But the spirit and the movements were those inimitable and unteachable Russian ones that "Uncle" had expected of her.
The magnificent sheen and richness of the pure kin-makie (gold lacquer) are wanting, but in their place we have inimitable tenderness and delicacy.
Many anecdotes have been told to illustrate his kindliness, his inimitable humour, and his remarkable eloquence.
" The harmony and grace, even if strictly inimitable, are good to aim at."
With him will always be associated the name of Billy Bray, an illiterate but inimitable Cornish evangelist, a memoir of whom, written by Bourne, exerted a great influence in the religious life of the denomination.
His remarkable oratorical talents, rich humour, genuine pathos and inimitable power of story-telling, enabled him to do good service to the total abstinence movement.
The feelings with which he brought his labours to a close must be described in his own inimitable words: " It was on the day, or rather night, of the 27th of June 1787, between the hours of eleven and twelve, that I wrote the last lines of the last page in a summer house in my garden.
The general style of the epistle is vigorous and unpremeditated, "one continuous rush, a veritable torrent of genuine and inimitable Paulinism, like a mountain stream in full flood, such as may often have been seen by his Galatians" (J.
They include a lament of Garcia de Resende on the death of Ignez de Castro which probably inspired the inimitable stanzas dedicated to the same subject in The Lusiads, the Fingimento de Amores by Diogo Brandao, the Coplas of D.
" The subsidiary rays of medals and inscriptions, of geography and chronology, were thrown on their proper objects; and I applied the collections of Tillemont, whose inimitable accuracy almost assumes the character of genius, to fix and arrange within my reach the loose and scattered atoms of historical information."
The first of these (by no means the best) was Les Femmes de la revolution (1854), in which Michelet's natural and inimitable faculty of dithyrambic too often gives way to tedious and not very conclusive argument and preaching.
His Inimitable Clockmaker (1837), As Well As The Later Books, The Old Judge (1849), The AttachÃ© (1843), Wise Saws And Modern Instances (1853) And Nature And Human Nature (1855), Are Mirrors Of Colonial Life And Character.
His Latin style, though wanting the inimitable ease of Erasmus and often offending against idiom, is yet in copiousness and propriety much above the ordinary Latin of the English scholars of his time.
Sometimes, it must be owned, his realism is rather coarse and brutal, but when he paints the forests of Franche-Comte, the "Stag-Fight," "The Wave," or the "Haunt of the Does," he is inimitable.
Rain Pryor We are delighted to welcome back Rain Pryor to the stage with her own inimitable style of jazz cabaret.
inimitable style his take on magic in the UK.
inimitable manner, answering back for the flak he feels he's received from ZZAP!
inimitable brand, reputation and all-round glamor.
inimitable way, was truly rocking the suburbs.
Here Francesco offers, in his own inimitable style, an exclusive preview to his top ten sights.
So she called the stewardess back and, in her inimitable way asked, ' Do you have an extension for the extension?
The inimitable Transylvanian style is evident as the violin strings produce trills and frequent half-step note variations in sound.
uproarious slice-of-life, fish-out-of-water comedy as crafted by the inimitable creator of What's Michael?
He quotes Fenelon and Addison, "deux esprits polis et doux, de la meme famille litteraire," as expressing their admiration for the inimitable beauty and naturalness of one of his scenes.
Club 9 is uproarious slice-of-life, fish-out-of-water comedy as crafted by the inimitable creator of What's Michael?
Before collecting Stone Temple Pilots guitar tablature, take a look at the equipment lineup responsible for STP's inimitable sound.
Ralph Lauren: There is no denying the inimitable luxury and classic appeal of Ralph Lauren, a label with an eye for enduring style.
Button Down Shirt: You can't go wrong with this inimitable classic.
Each ring is carefully crafted with exquisite attention to detail without sacrificing the classic brilliance of an inimitable engagement ring.
Though it's hard to conceive of a better contender to Gainsbourg's crown than the inimitable Jarvis Cocker, artists as diverse as Franz Ferdinand, Tricky, Michael Stipe, and Sly and Robbie give it a go on this album as well.
Fighting off stiff competition from viral video favorite the inimitable Prince Poppycock, Mississippi native Michael Grimm became the winner of the fifth season of America's Got Talent.
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