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pleasing in appearance especially by reason of conformity to ideals of form and proportion

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While he was engaged in conversation with me, they brought him word that in company with me was one of the handsomest and most graceful youths that could be imagined.
And well they may say so, Aggy,” cried Richard, leaving the buck and walking up to the negro with the air of a man who has new interest awakened within him, “I think I may say, without bragging, that it is the handsomest and the most scientific country church in America.
for Miss Bertram is in general thought the handsomest.
She has the advantage in every feature, and I prefer her countenance; but I like Julia best; Miss Bertram is certainly the handsomest, and I have found her the most agreeable, but I shall always like Julia best, because you order me.
I want to see the tallest mountains, and the bluest lakes, and the finest pictures and the handsomest churches,.
She has shown herself the sweetest craft that ever floated, and I mean to decorate her prow with the handsomest image that the skill of man can cut out of timber.
Blood and thunder, Sir Pathrick, mavourneen," thinks I to mesilf, "fait it's jist the mother's son of you, and nobody else at all at all, that's the handsomest and the fortunittest young bog-throtter that ever cum'd out of Connaught
He had been not only one of the most brilliant minds of his day(and in those years, when the century was young, there were, as everyone knows, many), but one of the most genial men and one of the handsomest.
The others are very much admired too, but I believe Isabella is the handsomest.
I think he is the handsomest man I've seen since I came to life.
He had been given one of the handsomest apartments in the most magnificent palace in the world, and you can not wonder that his good fortune astonished and awed him until he grew used to his surroundings.
JUPITER ISSUED a proclamation to all the beasts of the forest and promised a royal reward to the one whose offspring should be deemed the handsomest.
I wishes, with all my heart, they were well to be whipped at the cart's tail; for it is pity they should be the ruin of a pretty young gentleman; and nobody can deny but that Mr Jones is one of the most handsomest young men that ever "
In Chapter 9 we learn he is the tallest, handsomest man in Israel.
He was the handsomest boy in his Chicago high school class.