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" You have chosen me from a low estate to be your queen and companion, far beyond my desert or desire. If then you found me worthy of such honour, good your Grace, let not any light fancy or bad counsel of mine enemies withdraw... "
Memoirs of the Life of Anne Boleyn: Queen of Henry VIII. - Page 357
by Elizabeth Benger - 1822 - 401 pages
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The history of modern Europe: With an account of the decline and ..., Volume 2

William Russell - Europe - 1802
...alteration as I now find ; for the " ground of my preferment being on no surer foundation " than your grace's fancy, the least alteration I knew was fit " and sufficient to draw that fancy to some other object." In another letter to the king, she says, " you have raised me " from ii private gentlewoman...
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Select British Classics, Volume 16

English literature - 1803
...preferment being on no surer foundation than your Grace's fancy, the least alteration I knew was fit anil sufficient to draw that fancy to some other subject....desert or desire. If then you found me worthy of such honour, good your Grace let not any light fancy or bad counsel oi mine enemies withdraw your princely...
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Female Biography; Or Memoirs of Illustrious and Celebrated Women ..., Volume 2

Mary Hays - Women - 1803
...an alteration as I now find ; for ihe ground of my preferment being on no surer foundation than your grace's fancy, the least alteration I knew was fit and sufficient to draw that fancy to some other object. You have chosen me from a low estate to be your queen and companion, far beyond my desert or...
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Female biography: or, memoirs of illustrious and celebrated women ..., Volume 3

Mary Hays - Women - 1803
...ground of my preferment being on no surer foundation than your grace's fancy, the least al* teration I knew was fit and sufficient to draw that fancy to some other object. You have chosen me from a low estate to be your queen and companion, far beyond my desert or...
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The works of ... Joseph Addison, collected by mr. Tickell

Joseph Addison - 1804
...an alteration as I now find ; for the ground of my preferment being on no surer foundation than your grace's fancy, the least alteration I knew was fit and sufficient to draw that fancy to some other object. You have chosen me, from a low estate, to be your queen and companion, far beyond my desert...
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The History of England, from the Invasion of Julius Cęsar to the ..., Volume 4

David Hume - Great Britain - 1807
...alteration as I now find ; for the ground of my prefer" ment being on no surer foundation than your grace's " fancy, the least alteration I knew was fit...and sufficient " to draw that fancy to some other object. You hav« " chosen me from alow estate to be your queen and com" panion, far beyond my desert...
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The British Essayists, Volume 12

Alexander Chalmers - English essays - 1808
...as I now find; for the ground of my preferment being on no surer foundation than your grace's fancv, the least alteration I knew was fit and sufficient to draw that fancy tn some other object. Yon hate chosen me from a low estate to be your qileen and companion, far beyond...
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The Harleian miscellany:: a collection of scarce, curious, and ..., Volume 1

Edward Harley Oxford (Earl of), Thomas Park - Great Britain - 1808
...alteration as now I find ; for, the ground of my preferment being on no surer foundation than your grace's fancy, the least alteration, I knew, was fit...desert or desire. If then you found me worthy of such honour, good your grace let not any light fancy, or bad counsel of mine enemies, withdraw your princely...
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The Harleian miscellany

Joseph Meredith Toner Collection (Library of Congress), Lessing J. Rosenwald Collection (Library of Congress) - History - 1808
...alteration as now I find ; for, the ground of my preferment being on no surer foundation than your grace's fancy, the least alteration, I knew, was fit...desert or desire. If then you found me worthy of such honour, good your grace let not any light fancy, or bad counsel of mine enemies, withdraw your princely...
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The Harleian Miscellany: Or, a Collection of Scarce, Curious, and ..., Volume 1

William Oldys, John Malham - Great Britain - 1808
...alteration at now I find ; for, the ground of my preferment being on no surer foundation than your grace's fancy, the least alteration, I knew, was fit...desert or desire. If then you found me worthy of such honour, good your grace let not any light fancy, or bad counsel of mine enemies, withdraw your princely...
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