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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

Oliver Goldsmith - 1875 - 148 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 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 poems and plays of Oliver Goldsmith, with the addition of The vicar of ...

Oliver Goldsmith - 1877 - 482 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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The vicar of Wakefield, with illustr. in permanent photography

Oliver Goldsmith - 1880
...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 handbook of specimens of English literature, selected by J. Angus

Joseph Angus - 1880
...iiecklaoe, but I had rather be an under-turnkey in Newgate. I was up early and late ; I was browheat by the master, hated for my ugly face by the mistress,...the boys within, and never permitted to stir out to .neet civility abroad. But are you sure you are fit for a school ? Let me examine you a little. Have...
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Acme Library of Standard Biography: Third Series

Authors, English - 1880 - 541 pages
...George Primrose's advice to his cousin, was a full and accurate description of his life at Peckham. " Browbeat by the master, hated for my ugly face by the mistress, worried by the boys " — if that was his life, he was much to be pitied. But we cannot believe it. The Milners were exceedingly...
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The Works of Washington Irving in Twelve Volumes, Volume 5

Washington Irving - 1881
...school, myself, and may I die of an anodyne necklace, but I bad 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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Complete Works, Volume 5

Washington Irving - 1882
...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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The traveller: und The deserted village

Oliver Goldsmith - 1882 - 68 pages
...necklace2, but 1 had rather be an under-turnkey in Newgate 10. I was up early and late. I was browbeat11 by the master, hated for my ugly face by the mistress,...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 Poetical and Prose Works of Oliver Goldsmith: With Life

Oliver Goldsmith - Fore-edge painting - 1859 - 560 pages
...boardinc-sehool myself; and may I die by an anodyne neeklaee. but I had rather bo an under-turnkey in Newgate ! I was up early and late : I was brow-beat by the master, hated for my ugly faee by the mistress, worried by the boys within, and never permitted M u to stir out to meet eivility...
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Mahomet and his successors

Washington Irving - 1882
...boarding-school myself, and may I die of an anodyne necklace, but I had rather be under-turnkey in Newgate. 1 solutions altered ; though, at the same time, I must confes ior my ugly face by the mistress, worried by the boys." Goldsmith remained but a short time in this...
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