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" He resolved to celebrate his own obsequies before his death. He ordered his tomb to be erected in the chapel of the monastery. His domestics marched thither in funeral procession, with black tapers in their hands. He himself followed in his shroud. He... "
A Book of Ballads on German History - Page 136
edited by - 1877 - 154 pages
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The History of the Reign of the Emperor Charles the Fifth

William Robertson, William Hickling Prescott - Europe - 1887 - 852 pages
...ever suggested to a weak and disordered fancy. He resolved to celebrate his own obsequies beforAhis death. He ordered his tomb to be erected in the chapel...himself followed in his shroud. He was laid in his coffin, with much solemnity. The service for the dead was chanted, and Charles joined in the prayers...
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The cloister life of the emperor Charles V

Sir William Stirling Maxwell - Art - 1891 - 650 pages
...fixed was as wild and uncommon as any that superstition ever suggested to a weak and disordered fancy. He resolved to celebrate his own obsequies before...himself followed in his shroud. He was laid in his coffin with much solemnity. The service for the dead was chanted, and Charles joined in the prayers...
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The Cloister Life of the Emperor Charles V.

William Stirling Maxwell - Holy Roman Empire - 1891 - 658 pages
...fixed was as wild and uncommon as any that superstition ever suggested to a weak and disordered fancy. He resolved to celebrate his own obsequies before...himself followed in his shroud. He was laid in his coffin with much solemnity. The service for the dead was chanted, and Charles joined in the prayers...
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The Last Words (real and Traditional) of Distinguished Men and Women ...

Frederic Rowland Marvin - Last words - 1900 - 294 pages
...Reign of the Emperor Charles V. we have this account of the monarch's attendance upon his own funeral: "He resolved to celebrate his own obsequies before...himself followed in his shroud. He was laid in his coffin with much solemnity. DORNEY (Henry, a man of peculiarly beautiful life and religious experience....
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The History of the Reign of the Emperor Charles the Fifth, Volume 3

William Robertson - Europe - 1902 - 568 pages
...suggested to a weak and disordered fancy. He resolved to celebrate his own obsequies before his deatn. He ordered his tomb to be erected in the chapel of...himself followed in his shroud. He was laid in his coffin, with much solemnity. The service for the dead was chanted, and Charles joined in the prayers...
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The history of the reign of the emperor, Charles the Fifth, by W. Robertson ...

William Hickling Prescott - Spain - 1904 - 492 pages
...fixed was as wild and uncommon as any that superstition ever suggested to a weak and disordered fancy. He resolved to celebrate his own obsequies before...himself followed in his shroud. He was laid in his coffin, with much solemnity. The service for the dead was chanted, and Charles joined in the prayers...
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The Quarterly Review, Volume 92

William Gifford, Sir John Taylor Coleridge, John Gibson Lockhart, Whitwell Elwin, William Macpherson, William Smith, Sir John Murray (IV), Rowland Edmund Prothero (Baron Ernle) - English literature - 1853 - 578 pages
...fixed was as wild and uncommon as any that superstition ever suggested to a weak and disordered fancy. He resolved to celebrate his own obsequies before...himself followed in his shroud. He was laid in his coffin, with much solemnity. The service for the dead was chanted, and Charles joined in the prayers...
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A Book of Ballads on German History

Wilhelm Wagner - Foreign Language Study - 2019 - 184 pages
...incessantly.' i. inffamfcj) is more stately, because more uncommon than the ordinary adj. ftwrnfcj). 6. " Charles had no relish for amusements of any kind....himself followed in his shroud. He was laid in his coffin [Šorio^ag] with much solemnity. The service for the dead was chanted. This affected him so...
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New Monthly Magazine, and Universal Register, Volume 126

1862 - 518 pages
...an act as wild and uncommon as any that superstition ever suggested to a weak and disordered fancy. He resolved to celebrate his own obsequies before...black tapers in their hands. He himself followed in hii shroud. He was laid in his coffin with much solemnity. The service for the dead was chanted, and...
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The Monthly Review, Or, Literary Journal, Volume 41

Books - 1769 - 604 pages
...fuperftition ever fuggefted to a weak and diforclered fancy. • He refolved to celebrate hi* own obfequics before his death. He ordered his tomb to be erected in the chapel of the monaftry. His domeftics marched thither in funeral proceflion, with black tapers in their hands. He...
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