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A Journey Into England: In the Year M.D.XC.VIII. - Page 27
by Paul Hentzner, Richard Bentley - 1807 - 58 pages
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Fugitive pieces, on various subjects

Joseph Spence, Jean Denis Attiret, William Hay, Nathaniel Lancaster, Paul Hentzner - 1761
...the former was drefled in white Silk, who, when fhe had proftrated herfelf threeTimes, in the moft graceful Manner, approached the Table, and rubbed the Plates with Bread and Salt, T 2 with with as much Awe, as if the Queen had been prefent : When they had waited there a little while,...
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Sketches of the History of Man ...: In Four Volumes ...

Lord Henry Home Kames - Civilization - 1778
...former was drefied in white fiik ; " who when fhc had proftr^ttd hcrfelf three times, " in the moft graceful manner, approached the " table, and rubbed the plates with bread and Tilt, .-' with as much awe as if the Queen had been prc" fent : when they.had waited there a little...
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Sketches of the History of Man, Volume 4

Lord Henry Home Kames - Civilization - 1788
...former was dreffed in white filk ; " who when fhe had proftrated herfelf three times, " in the moft graceful manner, approached the " table, and rubbed the plates with bread and fait, ." with as much awe as if the Queen had been pre-> " fent: when they had waited there a little...
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Dodsley's Annual Register, Volume 1

Edmund Burke - History - 1795
...with the same ceremonies performed by the first. At last came an unmarried lady (we were told she was a countess), and along with her a married one, bearing...when she had prostrated herself three times in the roost graceful manner,' approached the table, rubbed the plates with bread and salt, with as much awe...
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Paul Hentzner's Travels in England: During the Reign of Queen Elizabeth

Paul Hentzner, Sir Robert Naunton - Great Britain - 1797 - 152 pages
...the former was dreffed in white filk, who, when fhe had proltrated herfelf three times in the moft graceful manner, approached the table, and rubbed the plates with bread and fait, with as much awe, as if the queen had been prefent : when they had waited there a little while,...
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Sketches of the History of Man, Volume 3

Lord Henry Home Kames - Civilization - 1813
...lady, (we were told she was a Countess), and along " with her a married one, bearing a tasting knife ; the former " was dressed in white" silk ; -who when...the most graceful manner, approached " the table, arid rubbed the plates with bread and salt, with " as much awe as if the Queen had been present : when...
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The Retrospective Review

Henry Southern - Books - 1820
...lady, (we were told she was a Countess) and along with her a married one, bearing a tasting knife ; the former was dressed in white silk, who when she...graceful manner approached the table, and rubbed the table with bread and salt, with as much awe as if the Queen had been present. When they had waited...
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Relics of Literature

Reuben Percy - English literature - 1823 - 400 pages
...with the same ceremonies performed by the first; at last came an unmarried lady (we were told she was a countess), and along with her a married one, bearing...graceful manner, approached the table, and rubbed the table with bread and salt, with as much awe as if the queen had been present. When they had waited...
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Illustrations, Critical, Historical, Biographical, and ..., Volume 2

Richard Warner - History - 1824
...lady, (we were told she was a countess,) and along with her a married one, bearing a tasting knife ; the former was dressed in white silk, who, when she...rubbed the plates with bread and salt, with as much care as if the queen had been present. When they had waited there a little time, the yeomen of the...
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Saturday Night: Comprising a Review of New Publications, Biography ..., Volume 1

1824
...lady (we were told she was a countess), and along with her a married one, bearing a tasting knife ; the former was dressed in white silk, who, when she...approached the table, and rubbed the plates with bread und salt, with as much awe as if the Queen had been present. When they had waited there a little while,...
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