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General Crossword Questions for “earls”

  • Noblemen (with a Court?)
  • Lear's unhappy noblemen
  • Nobles who hold court in London venue
  • Taken to court on several counts
  • Counts gems pop initially overlooked

Encyclopedia

  • Earls Court is a district in the Royal Borough of Kensington and A church had been constructed there by 1104.[2] The earls held their manorial court where Old Manor Yard is now, just by the London Underground station.[3] Earls Court Farm is visible on Greenwood's map of London dated 1827. — “Earls Court - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”, en.wikipedia.org
  • The Earls Court Exhibition Centre is an exhibition centre, conference and event venue Earls Court was largely a waste ground for many years. With the. — “Earls Court Exhibition Centre - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”, en.wikipedia.org
  • For the surname, see Earl (surname). For other uses, see Earl (disambiguation). This article includes a list of references, but its sources remain unclear because it has insufficient inline citations. Please help to improve this article by introducing more precise citations where appropriate. — “Earl - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”, en.wikipedia.org

Quotations

  • It is a bustling, lively little town; not very picturesque on the whole, it is true, but there are many quaint nooks and corners to be found in it, nevertheless—standing arches in the shattered bridge of Time, over which our fancy travels back to the days when Marlow Manor owned Saxon Algar for its lord, ere conquering William seized it to give to Queen Matilda, ere it passed to the Earls of Warwick or to worldly-wise Lord Paget, the councillor of four successive sovereigns. — “Three Men in a Boat” by Jerome K. Jerome
  • I read considerable to Jim about kings and dukes and earls and such, and how gaudy they dressed, and how much style they put on, and called each other your majesty, and your grace, and your lordship, and so on, 'stead of mister; and Jim's eyes bugged out, and he was interested. He says:... — “Huckleberry Finn” by Mark Twain
  • Frederick Bullock's, after dinner. "So she invites her father and sister to a second day's dinner (if those sides, or ontrys, as she calls 'em, weren't served yesterday, I'm d–d), and to meet City folks and littery men, and keeps the Earls and the Ladies, and the Honourables to herself. — “Vanity Fair” by William Makepeace Thackeray
  • Edwin and Morcar, the earls of Mercia and Northumbria–"' — “Alice's Adventures In Wonderland” by Lewis Carroll
  • It so happened that, under the influence of the Earls of Seafield and Tullibardine, he was returned for a Member of Parliament in the famous session that sat at Edinburgh when the Duke of Queensberry was commissioner, and in which party spirit ran to such an extremity. — “The Private Memoirs and Confessions of a Justified Sinner” by James Hogg
  • Six months since he had been a humble man to a Lord,–but now he scolded Earls and snubbed Dukes, and yet did it in a manner which showed how proud he was of connecting himself with their social pre-eminence, and how ignorant of the manner in which such pre-eminence affects English gentlemen generally. — “The Way We Live Now” by Anthony Trollope

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