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" That day she was dressed in white silk, bordered with pearls of the size of beans, and over it a mantle, of black silk, shot with silver threads ; her train was very long, the end of it borne by a marchioness. Instead of a chain, she had an oblong collar,... "
Saturday night - Page 159
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The Monthly Review, Volume 17

1757
...bordered with pearls of the fize of beans; and over it a mantle of black filk, fhot with filver-threads; her train was very long, the end of it borne by a Marchioneft; inftead of a chain fhe had an ohlong collar of gold and jewels. As flic went along in...
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A vindication of natural society, by Edm. Burke. The history and antiquities ...

Robert Dodsley - 1761
...in white Silk, bordered with Pearls of the Size of Beans, and over it a Mantle of black Silk, fhot with Silver Threads ; her Train was very long, the End of it borne by a Marchionefs ; infiead of a Chain, fhe had an oblong Collar of Gold and Jewels. As fhe went along in...
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Fugitive Pieces, on Various Subjects, Volume 2

Robert Dodsley - 1761
...in white Silk, bordered with Pearls of the Size of Beans', and over it a Mantle of black Silk, fhot with Silver Threads ; her Train was very long-, the End of it borne by a Marchionefs ; inflead of a Chain, fhe had an oblong Collar of Gold and Jewels. As flie went along in...
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Annual Register, Volume 1

1764
...filk, bordered with pearls of the fize of beans ; and over it a mantle of black; filk, {hot with filver threads; her train was very long, the end of it borne by a marchionefs ; in(lead of a chain (he had an oblong collar of gold and jewels. As flie went along in...
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A vindication of natural society. Written in the character of a late noble ...

1765
...in white Silk^ bordered with Pearls of the Size of Beans, and over it a Mantle of black Silk, (hot with Silver Threads; her Train was very long, the End of it borne by aMarchionefs ; inftead of a Chain, me had an oblong Collar of Gold and Jewels. As me went along in...
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The Annual Register, Or, A View of the History, Politics, and Literature for ...

1795
...mild and obliging. That day she was dressed in white silk, bordered with pearls of the size of beans ; and over it a mantle of black; silk, shot with silver threads ; hey train was very long, the end of it borne by a marchioness ; in* •stead of a chain she had an...
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Paul Hentzner's Travels in England: During the Reign of Queen Elizabeth

Paul Hentzner, Sir Robert Naunton - 1797 - 152 pages
...mantle of * At this diftance of time, it is difficult to fay what this was. black filk, fhot with filver threads ; her train was very long, the end of it borne by a marchionefs ; inftead of a chain, fhe had an oblong collar of gold and jewels. As fhe went along in...
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History of Great Britain, from the death of Henry viii. to the ..., Volume 2

James Pettit Andrews - 1806
...safeguard^you arrant drab !' marry. She was dressed in white silk, bordered with pearls of the size of beans ; and over it a mantle of black silk, shot with silver threads ; [45] and, instead of a chain, she had an oblong collar of gold and jewels.* At her death, that lady...
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A Journey Into England: In the Year M.D.XC.VIII.

Paul Hentzner - 1807 - 61 pages
...mild and obliging. That day she was dressed in white silk, bordered with pearls of the size of beans, and over it a mantle of black silk, shot with silver threads; her train was very long, the end of it born by a marchioness; instead of a chain, she had'an oblong collar of gold and jewels. As she went...
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London; Being an Accurate History and Description of the British ..., Volume 4

David Hughson - 1807
...instead of a chain, she had an oblong cullar of gold and jewels. " As she went along in all this ^tate and magnificence, she spoke very graciously, first to one, then to another, whether foreign mini^ters or those who attended for different reasons, in English, J-'rench and Italian ; fot, besides...
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