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" I vainly thought myself a courtly young gentleman, for we courtiers valued ourselves much upon our good clothes. I came one morning into the House well clad, and perceived a gentleman speaking, whom I knew not, very ordinarily apparelled, for it was a... "
Memoirs of the Court of King Charles the First - Page 413
by Lucy Aikin - 1833
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Memoirs of the Protectorate-house of Cromwell: Deduced from an ..., Volume 1

Mark Noble - Great Britain - 1784 - 480 pages
...fpeaking ' (whom I knew not) very ordinarily appareled, for it ' was a plain cloth fuite, which fcemed to have been ' made by an ill country taylor ; his linen was plain, f and not very clean ; and I remember a fpeck or two * of blood upon his little band, which was not...
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The Parliamentary History of England from the Earliest Period to ..., Volume 2

Great Britain. Parliament - Great Britain - 1807
...gentleman speaking (whom 1 knew not) very ordinarily apparelled, for it was a plain cloth suit, whirs seemed to have been made by an ill country taylor; his linen was plain, and" not тегу clean; and I remember a speck or two of blood upon his little band, which was not much larger...
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The British Plutarch: containing the lives of the most eminent ..., Volume 3

Francis Wrangham - Biography & Autobiography - 1816
...of his hat into a crown ? " Sir Philip Warwick, a man of veracity, describes him in the house as " very ordinarily apparelled, for it was a plain cloth...suit, which seemed to have been made by an ill country tailor : his linen was plain, and not very clean ; and I remember a speck or two of blood upon his...
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Memoirs of the Protector, Oliver Cromwell, and of His Sons ..., Volume 1

Oliver Cromwell - Great Britain - 1821
...well clad, and perceived a gentleman speaking whom he knew not, very ordinarily apparelled, for that it was a plain cloth suit, which seemed to have been made by an ill country tailor ; his linen was plain and not very clean, and he remembered a speck or two of blood upon his...
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A History of the British Empire: From the Accession of Charles I ..., Volume 3

George Brodie - Great Britain - 1822
...himself in regard to dress. " The first time," says he, " that ever I took notice of him, (Cromwell,) was in the very beginning of the parliament held in...suit, which seemed to have been made by an ill country tailor ; his linen was plain and not very clean, and I remember a speck or two of blood upon his little...
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A history of the British Empire: from the accession of Charles I ..., Volume 3

George Brodie - Great Britain - 1822
...parliament held in November, 1 640, H-/HH I vainly thought myself a courtly young gentleman ; for yie courtiers valued ourselves much upon our good clothes....suit, which seemed to have been made by an ill country tailor; his linen was plain and not very clean, and I remember a speck or two of blood upon his little...
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Oliver Cromwell and His Times

Thomas Cromwell - Electronic books - 1822 - 588 pages
...(for we courtiers valued ourselves much upon our good clothes). I came into the house one morning, well clad, and perceived a gentleman speaking, whom...suit, which seemed to have been made by an ill country tailor : hi* linen was plain, and not very clean ; and I remember a speck or two of blood upon his...
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The History of Huntingdon: From the Earliest to the Present Times

Robert Carruthers - Huntingdon (England) - 1824 - 338 pages
...Phillip Warwick, a royalist contemporary and a man of veracity. " I came into the House one morning, well clad, and perceived a gentleman speaking whom...suit, which seemed to have been made by an ill country tailor; his linen was plain and not very clean, and I remember a speck or two of blood upon his little...
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The history of Huntingdon, from the earliest to the present times [signed R.C.].

Robert Carruthers - 1824
...Phillip Warwick, a royalist contemporary and a man of veracity. " I came into the House one morning, well clad, and perceived a gentleman speaking whom...suit, which seemed to have been made by an ill country tailor; his linen was plain and not very clean, and I remember a speck or two of blood upon his little...
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The History of Huntingdon: From the Earliest to the Present Times

Robert Carruthers - Huntingdon (England) - 1824 - 338 pages
...veracity. " I came into the House one morning, well clad, and perceived a gentleman speaking whom .1 knew not, very ordinarily apparelled ; for it was...suit, which seemed to have been made by an ill country tailor; his linen was plain and not very clean, and I remember a speck or two of blood upon his little...
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