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" God grant mine eyes may never behold the like, who now saw 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... "
Curiosities of London: Exhibiting the Most Rare and Remarkable Objects of ... - Page 293
by John Timbs - 1855 - 800 pages
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The Eclectic Review, Volume 2; Volume 110

William Hendry Stowell - 1859
...forty miles round for many nights. 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, was like a hideous storm; and the air all around so hot and inflamed, that at last one was not able to approach...
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The Queens of England and Their Times: From Matilda, Queen of ..., Volume 2

Francis Lancelott - 1859
...round for many nights. God grant may eyes may never behold the like, now seeing about ten thousand houses all in one flame, the noise and cracking, and thunder of the impetuous flumes, the shrieking of women and children, the hurry of people, the fall of towers, houses, and churches,...
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Outlines of English history [signed J.H.]. 1st [-9th]

John Hunter (of Uxbridge.) - 1860
...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 was so hot and inflamed, that at last one was not able to approach...
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Dear Old England: A Description of Our Fatherland

Jane Anne Winscom - Great Britain - 1861 - 436 pages
...describes the frightful sight thus : — " God grant that 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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The Eclectic Magazine: Foreign Literature, Volume 55

John Holmes Agnew, Walter Hilliard Bidwell - 1862
...behold the like ! The noise, cracking, and thunder of the impetuous flames, the shrieking of women, the hurry of people, the fall of towers, houses, and churches, was like a hideous storm, and the air all about was so hot and inflamed that at last one was not able to approach...
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Outlines of English history

1863
...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 was so hot and inflamed, that at last one was not able to approach...
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Events to be remembered in the history of England

1864
...one flame; the noisu and erackling and thunder of the impetuous flames, the shrieking of women und 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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Charles Knight's school history of England, abridged from the ..., Volume 1

1865
...scaffolds for its repair. Evelyn says : " 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 the last one was not able to approach...
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The Youth's magazine, or Evangelical miscellany

1865
...surrounded with scafiblding for its repair. 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, were like a hideous storm, and the air all about so hot and inflamed, that at the last one was not...
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The Victoria History of England: From the Landing of Julius Caesar, B.C. 54 ...

Arthur Bailey Thompson - Great Britain - 1865 - 723 pages
...aspect, like the top of a burning oven, the light seen above forty miles round about. 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 churches,...
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