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" His dress was a rusty brown morning suit, a pair of old shoes by way of slippers, a little shrivelled wig sticking on the top of his head, and the sleeves of his shirt and the knees of his breeches hanging loose. A considerable crowd of people gathered... "
Willis's Current Notes: A Series of Articles on Antiquities, Biography ... - Page 66
by George Willis - 1856
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The Guardian of Marie Antoinette: Letters from the Comte de Mercy ..., Volume 2

Lillian C. Smythe, Florimond-Claude comte de Mercy-Argenteau - 1902 - 3 pages
...effect upon Madame de Boufflers was not impressive ; as he had on " a rusty brown morning VOL. II. 6 suit, a pair of old shoes by way of slippers, a little shrivelled wig sticking on the top of his head, and the sleeves of his shirt and the knees of his breeches hanging loose." Madame de Boufflers exercised...
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Memoirs of the City of London and Its Celebrities, Volume 3

John Heneage Jesse - London (England) - 1902
...overtook us before we reached the Temple Gate, and brushing in between me and Madame de Boufflers, seized her hand, and conducted her to her coach. His dress was a dusty brown morning suit, a pair of old shoes by way of slippers, a little shrivelled wig sticking...
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The Life of Oliver Goldsmith

John Forster - Authors, Irish - 1903 - 460 pages
...overtook them before they reached the Temple Gate, and, brushing in between Beauclerc and the countess, seized her hand and conducted her to her coach. His...little shrivelled wig sticking on the top of his head, and the sleeves of his shirt and the knees of his breeches hanging loose. " A considerable crowd of...
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Life of Johnson, Volumes 1-2

James Boswell - 1904
...overtook us before we reached the Temple-gate, and brushing in between me and Madame de Boufflers, us to maHR and the sleeves of his shirt and the knees of his breeches hanging loose. A considerable crowd of people...
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The Royal Academy of Arts: A Complete Dictionary of Contributors ..., Volume 3

Algernon Graves - Artists - 1905
...show himself a man of gallantry, was hurrying down the staircase in violent agitation. He overtook nnd conducted her to her coach. His dress was a rusty...shoes by way of slippers, a little shrivelled wig stick1ng on the top of his head, and the sleeves of his shirt and the knees of his breeches hanging...
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Sir Joshua and His Circle, Volume 1

Joseph Fitzgerald Molloy - Artists - 1906 - 639 pages
...to relate, " before we reached the Temple Gate, and brushing in between me and Madame de Boufflers, seized her hand and conducted her to her coach. His...little shrivelled wig sticking on the top of his head, and the sleeves of his shirt and the knees of his breeches hanging loose. A considerable crowd of people...
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Selections from Boswell's Life of Johnson

James Boswell - 1912 - 93 pages
...He overtook us before we reached the Temple Gate, and brushing in between me and Madame de Boufners, seized her hand, and conducted her to her coach. His...little shrivelled wig sticking on the top of his head, and the sleeves of his shirt and the knees of his breeches hanging loose. A considerable crowd of people...
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Boswell's Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.

James Boswell - Readers - 1916 - 344 pages
...gallantry, was hurrying down the stairway in violent agitation. He overtook me and Madame de Boufflers, seized her hand, and conducted her to her coach. His...suit. a pair of old shoes by way of slippers, a little shriveled wig sticking on the top of his head, and the sleeves of his shirt and the knees of his breeches...
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Boswell's Johnson: The Life of Samuel Johnson

James Boswell - Authors, English - 1923 - 343 pages
...overtook us before we reached the Temple-gate, and brushing in between me and Madame de Boufflers, seized her hand, and conducted her to her coach. His...little shrivelled wig sticking on the top of his head, and the sleeves of his shirt and the knees of his breeches hanging loose. A considerable crowd of people...
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The Boswellian Hero

William C. Dowling - Literary Criticism - 2008 - 224 pages
...overtook us before we reached the Temple-gate, and brushing in between me and Madame de Boufflers, seized her hand, and conducted her to her coach. His...little shrivelled wig sticking on the top of his head, and the sleeves of his shirt and the knees of his breeches hanging loose. A considerable crowd of people...
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