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" I refreshed ourselves : he hung his horn on a peg near the kitchen fire ; I sat on the other side. Suddenly we ' heard a tereng! tereng! teng! teng ! We looked round, and now found the reason why the postilion had not been able to sound his horn ; his... "
The life and inventions of Thomas Alva Edision - Page 153
by William Kennedy-Laurie Dickson, Antonia Dickson - 1894 - 362 pages
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Eighteenth century essays

Austin Dobson - English essays - 1888 - 252 pages
...Munchhauseii of the postilion's horn that began to play of its own accord when hung in the chimney corner: " Suddenly we heard a Tereng ! tereng ! teng ! teng...Prussia's march — Over the hill and over the dale — with many other favorite tunes : at length * Hcylyn must have quoted from memory, for Castitian'8...
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American Notes and Queries, Volume 5

William Shepard Walsh, Henry Collins Walsh, William H. Garrison, Samuel R. Harris - Literature - 1890
...the kitchen fire of a hostelry, they heard a sudden iereng, ter eng, t eng, /eng. " We looked around and now found the reason why the postilion had not...variety of tunes without putting his mouth to the horn." Surely Munchausen's horn is no bad prototype of Edison's phonograph. EBS NEW YORK CITY. gUE í$IE S....
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TRAVELS INTO SEVERAL REMOTE NATIONS OF THE WORLD

W. C. TAYLOR - 1890
...motion by kicking and snorting ; however, I confined his hind legs by putting them into my coat-pocket. After we arrived at the inn my postilion and I refreshed...Prussia's March — Over the Hill and over the Dale — with many other favorite tunes; at length the thawing entertainment concluded, as I shall this...
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The surprising adventures of Baron Munchausen

Thomas Seccombe - German wit and humor - 1895 - 299 pages
...heard a tereng! tereng ! teng ! teng ! We looked round, and now found the reason why the postillion had not been able to sound his horn ; his tunes were...Prussia's March," " Over the Hill and over the Dale," with many other favourite tunes ; at length the thawing entertainment concluded, as I shall this short...
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The Ridpath library of universal literature: a biographical and ..., Volume 17

John Clark Ridpath - Literature - 1903
...coat-pocket. After we arrived at the inn, my postilion and I refreshed ourselves : he hung his hat on a peg near the kitchen fire ; I sat on the other...Prussia's March — Over the Hill and Over the Dale — with many other favorite tunes. At length the thawing entertainment concluded, as I shall this...
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The Ridpath Library of Universal Literature ...: A Biographical ..., Volume 17

John Clark Ridpath - Literature - 1898
...coat-pocket. After we arrived at the inn, my postilion and I refreshed ourselves : he hung his hat on a peg near the kitchen fire ; I sat on the other...Prussia's March — Over the Hill and Over the Dale — with many other favorite tunes. At length the thawing entertainment concluded, as I shall this...
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The universal anthology: a collection of the best literature, ancient ...

Richard Garnett, Léon Vallée, Alois Brandl - History - 1899
...motion by kicking and snorting ; however, I confined his hind legs by putting them into my coat pocket. After we arrived at the inn my postilion and I refreshed...variety of tunes, without putting his mouth to the horn ; at length the thawing entertainment concluded. THE DIVERTING HISTORY OF JOHN GILPIN. SHOWING HOW...
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The Adventures of Baron Munchausen

German wit and humor - 1902 - 250 pages
...motion by kicking and snorting ; however, I confined his hind legs by putting them into my coat-pocket. After we arrived at the inn my postilion and I refreshed...Prussia's March— Over the Hill and over the Dale — with many other favourite tunes. At length the thawing entertainment concluded, as I shall this...
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The Surprising Adventures of Baron Munchausen

Rudolf Erich Raspe - 1902 - 250 pages
...kicking and snorting ; however, I confined his hind legs by putting them into my coat-pocket. After \ve arrived at the inn my postilion and I refreshed ourselves...Prussia's March — Over the Hill and over the Dale — with many other favourite tunes. At length the thawing entertainment concluded, as I shall this...
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The children's hour, Volume 5

Eva March Tappan - Children's stories - 1907
...motion by kicking and snorting; however, I confined his hind legs by putting them into my coat pocket. After we arrived at the inn my postilion and I refreshed...Prussia's March," " Over the Hill and over the Dale," with many other favorite tunes; at length the thawing entertainment concluded, as I shall this short...
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