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" He is taller, by almost the breadth of my nail, than any of his court ; which alone is enough to strike an awe into the beholders. His features are strong and masculine... "
The Works of Jonathan Swift: Gulliver's travels. Directions to servants - Page 39
by Jonathan Swift, Walter Scott - 1814
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The Oxford Thackeray: With Illustrations, Issue 76, Volume 13

William Makepeace Thackeray - 1909
...— ' the Emperor's features,' Gulliver says, ' are strong and masculine, with an Austrian lip, an arched nose, his complexion olive, his countenance erect, his body and limbs well-proportioned, and his deportment majestic. He is taller by the breadth of my nail than any of...
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Gulliver's Travels Into Several Remote Regions of the World

Jonathan Swift, John Francis Waller - 1865 - 352 pages
...which alone is enough to strike an awe into the beholders.* His features are strong and masculin , with an Austrian lip and arched nose, his complexion...then past his prime, being twenty-eight years and three-quarters old, of which he had reigned about seven in great felicity, and generally victorious....
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The English Humorists of the Eighteenth Century: A Series of Lectures

William Makepeace Thackeray - 1867 - 309 pages
...description!) — the Emperor's features," Gulliver says, "are strong and masculine, with an Austrian lip, an arched nose, his complexion olive, his countenance erect, his body and limbs well-proportioned, and his deportment majestic. He is taller by the breadth of mij nail than any of...
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The Four Georges: The English Humourists of the Eighteenth Century

William Makepeace Thackeray - 1869 - 362 pages
...— " The Emperor's features," Gulliver says, " are strong and masculine, with an Austrian lip, an arched nose, his complexion olive, his countenance erect, his body and limbs well proportioned, and his deportment majestic. He is taller by the breadth of my nail than any of his court, which alone...
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The Four Georges: The English Humorists of the Eighteenth Century

William Makepeace Thackeray - 1869 - 362 pages
...— " The Emperor's features," Gulliver says, " are strong and masculine, with an Austrian lip, an arched nose, his complexion olive, his countenance erect, his body and limbs well proportioned, and his deportment majestic. He is taller by tJie breadth of my nail than any of his court, which alone...
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The Works of William Makepeace Thackeray, Volume 19

William Makepeace Thackeray - 1869
...— " The Emperor's features," Gulliver says, " are strong and masculine, with an Austrian lip, an arched nose, his complexion olive, his countenance erect, his body and limbs well proportioned, and his deportment majestic. He is taller by tlu breadth of rny nail than any of his court, which alone...
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The works of William Makepeace Thackeray, Volume 19

William Makepeace Thackeray - 1869
...— " The Emperor's features," Gulliver says, " are strong and masculine, with an Austrian lip, an arched nose, his complexion olive, his countenance erect, his body and limbs well proportioned, and his deportment majestic. He is taller by tlie breadth of my nail than any of his court, which alone...
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Gulliver's travels into several remote regions of the world

Jonathan Swift - 1870 - 352 pages
...taller, by almost the breadth of my nail, than any of his court ; which alone is enough to strike an awe into the beholders.* His features are strong and masculine,...erect, his body and limbs well proportioned, all his motion's graceful, and his deportment majestic. He was then past his prime, being twenty-eight years...
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Travels of Lemuel Gulliver into several remote regions of the world.

Jonathan Swift - 1871 - 383 pages
...taller, by almost the breadth of my nail, than any of his court ; which alone is enough to strike an awe into the beholders. His features are strong and masculine,...was then past his prime, being twentyeight years and three-quarters old, of which he had reigned about seven in great felicity, and generally victorious....
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Gulliver's Travels Into Several Remote Nations of the World

Jonathan Swift - 1872 - 431 pages
...taller, by almost the breadth of my nail, than any of his court; which alone is enough to strike an awe into the beholders. His features are strong and masculine,...twenty-eight years and three quarters old, of which ho had reigned about seven in great felicity, and generally victorious.* For the better convenience...
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