Robert Ainsleigh, by the author of 'Lady Audley's secret'.

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J. Maxwell and Company, 1872

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Page 18 - ... daughter to acknowledge Suraja Doulah, which concession was no sooner made than Suraja put the Begum under lock and key, and at once possessed himself of her palaces and treasures, together with the person of the baby pretender. Thus in a few hours perished all our hopes of favour from the family of Raja Bullub. Nor was the new nabob slow to show us that we had little to expect from his friendship. Tidings from home of a breach between England and France had at last aroused us from our torpor...
Page 311 - And he went up, and lay upon the child, and put his mouth upon his mouth, and his eyes upon his eyes, and his hands upon his hands : and he stretched himself upon the child ; and the flesh of the child waxed warm.
Page 235 - I not interfered greatly in it, you would have been left to the Company's generosity, who perhaps would have thought you sufficiently rewarded in receiving a present of six months...

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