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De Wette, i. 75); according to Chronicles, his master-work is that, as soon as he has mounted the throne, in the first month of the year, and of his reign (Exodus xl.
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There is a gray old castle upon the top of that mighty mound; and yonder, rising three hundred feet above the soil, from among those noble forest trees, behold that old Norman master-work, that cloud-encircled cathedral spire, around which a garrulous army of rooks and choughs continually wheel their flight.
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Mr. Law's master-work, the Serious Call, is still read as a popular and powerful book of devotion.
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We owe to them, humanly speaking, the last years of Schiller’s life, and with them the master-works of his genius, from “Wallenstein” to “William Tell.
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Goethe had discovered that the truest ideal lies hidden in real life; and like the master-works of a Michael Angelo, his poetry reflected that highest beauty which is revealed in the endless variety of creation, and must there be discovered by the artist and the poet.
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This is proved again by the fact that serious criticism recognizes as master-works (I will not push the question of supremacy) the two great novels which above all others have, moved the world by their study of guilty love.
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There is a grey old castle upon the top of that mighty mound; and yonder, rising three hundred feet above the soil, from among those noble forest trees, behold that old Norman master-work, that cloud-encircled cathedral spire, around which a garrulous army of rooks and choughs continually wheel their flight.
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She was a very romantic vergeress, and she told them at unsparing length the legend of the tabernacle, how the artist fell asleep in despair of winning his patron's daughter, and saw in a vision the master-work with the lily-like droop at top, which gained him her hand.
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When the public, for a moment led astray after the _Phedre_ of Pradon, returned to the master-work of Racine, vexation and wounded pride had done their office in the poet's soul.
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There is a funnel-shaped chimney-piece in the room, a master-work of Benevenuto Cellini.
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Examples of Master-work

Example #1
Of the Assyrian siege of Jerusalem and the memorable relief, comparatively little is made (xxxii. 1 seq.
Example #2
Hezekiah is glorified in a similar manner.
Example #3
Jack was rather fond of talking about Nelson, and hearing people talk about him, so that it is not improbable that he may have sailed with him; and with respect to his having been King Pharaoh's butler, all I have to say is, I am not disposed to give the downright lie to the report.
Example #4
Now, who can wonder that the children of that fine old city are proud of her, and offer up prayers for her prosperity?
Example #5
His precepts are rigid, but they are founded on the gospel; his satire is sharp, but it is drawn from the knowledge of human life; and many of his portraits are not unworthy of the pen of La Bruyere.
Example #6
On the appearance of the Fable of the Bees, he drew his pen against the licentious doctrine that private vices are public benefits, and morality as well as religion must join in his applause.