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A dictionary, geographical, statistical, and historical, of the various ... - Page 101
by John Ramsay M'Culloch - 1851
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Readings for the young, from the works of sir Walter Scott, Volume 1

sir Walter Scott (bart.) - 1848
...entrance to the northward, over which he had erected a gate-house, or barbican, which still exists, and is equal in extent, and superior in architecture, to...chief. Beyond the lake lay an extensive chase, full of reddeer, fallow-deer, roes, and every species of game, and abounding with lofty trees, from amongst...
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The Novels of Walter Scott: With All His Introd. and Notes, Volume 3

Sir Walter Scott - 1850
...entrance to the northward, over which he had erected a gate-house, or barbican, which still exists, and is equal in extent, and superior in architecture, to...a northern chief. Beyond the lake lay an extensive cliase, full of red deer, fallow deer, roes, and every species, of game, and abounding with lofty trees,...
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Knight's Excursion companion. Excursions from London, 1851

Charles Knight - 1851
...have been. Besides the gate-house, which still exists, and which, as Sir Walter Scott remarks, " is equal in extent, and superior in architecture, to the baronial castle of many a northern chief," he also built the gallery-tower at the end of the long jousting gallery, from whence the ladies might...
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Kenilworth

Sir Walter Scott - 1853
...entrance to the northward, over which he had erected a gate-house or barbican, which still exists, and is equal in extent and superior in architecture, to the...chief. Beyond the lake lay an extensive chase, full of red deer, fallow deer, roes, and every species of game, and abounding with lofty trees, from amongst...
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The Illustrated Magazine of Art

Art - 1853
...to the northward, over which he had erected ft gute-houte, or barbican, which still exists, and is equal in extent, and superior in architecture, to the baronial castle of many a northern chief. lioyond the lake lay an extensive chase, full of red deer, fallow depÔ, rqpi, o.nd every species of...
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The Waverley Novels, Volume 3

Walter Scott - English fiction - 1855
...he had erected a gate-house, or barbican, which still exists, and is equal in extent, mid sui>erior in architecture, to the baronial castle of many a...chief. Beyond the lake lay an extensive chase, full of red deer, fallow deer, roes, and every species of game, and abounding with lofty trees, from amongst...
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Black's picturesque guide to Warwickshire

Black Adam and Charles, ltd - 1857
...gate-house or barbican, which still exists, and is equal in extent, and superior in architecture, to tbe baronial castle of many a northern chief. Beyond the lake lay an extensive chase, full of red-deer, fallow deer, roes, and every species of game, and abounding with lofty trees, from amongst...
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The new Waverley album [of places mentioned by sir W. Scott].

John Tillotson - 1859
...stately bridge ; and on the north side was a barbican, which, even in its present ruinous condition, is equal in extent, and superior in architecture, to...game, and abounding with lofty trees. Queen Elizabeth paid two visits to this noble palace. Royal progresses in those days were far more magnificent and...
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Black's Picturesque Tourist and Road and Railway Guide Book Through England ...

England - 1859 - 544 pages
...he had erected i gatehouse or barbican, which still exists, and is equal in extent, and superior i> architecture, to the baronial castle of many a northern chief. Beyond the like lay an extensive chase, full of red deer, fallow deer, roes, and every species of game, and abounding...
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Black's Picturesque Tourist and Road and Railway Guide Book Through England ...

Adam and Charles Black (Firm) - England - 1862 - 544 pages
...he had erected a gatehouse or barbican, which still exists, and is equal in extent, and superior m architecture, to the baronial castle of many a northern...chief. Beyond the lake lay an extensive chase, full of red deer, fallow deer, roes, and every species of game, and abounding with lofty trees, from amongst...
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