How many moral degenerates had left their sign manual there!
And he wrote a sentiment on each of eight sheets and affixed his sign manual.
This is done by a court letter, signed with the King's sign manual.
It is painted in his gay tones, imitating Basaiti and Lotto, and brings in the partridge of which he made a sort of sign manual.
Here is a charter for slaveholding, under the sign manual of that "good old slaveholder and patriarch, Isaac."
I sit cold in Greenwich, staring at the table where Mary's death warrant waits only my sign manual.
But the terms of the letter missive were so vague that, though it bore the sign manual, Casaubon hesitated to act upon it.
Having at length prepared this code, he issued it under the sign manual, and privy seal of England.
On the twenty-eighth of February the Commons listened with uncovered heads to the last message that bore William's sign manual.
For a little time keen anxiety wrote its sign manual in the knitted brows and the tightly pressed lips.