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" The successors of Charles V. may disdain their brethren of England: but the romance of 'Tom Jones,' that exquisite picture of human manners, will outlive the palace of the Escurial and the Imperial Eagle of Austria. "
Macmillan's Magazine - Page 2
1874
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Sharpe's London magazine, a journal of entertainment and ..., Volumes 4-5

Anna Maria Hall
...disdain their brcthren in England, but the romance of Tum Jones • that exquisite picture of humour and manners — will outlive the palace of the Escurial, and the imperial eagle of Austria." T Tom Junes has bcen translated into most, if not all, the languages of Europe. Curiously * Coleridge's...
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The Miscellaneous Works of Tobias Smollett: With Memoir of the Author

Tobias Smollett - 1848
...containing 1,116 pages, well printed upon excellent paper, and sold at the extremely moderate price of 16s. The successors of Charles V. may disdain their brethren...of the Escurial, and the imperial eagle of Austria. GIBBON. Johnson appears to have been particularly pleased with the character of the heroine of this...
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The North American Review, Volume 68

North American review and miscellaneous journal - 1849
...of a peerage ; the latter, the emperors of Germany and kings of Spain, have threatened the liberty of the Old and invaded the treasures of the New World....of the Escurial and the imperial eagle of Austria." This confident prophecy seems in the present year to be in the course of fulfilment. Fielding received...
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Outlines of English Literature

Thomas Budd Shaw - English literature - 1849 - 435 pages
...of the peerage ; the latter, the Emperors of Germany and Kings of Spain, have threatened the liberty of the Old, and invaded the treasures of the New World....of the Escurial and the imperial eagle of Austria." The field of prose fiction, so vigorously and productively cropped by Defoe, Richardson, and Fielding,...
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ESSAYS AND REVIEWS.

EDWIN P. WHIPPLE - 1851
...of a peerage ; the latter, the emperors of Germany and kings of Spain, have threatened the liberty of the Old and invaded the treasures of the New World....of the Escurial and the imperial eagle of Austria." This confident prophecy seems in the present year to be in the course of fulfilment. Fielding received...
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Precaution: A Novel, Volumes 1-2

James Fenimore Cooper - 1852
...fidelity of a Hogarth." — Knoy'a E> 'a The romance of Tom Jones, that exquisite picture of human manner' outlive the palace of the Escurial and the Imperial eagle of Austria,"— &<M'm. " ' Tom Jones ' is the ftrst romance in the world, and the best written r~t"-* book."— La...
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The English humourists of the eighteenth century: a series of lectures ...

William Makepeace Thackeray - Humor - 1853 - 360 pages
...of the younger branch of the Earl's of Denbigh, who drew their origin from the Counts of Habsburg. The successors of Charles V. may disdain their brethren...of the Escurial and the Imperial Eagle of Austria." There can be no gainsaying the sentence of this great judge. To have your name mentioned by Gibbon,...
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The English humourists of the eighteenth century: a series of lectures

William Makepeace Thackeray - English literature - 1853 - 297 pages
...of the younger branch of the Earls of Denbigh, who drew their origin from the Counts of Hapsburgh. The successors of Charles V. may disdain their brethren...of the Escurial and the Imperial Eagle of Austria." There can be no gainsaying the sentence of this great judge. To have your name mentioned by Gibbon,...
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The English Humourists of the Eighteenth Century: A Series of Lectures ...

William Makepeace Thackeray - Authors, English - 1854 - 297 pages
...of the younger branch of the Earls of Denbigh, who drew their origin from the Counts of Hapsburgh. The successors of Charles V. may disdain their brethren...of the Escurial and the Imperial Eagle of Austria." There can be no gainsaying the sentence of this great judge. To have your name mentioned by Gibbon,...
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Nature and human nature

Thomas Chandler Haliburton - 1855 - 336 pages
...series of pictures drawn with all the dcschptlYa fidelity of a Hogarth."— Knox'a Eaaays. " 'I ho romance of Tom Jones, that exquisite picture of human...the Escurial and the imperial eagle of Austria."— 0-ibbon. " 'Tom Jones ' la the first romance In the world, and the best written English bf ok."—...
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