Her Life ...

William Odum - 1904 - 286 pages
...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...shape and colour. Her stature was of an height that rose to the majestic." Mr. Lionel Cust gives his impression of her appearance thus:—" She was somewhat...
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The British classical authors: with biographical notices. On the basis of a ...

Ludwig Herrig - English literature - 1906 - 752 pages
...capable. 3% 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 grey; her complexion was 300 exquisitely fine; and her hands and arms remarkably delicate, both as to shape and colour. Her...
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Critical Reviews Relating Chiefly to Scotland

David Hay Fleming - Scotland - 1912 - 636 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...shape and colour. Her stature was of an height that rose to the majestic." This passage remains the same in " the twentieth edition, with the author's...
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