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Usage examples for nonesuch

  1. For market I prefer Jonathan and Ben Davis; for a family orchard, Romanstem, Gilpin, Rawle's Janet, Winesap, and Hubbardston's Nonesuch – The Apple by Various
  2. The tower before the drawbridge was by Queen Elizabeth rebuilt and made a very splendid house- called Nonesuch House. – The History of London by Walter Besant
  3. Have tried and discarded the Nonesuch – The Apple by Various
  4. We walked, Cocke and I, through the Parke with him, and so we being to meet the Vice- Chamberlayne to- morrow at Nonesuch to treat with Sir Robert Long about the same business, I into London, it being dark night, by a hackney coach; the first I have durst to go in many a day, and with great pain now for fear. – Diary of Samuel Pepys, Complete Transcribed From The Shorthand Manuscript In The Pepysian Library Magdalene College Cambridge By The Rev. Mynors Bright by Samuel Pepys Commentator: Lord Braybrooke
  5. There was another exchange of speeches at the Palace of Nonesuch on the 5th August; and the position of affairs and the respective attitudes of the Queen and envoys were plainly characterized by the language then employed. – Project Gutenberg History of The Netherlands, 1555-1623, Complete by John Lothrop Motley
  6. I have tried and discarded Nonesuch – The Apple by Various
  7. I can tell you that Mr. Nonesuch understood keeping a toy shop; there were plenty of carriages always in front of it, plenty of taper fingers pulling over his wares, and plenty of husbands and fathers who returned thanks that New Year's didn't come every day! – Little Ferns For Fanny's Little Friends by Fanny Fern
  8. On the pier the ambassador was received by the Earl of Derby at the head of a great suite of nobles and high functionaries, and conducted to the palace of Nonesuch – Project Gutenberg History of The Netherlands, 1555-1623, Complete by John Lothrop Motley
  9. However, we gave order for supper, and while that was dressing walked out through Nonesuch Park to the house, and there viewed as much as we could of the outside, and looked through the great gates, and found a noble court; and altogether believe it to have been a very noble house, and a delicate park about it, where just now there was a doe killed, for the King to carry up to Court. – Diary of Samuel Pepys, Complete Transcribed From The Shorthand Manuscript In The Pepysian Library Magdalene College Cambridge By The Rev. Mynors Bright by Samuel Pepys Commentator: Lord Braybrooke
  10. Have discarded the Nonesuch – The Apple by Various
  11. He had the Lemals' pluck inside him though, for all his unhandy looks; and, of course, his mother thought him a nonesuch – The White Wolf and Other Fireside Tales by Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch
  12. Relatively small amounts are mined in the Mansfield shales of Germany and the Nonesuch shales and sandstones of the Lake Superior country. – The Economic Aspect of Geology by C. K. Leith
  13. Two days after the signing of the treaty, the remaining envoys were at the palace of Nonesuch in conference with the Earl of Leicester, when a gentleman rushed suddenly into the apartment, exclaiming with great manifestations of anger: Antwerp has fallen! – Project Gutenberg History of The Netherlands, 1555-1623, Complete by John Lothrop Motley

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