That year he accompanied Wolsey on his important diplomatic mission to France, the splendour and magnificence of which are so graphically described by Cavendish.
It is then that its characteristic roar is chiefly heard, as thus graphically described by Gordon-Cumming: "One of the most striking things connected with the lion is his voice, which is extremely grand and peculiarly striking.
This can be measured graphically without any knowledge of the law of variation of the surface temperature, or of the laws of propagation of heat waves.
His earliest collections of stories and sketches, Aus Halb- Asien, Land and Leute des ostlichen Europas (1876) and Die Juden von Barnow (1877) depict graphically the life and manners of the races of southeastern Europe.
In 1674 he was made "commander-in-chief"; and in connexion with this another unsuccessful attempt, graphically described in Clarke's Life of James, was made to gain from Charles a tacit admission of his legitimacy.