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" Amsterdam, and curiously carved about the arms and feet, into exact imitations of gigantic eagle's claws. Instead of a sceptre he swayed a long Turkish pipe, wrought with jasmin and amber, which had been presented to a stadtholder of Holland, at the conclusion... "
A History of New York: From the Beginning of the World to the End of the ... - Page 175
by Washington Irving - 1864 - 528 pages
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A history of New-York: from the beginning of the world to the end ..., Volume 1

Washington Irving - New York (State) - 1812
...wrought with jafmin and amber, which had been prefented to a ftadtholder of Holland, at the conclufion of a treaty with one of the petty Barbary powers. — In this ftately chair would he fit, and this magnificent pipe would he fmoke, (baking his right knee with a...
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A history of New-York, from the beginning of the world to the end ..., Volume 2

Washington Irving - New York (State) - 1819
...swayed a long Turkish pipe, wrought with jasmin and amber, which had been presented to a stadtholder of Holland, at the conclusion of a treaty with one...in a black frame against the opposite wall of the council chamber. Nay, it has even been said, that when any deliberation of extraordinary length - and...
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A History of New York: From the Beginning of the World to the ..., Volumes 1-2

Washington Irving - New York (State) - 1820 - 520 pages
...swayed a long Turkish pipe, wrought with jasmin and amber, which had been presented to a stadtholder of Holland, at the conclusion of a treaty with one...motion, and fixing his eye for hours together upon 158 HIS BEHAVIOUR IN THE COUNCIL. a little print of Amsterdam, which hung in a black frame against...
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A History of New York: From the Beginning of the World to the ..., Volumes 1-2

Washington Irving - New York (State) - 1820 - 520 pages
...amber, which had been presented to a stadtholder of Holland, at the conclusion of a treatv with one w of the petty Barbary powers. — In this stately chair would he sit, and this magnificent pipe would hesmoke, shaking his right knee with a constant motion, and fixing his eye for hours together upon...
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A history of New York: from the beginning of the world to the end of the ...

Washington Irving - New York (State) - 1820 - 520 pages
...swayed a long Turkish pipe, wrought with jasmin and amber, which had been presented to a stadtholder of Holland, at the conclusion of a treaty with one of the petty Barbary powers.—In this stately chair would he sit, and this magnificent pipe would he smoke, shaking his...
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The Edinburgh Monthly Review, Volume 5

History - 1821
...swayed a long Turkish pipe, wrought with jasmin and amber, which had been presented to a stadtholder of Holland, at the conclusion of a treaty with one...in a black frame against the opposite wall of the council chamber. Nay, it has even been said, that when any deliberation of extraordinary length and...
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A History of New-York: From the Beginning of the World to the End of the ...

Washington Irving - New York (State) - 1821 - 372 pages
...swayed a long Turkish pipe, wrought with jasmin and amber, which had been presented to a stadtholder of Holland, at the conclusion of a treaty with one...Amsterdam, which hung in a black frame against the op- ( posite wall of the council chamber. Nay, it has even been said, that when any deliberation of...
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A History of New York: From the Beginnimg of the World to the End ..., Volume 1

Washington Irving - New York (State) - 1824
...swayed a long Turkish pipe, wrought with jasmin and amber, which had been presented. to a stadtholder of Holland, at the conclusion of a treaty with one...in a black frame against the opposite wall of the council chamber. Nay, it has even been said, that when any deliberation of extraordinary length and...
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Memoirs Concerning the Affairs of Scotland from Queen Anne's Accession to ...

George Lockhart - Scotland - 1824 - 404 pages
...swayed a long Turkish pipe, wrought with jasmin and amber, which had been presented to a stadtholder of Holland, at the conclusion of a treaty with one...in a black frame against the opposite wall of the council chamber. Nay, it has even been said, that when any deliberation of extraordinary length and...
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A history of New York: from the beginning of the world to the end ..., Volume 1

Washington Irving - History - 1824
...swayed a long Turkish pipe, wrought with jasmin and amber, which had been presented to a stadtholder of Holland, at the conclusion of a treaty with one...— In this stately ' ' chair would he sit, and this magnificent,^ipe would he smoke, shaking his right Jtaee with a constant motion, and fixing his eye...
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