Usage examples for marquis

  1. The marquis was in the gardens of his splendid mansion. – Calderon The Courtier A Tale by Edward Bulwer-Lytton
  2. Inform the marquis if you please. – Marie Antoinette And Her Son by Louise Muhlbach Official
  3. Author Sweet Anne Page, Marquis and Merchant, etc. – A Brief Handbook of English Authors by Oscar Fay Adams
  4. At least, marquis I am as anxious to reach the foot of that wall as you can be to see me, so I shall not keep you waiting long. – The Regent's Daughter by Alexandre Dumas (Pere)
  5. " Toussaint," said Jean, " I shall introduce you to the Marquis d'Hermona; and I have no doubt he will give you a command." – The Hour and the Man An Historical Romance by Harriet Martineau
  6. He's there with both feet on the Marquis of Q. business, and don't you forget it. – Steve Yeager by William MacLeod Raine
  7. But Eaton said to himself, " I wonder if the Marquis isn't raising his sights too high?" – Roosevelt in the Bad Lands by Hermann Hagedorn
  8. The marquis heeded nothing. – Not Pretty, But Precious by John Hay, et al.
  9. So Malcolm went to speak to the marquis – Malcolm by George MacDonald
  10. I remembered that the Marquis of Prezelay, Jean's cousin, had a castle on the forest outskirts; I had been to visit it with Jean and Enid. – The Firefly Of France by Marion Polk Angellotti
  11. " I am glad to hear it," the marquis said, courteously; " it will certainly increase your authority greatly." – With Moore At Corunna by G. A. Henty
  12. During this conversation, the marquis had whispered a few words in Felicite's ear with a knowing look. – The Fortune of the Rougons by Emile Zola
  13. When the countess saw so many dukes, counts and marquis and the entire council of the king approaching, and she heard the reason they had come, the virtuous countess gave them a suit of armor of little value. – The White Knight: Tirant lo Blanc by Joanot Martorell and Marti Johan d'Galba
  14. We went to breakfast with the marquis who was delighted to see us. – The Memoires of Casanova, Complete The Rare Unabridged London Edition Of 1894, plus An Unpublished Chapter of History, By Arthur Symons by Jacques Casanova de Seingalt
  15. At last she consulted the marquis – The Fortune of the Rougons by Emile Zola
  16. The policy of the marquis who sank his own personality, transformed Rougon into the leader of the party. – The Fortune of the Rougons by Emile Zola
  17. Naturally, it was not with the Marquis that the Auvergnat was concerned. – The Thirteen by Honore de Balzac
  18. The Marquis of Sligo, the humane Governor of Jamaica, set a good example by emancipating all his apprentices. – The Freedmen's Book by Lydia Maria Child
  19. " I am aware of the fact," said the Marquis – The Vicar of Bullhampton by Anthony Trollope
  20. The countess very likely has not yet learned of your disappearance; and if she does know that you did not return home last night, she believes you safe with the marquis – The Nameless Castle by Maurus Jókai