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The Englishwoman in Russia: Impressions of the Society and Manners of the ... - Page 84
by A lady - 1855 - 299 pages
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Supplement to the Courant, Volumes 20-23

1855
...Polish, was a connoisseur of art. aud shewed us several drawings of his own execution. Two or three times I was struck with an expression of more intelligence...would expect when any conversation was going on behind hii back. It was not until threeyearn after, that I accidentally heard this very man spoken of in St....
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The National Magazine: Devoted to Literature, Art, and Religion, Volume 7

Abel Stevens, James Floy - 1855
...connoisseur of art, and showed us several pretty drawings of his own execution. Two or three times I was struck with an expression of more intelligence...accidentally heard this very man spoken of in St. Petersburgh. He was one of the government spies ! — Englishwoman in Russia. 158 A CHIP OF LOGIC....
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Chambers's Edinburgh journal, conducted by W. Chambers. [Continued as ...

Chambers's journal - 1855
...a connoisseur of art, and shewed us several pretty drawings f his own execution. Two or three times I was struck with an expression of more intelligence in his face than me would expect when any conversation was going on ehind his back. It was not until three yeare after,...
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The National Magazine: Devoted to Literature, Art, and Religion, Volume 7

Abel Stevens, James Floy - 1855
...several pretty drawings of his own execution. Two or throe times I was struck with an expression ul more intelligence in his face than one would expect when any conversation waj going on behind his back. It was not until three years after, that I accidentally heard this very...
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