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" It is now sixteen or seventeen years since I saw the queen of France, then the dauphiness, at Versailles, and surely never lighted on this orb, which she hardly seemed to touch, a more delightful vision. "
Learned in the Law: Or, Examples and Encouragements from the Lives of ... - Página 221
por William Henry Davenport Adams - 1882 - 392 páginas
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The Burke-Wollstonecraft Debate: Savagery, Civilization, and Democracy

Daniel I. O'Neill - 2010 - 291 páginas
...still the young dauphiness, when he saw her on his only trip to France, in 1773. "Surely," he wrote, "never lighted on this orb, which she hardly seemed...she just began to move in, — glittering like the morning-star, full of life, and splendor, and joy" (8:126). The hardheaded point of this most romantic...
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The First Total War: Napoleon's Europe and the Birth of Warfare as We Know it

David Avrom Bell, Sidney and Ruth Lapidus Professor David A Bell - 2007 - 420 páginas
...elegiac reverie: It is now sixteen or seventeen years since I saw the queen of France ... at Versailles, and surely never lighted on this orb, which she hardly seemed to touch, a more delightful vision ... I thought ten thousand swords must have leaped from their scabbards to avenge even a look that threatened...
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The Writings and Speeches of Edmund Burke

Edmund Burke - 2008 - 588 páginas
...now sixteen or seventeen years since I saw the queen of France, then the Dauphiness, at Yersallies ; and surely never lighted on this orb, which she hardly...she just began to move in, — glittering like the morning-star, full of life and splendor and joy. Oh ! what a revolution ! and what an heart must I...
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The Writings and Speeches of Edmund Burke

Edmund Burke - 2008 - 588 páginas
...now sixteen or seventeen years since I saw the queen of France, 'then the Dauphiness, at Yersallies ; and surely never lighted on this orb, which she hardly...she just began to move in, — glittering like the morning-star, full of life and splendor and joy. Oh ! what a revolution ! and what an heart must I...
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On Eloquence

Denis Donoghue - 2008 - 208 páginas
...of the Reflections on the Revolution in France that included a description of Marie Antoinette—"I saw her just above the horizon, decorating and cheering the elevated sphere she just began to move in,—glittering like the morning-star, full of life, and splendour, and joy. Oh! what a revolution!...
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Tennyson's Rapture: Transformation in the Victorian Dramatic Monologue

Cornelia D. J. Pearsall - 2008 - 408 páginas
...of the last time that he saw Marie Antoinette, from his 1790 Reflections on the Revolution in France ("I saw her just above the horizon, decorating and cheering the elevated sphere she moved in, — glittering like the morning-star, full of life, and splendour, and joy") as a staple...
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