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" One hundred guineas,' he exclaimed. Again a pause ensued ; but anon the biddings rose rapidly to five hundred guineas. Hitherto, however, it was evident that the firing was but masked and desultory. At length all random shots ceased, and the champions... "
The Bibliographical Decameron: Or, Ten Days Pleasant Discourse Upon ... - Page 62
by Thomas Frognall Dibdin - 1817
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The Quarterly Review, Volume 32

William Gifford, Sir John Taylor Coleridge, John Gibson Lockhart, Whitwell Elwin, William Macpherson, William Smith, Sir John Murray IV, Rowland Edmund Prothero (Baron Ernle), George Walter Prothero - English literature - 1825
...hundred guineas," he exclaimed. Again a pause ensued; but anon the biddings rose rapidly to five hundred guineas. Hitherto, however, it was evident that the...masked and desultory. At length all random shots ceased j and the champions stood gallantly up to each other, resolving not to flinch from a trial of their...
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Treatise on Printing and Type-founding

Thomas Curson Hansard, William Nichol - Printing - 1841 - 235 pages
...ensued ; but anon the biddings rose rapidly to five hundred guineas. Hitherto, however, it was manifest that the firing was but masked and desultory. At length...respective strengths. ' A thousand guineas' were bid by Earl Spencer ; to which the marquis added ' ten.' You might have heard a pin drop. All eyes were...
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A Biographical Dictionary of Eminent Scotsmen, Volume 5

Thomas Thomson - Scotland - 1854
...anon the biddings rose rapidly to 500 guineas. Hitherto, however, it was evident that the firing «as but masked and desultory. At length all random shots...respective strengths. " ' A thousand guineas ' were bid by earl Spencer — to which the marquis added ' ten.' You might have heard a pin drop. All eyes were...
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The National Magazine: Devoted to Literature, Art, and Religion, Volume 7

Abel Stevens, James Floy - 1855
...hundred guineas!' he exclaimed. Again a pause ensned ; but anon the biddings rose rapidly to five hundred guineas. Hitherto, however, it was evident that the...champions before named stood gallantly up to each other. ' A thousand guineas :' were bid by Earl Spencer, to which the marquis added ' ten.' You might have...
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Excelsior: Helps to Progress in Religion, Science, and Literature, Volumes 3-4

James Hamilton - 1855
...guineas ! ' he exclaimed. Again a pause ensued ; but anon the biddings rose rapidly to five hundred guineas. Hitherto, however, it was evident that the...champions before named stood gallantly up to each other. ' A thousand guineas ! ' were bid by Earl Spencer, to which the Marquis added ' ten.' You might have...
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The National Magazine: Devoted to Literature, Art, and Religion, Volume 7

Abel Stevens, James Floy - American literature - 1855
...the biddings rose rapidly to five hundred guineas. Hitherto, however, it was evident that the tiring was but masked and desultory. At length all random...champions before named stood gallantly up to each other. ' A thousand guineas Г were bid by Earl Spencer, to which the marquis added ' ten.' You might have...
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Five Black Arts: A Popular Account of the History, Processes of Manufacture ...

William Turner Coggeshall - Printing - 1861 - 392 pages
...ensued ; but anon the biddings rose rapidly to five hundred guineas. Hitherto, however, it was manifest that the firing was but masked and desultory. At length...respective strengths. ' A thousand guineas ' were bid by Earl Spencer; to which the marquis added 'ten.' You might have heard a pin drop. All eyes were turned...
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Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 89

1861
...the hiddings rose rapidly to five hundred guineas. Hitherto, however, it was evident that the filing was but masked and desultory. At length all random...their respective strengths. A thousand guineas were hid by Earl Spencer — to which the Marquess added ten. You might have heard a pin drop. All eyes...
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The Book-hunter, Etc

John Hill Burton - Bibliomania - 1862 - 384 pages
...hundred guineas,' he exclaimed. Again a pause ensued ; but anon the biddings rose rapidly to five hundred guineas. Hitherto, however, it was evident that the...respective strengths. A thousand guineas were bid by Earl Spencer — to which the Marquess added ten. You might have heard a pin drop. All eyes were...
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The Book-Hunter etc.

John Hill Burton - 1863
...hundred guineas,' he exclaimed. Again a pause ensued ; but anon the biddings rose rapidly to five hundred guineas. Hitherto, however, it was evident that the...respective strengths. A thousand guineas were bid by Earl Spencer — to which the Marquess added ten. You might have heard a pin drop. All eyes were...
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