Moreover, at a place in Yorkshire
, England, Burton constable by name, a certain sir clifford constable has in his possession the skeleton of a Sperm Whale, but of moderate size, by no means of the full-grown magnitude of my friend King Tranquo's.
Captain Weston was a general favourite; and when the chances of his military life had introduced him to Miss Churchill, of a great Yorkshire
family, and Miss Churchill fell in love with him, nobody was surprized, except her brother and his wife, who had never seen him, and who were full of pride and importance, which the connexion would offend.
Have you noticed, Catherine, his frightful Yorkshire
When the next day they set out on their journey to Yorkshire
, she walked through the station to the railway carriage with her head up and trying to keep as far away from her as she could, because she did not want to seem to belong to her.
Is the Yorkshire
crop a particularly rich one just at present?
Our lesson is, that there are two Richmonds, one in Surrey and one in Yorkshire
, and that mine is the Surrey Richmond.
The human figures which completed this landscape, were in number two, partaking, in their dress and appearance, of that wild and rustic character, which belonged to the woodlands of the West-Riding of Yorkshire
at that early period.
The other two were Exeter, and Whitby on the Yorkshire
I remember hearing years ago of an old Lord Illingworth who lived in Yorkshire
, I think.
It had been foolish modesty in him hitherto to conceal the fact that a branch of the Freelys held a manor in Yorkshire
, and to shut up the portrait of his great uncle the admiral, instead of hanging it up where a family portrait should be hung--over the mantelpiece in the parlour.
I learned at the British Museum that he was a recognized authority upon the subject, and that the name of Vandeleur has been permanently attached to a certain moth which he had, in his Yorkshire
days, been the first to describe.
For he never travelled without a case of swords, with which he had fought many brilliant duels, or without a corresponding case for his mandolin, with which he had actually serenaded Miss Ethel Harrogate, the highly conventional daughter of a Yorkshire
banker on a holiday.