Usage examples for marquis

  1. 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
  2. " 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
  3. Inform the marquis, if you please. – Marie Antoinette And Her Son by Louise Muhlbach Official
  4. 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
  5. 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 – The Memoires of Casanova, Complete The Rare Unabridged London Edition Of 1894, plus An Unpublished Chapter of History, By Arthur Symons by Jacques Casanova de Seingalt
  6. Naturally, it was not with the Marquis that the Auvergnat was concerned. – The Thirteen by Honore de Balzac
  7. 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)
  8. The marquis was in the gardens of his splendid mansion. – Calderon The Courtier A Tale by Edward Bulwer-Lytton
  9. 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
  10. 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
  11. 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
  12. Author Sweet Anne Page, Marquis and Merchant, etc. – A Brief Handbook of English Authors by Oscar Fay Adams
  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. At last she consulted the marquis. – The Fortune of the Rougons by Emile Zola
  15. " I am aware of the fact," said the Marquis. – The Vicar of Bullhampton by Anthony Trollope
  16. He's there with both feet on the Marquis of Q. business, and don't you forget it. – Steve Yeager by William MacLeod Raine
  17. The marquis heeded nothing. – Not Pretty, But Precious by John Hay, et al.
  18. " 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
  19. So Malcolm went to speak to the marquis. – Malcolm by George MacDonald
  20. 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