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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 Miscellaneous Works of Oliver Goldsmith: Including a Variety ..., Volume 3

Oliver Goldsmith - 1854
...boardingBchool 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, hated for iny ugly face by the mistress, worried by the boys within, and never permitted to stir out to meet...
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The vicar of Wakefield, illustr. by G. Thomas, Volume 460

Oliver Goldsmith - 1855
...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 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 examine you a little. Have...
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Poems, Plays and Essays

Oliver Goldsmith - 1855 - 530 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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Homes and Haunts of the Most Eminent British Poets, Volume 1

William Howitt - Literary landmarks - 1856
...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 are fit for a school ? Let me examine you a little. Have...
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The Works of Oliver Goldsmith: Comprising His Poems, Comedies, Essays, and ...

Oliver Goldsmith - 1856 - 425 pages
...had rather be an under turnkey in Niwgute! I was up early and late: I was brow-beat_by the mist r, hated for my ugly face by the mistress, worried by...• 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: The vicar of Wakefield

Oliver Goldsmith - 1856
...die by an anodyne necklace, but I had tsfter be an under-turnkey in Newgate. I was up early and lite: I was brow-beat by the master, hated for my ugly face by tke mistress, worried by the boys within, and never permitted to jtii ont to meet civility abroad....
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Miscellaneous Works Including a Variety of Pieces Now First ..., Volume 3

Oliver Goldsmith - 1857
...boardingschool 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 examine you a little. Have...
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Biographical sketch. Poetical extracts. Miscellaneous essays. From The bee ...

Washington Irving - 1858
...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,...my ugly face by the mistress, worried by the boys 1.— E within, and never permitted to stir out to receive civility abroad. But are you sure you are...
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The poetical and prose works of Oliver Goldsmith, with life

Oliver Goldsmith - England - 1859 - 560 pages
...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 brow-beat by the master,...the boys within, and never permitted to stir out to mcet eivility abroad. But are you sure you are fit for a school ? Let me examine you a little. Have...
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Lives of wits and humourists, Volume 1

John Timbs - Humorists, English - 1862
...boarding-school myself, and may I die of an anodyne necklace, but 1 had rather be under-turnkey in Newgate. I was up early and late : I was browbeat by the master,...ugly face by the mistress, worried by the boys."* Once, he was touched to the quick by a piece of schoolboy pertness : " When amusing his young companions...
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