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  • high on the hill above Arona, by his admirers who regarded him as the leader of a Counter-Reformation.

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  • The reserve, therefore, that it was abstraction and not a decomposing that was in question remained to the admirers of his logic quite nugatory.

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  • Lavater was one of the most ardent admirers of Mendelssohn.

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  • She returned in 1521 or 1522 to England, where she had many admirers and suitors.

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  • His most devoted admirers were the younger Pliny, who reproduced his oratorical style with considerable success, and Quintilian (x.

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  • On the contrary, Plato and other Attic writers use the word to include interpreters and admirers - in short, the whole " spiritual kindred " - of Homer.

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  • That she was at length taken in her own toils even such a dullard as her admirers depict her could not have failed to understand; that €he was no such dastard as to desire or deserve such defenders the whole brief course of her remaining life bore consistent and irrefragable witness.

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  • In England she has found her warmest admirers.

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  • The convention was attended by Sir George Grey, who was publicly welcomed to the colony by New Zealanders resident in Sydney, and by other admirers, and his reception was an absolute ovation.

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  • But that he found many admirers, even in the Augustan age, Horace himself bears witness (ibid.

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  • His most ardent admirers, however, are constrained to admit that he was deficient in large-hearted benevolence; that he was destitute of any " enthusiasm of humanity "; and that so far as every sort of religious yearning or aspiration is concerned, his poverty was almost unique.

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  • Notwithstanding the difference in theology, passages of this kind could not but be welcome to the admirers of the Alexandrian allegories.

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  • Daniel Webster supported the plan in his great speech of the 7th of March, although in doing so he alienated many of his former admirers.

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  • The latter were only recently introduced into the United States, though well known in Great Britain as the West Highland or Poltalloch terrier; an application which was made (1900) by some of their admirers for separate classification was refused by the Kennel Club, but afterwards it was granted, the breed being classified as the West Highland white terrier.

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  • Most of the leading breeds have clubs or societies, which have been founded by admirers with a view to furthering the interests of their favourites; and such combinations as the Bulldog Club (incorporated), the London Bulldog Society, the British Bulldog Club, the Fox Terrier Club, the Association of Bloodhound Breeders - under whose management the first man-hunting trials were held, - the Bloodhound Hunt Club, the Collie Club, the Dachshund Club, the Dandie Dinmont Terrier Club, the English Setter Club, the Gamekeepers' Association of the United Kingdom, the International Gun Dog League, the Irish Terrier Club, the Irish Wolfhound Club, the St Bernard Club, the National Terrier Club, the Pomeranian Club, the Spaniel Club, the Scottish Terrier Club and the Toy Bulldog Club have done good work in keeping the claims of the breeds they represent before the dogowning public and encouraging the breeding of dogs to type.

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  • The exact date of the beginning of what Mme de Stael's admirers call her duel with Napoleon is not easy to determine.

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  • That he committed serious errors, his warmest admirers will hardly deny.

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  • The best judges and the greatest masters of style in the best period of Roman literature were his chief admirers in ancient times.

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  • His favourite authors were Euripides, Virgil and Racine, whom he defends against the stock criticisms of the admirers of Corneille with equal zeal and insight.

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  • She was a celebrated dancer and courtesan, who, in the full flower of her beauty and guilty sovereignty over the youth of Antioch, was suddenly converted by the influence of the holy bishop Nonnus, whom she had heard preaching in front of a church which she was passing with her gay train of attendants and admirers.

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  • Earlier in life he had a great admiration for Origen, and translated many of his works, and this lasted after he had settled at Bethlehem, for in 389 he translated Origen's homilies on Luke; but he came to change his opinion and wrote violently against two admirers of the great Alexandrian scholar, John, bishop of Jerusalem, and his own former friend Rufinus.

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  • Her dramatic genius gave a new reading to the parts, and during these years the admirers of the two leading actresses of Europe practically constituted two rival schools of appreciation.

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  • The names of the species, both English and scientific, have been bestowed from its capacity of successfully imitating the cry of many other birds, to say nothing of other sounds, in addition to uttering notes of its own which possess a varied range and liquid fullness of tone that are unequalled, according to its admirers, even by those of the nightingale.

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  • The Liberal party had high hopes of "the giver of constitutions," but he disappointed his admirers by steadily rejecting every Liberal project.

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  • His friends and admirers were distributed over all the countries of Europe, and presents were continually arriving from small as well as great, from a donation of 200 florins, made by Pope Clement VII., down to sweetmeats and comfits contributed by the nuns of Cologne 666).

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  • Although his search among documents was undoubtedly wide, its results are by no means always accurate, and his admirers themselves admit great inequalities of style in him.

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  • His clear-cut, strenuous policy of open hostilities has always had its admirers; but it is difficult to see how England could have secured from it more than she 294 Walsingham, Sir Francis actually did from Elizabeth's more Fabian tactics.

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  • Ruskin's life and writings have been the subject of many works composed by friends, disciples and admirers.

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  • Her foreign admirers amused her, and were useful in spreading her reputation.

