Madame Dubarry, the King's Mistress: A Romantic Story from the French of Jean de La Hire

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M.A. Donohue & Company, 1902 - 205 pages
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Page 81 - Grace was in all her steps, Heaven in her eye, In every gesture dignity and love.
Page 184 - Rukn-ud-din, came to the throne, and one of his first acts was to...
Page 206 - Dubarry as the central figure in her new play, the life story of the famous mistress of Louis XV of France becomes a topic of universal interest to American readers. By GEORGE MOOREHEAD. 12mo, Paper Price, $0.50 12mo,Cloth " 1.25 TOLD BY TWO By MARIE ST. FELIX Author of "Little Game With Destiny," "Two Sad Brown Eyeğ," "Patricia,
Page 206 - This book will be read and re-read with increasing interest, and will long be remembered as one of the purest, sweetest and most romantic of modern love stories. It is creating a great sensation.
Page 67 - An examination revealed to him the fact that the back was mounted on hinges, and so perfectly joined to the facing of the sides that the place of junction was almost imperceptible. "Ah, sir," he exclaimed, turning to the Count, "what a fine piece of work I see there!
Page 206 - Sent postpaid to any address in the United States, Canada or Mexico upon receipt of price, in currency, express or postal money order or stamps.
Page 44 - The wall was opened at the back of a fireplace in -Jeanne's room; the locksmith took the iron back of the chimney and replaced it very artistically upon an imperceptible hinge, which allowed it to be opened at pleasure.
Page 66 - Vaucanson got down on his knees, and thrust his 32* head under the mantelpiece of sculptured marble.— " It is impossible ; no one but a chimney-sweeper of ten years old could pass...
Page 206 - Sweet Danger," represents that effort in the fullest sense. It is creating a sensation even among readers of the French school of fiction.
Page 47 - Probably they are lighting the fire on the other side. This neighbor is noisy and troublesome at times; he is a half-demented hautboy player.

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