Usage examples for monarch

  1. Peter even carried his insolence so far as to declare publicly, that the barons of England must not pretend to put themselves on the same footing with those of France; or assume the same liberties and privileges: the monarch in the former country had a more absolute power than in the latter. – The History of England, Volume I by David Hume
  2. The " Monarch," near by, is much larger, but not at all pretty. – The Lure of the Camera by Charles S. Olcott
  3. Whose skill save thine, Monarch Divine? – The Seven Plays in English Verse by Sophocles
  4. I believe that at that time thee was the only monarch in the world who was worthy to reign. – The Vizier of the Two-Horned Alexander by Frank R. Stockton
  5. The new monarch reigned long and wisely- an example for all future sovereigns. – The Old-Fashioned Fairy Book by Constance Cary Harrison
  6. It was Monarch, Lord Cecil's own mount. – The Merriweather Girls and the Mystery of the Queen's Fan by Lizette M. Edholm
  7. Well, what's the news in Paris, my dear money monarch? – A Hungarian Nabob by Maurus Jókai
  8. I am monarch of all learning. – German Culture Past and Present by Ernest Belfort Bax
  9. I'm monarch of all I survey. – Foul Play by Charles Reade Dion Boucicault
  10. The monarch had forgotten his services and those of his valiant ancestors. – The Rise of the Dutch Republic, Volume II.(of III) 1566-74 by John Lothrop Motley Last Updated: January 25, 2009
  11. He was not a monarch who could reign by himself. – The Intriguers by William Le Queux
  12. Since a new taste or new caprice of the monarch has led his affections away, know how to endure a fantasy which you have not the power to remove. – The Memoirs of Madame de Montespan, Volume VI. Being the Historic Memoirs of the Court of Louis XIV. by Madame La Marquise De Montespan
  13. Even at twenty- one he was still just a boy- as, indeed, he was till his death- and we may imagine how elated he was, starting up the great river as a real apprentice pilot, who in a year or two would stand at the wheel, as his chief was now standing, a monarch with a splendid income and all the great river packed away in his head. – The Boys' Life of Mark Twain by Albert Bigelow Paine
  14. There is no part of the establishment of a monarch of Persia to which more attention is paid than his horses. – Persia Revisited by Thomas Edward Gordon
  15. As the Constitution had rendered him the greatest monarch in the world, so his attachment to it would place him among the kings most beloved by their people. – The Life of Marie Antoinette, Queen of France by Charles Duke Yonge
  16. Here is my head, over which no prince, no monarch, has power but yourselves. – Project Gutenberg History of The Netherlands, 1555-1623, Complete by John Lothrop Motley
  17. All that occurred throughout the wide extent of his empire - such was the perfect system of communication - passed in review, as it were, before the eyes of the monarch, and a thousand hands, armed with irresistible authority, stood ready in every quarter to do his bidding. – History-of-the-Conquest-of-Peru-with-a-preliminary-view-of-the-civilization-of-the-Incas by Prescott, William Hickling
  18. This watch- tower assured absolute safety from surprise to any monarch who might have wished to study the situation for himself. – Castles and Chateaux of Old Touraine and the Loire Country by Francis Miltoun