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History, Directory & Gazeteer, of the County of York: With Select Lists of ... - Page 464
by Edward Baines - 1822
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The Poetical Register, and Repository of Fugitive Poetry ..., Volume 8

English poetry - 1814
...inconsiderately at" tempted to bound, with a greyhound in his leash, and fastened " to his thigh, over the chasm; the animal hung back, and drew " his unfortunate master into the torrent. His afflicted parents, " on this occasion, removed the seat of the priory to Bolton, the " nearest...
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The Poetical Register, and Repository of Fugitive Poetry for 1801-11, Volume 8

English poetry - 1814
...at" tempted to bound, with a greyhound in his leash, and fastened " to his thigh, over the chasm ; the animal hung back, and drew " his unfortunate master into the torrent. His afflicted parents, " on this occasion, removed the seat of the priory to Bolton, the " nearest...
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Mornings in Spring: Or, Retrospections, Biographical, Critical ..., Volume 1

Nathan Drake - 1828
...tradition, was the fate of young Romille, who inconsiderately bounding over the chasm with a greyhound in his leash, the animal hung back, and drew his unfortunate master into the torrent. The forester who accompanied Romille, and beheld his fate, returned to the lady Aaliza, and, with despair...
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The History of Wharfedale

Thomas Shaw - Wharfdale (England) - 1830 - 189 pages
...according to " tradition, was the fate of young Romille, who in" considerately bounding over the chasm with a grey" hound in his leash, the animal hung back,..."drew his unfortunate master into the torrent. The "forester who accompanied Romille, and beheld his " fate, returned to the Lady Eliza, and, with despair...
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Ackermann's Juvenile Forget Me Not

Children's literature, English
...Such was the fate of young Romille, who, inconsiderately bounding over the chasm, with a greyhound in his leash, the animal hung back, and drew his unfortunate...have occasioned the translation of the priory from Embray to Bolton, which was the nearest eligible site to the place where it happened."— WwiTAKEa...
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The year book of daily recreation and information

William Hone - 1832
...tradition, was the fate of young Romille, who inconsiderately bounding over the chasm with a'greyliound in his leash, the animal hung back, and drew his unfortunate master into the torrent. The forester who accompanied Romille, and beheld his fate, returned to the lady Aaliza, and, with despair...
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The Year Book, of Daily Recreation & Information: Concerning Remarkable Men ...

William Hone - 1832 - 856 pages
...fate of young Romille, who inconsiderately bounding over the chasm with a greyhound in his le;ish, grave, and the fetters and chains of sorrow ; he blesses God, and he bless forester who accompanied Romillè, and beheld his fate, returned to the lady Aaliza, and, with despair...
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The Saturday Magazine, Volume 2

Periodicals - 1833
...of young Romille, the Boy of Egremond, who inconsiderately bounding over the chasm with a greyhound in his leash, the animal hung back, and drew his unfortunate master into the foaming torrent. When this melancholy event was communicated to his mother, she was overwhelmed with...
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The Civil, Ecclesiastical, Literary, Commercial, and Miscellaneous ..., Volume 2

Edward Parsons - Bradford (West Yorkshire, England) - 1834
...step. Such was the fate of young Romille, who inconsiderately bounding over the chasm with a greyhound in his leash, the animal hung back, and drew his unfortunate...have occasioned the translation of the priory from Embsey to Bolton, which was the nearest eligible site to the place where it happened." One of the gates...
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A new and comprehensive gazetteer of England and Wales, illustr. by a series ...

James Bell - 1836
...step. Such was the fate of young Romille, who inconsiderately bounding over the chasm with a greyhound in his leash, the animal hung back, and drew his unfortunate...misfortune is said to have occasioned the translation of tho priory from Embsay to BoJton, which was tha nearest eligible site lo the place where it happened.'...
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