favourite resort

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  • He had remained one evening until rather a late hour with the alchymist in this favourite resort. Cited from Bracebridge Hall, or The Humorists, by Washington Irving
  • Her house is one of his favourite resorts, where he is a very important personage. Cited from Bracebridge Hall, by Washington Irving
  • Here the rising generation had taken their first lessons in vice from the old hands who made the house their favourite resort. Cited from The Book of the Bush, by George Dunderdale
  • Their favourite resort is a stream or a pool near trees. Cited from Afar in the Forest, by W.H.G. Kingston
  • He took an eager interest in politics, and his shop became a favourite resort with the village politicians. Cited from Self Help; Conduct & Perseverance by Samuel Smiles
  • The south end of the Island is no doubt its favourite resort in Guernsey. Cited from Birds of Guernsey (1879), by Cecil Smith
  • But upon even that favourite resort the changing manners of a new time had fatal effect. Cited from Inns and Taverns of Old London,by Henry C. Shelley
  • When he reached the house he did not go in, but out to the hayloft, his favourite resort in time of trouble. Cited from Good Cheer Stories Every Child Should Know, by Various
  • Exactly in what year Dryden first chose this coffee-house as his favourite resort is unknown. Cited from Inns and Taverns of Old London,by Henry C. Shelley
  • The place was easy of access, and had been a favourite resort for natives, several acres of camp remains being found. Cited from A Canyon Voyage, by Frederick S. Dellenbaugh
  • The stone steps, with seats above them, surrounding the tree, formed a favourite resort for both old and young during summer evenings. Cited from What to See in England, by Gordon Home
  • The house-top was a favourite resort of the Rakshas and his wife. Cited from Tales of Wonder Every Child Should Know, by Various
  • This favourite resort of the third Napoleon has of late years seen many rivals springing up. Cited from Heart of the Vosges, by Matilda Betham-Edwards
  • It was a beautiful spot, and a favourite resort of Elizabeth's. Cited from Herb of Grace, by Rosa Nouchette Carey
  • Depuch Island would seem to be their favourite resort; and we found several of their huts still standing. Cited from Discoveries in Australia, Volume 2, by John Lort Stokes
  • The winter has passed, the snow and ice have disappeared, and the birds have returned to their favourite resorts in the yard. Cited from Recollections and Letters of General Robert E. Lee
  • In summer it is a favourite resort of the people, but in winter it is desolate enough. Cited from The Valley of Fear, by Arthur Conan Doyle
  • For twelve years past, notwithstanding all the disadvantages, this has been the favourite resort for ships in the above-mentioned trade. Cited from Narrative of a Nine Months' Residence in New Zealand in 1827, by Earle
  • For many reasons it has become a favourite resort for invalids, an important one being, its exceedingly accessible position. Cited from Twixt France and Spain, by E. Ernest Bilbrough
  • This is a very favourite resort of summer parties, as you can drive light carriages in all directions over this elevated platform. Cited from Life in the Clearings vs. the Bush,Mrs. Moodie
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