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" ... it must, at the same time, be allowed to have informed it ; for the most secret movements of his soul were, without disguise, communicated to me only. However, I will rather lower than heighten the colouring ; I will mark the shades, and draw a credible... "
The Official Baronage of England: Showing the Succession, Dignities, and ... - Page 279
by James William Edmund Doyle - 1886
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Annual Register, Volume 20

History - 1805
...heighten the colouring; I will mark the shades, and draw a credible rather than an exact likeness. He had a very good person, rather above the middle...which he was oftenest, the most respectable one : he had, in the highest degree, the air, manners, and address of a man of quality ; politeness with ease,...
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The Parliamentary History of England from the Earliest Period to ..., Volume 11

Great Britain. Parliament - Great Britain - 1812
...heighten the colouring ; I will mark the shades, and draw a creddtle rather than an exact likeness. '• He had a very good person, rather above the middle...countenance imaginable ; when grave, which he was oftcnest, the ronst respectable one. He had IM the highest degree the air, manners, and address, of...
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Elegant Extracts: Or Useful and Entertaining Passages in Prose

Vicesimus Knox - English prose literature - 1824 - 772 pages
...heighten the colouring; I will mark the shades, and draw a credible, rather than an exact likeness. by the punishment of this traitor, will from his...associates •oon assume new force. Wherefore, conscript had in the highest degree the air, manners, and address of a man of quality ; politeness with ease,...
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The Beauties of Chesterfield

Philip Dormer Stanhope Earl of Chesterfield, Alfred Howard - Conduct of life - 1828 - 261 pages
...heighten the colouring ; I will mark the shades, and draw a credible rather than an exact likeness. He had a very good person, rather above the middle...which he was oftenest, the most respectable one. He had in the highest degree the air, manners, and address of a man of quality, — politeness with ease,...
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The Beauties of Chesterfield

Philip Dormer Stanhope Earl of Chesterfield - Conduct of life - 1828 - 261 pages
...mark the shades, and draw a credible rather than an exact likeness. He had a very good person, rathe* above the middle size ; a handsome face, and, when...which he was oftenest, the most respectable one. He had in the highest degree the air, manners, and address of a man of quality, — politeness with ease,...
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Letters on education, and characters

Philip Dormer Stanhope Earl of Chesterfield - Conduct of life - 1847
...heighten the colouring ; I will mark the shades, and draw a credible rather than an exact likeness. He had a very good person, rather above the middle...engaging countenance imaginable ; when grave, which was oftenest, the most respectable one. He had in the highest degree the air, manners, and address,...
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Specimens of English Prose Style from Malory to Macaulay, Selected and ...

George Saintsbury - English language - 1885 - 367 pages
...heighten the colouring ; I will mark the shades, and draw a credible rather than an exact likeness. He had a very good person, rather above the middle...cheerful, the most engaging countenance imaginable ; and when grave, which he was of1enest, the most respectable one. He had in the highest degree the...
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Specimens of English Prose Style: From Malory to Macaulay

George Saintsbury - English language - 1885 - 367 pages
...heighten the colouring; I will mark the shades, and draw a credible rather than an exact likeness. He had a very good person, rather above the middle...cheerful, the most engaging countenance imaginable; and whea grave, which he was oftenest, the most respectable one. He had in the highest degree the air,...
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Lord Chesterfield's Worldly Wisdom: Selections from His Letters and Characters

Philip Dormer Stanhope Earl of Chesterfield - Conduct of life - 1891 - 234 pages
...heighten the colouring ; I will mark the shades, and draw a credible rather than an exact likeness. He had a very good person, rather above the middle...engaging countenance imaginable ; when grave, which 1 Richard Lumley, second Earl of Scarborough. Died 1 740. This Character was written on August 29,...
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Letters: Letters on education, and characters

Philip Dormer Stanhope Earl of Chesterfield, Earl Philip Henry Stanhope Stanhope - 1892
...heighten the colouring ; I will mark the shades, and draw a credible rather than an exact likeness. He had a very good person, rather above the middle...engaging countenance imaginable ; when grave, which was oftenest, the most respectable one. He had in the highest degree the air, manners, and address,...
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