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The British Prose Writers: Lady M.W. Montagu's Letters from Constantinople - Page 144
1821
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Letters of the Right Honourable Lady M--y W---y M----e: Written ..., Volumes 1-2

Lady Mary Wortley Montagu - English letters - 1796
...a rich Turkish handkerchief of pmk and silver, her own fine black hair hanging a great length , iu various tresses , and on one side of her head some...and I cannot imagine why they should not be allowed fo do so . I rather think it a virtue to be able to admire without any mixture of desire or envy. The...
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A winter in London: or, Sketches of fashion : a novel ...

Thomas Skinner Surr - 1806
...bracelets of diamonds. ; upon her head a rich Turkish handkerchief of pink and silver ; her own fine hair hanging a great length in various tresses, and on one side of her head some bodkins of jewels *." The fourth scene was intended as a contrast to the Turkish one. The whole of the gardens being...
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A Winter in London; Or, Sketches of Fashion: A Novel, in Three Volumes,

Thomas Skinner Surr - 1806 - 264 pages
...bracelets of diamonds ; upon her head a rich Turkish handkerchief of pink and silver ; her own fine hair hanging a great length in various tresses, and on one side of her head some bodkins of jewels *." . 'Ebe fourth scene was intended as a contrast to the Turkish one. The whole of the gardens being...
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A General Collection of Voyages and Travels from the Discovery of ..., Volume 14

William Fordyce Mavor - 1809
...of diamonds, and her broad girdle set round with diamonds; upon herheaJ a rich Turkish handkerchief of pink and silver, her own fine black hair hanging...tresses, and on one side of her head some bodkins . jewels. I am afraid you will accuse me of ovtt in gance in this description. I think I have read...
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Arabian Nights, Volume 1

1810
...of diamonds, and her broad girdle set round with diamonds; upon her head a rich Turkish handkerchief of pink and silver, her own fine black hair hanging...extravagance in this description. I think I have read some where, that women always speak in rapture, when they speak of beauty ; and I cannot imagine why...
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Letters of the Right Honourable Lady Mary Wortley Montagu: Written During ...

Mary Wortley Montagu (Lady.) - History - 1816 - 348 pages
...of diamonds, and her broad girdle set round with diamonds; upon her bead a rich Turkish handkerchief of pink and silver, her own fine black hair hanging...will accuse me of extravagance in this description. 1 think I have read somewhere that women always speak in rapture when they speak of beauty, and I cannot...
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Marriage Customs and Modes of Courtship of the Various Nations of the ...

Theophilus Moore - Marriage customs and rites - 1820 - 364 pages
...broad girdle set round with diamonds ; upon her head a rich Turkish handkerchief of pink and silver.her own fine black hair hanging a great length in various...tresses, and on one side of her head some bodkins. I am afraid you will accuse me of extravagance in this description. 1 think I have read •somewhere...
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Marriage Rites, Customs, and Ceremonies, of All Nations of the Universe ...

Augusta Hamilton (Lady.) - Marriage customs and rites - 1822 - 400 pages
...diamonds ; and her broad girdle set round with diamonds. Upon her head a rich Turkish handkerchief of pink and silver, her own fine black hair hanging...tresses, and on one side of her head some bodkins. I am afraid you will accuse me of extravagance in this description. I think I have read somewhere that...
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Dictionary of the Holy Bible

Augustin Calmet - Bible - 1832 - 1003 pages
...diamonds ; and her broad girdle set around with diamonds ; upon her head a rich Turkish handkerchief of pink and silver, her own fine black hair, hanging...and on one side of her head some bodkins of jewels. When I took my leave, two maids brought in u line silver basket of embroidered handkerchiefs ; she...
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The letters and works of Lady Mary Wortley Montagu, Volume 2

Lady Mary Wortley Montagu, Baron James Archibald Stuart-Wortley-Mackenzie Wharncliffe - 1837
...of diamonds, and her broad girdle set round with diamonds; upon her head a rich Turkish handkerchief of pink and silver, her own fine black hair hanging...and I cannot imagine why they should not be allowed 10 do so. I rather think it a virtue to be able to admire without any mixture of desire or envy. The...
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