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  • It was speedily translated into many European languages, and Herder and Goethe (in his earlier period) were among its profound admirers.

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  • It is maintained by those admirers of Mary who assume her to have been an almost absolute imbecile, gifted with the power of imposing herself on the world as a woman of unsurpassed ability, that, while cognisant of the plot for her deliverance by English rebels and an invading army of foreign auxiliaries, she might have been innocently unconscious that this conspiracy involved the simultaneous assassination of Elizabeth.

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  • The worst blot on his fair fame is his adulatory congratulation of the murderous usurper Phocas; though his correspondence with the Frankish queen Brunhilda, and the series of letters to and concerning the renegade monk Venantius also present problems which his admirers find difficult of solution.

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  • Du Verdus was one of Hobbes's profoundest admirers and most frequent correspondents in later years; there are many of his letters among Hobbes's papers at Hardwick.

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  • The style and rhythm, indeed, were not exactly Virgilian; but the translation found many admirers, and was read with pleasure by Pope himself.

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  • As in the case of all great men, Johnson has suffered a good deal at the hands of his imitators and admirers.

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  • After her father's death in 1819 she lived with her mother, and her wit and beauty attracted many admirers.

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  • The Marrow was discouraged as verging on Antinomianism (1720); and in 1722 its protesting admirers were rebuked by the Assembly.

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  • This found few admirers outside Socialist circles, and was hooted by the ordinary playgoer.

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  • In 1826 a formal festival was got up by some of his admirers, one of whom, Herder, spoke of his categories as new gods; and he was presented with much poetry and a silver mug.

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  • On March 2 1919 a special edition of this paper was published, containing tributes from his admirers throughout the world.

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  • In 1880 a statue was erected to Spinoza at the Hague by international subscription among his admirers, and more recently the cottage in which he lived at Rhijnsburg has been restored and furnished with all the discoverable Spinoza relics.

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  • From very early times the Homeric poems found a home and admirers there; and to Ephesus belong the earliest elegiac poems of Greece, the war songs of Callinus, who flourished in the 7th century B.C. and was the model of Tyrtaeus.

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  • But the truth of Ricardo's theorems is now by his warmest admirers admitted to be hypothetical only.

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  • From the first he displayed rare ability as a debater, his inspiring and yet amiable personality attracted hosts of admirers, while his extraordinary tact and temper disarmed opposition and enabled him to mediate between extremes without ever sacrificing principles.

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  • Deschamps (professor de droit des gens at Louvain University) (Paris, 1903), are treatises covering all branches of the state's activity, from the standpoint of admirers of the work of Leopold II., in Africa.

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  • Her husband died soon after; and calling herself the Princesse Marie de Solms, she spent her time in various fashionable places and dabbled in literature, Eugene Sue and Francois Ponsard being prominent in her court of admirers.

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  • He had numerous admirers in Holland, and amongst the Huguenots of France.

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  • Newton's admirers in Holland had informed Dr Wallis that Newton's method of fluxions passed there under the name of Leibnitz's Calculus Di fferentialis.

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  • The late king was not without partisans and admirers.

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  • From September 1815 to 1821 he visited France, England, Italy, Greece and the Levant, carefully studying the institutions of the countries through which he passed, and everywhere winning admirers and friends.

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  • The house which he built at the Hague, named after him the Maurits-huis, now contains the splendid collections of pictures so well known to all admirers of Dutch art.

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  • He belonged to the circle of Becket's admirers, and wrote two works dealing with the martyrdom and the miracles of his hero.

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  • denouncefusal to be intimidated, publicly denouncing the brutal tactics of the regime, has won him admirers.

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  • high-spirited girl with many admirers.

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  • His admirers have included hippies, punk rockers, readers of science fiction, football fans.

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  • legion of admirers with his slow, smoldering roles.

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  • mellifluous language, it is called, by its admirers as the ' Italian of the East ' .

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  • It seemed pitiful to see so good a model left to country admirers and a country way of thought.

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  • But even the man's most devoted admirers might find difficulty with the sacred cows slaughtered in these pages.

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  • Around the screens an American Bittern was found, standing out in the open and apparently unconcerned by its admirers.

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  • You never grow weary with admirers looking at you.

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  • An estimated 3,000 admirers of the record-breaking round-the-world yachtswoman turned out to greet her.

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  • Unwise admirers and malicious opponents exaggerated the theological bearings of his system in this detail; and the efforts of the Jesuits succeeded in getting the works of Descartes, in November 1663, placed upon the index of prohibited books,- donec corrigantur.

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  • But as he protested against relying on the human conscience - the one element of positive conviction spared by Kant - his ingenuity found few admirers except H.

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  • In Venice Crichton met and vanquished all disputants except Giacomo Mazzoni, was followed from place to place by crowds of admirers, and won the affection of the humanists Lorenzo Massa and Giovanni Donati.

