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Earl Hubert Daughter

Auhtor: Emily Sarah Holt

Language: english

Genres:

fiction and literature,  history
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Review by Stephen M. Charme, September 2007


Rating: (*****)
Copyright: Public Domain in the U.S.
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Excerpts from the Book 'Earl Hubert Daughter':

... odd type, presenting no obstacle to his aspersing the character of his lady-love, when he found it convenient to point a moral by so doing. But of ...
... that King John had sent his lofty message to the Pope, that-. No Italian priest Should tithe or toll in his dominions.. It was when the administration ...
... dozen upon one dress. Now, Magot, let me see for thee, said her mother. Thy two woollen gowns must be shorn for winter, and thou wilt want a velvet ...
... large and dark, now melting as if in liquid light, now brilliant and full of fire. And if Margaret looked two years beyond her real age, Belasez looked ...
... in course of time they may come to teach doctrines quite different from his. It has struck me sometimes whether it might be so with you: that your Master ...
... Belasez could work for the Lady. The Countess was only too pleased to procure such incomparable embroidery on such easy terms. She set Belasez to work ...
... It was not sadness, for at times she seemed more bright and lively than they remembered her of old: it was not ill-temper, for her patience was proof ...
... citizens of Winchester were privileged to cook the banquet and the Abbot of Westminster kept every thing straight by sprinkling holy water. Once more, ...
... which alone separated the chambers. They spoke in Spanish, the language usually employed amongst themselves by the English Sephardim. Ay de mi, ...
... churchyard daisies had been blooming. Could he hear the tender, pleading voice of the baby sister, begging dear Piers not to hurt her pet kitten, and ...
... Licorice, I am doubtful if we have done well in keeping back the truth so much. Doth not the Holy One love and require truth in all His people. Yet ...
... the truth.. She wants to know the truth, wife. She asked me if she might not.. Thou let it alone. I'll cook up a nice little story, that will ...
... son of Ursel.. And Licorice stood with uplifted hands, gazing on her lord and master in an attitude of pitying astonishment. I do believe, thou ...
... shall remain with thee, or go back to Bury Castle. I am sure the Lady would gladly receive her.. Nay, Bruno, do not ask me to choose. If the child ...
... my child, said Bruno, with a smile of approbation. To do otherwise would be loving Marie, not Margaret.. But, Father. exclaimed Eva. ...
... over it.. She. She is as strong as a horse. And I don't think she ever felt it much. Not as I should have done. I should have taken the veil ...
... Henry, demanding as his right that the three northernmost counties of England should be peaceably resigned to him. After putting him off for a time ...
... heaven, in a manner which seemed to the Countess worthy of some classic prophetess. `Remember, O Adonai, what is come upon us consider, and behold ...
... only answer was to release Beatrice from his grasp. She passed into Margaret's bower, and, was surprised to see a strange gleam in the eyes of the ...
... peace. I could see, I dare say, if I stood on the wall. They may have some vile idol with them, and if I do not get out of the way-. He had sprung ...