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Old Mrs. Wurzel and the buxom but not too well-favoured heiress of the house of Grains were at the head of the table.
It had come into the family through the marriage of a former earl with the heiress of the great Chudleigh family.
Mrs. Barford, as a country heiress, had received a boarding-school education, and was very superior to Letty in every respect.
THE WORLD BEFORE THEMSUSANNA MOODIE
This is the time when he was in correspondence with Modeste Mignon and wished to espouse that rich heiress.
REPERTORY OF THE COMEDIE HUMAINE, COMPLETE, A -- ZANATOLE CERFBERR AND JULES FRANOIS CHRISTOPHE
Janet Marward, heiress and titular baroness of Skryne in Meath, a manor worth some 200l.
William Nugent married the heiress without her own consent or that of her friends.
I am the daughter of the Baron de Mridor—that is to say, the only heiress of one of the noblest and oldest names in Anjou.
CHICOT THE JESTERALEXANDRE DUMAS, PERE
To allow the heiress to the Crown to marry a Carlist seemed the surest way to reopen civil war, and upset the dynasty once more.
SPANISH LIFE IN TOWN AND COUNTRYL. HIGGIN AND EUGNE E. STREET
Here, Miss Estill, is what makes you the greatest heiress in this western land!
Mark what I have done,—my heiress in Toulouse could hold her head beside the Greek, and no shame to either.
GOD WILLS IT!WILLIAM STEARNS DAVIS

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