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A History of New-York: From the Beginning of the World to the End of the ... - Page 117
by Washington Irving - 1821 - 372 pages
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Montaigne's Essays in Three Books: With Notes and Quotations. And ..., Volume 1

Michel de Montaigne, George Savile Marquis of Halifax - French essays - 1743
...and Caligula demolifh'da very beautiful Palace for the Pleafure his Mother had once enjoy 'd there. I remember there was a Story current, when I was a Boy, that one of our Neighbouring Kings having receiv'da Blow from the Hand of GOD, fwore he would be reveng'd,...
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Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 7

History - 1820
...read the Bible, and wore pockets — aye, and that too of a goodly size, fashioned with patch-work into many curious devices, and ostentatiously worn...means they often came to be incredibly crammed— «nd I remember there was a story current when I was a boy, that the lady of Wouter Van T wilier once...
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A History of New York, from the Beginning of the World to the End of the ...

Washington Irving - New York (State) - 1819 - 296 pages
...home, read the Bible, and wore pockets — ay, and that too of a goodly size, fashioned with patch-work into many curious devices, and ostentatiously worn...of "Wouter Van Twiller once had occasion to empty htir right pocket in search of a wooden ladle, and the utensil was discovered lying among some rubbish...
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The Edinburgh monthly magazine [afterw.] Blackwood's Edinburgh ..., Volume 7

1820
...read the Bible, and wore pockets — aye, and that too of a gooilly size, fashioned with patch-work into many curious devices, and ostentatiously worn...crammed.— and I remember there was a story current when 1 was a boy, that the lady of Wouter Van T willer once had occasion to empty her right pocket in search...
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A History of New York from the Beginning of the World

Washington Irving - American wit and humor - 1825 - 312 pages
...home, read the Bible, and wore pockets— ay, and that too of a goodly size, fashioned with patchwork into many curious devices, and ostentatiously worn...I remember there was a story current when I was a hoy, that the lady of Wouter Van Twiller once had occasion to empty her right pocket in search of a...
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A History of New York, from the Beginnimg of the World to the End ..., Volume 1

Washington Irving - New York (N.Y.) - 1826
...home, read the Bible, and wore pockets — ay, and that too of a goodly size, fashioned with patch-work into many curious devices, and ostentatiously worn...carefully stored away such things as they wished to hare at h»nd ; by which means they often came to be incredibly crammed — and I remember there was...
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A History of New York, from the Beginning of the World to the End of the ...

Washington Irving - New York (State) - 1828 - 312 pages
...home, read the Bihle, and wore pockets — ay, and that too of a goodly size, fashioned with patchwork into many curious devices, and ostentatiously worn...stored away such things as they wished to have at hand ; hy which means they often came to he incredihly crammed — and I rememher there was a fltory current...
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A History of New York, from the Beginning of the World to the End of the ...

Washington Irving - American wit and humor - 1831
...pockets — ay, and that too of a goodly size, fashioned with patchwork into many curious.devices, and ostentatiously worn on the outside. These, in...to have at hand ; by which means they often came to he incredibly crammed — and I remember there was a story current when I was a boy, that the lady...
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Historical Collections of the State of New York: Containing a General ...

John Warner Barber, Henry Howe - New York (State) - 1842 - 608 pages
...home, read the Bible, and wore pockets — ay, and that too of a goodly size, fashioned with patch-work into many curious devices, and ostentatiously worn...; by which means they often came to be incredibly crammad — and I remember there was a story current when I was a boy, that the lady of Wouter Van...
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Historical Collections of the State of New York: Containing a General ...

John Warner Barber, Henry Howe - New York (State) - 1842 - 608 pages
...home, read the Bible, and wore pockets — ay, and that too of a goodly size, fashioned with patch-work into many curious devices, and ostentatiously worn...housewives carefully stored away such things as they wished 0to have at hand; by which means they often came to be incredibly crammed — and I remember there...
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