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" The king sent in the greater diligence, not knowing whether she might be with child, whereby the business would not have ended in Perkin's person. When she was brought to the king, it was commonly said, that the king received her not only with compassion,... "
Dramatic Works of John Ford ... - Page 106
by John Ford - 1827
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Cabinet Portrait Gallery of British Worthies, Volumes 1-3

Great Britain - 1845
...Cornwall, where she had been placed by her husband, " whom," says Bacon, " in all fortunes she entirely loved, adding the virtues of a wife to the virtues of her sex." " The king," he adds, " sent in the greater diligence, not knowing whether she might be with child, whereby...
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Bacon: His Writings, and His Philosophy

George Lillie Craik - Philosophers - 1846
...Cornwall, where the Lady Catharine Gordon was left by her husband, whom in all fortunes she entirely loved ; adding the virtues of a wife to the virtues of her sex. The king sent in the greater diligence, not knowing whether she might be with child, whereby the business...
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Half hours of English history, selected and illustr. by C. Knight, Volume 1

English history - 1851
...Cornwall, where the lady Catharine Gordon was left by her husband, whom in all fortunes she entirely loved ; adding the virtues of a wife to the virtues of her sei. The king sent in the greater diligence, not knowing whether she might be with child, whereby the...
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The Works Of France Bacon

Basil Montagu - 1852
...the Lady Catharine Gordon was left by her husband, whom in all fortunes she entirely loved ; adding1 the virtues of a wife to the virtues of her sex. The king- sent in the greater diligence, not knowing whether she might be with child, whereby the business...
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The Works of Francis Bacon ...: Literary and professional works

Francis Bacon - English literature - 1858
...Cornwall, where the Lady Katherine Gordon was left by her husband, whom in all fortunes she entirely loved ; adding the virtues of a wife to the virtues of her sex. The King sent in the greater diligence, not knowing whether she might be with child, whereby the business...
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Works: Collected and Edited by James Spedding, Robert Leslie Ellis ..., Volume 6

Francis Bacon - 1858
...Cornwall, where the Lady Katherine Gordon was left by her husband, whom in all fortunes she entirely loved ; adding the virtues of a wife to the virtues of her sex. The King sent in the greater diligence, not knowing whether she might be with child, whereby the business...
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Half Hours of English History: From the Roman Period to the Death of ...

Great Britain - 1865 - 687 pages
...Cornwall, where the lady Catharine Gordon was left by her husband, whom in all fortunes she entirely loved ; adding the virtues of a wife to the virtues of her sex. The king sent in the greater diligence, not knowing whether she might be with child, whereby the business...
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Half Hours of English History: From the Roman Period to the Death of Elizabeth

Charles Knight - Great Britain - 1866 - 687 pages
...Cornwall, where the lady Catharine Gordon was left by her husband, whom in all fortunes she entirely loved ; adding the virtues of a wife to the virtues of her sex. The king sent in the greater diligence, not knowing whether she might be with child, whereby the business...
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John Heywood's supplementary Manchester readers. The historic reader ...

John Heywood (ltd.) - 1872
...where the lady Catherine Gordon was left by her husband, whom in all fortunes she entirely loved, addmg the virtues of a wife to the virtues of her sex. The king sent in the greater diligence, not knowing whether she might be about to give birth to a child,...
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History of the reign of king Henry vii, with notes by J.R. Lumby

Francis Bacon (visct. St. Albans.) - 1876
...Cornwall, where the lady Catharine Gordon was left by her husband, whom in all fortunes she entirely loved ; adding the virtues of a wife to the virtues of her sex. The King sent in the greater diligence, not know- 30 ing whether she might be with child, whereby the business...
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