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" Even in extreme old age she was one of the most beautiful women I have ever seen... "
The Novels of Frederika Bremer - Page 105
by Fredrika Bremer - 1845
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The novels of Frederika Bremer. 11 vols. [in 12 pt.].

Fredrika Bremer - 1845 - 498 pages
...he said : " I suppose you have some recollection of my lamented wife, now in heaven, Virginia t " " Yes," replied I ; " she was one of the most beautiful...in that which is, in the fullest sense of the term, maiden-Kite behaviour. And her voice! It frequently recalls to my mind her whose lips are closed for...
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A King's Mistress: Or, Charles VII. & Agnes Sorel and Chivalry ..., Volumes 1-2

Capefigue (M., Jean Baptiste Honoré Raymond) - 1887 - 216 pages
...Brittany, and even Burgundy. Agnes Sorel, her maid of honour, 1 BrantSme, Charles VII. 1 " And certainly she was one of the most beautiful women I have ever seen, and by this beauty she had a great influence on the realm of France. She brought to the King young...
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Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 157

1895 - 1322 pages
...one of the good ones. She was very pretty. Even when I knew her, quite ten years after her marriage, she was one of the most beautiful women I have ever seen, with great dark eyes and most graceful manners. She bore her husband no children, but they lived together...
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Memoirs of M. de Blowitz

Henri Georges Stephane Adolphe Opper de Blowitz - 1903 - 378 pages
...prisons of the Chantiers we saw a young woman squatting on the floor who attracted special attention. She was one of the most beautiful women I have ever seen. Her long black tresses fell over her bare shoulders, and as she had torn her dress to shreds, not to...
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The Literary History of Philadelphia

Ellis Paxson Oberholtzer - 1906 - 566 pages
...had pity and tenderness enough in her heart for the mother of mankind. . . . Even in extreme old age she was one of the most beautiful women I have ever seen." While Southerners regarded her as " the modern Borgia, the planner of wars and murders," one who saw...
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Eclectic Magazine, and Monthly Edition of the Living Age, Volume 62; Volume 125

John Holmes Agnew, Walter Hilliard Bidwell - 1895 - 930 pages
...one of the good ones. She was very pretty. Even when I knew her, quite ten years after her marriage, she was one of the most beautiful women I have ever seen, with great dark eyes and most graceful manners. She bore her husband no children, but they lived together...
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Australia Felix

Henry Handel Richardson - 1917 - 494 pages
...for her either." "There you're wrong. He was devoted to her. Her death nearly broke his heart. — She was one of the most beautiful women I have ever seen, my boy." "Was she?" said Johnny civilly, but with meagre interest. This long dead mother had bequeathed...
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The Hermit of Far End

Margaret Pedler - 1920 - 356 pages
...movements. Patrick's reminiscent comment on Elisabeth Durward recalled itself to Sara's mind : " I think she was one of the most beautiful women I have ever seen," and she recognised that almost any one might have truthfully subscribed to the same opinion. Mrs. Durward...
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Wild Wings: A Romance of Youth

Margaret Piper Chalmers - 1921 - 464 pages
...her eyes were beseeching as they sought the great manager's. He bowed gravely. "I knew her very well. She was one of the most beautiful women I have ever seen — and one of the greatest actresses. Your father was a lucky man, my dear. Few women would have given...
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Fielding Sargent: A Novel

Elsa Barker - 1922 - 336 pages
...Irving Place Theatre. Her real name wasn't Ganghofer, of course, and she wasn'ta leading actress ; but she was one of the most beautiful women I have ever seen. She'd had some trouble with her family, who objected to her going on the stage. She was trying to live...
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