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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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The Vicar of Wakefield: A Tale by Oliver Goldsmith

Oliver Goldsmith - English language - 1847 - 335 pages
...boarding-school myself; and may l die by an anodyne necklace, but I had rather be an underturnkey in Newgate *)! I was up early and late I was brow-beat by the master 5) — hated for my ugly face by the mistress — worried by the boys within — and neve/ permitted...
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The Life and Adventures of Oliver Goldsmith: A Biography in Four Books, Volume 1

John Forster - Authors, English - 1848 - 704 pages
...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...'my ugly face by the mistress, worried by the boys.' Finally, in the only anecdote that rests on other safe authority than Miss Milner's, there is quite...
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The Life and Adventures of Oliver Goldsmith: A Biography in Four Books, Volume 1

John Forster - Authors, English - 1848 - 704 pages
...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...'my ugly face by the mistress, worried by the boys.' Finally, in the only anecdote that rests on other safe authority than Miss Milner's, there is quite...
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Life and Adventures of Oliver Goldsmith

Joachim Fernau - 1848
...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...'my ugly face by the mistress, worried by the boys.' Finally, in the only anecdote that rests on other safe authority than Miss Milner's, there is quite...
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Oliver Gold- smith

Washington Irving - Astoria (Or.) - 1849
...myself, and may I die of an anodyne necklace, bat I had rather be nnder-tumkey in Newgate I was np early and late: I was browbeat by the master, hated...my ugly face by the mistress, worried by the boys." Goldsmith remained but a short time in this situation, and to the mortifications experienced there,...
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The Vicar of Wakefield: A Tale

Oliver Goldsmith - 1850 - 224 pages
...an usher at a boarding-school ; and may I die but I would rather be an under-turnkey in Newgate. 1 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 North American Review, Volume 70

Jared Sparks, Edward Everett, James Russell Lowell, Henry Cabot Lodge - American fiction - 1850
...which all his good humor and natural lightness of heart could not sustain him. " Up early and late ; browbeat by the master, hated for my ugly face by the mistress, worried by the boys," says his eidolon in the Vicar of Wakefield ; "a very pretty career ! " He was glad to exchange it even...
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The North American Review, Volume 70

Jared Sparks, Edward Everett, James Russell Lowell, Henry Cabot Lodge - American fiction - 1850
...which all his good humor and natural lightness of heart could not sustain him. " Up early and late ; browbeat by the master, hated for my ugly face by the mistress, worried by the boys," says his eidolon in the Vicar of Wakefield ; " a very pretty career ! " He was glad to exchange it...
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The Works of Washington Irving: Oliver Goldsmith

Washington Irving - American literature - 1851
...school, myself, and may I die of an anodyne necklace, but I had rather be under-turnkey in Newgate. I was up early and late : I was browbeat by the master,...my ugly face by the mistress, worried by the boys." Goldsmith remained but a short time in this situation, and to the mortifications experienced there,...
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Works, Volume 11

Washington Irving - 1851
...Bchool, myself, and may I die of an anodyne necklace, but I had rather be under-turnkey in Newgate. I was up early and late: I was browbeat by the master,...my ugly face by the mistress, worried by the boys." G-oldsmith remained but a short time in this situation, and to the mortifications experienced there,...
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