Though it was between eight and nine o'clock, that worthy, being unwell, was still in bed, but rose at once and went to the window.
"Lay Morals and Other Papers" by Robert Louis Stevenson
Maitre Mathias was a worthy old gentleman sixty-nine years of age, who took great pride in his forty years' exercise of the profession.
"The Marriage Contract" by Honore de Balzac
Remorselessly condensed, these nine might, with artistry, have made a book worthy to live.
"The Life of Sir Richard Burton" by Thomas Wright
And since he had nine horses in his "string," the worthy German's eyes bulged.
"Blister Jones" by John Taintor Foote
Schoolmaster Holofernes & Co. arranging the Pageant of the Nine Worthies.
"Shakespeare and Music" by Edward W. Naylor
Though thou be not set among the Worthies Nine; Yet wast thou a Conqueror in thy time!
"Fifteenth Century Prose and Verse" by Various
The last catalogue of the London Horticultural Society mentions one hundred and forty-nine varieties, as worthy of cultivation.
"Soil Culture" by J. H. Walden
Nine Worthies, the, 316.
"Folk-lore of Shakespeare" by Thomas Firminger Thiselton-Dyer
Nine days had passed, since the ground under the Swedish gallows had drunk the blood of the worthy German.
"Tales from the German. Volume I." by Carl Franz van der Velde
But what about the good, worthy masses of the people, say, at least nine-tenths of the populations of America and England?
"Her Royal Highness Woman" by Max O'Rell
I wonder if the worthy P.M. will think I have altered much during the last eight or nine years.
"Settling Day" by Nat Gould
Here are nine pictures by Zurbaran, well worthy of notice, and a tomb of Archbishop Diego Deza, restored in 1893.
"The Story of Seville" by Walter M. Gallichan
For twenty-nine years this worthy woman kept an establishment at Rome, and did so in a manner which proved her worthy of her good fortune.
"The Memoirs of Jacques Casanova de Seingalt, Vol. VI (of VI), "Spanish Passions" The First Complete and Unabridged English Translation, Illustrated with Old Engravings" by Jacques Casanova de Seingalt
The Pictures of the nine Worthies are not unquestionable, and to critical spectators may seem to contain sundry improprieties.
"The Works of Sir Thomas Browne (Volume 2 of 3)" by Thomas Browne