collection of etchings and engravings from the old masters was gradually made by him, those from Claude's paintings being a specialty.
This seaport of Smyrna, our first notable
acquaintance in Asia, is a closely packed city of one hundred and thirty thousand inhabitants, and, like Constantinople, it has no outskirts.
Here, assuredly, is more than sufficient to render a life happy and illustrious, and to deserve some day a notable
page in that interesting history of the provosts of Paris, where one learns that Oudard de Villeneuve had a house in the Rue des Boucheries, that Guillaume de Hangest purchased the great and the little Savoy, that Guillaume Thiboust gave the nuns of Sainte-Geneviève his houses in the Rue Clopin, that Hugues Aubriot lived in the Hôtel du Pore-Epic, and other domestic facts.
A man becomes easily notable
who has made the dresses of a Duke of Buckingham, a M.
I dragged along through several months of that winter, and did my best to carry out that notable
scheme of not minding my vertigo.
If I were to point out all the notable
places as we pass up the Broad Walk, it would be time to turn back before we reach them, and I simply wave my stick at Cecco's Tree, that memorable spot where a boy called Cecco lost his penny, and, looking for it, found twopence.
The town, which did not wish to be outdone, voted a like sum, which was placed in the hands of that notable
body to solemnise the auspicious event.
Irish terriers, when they have gained maturity, are notable
, not alone for their courage, fidelity, and capacity for love, but for their cool-headedness and power of self-control and restraint.
Ferrari, to carry out this notable
scheme of yours?
The great concourse of noblemen and famous soldiers, the national character of the contest, and the fact that this was a last trial of arms before what promised to be an arduous and bloody war, all united to make the event one of the most notable
and brilliant that Bordeaux had ever seen.
Of the monstrous neglect of education in England, and the disregard of it by the State as a means of forming good or bad citizens, and miserable or happy men, private schools long afforded a notable
Not less notable
than his strong men are his delightful young heroines, romantic Elizabethan heroines, to be sure, with an unconventionality, many of them, which does not belong to such women in the more restricted world of reality, but pure embodiments of the finest womanly delicacy, keenness, and vivacity.