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" Down the close and up the stair, But and ben wi' Burke and Hare, Burke's the butcher, Hare's the thief, Knox the man who buys the beef. "
Edinburgh Medical Journal - Page 983
1884
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A sketch of the life and writing of Robert Knox

Henry Lonsdale - 1870
...issuing from lairs of iniquity, women half nude, half drunk, and more than 1 Here is a specimen:— " Down the Close and up the Stair, But and ben wi' Burke...Burke's the butcher, Hare's the thief, Knox the man that buys the beef." half savage, stood in groups, clamorously egging on both men and lads to act a...
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A Sketch of the life and writings of Robert Knox, the anatomist

Henry Lonsdale - 1870 - 420 pages
...issuing from lairs of iniquity, women half nude, half drunk, and more than 1 Here is a specimen :— " Down the Close and up the Stair, But and ben wi' Burke...Burke's the butcher, Hare's the thief, Knox the man that buys the beef." half savage, stood in groups, clamorously egging on both men and lads to act a...
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Dark Cities Underground

Lisa Goldstein - Fiction - 2000 - 256 pages
...yours. Who's Knox?" "Don't you know the rhyme?" Edna asked. To Ruthie's surprise she began to recite: "Down the close and up the stair, But and ben wi'...Hare's the thief, Knox the man who buys the beef. " "No one donated their bodies for dissection back then," Enid said, clearly settling in for another...
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Rough Medicine: Surgeons at Sea in the Age of Sail

Joan Druett - History - 2000 - 270 pages
...eyes. He spent the rest of his miserable life begging in Oxford Street, London. Up the close and doun the stair, But and ben wi' Burke and Hare. Burke's the butcher, Hare's the thief, Knox the boy what buys the beef. “The Resurrection Men,” ANON. Despite such significant problems as finding...
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The Excruciating History of Dentistry: Toothsome Tales & Oral Oddities from ...

James Wynbrandt - History - 2000 - 256 pages
..."ribald," reportedly recited a quatrain during the assault on the once-esteemed professor: Down the Clove and up the Stair But and ben wi' Burke and Hare, Burke's the butcher, Hare the thief; Knox the man that buys the beef! Upper Limits ALTHOUGH FULL LOWER sets of teeth, held...
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The Excruciating History of Dentistry: Toothsome Tales & Oral Oddities from ...

James Wynbrandt - History - 2000 - 256 pages
..."ribald," reportedly recited a quatrain during the assault on the once-esteemed professor: Down the Clove and up the Stair But and ben wi' Burke and Hare, Burke's the butcher, Hare the thief; Knox the man that buys the beef! Upper Limits ALTHOUGH FULL LOWER sets of teeth, held...
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The Excruciating History of Dentistry: Toothsome Tales & Oral Oddities from ...

James Wynbrandt - History - 2000 - 256 pages
..."ribald," reportedly recited a quatrain during the assault on the once-esteemed professor: Down the Clove and up the Stair But and ben wi' Burke and Hare, Burke's the butcher, Hare the thief; Knox the man that buys the beef! Upper Limits ALTHOUGH FULL LOWER sets of teeth, held...
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The Excruciating History of Dentistry: Toothsome Tales & Oral Oddities from ...

James Wynbrandt - History - 2000 - 256 pages
..."ribald," reportedly recited a quatrain during the assault on the once-esteemed professor: Down the Clove and up the Stair But and ben wi' Burke and Hare, Burke's the butcher, Hare the thief; Knox the man that buys the beef! Upper Limits ALTHOUGH FULL LOWER sets of teeth, held...
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Rough Medicine: Surgeons at Sea in the Age of Sail

Joan Druett - History - 2001 - 270 pages
...eyes. He spent the rest of his miserable life begging in Oxford Street, London. Up the close and doun the stair, But and ben wi' Burke and Hare. Burke's the butcher, Hare's the thief, Knox the boy what buys the beef. “The Resurrection Men,” ANON. Despite such significant problems as finding...
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