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"There beauty half her glory veils, In cabs, those gondolas on wheels."

Unattributed Author Quotes , Source: said to be taken from "May Fair", a satire publication

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Does anyone know where these gondolas of Paris come from? [Fr., Ne sait on pas ou viennent ces gondoles Parisiennes?]

Honore de Balzac Quotes , Source: Physiologie du Mariage (N.Q.S. 5, IV, 499, V, 195)

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Go, call a coach, and let a coach be called; And let the man who calleth be the caller; And in the calling, let him nothing call, But coach! coach! coach! O for a coach, ye gods!

Henry Carey Quotes , Source: Chrononhotonthologos (act II, sc. 4, l. 46)

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The gondola of London [A hansom].

Benjamin Disraeli Quotes , Source: Lothair (ch. XXVII), H. Schutz Wilson in "Three Paths" claims to have originated the phrase (1759)

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It fits us therefore ripely Our chariots and our horsemen be in readiness.

William Shakespeare Quotes , Source: Cymbeline (Cymbeline at III, v)

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Come, my coach! Good night, ladies, good night. Sweet ladies, good night, good night.

William Shakespeare Quotes , Source: Hamlet Prince of Denmark (Ophelia at IV, v)

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Nay, 'tis in a manner done already; For many carriages he hath dispatched To the seaside, and put his cause and quarrel To the disposing of the cardinal; With whom yourself, myself, and other lords, If you think meet, this afternoon will post To consummate this business happily.

William Shakespeare Quotes , Source: The Life and Death of King John (Salisbury at V, vii)

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But come, I'll tell thee all my whole device When I am in my coach, which stays for us At the park gate; and therefore haste away, For we must measure twenty miles to-day.

William Shakespeare Quotes , Source: The Merchant of Venice (Portia at III, iv)

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