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At length the great and long-expected day -- May 15, 1673 -- arrived; and all Haarlem, swelled by her neighbours, was gathered in the beautiful tree-lined streets, determined on this occasion not to waste its applause upon military heroes, or those who had won notable victories in the field of science, but to reserve their applause for those who had overcome Nature, and had forced the inexhaustible mother to be delivered of what had theretofore been regarded as impossible, -- a completely black tulip.
A notable collection of etchings and engravings from the old masters was gradually made by him, those from Claude's paintings being a specialty.
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.
cried Don Pedro, with a tinge of color upon his pale cheeks, "win who will, this has been a most notable contest.
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 example.
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.
Thus, notable in himself, he was significant also as one of the moving forces of a great literary revolution.
They are notable often for their portrayal of the loyal devotion of both men and women to king, lover, or friend.
Captain Blifil took not the least notice of this, at that time; but he afterwards made a very notable use of it.
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