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  • When he visited York he was received with immense festivity and magnificence. Cited from Life in a Medieval City, by Edwin Benson
  • This was another, and somewhat better, sentimental novel; and it was received with immense enthusiasm. Cited from English Literature, by William J. Long
  • Mr. Bright, of course, was received with immense enthusiasm. Cited from Our Hundred Days in Europe, Oliver Wendell Holmes
  • The act was received with immense enthusiasm, and the outlook became more reassuring. Cited from A Short History of France, by Mary Platt Parmele
  • The news of this feat was received with immense enthusiasm, throughout the principality. Cited from Both Sides the Border: A Tale of Hotspur and Glendower, by G. A. Henty
  • This toast was received with immense applause, which lasted several minutes. Cited from Select Speeches of Kossuth, by Kossuth
  • The news of the capture of Breda was received with immense enthusiasm throughout Holland. Cited from By England's Aid, by G. A. Henty
  • A bit of iron, therefore, was received with immense glee, and a penny looking-glass with shouts of delight. Cited from The World of Ice, by R.M. Ballantyne
  • The mention of the McKinley tariff law was received with immense applause and cheers. Cited from Recollections of Forty Years in the House, Senate and Cabinet, Sherman
  • This speech, which was received with immense applause, owes its special prominence to the fact that it is the only purely humorous speech by Lincoln that has been preserved. Cited from Lincoln's Inaugurals, Addresses and Letters (Selections), by Lincoln
  • It began with the Symphony; old Francois Cramer led me to the piano like a young lady, and I was received with immense applause. Cited from Story-Lives of Great Musicians, by Francis Jameson Rowbotham
  • An interview in the mock-heroic style between the rebel warriors and the British commander-in-chief was received with immense applause, which came loudest of all from the loyalists of the colony. Cited from Twice Told Tales, by Nathaniel Hawthorne
  • An interview in the mock heroic style, between the rebel warriors and the British commander-in-chief, was received with immense applause, which came loudest of all from the loyalists of the colony. Cited from The Short-story, by William Patterson Atkinson
  • This was my first dress; the second was simply the doctor's black gown, with a curious little authentic black velvet hat, which was received with immense applause when I put it on; I could hardly keep my countenance at the effect my hat produced. Cited from Records of a Girlhood, by Frances Ann Kemble
  • On passing through Paris he was received with immense enthusiasm by Henry IV., whose friendship for the States, and whose desperate designs against the house of Austria, did not prevent him from warmly congratulating the great Spanish general on his victory. Cited from History United Netherlands, 1604-05 by Motley