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A Journey Into England: In the Year M.D.XC.VIII. - Page 28
by Paul Hentzner, Richard Bentley - 1807 - 58 pages
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Dodsley's Annual Register, Volume 1

Edmund Burke - History - 1795
...taster gave to each of the guard a mouthful to eat of the particular dish he had brought, for fear of poison. During the time that this guard, which consists...that can be found in all England, being carefully selefted for this service, were bringing dinner, twelve trumpets, and two kettle-drums, made the hall...
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Sketches of the History of Man, Volume 3

Lord Henry Home Kames - Civilization - 1813
...applicable to the mind as well as to the body, shallow thinkers, misled by the double " brought, for fear of any poison. During the time that " this guard,...stoutest men " that can be found in all England, were bringing dinner, " twelve trumpets and two kettle-drums made the hall ring " for half an hour...
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Shakespeare and His Times: Including the Biography of the Poet ..., Volume 2

Nathan Drake - English literature - 1817
...lady-taster gave to each of the guard a mouthful to eat, of the particular dish he had brought for fear of any poison. During the time that this guard,...service, were bringing dinner, twelve trumpets and two kettle-drums made the hall ring for half an hour together. At the end of all this ceremonial a number...
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The Retrospective Review

Henry Southern - Books - 1820
...while the lady taster gave to each guard a mouthful to eat of the particular dish he had brought, for fear of any poison. During the time that this guard...service) were bringing dinner, twelve trumpets and two kettle drums made the hall ring for half an hour together. At the end of all this ceremonial a number...
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The Literary melange; or, Weekly register of literature and the arts

1822
...lady-taster gave to each of the guard a mouthful to eat, of the particalar dish he had brought for fear of any poison. During the time that this guard,...which consists of the tallest and stoutest men ' that ran be found in oil England, lieing caiei'nlly selected for this .service, ' fell at his feet, though...
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Relics of Literature

Reuben Percy - English literature - 1823 - 400 pages
...while the lady taster gave to each guard a mouthful to eat of the particular dish he had brought, for fear of any poison. During the time that this guard...service) were bringing dinner, twelve trumpets, and two kettledrums made the hall ring for half an hour together. At the end of all this ceremonial, a number...
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Relics of Literature

Reuben Percy - English literature - 1823 - 400 pages
...intercession of somebody in power." fuard (which consists of the tallest and stoutest men that can e found in all England, being carefully selected for...service) were bringing dinner, twelve trumpets, and two kettledrums made the hall ring for half an hour together. At the end of all this ceremonial, a number...
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Relics of literature

Reuben Percy - Antiques & Collectibles - 1823 - 400 pages
...while the lady taster gave to each guard a mouthful to eat of the particular dish he had brought, for fear of any poison. During the time that this guard (which consists of tne tallest and stoutest men that can be found in all England, being carefully selected for this service)...
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Illustrations, Critical, Historical, Biographical, and ..., Volume 2

Richard Warner - History - 1824
...brought, and laid upon the table, while the lady taster gave to each of the guards a mouthful to eat, for fear of any poison. During the time that this guard,...stoutest men that can be found in all England, (being carefulJy selected for this service,) were bringing dinner, twelve trumpets and two kettle-drums made...
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Saturday Night: Comprising a Review of New Publications, Biography ..., Volume 1

1824
...lady-taster gave to each of the guard a mouthful to eat of the particular dish he had brought in, for fear of poison. During the time that this guard, which consists...the tallest and stoutest men that can be found in England, being carefully selected for this purpose, were bringing dinner, twelve trumpets and two kettle-drums...
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