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" ... hand, full in the sunlight, though all the scene around him was wrapped in gloom — a noble, commanding shape, entitled to the admiration which the energetic display of great powers, however unscrupulous, must always command. A dark, meridional physiognomy,... "
HISTORY OF THE UNITED NETHERLANDS: FROM THE DEATH OF WILLIAM THE SILENT TO ... - Página 138
por JOHN LOTHROP MOTLEY, LLD - 1861
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Temple Bar, Volumen1

George Augustus Sala, Edmund Hodgson Yates - 1861
...considered his duty, he deserved to be a champion of the right rather than an instrument of despotism. . . . A noble, commanding shape, entitled to the admiration...matured and mellowed, but still unharmed by time." But this man, gifted with all that could render him an ornament and a benefactor to his kind, must...
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The American Presbyterian Review, Volumen3

Henry Boynton Smith, James Manning Sherwood - 1861
...the Prince of Parma, whose sharp and resolute portrait greets us as we open the first volume. " He was never more truly heroic than in this position...matured and mellowed, but still unharmed by time." Henry of Navarre, the hope of the Huguenots, is thus limned : " We see at once, a man of moderate stature,...
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The Edinburgh Review: Or Critical Journal, Volumen113

Sydney Smith, Lord Francis Jeffrey Jeffrey, Macvey Napier, William Empson, Sir George Cornewall Lewis, Henry Reeve, Arthur Ralph Douglas Elliot (Hon.), Harold Cox - 1861
...Motley's portrait of Alexander of Parma is one of the most striking passages in these volumes :— ' Untiring, uncomplaining, thoughtful of others, prodigal...matured and mellowed, but still unharmed by time.' (Vol. ip 138.) This general, who was capable of draining whole districts for the sake of taking a town,...
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The Quarterly Review, Volumen109

William Gifford, Sir John Taylor Coleridge, John Gibson Lockhart, Whitwell Elwin, William Macpherson, John Murray, William Smith, George Walter Prothero - 1861
...fear Untiring, uncomplaining, thoughtful of others, prodigal of himself, generous, modest, bravo ; with so much intellect and so much devotion to what...matured and mellowed, but still unharmed by time.' Sainte Aldejjonde, as Burgomaster, was at the head of the defence ; and Mr. Motley's admirable description...
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History of the United Netherlands: From the Death of William the ..., Volumen1

John Lothrop Motley - 1861
...And thus he paused for a moment — with much work already accomplished, but his hardest life- task before him ; still in the noon of manhood, a fine...— Ghent, Dendermonde, Mechlin, Brussels, Antwerp, He in a narrow circle, at distances from each other varying from five miles to thirty, and are all...
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Temple Bar, Volumen1

George Augustus Sala, Edmund Hodgson Yates - 1861
...considered his duty, he deserved to be a champion of the right rather than an instrument of despotism. . . . A noble, commanding shape, entitled to the admiration...matured and mellowed, but still unharmed by time." But this man, gifted with all that could render him an ornament and a benefactor to his kind, must...
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Eclectic Magazine: Foreign Literature, Volúmenes52-53

John Holmes Agnew, Walter Hilliard Bidwell - 1861
...unscrupulous, must always command. A dark, meridional physiognomy ; a quick, alert, imposing head ; jet-black, closeclipped hair ; a bold eagle's face, with full,...matured and mellowed, but still unharmed by time."— (Vol. ip 138.) This general, who was capable of draining whole districts for the sake of taking a town,...
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Edinburgh Review, Or, Critical Journal, Volumen113

1861
...command. A dark, meridional physiognomy ; a quick, alert, imposing head ; jet black, close.clipped hiiir ; a bold eagle's face, with full, bright, restless eye...matured and mellowed, but still unharmed by time.' (Vol. ip 138.) This general, who was capable of draining whole districts for the sake of taking a town,...
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The American Presbyterian Review, Volumen3

Henry Boynton Smith, James Manning Sherwood - 1861
...rarely reposing, always ready, never alarmed; living in the saddle, with harness on his back—such was the Prince of Parma; matured and mellowed, but still unharmed by time." And this is a portrait of the Virgin Queen : "She was then in the fiftythird year of her age, and considered...
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Essays and Reviews

Henry H. Lancaster - 1876 - 479 páginas
...his conceptions into reality, with the aid of an iron nature, which never knew fatigue or fear. . . . Untiring, uncomplaining, thoughtful of others, prodigal...matured and mellowed, but still unharmed by time." — Vol. i. pp. 135-8. The cause which Parma maintained was hateful ; the stage on which he acted was...
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