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" ... Brinkman, one of his German attendants, " I hear you have a picture of my wife, which she gave you, and which is a better likeness than any in my possession ; bring it to me. "
Memoirs of the life and administration of Sir Robert Walpole, earl of Orford - Page 503
by William Coxe - 1800
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Memoirs of the Life and Administration of Sir Robert Walpole: Earl ..., Volume 3

William Coxe - Prime ministers - 1816
...to me.*' When it was brought, the king seemed greatly affected, and after a short pause, he said, " It is very like, put it upon the chair at the foot...rang the bell, and when the baron entered, the king said, " Take this picture away, I never yet saw the woman worthy to buckle her shoe."* Wal pole was...
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Biographical sketches of eminent characters. To which are added ...

James Cossar Ewart - 1830
...it to me." When it was brought, the King was greatly affected, and, after a short pause, he said, " It is very like: put it upon the chair at the foot of the bed, and leave it till I ring the bell." At the end of two hours, the bell was rung; the Baron...
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The Georgian Era: The royal family. The pretenders and their adherents ...

---- Clarke - Great Britain - 1832
...affected ; and, after a short pause, he said, "It is very like ; put it upon 'the THE ROYAL FAMILY. chair at the foot of my bed, and leave it till I ring the belL" At the end of two hours, the baron was summoned, and tlie king said to him, " Take this picture away ; I never yet saw the woman...
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The Pictorial History of England: Being, a History of the People ..., Volume 6

George Lillie Craik - Great Britain - 1841
...me." When the picture was brought, the king was deeply affected, and after a short pause he said, " It is very like ; put it upon the chair at the foot of my bed, and leave it till I ring the bell." The bell was not rung till two hours had elapsed, and when the baron entered the bed-chamber, George...
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Memoirs of the Court of England: From the Revolution in 1688 to ..., Volume 3

John Heneage Jesse - Great Britain - 1843
...him he appeared extremely affected, and after remarking that it was very like, " Put it," he said, " upon the chair at the foot of my bed, and leave it till I ring the bell." It was not till after a lapse of two hours that he summoned his attendant, and when the Baron re-entered...
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The Cabinet History of England: Being an Abridgment, by the ..., Volumes 15-16

Charles MacFarlane - Great Britain - 1846
...me." When the picture was brought, the king was deeply affected, and after a short pause he said, " It is very like ; put it upon the chair at the foot of my bed, and leave it till I ring the bell." The bell was not rung till two hours had elapsed, and when the baron entered the bedchamber, George...
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Memoirs of Horace Walpole and his contemporaries: including numerous ...

Eliot Warburton - 1851
...Court : when it was brought, the King seemed greatly affected, and after a short pause, he said, " It is very like ; put it upon the chair at the foot...it till I ring the bell." At the end of two hours the bell rang, and when the Baron entered, the King said, " Take this picture away : I never yet saw...
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Memoirs of Horace Walpole and his contemporaries [by R.F. Williams] ed. by E ...

Robert Folkestone Williams - 1851
...Court : when it was brought, the King seemed greatly affected, and after a short pause, he said, " It is very like ; put it upon the chair at the foot of my bed, and leave it till I ring the bell.'3 At the end of two hours the bell rang, and when the Baron entered, the King said, " Take this...
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THE QUEEN OF ENGLAND AND THEIR TIMES

FRANCIS LANCELLOTT, ESQ. - 1858
...the King gazed at it, seemed greatly affected, and after a brief pause said, " It is very like her ; put it upon the chair at the foot of my bed, and leave it till I ring." Two hours afterwards, the baron was summoned; and the King, with eyes swollen with weeping, looked...
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Memorials of St. James's Palace, Volume 2

Edgar Sheppard - Great Britain - 1894
...him, he appeared extremely affected and after remarking that it was very like, ' Put it,' he said, ' upon the chair at the foot of my bed, and leave it till I ring the bell.' It was not till after a space of two hours that he summoned his attendant, and when the Baron re-entered...
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