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" I had rather be an under-turnkey in Newgate. I was up early and late ; I was browbeat by the master, hated for my ugly face by the mistress, worried by the boys... "
The Prose Works of Sir Walter Scott, Bart: Biographical memoirs of eminent ... - Page 216
by Walter Scott - 1834
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Collections Illustrative of the Geology, History, Antiquities, and ...

Douglas Allport - Camberwell (London, England) - 1841 - 255 pages
...necklace, but I had rather be an under turnkey in Newgate. I was up early and late ; I was browbeat by my master, hated for my ugly face by the mistress, worried...the boys within, and never permitted to stir out to meet civility abroad." Nor does he seem willing to drop the subject, which is again cleverly touched...
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The Miscellaneous Works of Oliver Goldsmith: With an Account of His Life and ...

Oliver Goldsmith - 1841 - 527 pages
...boarding-school myself; and may I die by an anodyne ncrklace, but I had rather be an under-turnkey in Newgate! I was up early and late: I was browbeat by the master, hated for my ugly dice by the mistress, worried by the boys within, and never permitted to stir out to meet civility...
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The Select Works of Oliver Goldsmith: With the Portrait of the Author

Oliver Goldsmith - 1842 - 429 pages
...school myself; and may I die by an anodyne necklace, but I had rather be an under-turnkey in Newgate. I was up early and late : I was brow-beat by the master,...the boys within, and never permitted to stir out to meet civility abroad. But are you sure you are fit for a school? Let me examin'e you a little. Have...
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The Vicar of Wakefield: A Tale

Oliver Goldsmith, John Aikin - Abduction - 1842 - 284 pages
...been an usher at a boarding-school; and may I die but I would rather be an under-turnkey in Newgate. I was up early and late ; I was brow-beat by the master, hated for my ugly face by my mistress, worried by the boys within, and never permitted to stir out to meet civility abroad."...
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The Miscellaneous Works of Oliver Goldsmith: With an Account of His Life and ...

Oliver Goldsmith - 1845 - 527 pages
...boarding-school myself; and may I die by an anodyne necklace, but l had rather be an under-turnkey in Newgate! I was up early and late: I was browbeat by the master,...the boys within, and never permitted to stir out to meet civility abroad. But, are you sure you are fit for a school? Let me examine you a little. Have...
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The Book of Christmas: Descriptive of the Customs, Ceremonies, Traditions ...

Thomas Kibble Hervey - Christmas - 1845 - 220 pages
...school myself; and may I die by an anodyne necklace, but I had rather be an under-turnkey in Newgate. I was up early and late : I was browbeat by the master,...the boys within, and never permitted to stir out to meet civility abroad. But are you sure you are fit for a school ? Let me examine you a little. Have...
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Homes and Haunts of the Most Eminent British Poets, Volume 1

William Howitt - Literary landmarks - 1847
...boarding-school myself; and may I die by an anodyne necklace, but I had rather be under-turnkey in Newgate. I was up early and late. I was browbeat by the master...the boys within, and never permitted to stir out to receive civility abroad. But are you sure you arc fit for a school ? Let me examine you a little. Have...
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Half-hours with the best authors, selected by C. Knight, Volume 2

Half hours - 1847
...boarding-school myself ; and may I die by an anodyne necklace, but I had rather be an under-turnkey in Newgate. I was up early and late ; I was browbeat by the master,...the boys within, and never permitted to stir out to meet civility abroad But are you sure you are fit for a school ? Let me examine you a little. Have...
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The Miscellaneous Works of Oliver Goldsmith: With an Account of His Life and ...

Oliver Goldsmith - 1847 - 527 pages
...boarding-school myself; and may I die by an anodyne necklace, but I had rather be an under-turnkey in Newgate! s, strangely called levees, his Lordship addressed me, 'We have all been read hv theiiiistress, worried by the boys within, and never permitted to stir out to meet civility abroad....
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The Vicar of Wakefield: A Tale

Oliver Goldsmith - 1847 - 288 pages
...school myself; and may I die by an anodyne necklace, but I would rather,,be an under turnkey in Newgate. I was up early and late: I was browbeat by the master, hated for my ugly fape by the mistress, worried by the boys within, and never permitted to stir out to meet civility...
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