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" So litde of vain ostentation was to be seen there. At the entrance, where coaches ordinarily came in, the duke built a neat dwelling-house, but pompous stables, which would accommodate forty horses, as well as the best stables he had. This was called... "
The Lives of the Right Hon. Francis North, Baron Guilford, Lord Keeper of ... - Page 272
by Roger North - 1826
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The Works of John Dryden: Now First Collected in Eighteen Volumes ..., Volume 9

John Dryden - English literature - 1808 - 482 pages
...in any other nobleman's house; so little of vain ostentation was to tie seen there. At the entrance coaches ordinarily came in, the duke built a neat...the suitors, as I may call them ; for, instead of half-a-crown to his servants at taking horse, sixpence there, for form, served the turn ; and no servant...
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The Works of John Dryden: Now First Collected in Eighteen Volumes, Volume 9

John Dryden - 1808
...pompous stables, which would accommodate for horses, as well as the best stables he had. This was called inn, and was contrived for the ease of the suitors, as I may ca them ; for, instead of half-a-crown to his servants at taking horse, sixpence there, for form, served...
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The Life of the Right Honourable Francis North, Baron of Guilford, Lord ...

Roger North - Judges - 1808
...dwelling houfe, but pompous ftables, which would accommodate forty horfes, as well as the beft ftables he had. This was called the inn, and was contrived for the eafe of the fuitors, as I may call them ; for, inftead of half a crown to his fervants at taking horfe,...
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The Works of John Dryden: Now First Collected in Eighteen Volumes, Volume 9

John Dryden, Walter Scott - 1821 - 476 pages
...dwellinghouse ; but pompous stables, which would accommodate forty horses, as well as the best stalls he had. This was called the inn, and was contrived for the ease of the suitors, as 1 may call them ; for, instead of half-a-crown to his servants at taking horse, sixpence there, for...
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The Works of John Dryden: Poetical works

John Dryden, Walter Scott - English literature - 1884
...President of Wales), that could observe anything more to do there than in any other nobleman's house ; so little of vain ostentation was to be seen there....the suitors, as I may call them ; for, instead of half-a-crown to his servants at taking horse, sixpence there, for form, served the turn ; and no servant...
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The Lives of the Right Hon. Francis North: Baron Guilford; the Hon ..., Volume 1

Roger North - Lawyers - 1890
...thing more to do there, than in any other nobleman's house. So little of vain ostentation was to beseen there. At the entrance, where coaches ordinarily came...as lodged, whose equipages were in his own stables. 196. As for the duke and duchess, and their friends, there was no time of the day without diversion....
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The lives of the Right Hon. Francis North, baron Guildforfd; the ..., Volume 1

1890
...would accommodate forty horses, as well as the best stables he had. This was called the inn, and waa contrived for the ease of the suitors, as I may call...lodged,, whose equipages were in his own stables. 196. As for the duke and duchess, and their friends,, there was no time of the day without diversion....
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The Works of John Dryden: Poetical works

John Dryden, Walter Scott - English literature - 1884
...President of Wales), that could observe anything more to do there than in any other nobleman's house ; so little of vain ostentation was to be seen there....the suitors, as I may call them ; for, instead of half-a-crown to his servants at taking horse, sixpence there, for form, served the turn ; and no servant...
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The Works of John Dryden: Poetical works

John Dryden, Walter Scott - English literature - 1884
...President of Wales), that could observe anything more to do there than in any other nobleman's house ; so little of vain ostentation was to be seen there....and was contrived for the ease of the suitors, as 1 may call them ; for, instead of half-a-crown to his servants at taking horse, sixpence there, for...
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The Eighth Duke of Beaufort and the Badminton Hunt: With a Sketch of the ...

Thomas Francis Dale - Badminton hunt - 1901 - 290 pages
...Lord President of Wales, that could observe anything more to do than in any other nobleman's house. So little of vain ostentation was to be seen there....of the suitors, as I may call them, for, instead of 2s. 6d. to his servants at taking horse, sixpence then for form served the turn, and no servant of...
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