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The Park is very pretty, and all the buildings round about it have an air of neatness—almost of stateliness.
LITTLE TRAVELS AND ROADSIDE SKETCHESWILLIAM MAKEPEACE THACKERAY
The calm old mansion with its delicate outlines, its dreamy exquisite stateliness, spoke of rest and sweet serenity.
I think my pride in her lent stateliness to my steps as I led her out in the dance.
She walked slowly down the orchard path so that all might notice the stateliness of her appearance.
Though the proceedings had been a travesty of justice, they had been invested hitherto with a scenic stateliness.
SIR WALTER RALEGHWILLIAM STEBBING
Our boat moved up the harbour and along the Hudson River with a superb and courteous stateliness.
A beautiful sight they were, quite equalling in grace and stateliness the lordly deer.
At dinner he was very silent, answering, however, with a sort of graceful stateliness any word that Mrs. Grantly addressed to him.
At one corner Mrs. Neff sat erect among the cushions in a sleepy stateliness.
She sat at the extreme end of the table, and bowed with great stateliness to the others whenever she came in or went out.
THE FOUR CORNERS ABROADAMY ELLA BLANCHARD

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