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" Amsterdam, and curiously carved about the arms and feet, into exact imitations of gigantic eagles' claws. Instead of a sceptre, he swayed a long Turkish pipe, wrought with jasmin and amber, which had been presented to a stadtholder of Holland, at the... "
New elegant extracts: a unique selection, moral, instructive and ... - Page 177
by Richard Alfred Davenport - 1827
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A History of New-York, from the Beginning of the World to the End of the ...

Washington Irving - New York (State) - 1812
...wrought with jafmin and amber, which had been prefented to a ftadtholder of Holland, at the conclufion of a treaty with one of the petty Barbary powers. — In this ftately chair would he fit, and this magnificent pipe would he fmoke, (baking his right knee with a...
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A History of New-York, from the Beginning of the World to the End of the ...

Washington Irving - New York (State) - 1819
...head with any of those numerous theories, by which a philosopher would have perplexed his brain, ia accounting for its rising above the surrounding atmosphere....with jasmin and amber, which had been presented to a stadtholder of Holland, at the conclusion of a treaty with one of the petty Barbary powers. — In...
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A History of New York, from the Beginning of the World to the End of the ...

Washington Irving - New York (State) - 1819 - 296 pages
...chair of solid oak hewn in the celebrated forest of the Hague, fabricated by an experienced Tim merman of Amsterdam, and curiously carved about the arms...with jasmin and amber, which had been presented to a stadtholder of Holland, at the conclusion of a treaty with one of the petty Barbary powers. — In...
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A History of New York: From the Beginning of the World to the End ..., Volume 1

Washington Irving - Fore-edge painting - 1821
...of Amsterdam, and curiously carved about the arms and feet into exact imitations of gigantic eagle's claws. Instead of a sceptre he swayed a long Turkish...with jasmin and amber, which had been presented to a stadtholder of Holland, at the conclusion of a treaty with one of the petty Barbary powers. — In...
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A History of New York: From the Beginning of the World to the ..., Volumes 1-2

Washington Irving - New York (State) - 1820 - 520 pages
...swayed a long Turkish pipe, wrought with jasmin and amber, which had been presented to a stadtholder of Holland, at the conclusion of a treaty with one of the petty Barbary powers.—In this stately chair would he sit, and this magnificent pipe would he smoke, shaking his...
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A History of New-York: From the Beginning of the World to the End of the ...

Washington Irving - New York (State) - 1821 - 372 pages
...lines and angles, which disfigure the human countenance with what is termed expression. Two small grey eyes twinkled feebly in the midst, like two stars...with jasmin and amber, which had been presented to a stadtholder of Holland, at the conclusion of a treaty with one of the petty Barbary powers. In this...
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A History of New-York: From the Beginning of the World to the End of the ...

Washington Irving - New York (State) - 1821 - 372 pages
...chair of solid oak hewn in the celebrated forest of the Hague, fabricated by an experienced Tunmerman of Amsterdam, and curiously carved about the arms...with jasmin and amber, which had been presented to a stadtholder of Holland, at the conclusion of a treaty with one of the petty Barbary powers. In this...
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The Edinburgh Monthly Review, Volume 5

1821
...of Amsterdam, and curiously carved about the arms and feet into exact imitations of gigantic eagle's claws. Instead of a sceptre, he swayed a long Turkish...with jasmin and amber, which had been presented to a stadtholder of Holland, at the conclusion of a treaty with one of the petty Barbary powers. In this...
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Memoirs Concerning the Affairs of Scotland from Queen Anne's Accession to ...

George Lockhart - Scotland - 1824 - 404 pages
...form, particularly capacious at bottom ; which was wisely ordered by providence, seeing that he was a man of sedentary habits, and very averse to the...with jasmin and amber, which had been presented to a stadtholder of Holland, at the conclusion of a treaty with one of the petty Barbary powers. In this...
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A History of New York: From the Beginning of the World to the End ..., Volume 1

Washington Irving - New York (State) - 1824 - 662 pages
...swayed a long Turkish pipe, wrought with jasmin and amber, which had been presented to a stadtholder of Holland, at the conclusion of a treaty with one...— In this stately ' ' chair would he sit, and this magnificent,^ipe would he smoke, shaking his right Jtaee with a constant motion, and fixing his eye...
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