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" Meanwhile, the poor president spent a heavy time in the vault of the castle. He was imprisoned, and solitary ; receiving his food through an aperture in the wall, and never hearing the sound of a human voice, save when a shepherd called his dog, by the... "
History of the County of Fife: From the Earliest Period to the Present Time - Page 172
by John M. Leighton, James Stewart - 1840
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The Monthly review. New and improved ser

1804
...when a shepherd called his dog, by the name of Batty, and when a female domestic called upon Maudgc, the cat. These, he concluded, were invocations of...the dungeon of a sorcerer. At length, after three month*-.... had elapsed, the law-suit was decided in favour of lord Traquair ; and Will was directed...
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Minstrelsy of the Scottish border: consisting of historical and ..., Volume 3

Scottish border - 1821
...never hearing the sound of a human voice, save when a shepherd called his dog, by the name of Batly, and when a female domestic called upon Maudge, the...invocations of spirits ; for he held himself to be in the dun. geon of a sorcerer. At length, after three months had elapsed, the law-suit was decided in favour...
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The Olio, Or, Museum of Entertainment, Volume 9

1832
...when a shepherd called his dog by the name of Battle, and when a female domestic called uponMaudge the cat. These he concluded were invocations of spirits,...length, after three months had elapsed, the lawsuit iias decided in favour of Lord Traquair, and Will was directed to set the president at liberty. Accordingly,...
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The Poetical Works of Sir Walter Scott

Walter Scott - 1842 - 699 pages
...Batty, and when a female domestic called upon Maudgc, the cat. These, heconcluded, wereinvocationsof spirits; for he held himself to be in the dungeon of a sorcerer. At length, after three months haa elapsed, the lawsuit was decided in favour of Lord Traquair ; and Will was directed to set the...
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Chambers's Pocket Miscellany, Volume 3

William Chambers, Robert Chambers - 1854
...never hearing the sound of a human voice, save when a shepherd called his dog by the name of BaUij, and when a female domestic called upon Maudge, the...were invocations of spirits, for he held himself to bo in tho dungeon of a sorcerer. At length, after three months had elapsed, the lawsuit was decided...
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Domestic Annals of Scotland from the Reformation to the Revolution, Volume 1

Scotland - 1858
...when a shepherd called his dog by the name of Batty, and when a female domestic called upon Madge, the cat. These, he concluded, were invocations of...held himself to be in the dungeon of a sorcerer.' 2 How Mr Gibson was liberated, we do not learn. During his absence, his wife and children mourned him...
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The Book of Scottish Ballads: A Comprehensive Collection of the Most ...

Alexander Whitelaw - Ballads, Scots - 1875 - 576 pages
...doineitic called upon Afaudgr, the c;it. These, he concluded, »ere invocations of ipirit* . for h« held himself to be in the dungeon of a sorcerer. At length, after three month» had vlupwd, the lawsuit was decided in favour of lord Truquair; and Will wu» directed to pet...
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Domestic Annals of Scotland: From the Reformation to the Rebellion of 1745

Robert Chambers - Scotland - 1885 - 416 pages
...when a shepherd called his dog by the name of Batty, and when a female domestic called upon Madge, the cat. These, he concluded, were invocations of...held himself to be in the dungeon of a sorcerer.' ' How Mr Gibson was liberated, we do not learn. During his absence, his wife and children mourned him...
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Border Raids and Reivers

Robert Borland - Borders Region (Scotland) - 1898 - 310 pages
...castle. His food was handed to him through an aperture in the wall, and never hearing the sound of human voice, save when a shepherd called his dog,...he held himself to be in the dungeon of a sorcerer. The law suit having been decided in favour of Lord Traquair, Christie's Will was directed to set the...
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The Complete Poetical Works of Scott

Sir Walter Scott - Ballads, Scots - 1900 - 582 pages
...thrown his rider into the sea ; his friends went into mourning, and a successor was appointed to his office. Meanwhile, the poor president spent a heavy...three months had elapsed, the lawsuit was decided in favor of Lord Traquair ; and Will was directed to set the president at liberty. Accordingly, he entered...
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