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" It is now sixteen or seventeen years since I saw the queen of France, then the dauphiness, at Versailles; and surely never lighted on this orb, which she hardly seemed to touch, a more delightful vision. "
A Grammar of Elocution: Containing the Principles of the Arts of Reading and ... - Page 49
by Jonathan Barber - 1832 - 346 pages
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History of Europe from the Commencement of the French Revolution in M.DCC ...

Sir Archibald Alison - 1853
...comfortably settled in a cottage, often afterwards visitée by the royal couple." WEBF.B, i. 32, 36. surely never lighted on this orb, which she hardly seemed to touch, a more delightful vision. ,1 saw her just above ,lic horizon, decorating and cheering the elevated sphere she had just begun...
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History of Europe (from 1789 to 1815). 12 vols. [and] Index vol

sir Archibald Alison (1st bart.) - 1853
...comfortably settled in a cottage, often afterwards visitée by the royal couple." WEBER, i. 32, 36. surely never lighted on this orb, which she hardly seemed to touch, a more delightful vision. I saw her just above the horizon, decorating and cheering the elevated sphere she had just begun to...
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Select British Eloquence: Embracing the Best Speeches Entire, of the Most ...

Chauncey Allen Goodrich - 1853 - 947 pages
...now sixteen or seventeen years since I saw the Queen of France, then the dauphiness, at Versailles ; and surely never lighted on this orb. which she hardly seemed to touch, :i more delightful vision. 1 saw her just above the horizon, decorating and cheering the elevated sphere...
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The advanced prose and poetical reader, by A.W. Buchan

Alexander Winton Buchan - 1854
...now sixteen or seventeen years since I saw the Queen of France, then the dauphiness, at Versailles ; and surely never lighted on this orb, which she hardly seemed to touch, a more delightful vision. I saw her just above the horizon, decorating and cheering the elevated sphere she had just begun to...
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The Elements of Intellectual Philosophy

Francis Wayland - 1854 - 426 pages
...now sixteen or sevent%n years since I saw the queen of France, then the dauphiness, at Versailles ; and surely never lighted on this orb, which she hardly seemed to touch, a more delightful vision. I saw her just above the horizon, decorating and cheering the elevated sphere she just began to move...
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The Standard Speaker: Containing Exercises in Prose and Poetry for ...

1854
...now sixteen or seventeen years since I saw the Queen of France, then the Dauphiness, at Versailles ; and surely never lighted on this orb, which she hardly seemed to touch, a more delightful vision. I saw her just above the horizon, decorating and cheering the elevated sphere she just began to move...
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The elements of intellectual philosophy

Francis Wayland - 1861 - 426 pages
...now sixteen or seventeen years since I saw the queen of France, then the dauphiness, at Versailles ; and surely never lighted on this orb, which she hardly seemed to touch, a more delightful vision. I saw her just above the horizon, decorating and cheering the elevated sphere she just began to move...
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The public and domestic life of the Right Hon. Edmund Burke

Peter Burke - 1854 - 316 pages
...now sixteen or seventeen years since I saw the Queen of France, then the Dauphiness, at Versailles; and surely never lighted on this orb, which she hardly seemed to touch, a more delightful vision. I saw her just above the horizon, decorating and cheering the elevated sphere she just began to move...
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A System of Elocution: With Special Reference to Gesture, to the Treatment ...

Andrew Comstock - 1855 - 381 pages
...sixteen, or seventeen years', | since I saw the queen of France, then the dauphiness, | at Versailles1 ; | and surely, never lighted on this orb, | (which she hardly seemed to touch) | a more delightful visaon. | I saw her jusi above the hori'zon, decorating, and cheering the elevated sphere she jusi...
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Lectures on the History of the French Revolution, Volume 2

William Smyth - 1855
...to be the idol of the court of a great monarch, a model of elegance and grace : " never lighted upon this orb, which she hardly seemed to touch, a more delightful vision." How, indeed, she deported herself at all times in the gay hours of her prosperity, it may now be impossible...
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