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'Up the Country.': Letters Written to Her Sister from the Upper Provinces of ... - Page 10
by Emily Eden - 1866
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Memoirs of Mary Stuart, queen of Scotland, Volume 2

1844
...and men ; in palpable hits of character, exquisite grave irony, and the most whimsical indulgences of point and epigram ; we doubt if even Butler beats...the easy drollery of verse. We cannot open a page of the book that is not sparkling with its wit and humour, that is not ringing with its strokes of...
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The Attaché: Or, Sam Slick in England, Volume 2

Serialized fiction - 1844
...ESQ. (First and Second Series.) " Either Series may be had separately in one volume, price l0s. 6d. "Abundant in humour, observation, fancy ; in extensive...character, exquisite grave irony, and the most whimsical indulgences of point and epigram; we doubt if even Butler beats the author of these legends in the...
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Memoirs of Mary Stuart, Queen of Scotland, Volume 2

1844
...(First and Second Series.) *#* Either Series may be had separately in one volume, price 10s. Gd. " Abundant in humour, observation, fancy ; in extensive...character, exquisite grave irony, and the most whimsical indulgences of point and epigram ; we doubt if even Butler beats the author of these legends in the...
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Letters ... to sir Horace Mann, ed. by lord Dover. Concluding ser

George James Welbore Agar- Ellis (1st baron Dover) - 1844
...(First and Second Series.) *$* Either Series may be had separately in one volume, price 10s. 6d. " Abundant in humour, observation, fancy ; in extensive...character, exquisite grave irony, and the most whimsical indulgences of point and epigram ; we doubt if even Butler beats the author of these legends in the...
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Recollections of literary characters and celebrated places

Katherine Thomson - Literary Criticism - 1854
...New Edition of THE INGOLDSBY LEGENDS; OB, MIRTH AND MARVELS. BY THOMAS INGOLDSBY, ESQ. EXAMINEE. " Abundant in humour, observation, fancy ; in extensive...character, exquisite grave irony, and the most whimsical indulgences of point and epigram ; we doubt if even Butler beats the author of these Legends in the...
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An Account of the Mutinies in Oudh and of the Siege of the Lucknow Residency ...

Martin Richard Gubbins - Oudh (India) - 1858 - 484 pages
...Shilling Edition contains the whole of the Legends, the Life of Thomas Ingoldsby alone being omitted. "Abundant in humour, observation, fancy ; in extensive knowledge of books and men; in palpable hints of characters, exquisitive grave irony, ami the most whimsical indulgences of point and epigram...
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Service and Adventure with the Khakee Ressalah; Or, Meerut Volunteer Horse ...

Robert Henry Wallace Dunlop - India - 1858 - 168 pages
...Shilling Edition contains the whole of the Legends, the Life of Thomas Ingoldsby alone being omitted. "Abundant in humour, observation, fancy ; in extensive knowledge of books and men; in palpable hints of characters, exquisitive grave irony, and the most whimsical indulgences of point and epigram...
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An account of the mutinies in Oudh, and of the siege of the Lucknow residency

Martin Richard Gubbins - 1858
...Shilling Edition contains the whole of the Legends, the Life of Thomas Ingoldsby alone being omitted. "Abundant in humour, observation, fancy ; in extensive knowledge of books and men ; in palpable hints of characters, exquisitive grave irony, and the most whimsical indulgences of point and epigram...
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Tales from 'Bentley'.

Bentley's miscellany - 1859
...Shilling Edition contains the whole of the Legends, the Life of Thomas Ingoldsby alone being omitted. "Abundant in humour, observation, fancy; in extensive knowledge of books and men ; in palpable hints of characters, exquisitive grave irony, and the most whimsical indulgences of point and epigram...
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'Look before you leap' [by A.F. Hector].

1865
...designed by LEIGHTON. Printed on Toned Paper, 20s. Sixth Thousand. 1 vol. Crown 4to. cloth. 21s. " Abundant in humour, observation, fancy; in extensive...legends in the easy drollery of verse. We cannot open a pane that is not sparkling with its wit and humour, that is not ringing with its strokes of pleasantry...
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