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1) disfavor, disfavour. The Columbia Guide to Standard American English. 1993
...The American spelling is disfavor. See SPELLING (1). 1...

2) 16. Anthony Munday. XVI. Elizabethan Prose Fiction. Vol. 3. Renascence and Reformation. The Cambridge History of English and American Literature: An Encyclopedia in Eighteen Volumes. 190721
...cycles which represent modifications of the Arthurian romance. The works were viewed with disfavour by the cultured classes, on account of their preposterous plots,...

3) Books. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898
...good books, don t call her 'the old lady.'"Dickens.He is in my black (or bad) books. In disfavour. (See BLACK BOOKS.) 2 On the books. On the list of a club, on the...

4) 23. D Urfey. VI. The Restoration Drama. Vol. 8. The Age of Dryden. The Cambridge History of English and American Literature: An Encyclopedia in Eighteen Volumes. 190721
...once, and humming over a song with him. He was important enough to incur Buckingham s disfavour, and lives undeservedly in the distich: And sing-song D Urfey, placed...

5) 14. The Great Bible. II. Reformation Literature in England. Vol. 3. Renascence and Reformation. The Cambridge History of English and American Literature: An Encyclopedia in Eighteen Volumes. 190721
...thus it reached a place not publicly gained before; and its many notes found it favour or disfavour according to the reader s opinions. 38 Coverdale began to prepare...

6) 2. Prose Writings. III. Sir Walter Ralegh. Vol. 4. Prose and Poetry: Sir Thomas North to Michael Drayton. The Cambridge History of English and American Literature: An Encyclopedia in Eighteen Volumes. 190721
...sort of men were always the more fond of Sir Walter s books, because he was under the disfavour of the Court. One of his MSS., called The Arts of Empire, was first...

7) 5. "De Consolatione Philosophiae". VI. Alfred and the Old English Prose of his Reign. Vol. 1. From the Beginnings to the Cycles of Romance. The Cambridge History of English and American Literature: An Encyclopedia in Eighteen Volumes. 190721
...The book was written while the author was under sentence of death after having fallen into disfavour with the Ostrogothic king Theodric. It is in the form of a dialogue...

8) 2. Marlowe s life and early literary work. VII. Marlowe and Kyd. Vol. 5. The Drama to 1642, Part One. The Cambridge History of English and American Literature: An Encyclopedia in Eighteen Volumes. 190721
...on his bachelor s in 1583–4. There is evidence that, soon after 1587, he had fallen into disfavour at the university, and was already settled in London. He had probably...

9) 7. Herbert B. Adams. XV. Later Historians. Vol. 17. Later National Literature, Part II. The Cambridge History of English and American Literature: An Encyclopedia in Eighteen Volumes. 190721
...one large book, The Life and Writings of Jared Sparks (2 vols., 1893), was received with disfavour by a public whom Adams and men like him had already taught to condemn...

10) 8. Teaching School in a Stable and a Hen-House. Washington, Booker T. 1901. Up from Slavery
...There were not a few white people in the vicinity of Tuskegee who looked with some disfavour upon the project. They questioned its value to the coloured people, and...

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