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" The armistice, the negotiations, the convention itself, and the execution of its provisions, were all commenced, conducted, and concluded, at the distance of thirty miles from Cintra, with which place they had not the slightest connection, political,... "
Bradshaw's illustrated hand-book to Spain and Portugal - Page 149
1865
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History of the War in the Peninsula and in the South of France ..., Volume 1

Sir William Francis Patrick Napier - Peninsular War, 1807-1814 - 1842
...connexion, political, military, or local. Yet Lord Byron has gravely sung, that the convention was signed in the Marquis of Marialva's house at Cintra, and the...upon the poet's discovery, detected the stains of ink spilt by Junot upon the occasion ! OBSERVATIONS. 1°. General Thiebault says, that the scattered...
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The Complete Works of Lord Byron: Reprinted from the Last London Ed ...

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1846
...spilt. And bow the knee to Pomp, that loves to varnish guilt. at the Marquis of Marialva's house al Cintra; and the author of The Diary of an Invalid, improving upon the poel's discovery, dclecled Ihe stains of Ihe ink spilt by Junoi upon the occasion." Napier't Hillary...
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The Poetical Works of Lord Byron: Complete in One Volume

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1847 - 827 pages
...hat gravely asserted. In prose and verse, that the convention was signed at the Marquis of Marlalva't ssions which belong to youth : * Love conquers age — so Haflz — Napier'i History qf the Pemn'iular War.} * The passage stood differently in the original MS. Some...
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The Miscellaneous Prose Works of Sir Walter Scott...

Sir Walter Scott - 1848
...at the distance of thirty miles from Cintra, with which place they had not the slightest connexion, political, military, or local ; yet Lord Byron has...stains of the ink spilt by Junot upon the occasion.'' — NAPIER.] Portugal, and dishonourable to herself. A Court of Inquiry1 put the proceedings in a more...
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Brazil, the River Plate, and the Falkland Islands: With the Cape Horn Route ...

William Hadfield - Argentina - 1854 - 384 pages
...execution of its provisions, were all commenced, conducted, and concluded, at the distance of thirty miles from Cintra, with which place they had not the...the author of ' The Diary of an Invalid,' improving from a poet's discovery, detected the stains of the ink spilt by Junot upon the occasion." t As when...
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Childe Harold's pilgrimage

Lord Byron - 1854
...gravely asserted, in- prose and verse, that the convention was signed at the Marquis of Marialya's house at Cintra; and the author of 'The Diary of an...stains of the ink spilt by Junot upon the occasion." —Napier's History of the Peninsular War."] XXV. Convention is the dwarfish demon styled That foil'd...
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Brazil, the River Plate, and the Falkland Islands: With the Cape Horn Route ...

William Hadfield - Argentina - 1854 - 384 pages
...not the slightest connection, political, military, or local ; yet Lord Byron has gravely asserted, hi prose and verse, that the convention was signed at...the author of ' The Diary of an Invalid,' improving from a poet's discovery, detected the stains of the ink spilt by Junot upon the occasion." •f* As...
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Childe Harold's Pilgrimage: A Romaunt

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1856 - 339 pages
...execution of its provisions, were all commenced, conducted, and concluded, at the distance of thirty miles from Cintra, with which place they had not the...stains of the ink spilt by Junot upon the occasion." — Napier's History of the Peninsular War.~\ XXIV. Convention is the dwarfish demon styled That foil'd...
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Life of Napoleon Bonaparte: With a Preliminary View of the French Revolution

Walter Scott - France - 1878 - 867 pages
...has gravelv asserted, in prose and verse, that the convention was signed at the Marquis of Marialva'a house at Cintra; and the author of ' The Diary of...upon the poet's discovery, detected the stains of tne ink spilt by Junot upon tho occasion." — NAPIER. - Łee Report of the Board of Inquiry, Annual...
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History of the War in the Peninsula and in the South of France ..., Volume 1

Sir William Francis Patrick Napier - Peninsular War, 1807-1814 - 1890
...political, military, or local. ' Yet Lord Byron has gravely sung, that the convention was signed in the Marquis of Marialva's house at Cintra; and the...upon the poet's discovery, detected the stains of ink spilt by Junot upon the occasion ! OBSERVATIONS. 1. General Thiebault says, that the scattered...
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