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" We knocked at the door (not attempting to pull the latch-string), which was opened by a tall, meagre, ragged figure, with a blue apron, indicating what else we might have doubted, the feminine gender ; a perfect model for the copper captain's tattered... "
Biographia Dramatica: pt.1. Authors and Actors: A-H - Page 105
by David Erskine Baker, Stephen Jones - 1812
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A Collection of Poems: On Various Subjects, Including The Theatre, a ...

Samuel Whyte - 1792 - 343 pages
...fafhiorrable ftyle of half boots. We knocked at the door (not attempting to pull the latch firing) which was opened by a tall, meagre, ragged figure, with a blue apron, indicating, what elfe we might have doubted, the feminine gender. A perftfl model for the copper captain's...
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Poems on various subjects

Samuel Whyte - Literary Criticism - 1795
...prefent fafhionable ftyle of half boots. We knocked at the door (not attempting to pull the latch firing) which was opened by a tall, meagre, ragged figure, with a. blue apron, indicating, what elfe we^nught have doubted, the> feminine gender. A perk cl model for the copper captain's...
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The Monthly Visitor, and Entertaining Pocket Companion, Volume 2

Literary Criticism - 1797
...fafliionable ftyle of half boots. We knocked at the door (not attempting to pull the lateh ftring) which was opened by a tall, meagre, ragged figure, with a blue apron, indicating, what elfe we might have doubted, the feminine gender. A perfeft model for the Copper Captain's...
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Biographia dramatica: or, a companion to the playhouse : containing ...

1812
...business. The work " was read, remarks made, alter" ations agreed to, and thirty gui" of half-boots. " the door (not attempting to pull " the latch-string),...perfect model for the " Copper Captain's tattered land" sired us to walk in. The first " object that presented itself was a "dresser, clean it must be confessed,...
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The Pocket Magazine of Classics and Polite Literature, Volume 2

1818
...the muses almost inaccessible, so that in our approach we got our white stockings inveloped with mnd up to the very calves, which furnished an appearance...a tall, meagre, ragged figure, with a blue apron, indicating, what else we might have doubted, the feminine gender. A perfect model for the copper-captain's...
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The Brighton gleaner; or, General repository of literary selections, general ...

English literature - 1823
...seat of the muses almost inaccessible, so that in our approach we got our white stockings inveloped with mud, up to the very calves, which furnished an...by a tall meagre, ragged figure, with a blue apron, indicating, what else we .might have doubted, the feminine gender, A perfect model fop the copper-captain's...
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Dramatic Table Talk: Or, Scenes, Situations, & Adventures, Serious ..., Volume 2

Richard Ryan - Actors - 1825
...almost knee-deep in the mud. We did not attempt to pull the latch-' string, but knocked at the door, which was opened by a tall, meagre, ragged, figure, with a blue apron, indicating, what otherwise was doubtful, that it was a female before us ; a perfect model for the Copper...
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Dramatic table talk: or, Scenes, situations, & adventures, serious ..., Volume 2

François Joseph Talma - Actors - 1825
...wading almost knee-deep in the mud. We did not attempt to pull the latchstring, but knocked at the door, which was opened by a tall, meagre, ragged, figure, with a blue apron, indicating, what otherwise was doubtful, that it was a female before us; a perfect model for the Copper...
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The Percy Anecdotes: Original and Select [by] Sholto and Reuben ..., Volume 11

Anecdotes - 1826
...almost knee deep in the mud. We did not attempt to pull the latch string, but knocked at the door, which was opened by a tall, meagre, ragged figure, with a blue apron, indicating, what otherwise was doubtful, that it was a female before us ; a perfect model for the Copper...
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The table book: or, Daily recreation and information concerning remarkable ...

William Hone - History - 1827 - 870 pages
...this exlraordinary seat of the muses almost inaccessible, so that in our approach we got our white stockings enveloped with mud up to the very calves,...in the present fashionable style of half-boots. We knorked at the door, (not attempting to pul1 the latch string,) which was opened by a tall, meagre,...
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