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" I have seen no town where the military works of art are so happily blended with the picturesque features of nature; and no spot which the artist will at first sight view with greater rapture, or quit with greater reluctance. "
The book of North Wales - Page 134
by Charles Frederick Cliffe - 1850 - 80 pages
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A collection of forty-eight views of noblemen's and gentleman's seats, towns ...

sir Richard Colt Hoare (2nd bart.) - 1792
...on the northern side of the castle, an extensive range of eight of them appears to great advantage. I have seen no town where the military works of art...picturesque features of nature ; and no spot which the artist'will at first sight view with greater rapture, or quit with greater reluctance." * We must not...
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Wanderings in North Wales

William Cathrall - 1851
...the adjacent mountain scenery. Sir Richard Colt Hoarc, delighted with the place, says of it, — " I have seen no town where the military works of art...greater rapture or quit with greater reluctance." " I think no description, however enthusiastic," adds Miss Costello, " can do justice to one of the...
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Black's picturesque guide to North Wales

Black Adam and Charles, ltd - 1857
...inspection and more intimate knowledge may justify the opinion of Sir RC Hoare, who says of this place—" I have seen no town where the military works of art...greater rapture, or quit with greater reluctance." In like manner, another competent judge, Miss Costello writes—" We had heard much of this boast of...
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Black's Picturesque Guide to Wales: North and South, & Monmouth-shire

Wales - 1870 - 435 pages
...and more intimate knowledge may justify the opinion of Sir R. C. Hoare, who says of this place — " I have seen no town where the military works of art...greater rapture, or quit with greater reluctance." In like manner, another competent judge, Miss Costello, writes — " We had heard much of this boast...
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Ham's tourists' guide, Great Britain and Ireland. Preliminary ed

George Davys Ham - 1884
...embattled, and flanked by eight embattled towers forty feet in diameter. Sir RC Hoare wrote of Conway: " I have seen no town where the military works of art are so happilv blended with the picturesque features of nature, and no spot which the artist will at first...
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Picturesque Guide to North Wales

Adam and Charles Black (Firm) - 1891
...and more intimate knowledge may justify the opinion of Sir R. 0. Hoare, who says of this place — " I have seen no town where the military works of art...greater rapture, or quit with greater reluctance." In bike manner, another competent judge, Miss Costello, writes — " We had heard much of this boast...
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