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Curiosities of London: Exhibiting the Most Rare and Remarkable Objects of ... - Page 293
by John Timbs - 1855 - 800 pages
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The boy's second help to reading: a selection of choice passages from ...

Theodore Alors W. Buckley - 1854
...above forty miles round about for many nights. God grant my eyes may never behold the like, now seeing above 10,000 houses all in one flame: the noise and cracking and thunder of the impetuous flames, the shrieking of women and children, the hurry of people, the fall of towers, houses, and churches...
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Events to be remembered in the history of England

Charles Selby - 1854
...houses all in oneltaaie ; the noise and crackling and thunder of the impetuons flames, the shrieking ef women and children, the hurry of people, the fall of towers, houses, and churches, was like a hideons storm, and the air all about so hot and inflamed that at last one was not able to approach...
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Our native land, or, Scenes and sketches from British history, by the author ...

British history - 1855
...thousand houses all in one flame ; the noise, and crackling, and thunder of the impetuous flames, the shrieking of women and children, the hurry of people,...the fall of towers, houses, and churches, was like a hideous storm, and the air all about so hot and inflamed that at last one was not able to approach...
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Palaestra stili Latini; or, Materials for translation into Latin prose ...

Benjamin Hall Kennedy - 1855
...miles round about for many nights. God grant my eyes may never behold the like, now seeing above 10,OOO houses all in one flame ! The noise and cracking and thunder of the impetuous flames, the shrieking of women and children, the hurry of people, the fall of towers, houses, and churches,...
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The Children's friend [ed.] by W.C. Wilson [and others]., Volumes 33-34

William Carus Wilson - 1856
...fiery aspect, like the top of a burning oven. God grant my eyes may never behold the like, now seeing above 10,000 houses all in one flame : the noise, and cracking, and thunder of the impetuous flames — the shrieking of women and children — the hurry of people — the fall of towers, houses, and...
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Half-hours with the best authors, selected by C. Knight, Volume 1

Half hours - 1856
...the noise and cracking and thunder of the impetuous flames, the shrieking of women and children, tho hurry of people, the fall of towers, houses, and churches was like an hideous storm, and the air all about so hot and inflamed, that at last one was not able to approach it ; so...
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The Christian sentinel; or, Soldiers' magazine, Volume 1

...thousand houses all in one flame ; the noise and crackling, and thunder of the impetuous flames ; the shrieking of women and children ; the hurry of people,...towers, houses, and churches, was like an hideous storm ; and the air all about was so hot and inflamed that at last no one was able to approach it,...
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The Boys' and girls' companion for leisure hours, ed. by J. and M. Bennett

John Bennett (editor.) - 1857
...about for many nights. God grant mine eyes may never behold the like, who now saw above ten thousand houses all in one flame ! The noise, and cracking and thunder of the impetuous flames, — the shrieking of women and children, — the hurry of people, — the fall of towers, houses, and...
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THE QUEEN OF ENGLAND AND THEIR TIMES

FRANCIS LANCELLOTT, ESQ. - 1858
...may eyes may never behold 724 QUEEN OF CHARLES THE SECOND. the like, now seeing about ten thousand houses all in one flame, the noise and cracking, and thunder of the impetuous flames, the shrieking of women and children, the hurry of people, the fall of towers, houses, and churches,...
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Popular history of England, Volume 4

Charles Knight - Great Britain - 1858
...and thunder of the im284 THE GKEAT FIItE OP LONDON. [1600. petuous flames, the shrieking of women aud children, the hurry of people, the fall of towers, houses, and churches, was like a hideous storm ; and the air all about so hot and inflamed, that at the last one was not able to approach...
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