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" I came into the House one morning, well clad, and perceived a gentleman speaking, whom I knew not, very ordinarily apparelled ; for it was a plain cloth suit, which seemed to have been made by an ill country tailor ; his linen was plain, and not very... "
Costume in England: A History of Dress from the Earliest Period Till the ... - Page 309
by Frederick William Fairholt - 1846 - 618 pages
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The Monthly Mirror: Reflecting Men and Manners: With Strictures ..., Volume 22

1806
...first time that ever I took notice of Cromwell, was in the beginning of the parliament held in November 1640, when I vainly thought myself a courtly young gentleman (for we courtiers value ourselves much upon our good cloaths). I came one morning into the houfe well clad, and perpeived...
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The Parliamentary History of England from the Earliest Period to ..., Volume 2

Great Britain. Parliament - Great Britain - 1807
...ever I took notice of Cromwell, was in the very beginning of the parliament held in November, 1(MO, when I vainly thought myself a courtly young gentleman...(for we courtiers valued ourselves much upon our good cloaths) I came one morning inu> the house well clad, and perceived a gentleman speaking (whom 1 knew...
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The Gentleman's Magazine, Volume 83, Part 1; Volume 113

Early English newspapers - 1813
...notice of him was in the very beginning qf the Parliament held in November 1640, when I vainly (nought myself a courtly young gentleman ; for we courtiers...good clothes. I came one morning into the House well cl.ul, and perceived a gentleman speaking (whom I knew not) very ordinarily apparelled, for it was...
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An Historical and Critical Account of the Lives and Writings of ..., Volume 3

William Harris - 1814
...first time I ever took notice of him [Oliver] was in the very beginning of the parliament held in Nov. 1640, when I vainly thought myself a courtly young...(For we courtiers valued ourselves much upon our good cloaths.) I came into the house one morning well clad, and perceived a gentleman speaking (whom I knew...
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An Historical and Critical Account of the Lives and Writings of ..., Volume 3

William Harris - 1814
...ever took notice of him [Oliver] was in the very beginning of the parliament held in Nov. 1640, when 1 vainly thought myself a courtly young gentleman :...(For we courtiers valued ourselves much upon our good cloaths.) I came into the house one morning well clad, and perceived a gentleman speaking (whom I knew...
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Oliver Cromwell and His Times

Thomas Cromwell - Electronic books - 1822 - 588 pages
...(writes Sir Philip) I ever took notice of him, was in the beginning of the parliament held in November, 1640, when I vainly thought myself a courtly young...valued ourselves much upon our good clothes). I came into the house one morning, well clad, and perceived a gentleman speaking, whom I knew not, very ordinarily...
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Oliver Cromwell and His Times

Thomas Cromwell - 1822 - 588 pages
...Philip) I ever took notice of him, was in the beginning of the parliament held in November, Ifi40, when I vainly thought myself a courtly young gentleman...valued ourselves much upon our good clothes). I came into the house one morning, well clad, and perceived a gentleman speaking, whom I knew not, very ordinarily...
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The Percy Anecdotes: Original and Select [by] Sholto and Reuben ..., Volume 14

Anecdotes - 1826
...writes Sir Philip, " I ever took notice of him, was in the beginning of the Parliament held in November, 1640, when I vainly thought myself a courtly young...valued ourselves much upon our good clothes). I came into the house one morning, well clad, and perceived a gentleman speaking, whom I knew not, very ordinarily...
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The Percy Anecdotes: Original and Select, Volume 14

Reuben Percy - Anecdotes - 1826
...writes Sir Philip, " I ever took notice of him, was in the beginning of the Parliament held in November, 1640, when I vainly thought myself a courtly young...valued ourselves much upon our good clothes). I came into the house one morning, well clad, and perceived a gentleman speaking, whom I knew not, very ordinarily...
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History of British Costume

James Robinson Planché - Clothing and dress - 1834 - 376 pages
...took notice of him," says that gentleman, " was in the beginning of the Parliament held in November 1640, when I vainly thought myself a courtly young...for we courtiers valued ourselves much upon our good " a girdle of double buff, eight incbes broad, to be worn under the skirts of the doublet, to which...
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