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  • Mary took leave of her first and last master with passionate anguish and many parting kisses; but in face of his enemies, and in hearing of the cries which burst from the ranks, demanding her death by fire as a murderess and harlot, the whole heroic and passionate spirit of the woman, represented by her admirers as a spiritless imbecile, flamed out in responsive threats to have all the men hanged and crucified, in whose power she now stood helpless and alone.

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  • It may be well to explain here that a claim has been set up by his admirers for the celebrated artist, architect and engineer, Leonardo da Vinci, to be regarded as the discoverer of the principles and practice of flight (see Theodore Andrea Cook, Spirals in Nature and Art, 1903).

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  • The emperor Gallienus and his wife Salonina were also his enthusiastic admirers, and favoured his idea of founding a Platonic Commonwealth (Platonopolis) in Campania (cf.

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  • The great men of his time - Conde, Turenne, the marechal de Grammont, the knight-errant duc de Guise - were his fervent admirers.

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  • But even the man 's most devoted admirers might find difficulty with the sacred cows slaughtered in these pages.

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  • Tales of rowdy aggression, drug-addled performances and unabashed womanizing helped make Kings of Leon tabs as valuable as gold to scores of musically-inclined admirers.

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  • Admirers of inspirational and symbolic jewelry will love Chalice Well pendants and the jewelry's connection to both Christianity and Arthurian legend.

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  • The beautiful Vesica Piscis symbol may also catch the eye of admirers of Celtic jewelry and suitable for men or women of all ages.

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  • The jewelry available will appeal to True Blood fans, vampire jewelry collectors and Gothic jewelry admirers alike.

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  • The popularity of the big, shiny buckle took off when movies came on the scene; on-screen cowboys sported oversized buckles and this trend took off for admirers of Western style.

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  • Leather motorcycle vests can give you that bad boy look that draws glances and stares from admirers everywhere.

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  • They may be more affordable than their European counterparts if you live in the United States, but they deliver all the flavor and subtleties of this wine that its admirers have come to expect.

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  • Billabong's inventiveness with fabric and design has won it praise and admirers, but it's also led to a bit of hot water.

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  • However, long before Sisqo professed his love to this skimpy swim style, women everywhere already knew that this itty-bitty piece of fabric had the goods to drive admirers everywhere mad with desire.

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  • Finally, if you don't' mind mixing it up with non-BBWs, you can join Adult Friend Finder, which numbers plenty of BBWs, BHMs and all their admirers among its 24 million users.

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  • TG Personals: This website offers personals for the transgender community, their allies and admirers.

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  • There are also a number of articles on the website of interest to both transgendered people and their admirers.

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  • Every celebrity relationship, article of clothing, and piece of jewelry has both admirers and detractors, and Katie Holmes' engagement ring is no exception.

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  • As with all celebrity rings, it has both admirers and critics, but the simple fact that the ring is noticed by so many proves that it serves its purpose of highlighting the love two people share and announcing that love to the world.

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  • Verragio ring collections include a wide range of elegant and ornate designs to appeal to admirers of both modern and classic jewelry.

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  • In jewelry, admirers of Celtic culture and art have chosen friendship rings, promise rings, engagements rings and wedding bands in a Celtic theme.

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  • The vintage cushion cut patterns stand out with a more subtle white fire that admirers of antique jewelry may prefer.

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  • As always, the characteristically puerile styles of the Marc line let admirers know that you don't take yourself too seriously.

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  • The standing ovation he received from his admirers is among the longest on record.

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  • As always, you'll find the interlocking C logo on these boots so admirers can see they're genuine Chanel.

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  • Since it isn't as obvious as the glyph image or the water carrier, you may find yourself explaining this type of tattoo to admirers unless you add a tiny Aquarius symbol or the word "Aquarius" in small font to the tattoo.

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  • Once you've chosen the permanent piece, be sure to spread her joy to all your admirers.

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  • Pixie tattoos are a great conversation starter and are certain to enchant all of their admirers.

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  • Gucci's trinket watches attract admirers with dignified facets of elegance rather than the unrefined aspects present in other charm bracelet watches.

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  • With a strong Swiss foundation, vintage Longines watches remain popular among collectors as well as watch admirers.

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  • The garter belt and nylons combination is one of the things that made pin-ups oh so sexy, along with the coy, come hither looks and the curves their admirers dreamed of running their hands up and down.

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  • This unique piece of lingerie holds up your thigh high stockings and according to many admirers, looks sexy.

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  • That little line that runs up the back nearly beckons to all of your admirers, begging them to wonder about what's underneath your skirt, regardless of its length (no mini necessary).

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  • Vico founded no school, and though during his lifetime and for a while after his death he had many admirers both in Naples and the northern cities, his fame and name were soon obscured, especially as the Kantian system dominated the world of thought.

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  • Long before his death he realized that he had outlived his own principles, and many of his former admirers had commenced to dub him a "rank conservative," whose political aims and reforms were no longer adequate.

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  • In 1874 he retired from public life, and received from his admirers a present of ten thousand guineas.

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  • His admirers credited him with having reconciled the quarrels of the two great schools.

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