Mansion, The

Mansion, The

shows material advantages of respectability winning over kinship. [Am. Lit.: The Mansion, Hart, 520]
See: Greed
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And so, as we have said, the iron gate leading into the kitchen-garden had been closed up and left to the rust, which bade fair before long to eat off its hinges, while to prevent the ignoble glances of the diggers and delvers of the ground from presuming to sully the aristocratic enclosure belonging to the mansion, the gate had been boarded up to a height of six feet.
After doing the civil all round, and airing our best bonnet, we shall astonish you by the elegant hospitalities of our mansion, the brilliant society we shall draw about us, and the beneficial influence we shall exert over the world at large.
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In addition to the haunted mansion, the show includes a Halloween store, a make-up artist who will attach bloody bolts and screws to willing victims, and a display of props from feature movies, including the soon- to-be released movie ``Quills'' based on the sadomasochistic writings of the Marquis de Sade.
1809, or Henry Izard's 1809 mansion, The Elms, built at Goose Creek.
Located on Amberson Avenue just steps from the McCook Mansion, The McCook Reed Mansion is 8,000 square feet and includes two beautifully appointed sitting rooms, a glass mosaic fireplace and three floors with unique suites and architectural surprises from the past.
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Also in 2006, Graceland Mansion, the most famous home in America after The White House, was designated a National Historic Landmark in recognition of the fact that Elvis Presley lived there.
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