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" We were shewn here, among other things, the horn of a unicorn, of above eight spans and a half in length, valued at above ^.10,000... "
The Progresses and Public Processions of Queen Elizabeth: Among which are ... - Page 144
1823
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A vindication of natural society, by Edm. Burke. The history and antiquities ...

Robert Dodsley, Joseph Spence, Jean Denis Attiret, William Hay, Nathaniel Lancaster, Charles Whitworth Baron Whitworth, Paul Hentzner - 1761
...faid to have been taken from a King of France, while the Englijh were Mafters there. We were fhewn here among other Things the Horn of a Unicorn, of above eight Span? and an Half in Length, valued at above ip,ooo/. ; the Bird of Paradife, three Spans long, three...
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A vindication of natural society. Written in the character of a late noble ...

English literature - 1765
...faid to have been taken from a King of France, while the Englijh were Matters there. We were {hewn here among other Things the Horn of a Unicorn, of above eight Spans and an Half in Length, valued at above 1 0,000 /. ; the Bird of Paradife, three Spans long, three Fingers...
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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
...faid to have been taken from a king of France, while the Englifh were mafters there. We were fhewn here, among other things, the horn of a unicorn, of above eight fpans and a half in length, valued at above io,oool. ; the bird of paradife, three fpans long, three...
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A Journey Into England: In the Year M.D.XC.VIII.

Paul Hentzner, Richard Bentley - Great Britain - 1807 - 58 pages
...France bore three toads in their sheild, instead of which they afterwards placed three fleurs de lis on a blue field; this antique tapestry is said to...We were shewn here among other things the horn of an unicorn, of above eight spans and a half in length, valued at above 10,000/.; the bird of paradise,...
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An excursion to Windsor, in July 1810. Also A sail down the river Medway ...

John Evans, John Evans (M.A., Edinburgh.) - 1817
...on a blue field : this tapestry, so antique, is said to have been taken from a King of France, when the English were masters there. We were shewn here, among other things, the horn of an unicorn, about eight spans and a half in length, valued at above 10,000 ; the bird of paradise,...
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Windsor Castle, and its environs

Leitch Ritchie, Edward Jesse - History - 1840 - 312 pages
...France bore three toads in their shields, instead of which they afterwards placed three fleurs de lis on a blue field. This antique tapestry is said to have been taken from a king of France, whilst the English were masters there. We were shown here, among other things, the horn of a unicorn,...
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A summer's day at Windsor and a visit to Eton

Edward Jesse - 1841 - 10 pages
...in their shields, instead of which they afterwards placed three fleurs de lis on a blue field. The antique tapestry is said to have been taken from a...France, while the English were masters there. We were shown here, among other things, the horn of a unicorn, of above eight spans and a half in length, valued...
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Notice of Windsor in Olden Times

John Stoughton - Windsor (Berkshire, England) History - 1844 - 236 pages
...toads in their shield, instead of which they afterwards placed three jfeur* de Us on a blue shield. This antique tapestry is said to have been taken from...France, while the English were masters there. We were shown here, among other things, the horn of a unicorn, of above eight spans and a half in length, valued...
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Windsor Castle, and its environs

Leitch Ritchie, Edward Jesse - 1848 - 312 pages
...France bore three toads in their shields, instead of which they afterwards placed three flours de lis on a blue field. This antique tapestry is said to have been taken from a King of France, whilst the English were masters there. We were shewn here, among other things the horn of a unicorn,...
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The Gentleman's Magazine, Volumes 187-188

Great Britain - 1850
...France bore three toads in their shield, instead of which they afterwards placed three fleurs-de-lis on a blue field : this antique tapestry is said to...eight spans and a half in length, valued at above 100, OOO/. ; the bird of paradise (of which he adds a very long description) ; and a cushion most curiously...
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