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" Lord was better pleased with adverbs than nouns ;"2 the well-known result being that the traitor was hanged and the Sovereign saved. Yet such was the condition of Europe at that day. A small, dull, elderly, imperfectly-educated, patient, plodding invalid,... "
HISTORY OF THE UNITED NETHERLANDS: FROM THE DEATH OF WILLIAM THE SILENT TO ... - Página 2
por JOHN LOTHROP MOTLEY, LLD - 1861
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History of the United Netherlands: From the Death of William the ..., Volumen1

John Lothrop Motley - 1861
...triumphs on the blood-stained soil of the Netherlands. Had that " exceeding proud, neat, and spruce "J Doctor of Laws, William Parry, who had been busying...and shutting the door, from time to time, fetching fresli bundles of letters and taking away others — all written and composed by secretaries or high...
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The Gentleman's Magazine, Volumen210

1861
...imperfectly-educated, patient, plodding invalid, with white hair and protruding undcr-jaw, and dreary visage, sitting day after day, seldom speaking, never smiling,...the seas and mountains, in the very heart of Spain." History has few more striking portraits than of this quiet, remorseless old man, potent as a Caesar,...
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The Eclectic Review, Volumen5;Volumen113

William Hendry Stowell - 1861
...imperfectly-educated, patient, plodding invalid, with white hair and protruding under jaw and dreary visage, is sitting day after day, seldom speaking, never smiling,...despatches, in a cabinet far away beyond the seas and the mountains, in the very heart of Spain. A clerk or two, noiselessly opening and shutting the door...
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The Gentleman's Magazine, and Historical Chronicle, for the Year ..., Volumen210

Edward Cave, John Nichols - 1861
...imperfectly-educated, patient, plodding invalid, with white hair and protruding uncler-jaw, and dreary visage, sitting day after day, seldom speaking, never smiling,...of interminable despatches, in a cabinet far away bevond the seas and mountains, in the very heart of Spain." History has fewmore striking portraits...
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Secularia: Or, Surveys on the Mainstream of History

Samuel Lucas - 1862 - 410 páginas
...educated, patient, plodding invalid, with white hair and protruding under jaw and dreary visage, is sitting day after day, seldom speaking, never smiling,...seven or eight hours out of every twenty-four, at a writing-table covered with heaps of interminable despatches, in a cabinet far away beyond the seas...
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Short Studies, Ethical and Religious

Henry Nutcombe Oxenham - 1885 - 433 páginas
...authority as " a small, dull, elderly, imperfectly educated, plodding invalid . . . sitting day by day, seldom speaking, never smiling, seven or eight hours out of every twenty-four, at a writing-table covered with interminable despatches." And of our own William III. — unquestionably...
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Selections from "The Rise of the Dutch Republic" and "History of the United ...

John Lothrop Motley - 1902 - 210 páginas
...elderly, imperfectly educated, patient, plodding invalid, with white hair and protruding under jaw, and dreary visage, was sitting day after day, seldom...a writing table covered with heaps of interminable dispatches, in a cabinet far away beyond the seas and mountains, in the very heart of Spain. A clerk...
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The Historians' History of the World: France, 1815-1904, Netherlands

Henry Smith Williams - 1904
...darker. Yet such was the condition of Europe at that day. A small, dull, elderly, imperfectly educated, patient, plodding invalid, with white hair and protruding...beyond the seas and mountains, in the very heart of Spam. A clerk or two, noiselessly opening and shutting the door, from time to time, fetching fresh...
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Harper's Magazine, Volumen52

Henry Mills Alden, Thomas Bucklin Wells, Frederick Lewis Allen, Lee Foster Hartman - 1876
...or eight hours every twenty-four, at a writing-table covered with heaps of innumerable dispatches, in a cabinet far away beyond the seas and mountains, in the very heart of Spain;" scrawling upon those innumerable dispatches memoranda which were to consign to the sword, to the stake,...
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