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" Where London's column, pointing to the skies Like a tall bully, lifts its head and lies. "
Memoirs of the Court of Charles the Second - Página 439
de Anthony Hamilton (Count), Charles II (King of England), Thomas Blount - 1853 - 546 páginas
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Memories of a red-letter summer

Eleanor Childs Meehan, Cairns Collection of American Women Writers - 1903 - 291 páginas
...upreared to commemorate it bore the legend to that effect, calling forth Alexander Pope's lines: " Where London's column pointing to the skies, Like a tall bully, lifts its head and lies." St. James' Palace was another of Henry VIII. 's seizures. It was once a hospital,...
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The Historians' History of the World: England, 1642-1791

Henry Smith Williams - 1904
...the hands of the civic authorities for realisation. Let us forget, if we can, what they made of it: London's column pointing to the skies. Like a tall bully lifts the head and lies. The amenities of modern society have prevailed at last. The lie is expunged, and the "tall bully,"...
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The Historians' History of the World: England, 1642-1791

Henry Smith Williams - 1904
...the hands of the civic authorities for realisation. Let us forget, if we can, what they made of it: London's column pointing to the skies, Like a tall bully lifts the bead and lies. The amenities of modern society have prevailed at last. The lie is expunged, and the...
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A school history of England

Harmon Bay Niver - 1904 - 406 páginas
...city. This unjust charge was afterwards erased. The poet Alexander Pope wrote of it the following : " Where London's column pointing to the skies, Like a tall bully, lifts its head and lies." In spite of the great loss of property, the fire was a good thing for London. A...
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Messenger

1908
...Common Council, dated January 2G, 1831. Pope refers to this inscription in the well-known lines: " Where London's column, pointing to the skies, Like a tall bully lifts its head and lies." The loss of Old St. Paul's and so many pre-reformation churches is too sad to think...
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Nooks and Corners of Old London

Charles Hemstreet, Marie Mumford Meinell Hemstreet - 1910 - 186 páginas
...writing of the Monument, and referring to the charge of the inscription as without foundation, said: Where London's column, pointing to the skies, Like a tall bully, lifts the head and lies. On the spot where King William joins Cannon Street is the statue of King William IV. Here for generations...
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RELICS AND MEMORIALS OF LONDON CITY

JAMES S. OGILVY - 1910
...inscription on the pedestal, ascribing the fire to the malice of the Papists, and satirised by Pope — " Where London's column, pointing to the skies, Like a tall bully, lifts his head and lies" — was universally considered unjust, and it has been erased for many years past....
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Great Cities of Europe: First [-second] series, Volumen 1

Esther Singleton - 1913
...inscription attributing the conflagration to the malice of Papists. This fact accounts for Pope's couplet: " Where London's column pointing to the skies Like a tall bully lifts its head and lies." The City was soon rebuilt. In 1685, Louis XIV. revoked the Edict of Nantes, thus...
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The Atlantic Monthly, Volumen 60

1887
...Pope's lines which I used to read at school, wondering what was the meaning of the second one : — "Where London's column, pointing to the skies Like a tall bully, lifts its head and lies " — The week passed away rapidly enough, and we made ready for our departure. It...
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The Atlantic Monthly, Volumen 60

1887
...Pope's lines which I used to read at school, wondering what was the meaning of the second one : — " Where London's column, pointing to the skies Like a tall bully, lifts its head and lies " — The week passed away rapidly enough, and we made ready for our departure. It...
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