Yet to read them now, in the fine nonpareil type in which they were set, is such a wearying task that one can only marvel at their popularity.
"Mark Twain, A Biography, 1835-1910, Complete" by Albert Bigelow Paine
It is true she was the very nonpareil of his kingdom, and at most not past thirteen or fourteen years of age.
"Captain John Smith" by Charles Dudley Warner
Two nonpareil columns had to be filled, and I was getting along.
"Roughing It" by Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens)
This ballot is 7 feet long and 14 inches wide, and it is crowded with reading matter set in nonpareil type.
"Elements of Debating" by Leverett S. Lyon
For remarks on the synonym "Nonpareil," see that name.
"The Cauliflower" by A. A. Crozier
Grate nutmeg over it, add pounded cinnamon, and nonpareil comfits.
"The Cook and Housekeeper's Complete and Universal Dictionary; Including a System of Modern Cookery, in all Its Various Branches," by Mary Eaton
The "Ross Nonpareil," a well-known and valuable fruit, was, like the Ribston Pippin, singular to say, raised from Normandy seed.
"Notes and Queries, Number 232, April 8, 1854" by Various
His name is Philip Romeyn, and your woodland nonpareil is his daughter.
"A Daughter of the Forest" by Evelyn Raymond
Ohio Nonpareil, poor bearer, falls before ripe.
"The Apple" by Various
O, he's the nonpareil.
"A Select Collection of Old English Plays" by Robert Dodsley
Dec.-May Scarlet Nonpareil .
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 2, Slice 3" by Various
Nonpareil and Algiers are good late kinds.
"The Practical Garden-Book" by C. E. Hunn
The next public necessity was a newspaper, which soon came, and the town was given the name of Nonpareil.
"Collection of Nebraska Pioneer Reminiscences" by Nebraska Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution
Dam NANCY DAWSON (912) by Megunticook (251); 2d dam Nonpareil (925) by Sultan (122).
"Herd Record of the Association of Breeders of Thorough-Bred Neat Stock" by Various
I must entreat her to take particular care of the bird I leave with her, as it is a nonpareil like herself.
"Voltaire's Romances" by François-Marie Arouet
The point is 1/12 of a Pica; Nonpareil would accordingly be called six points.
"Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary (part 4 of 4: S-Z and supplements)" by Various
Could be but recompensed, though you were crown'd The nonpareil of beauty!
"Twelfth Night" by William Shakspeare
A headquarters man from Mobile will be here to-morrow to trace the Nonpareil Twelve that Gramont now owns.
"The Mardi Gras Mystery" by H. Bedford-Jones
Sprinkle the top with nonpareil candies, and place in ice box.
"The Hotel St. Francis Cook Book" by Victor Hirtzler
The other colors, which we may add to the four nonpareil colors, are, different shades of red and yellow.
"The Progress of the Marbling Art" by Josef Halfer
In Nonpareil I'll put your Face;
In Rubric shall your Blushes rise;
There is no Bourgeois in your Case;
Your Form can never need "Revise."
"The Passionate Printer To His Love" by Henry Austin Dobson
Could praise the girl, and stroke the boy,
Which always gives the parent joy;
For ev'ry mother fancies well
Her child's a perfect nonpareil;
Therefore exerted all his power
In commendations by the hour.
"The Sermon" by William Hutton
My heart’s a star that’s newly here
It swims in the divine nonpareil
Drift, strange heart, and do not fear.
O voyage towards the Sun—away!
A sound that’s new and sweet and deep
Is the thread that haunts your sleep
"Scopolamine (English translation)" by Catherine Pozzi