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" I have now left your houses, and am passing through your streets, but not in a coach, for they are uneasily hung, and so narrow, that I took them for sedans upon wheels. Nor is it safe for a stranger to use them till the ^quarrel be decided, whether six... "
English Pleasure Carriages: Their Origin, History, Varieties, Materials ... - Page 51
by William Bridges Adams - 1837 - 315 pages
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London; Being an Accurate History and Description of the British ..., Volume 1

David Hughson - London (England) - 1805
...carriers in summer, and may be held, if taflfata, to have lined your grand-sires skirts. LONDON. 18 , streets, but not in a coach, for they are uneasily...your nobles, sitting together, shall stop and give way to as many barrels of beer. Your city is the only metropolis in Europe, where there is wonderful...
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London; Being an Accurate History and Description of the British ..., Volume 1

David Hughson - London (England) - 1805
...am passing that of your 4 streets, streets, but not in a coach, for they are uneasily hung, and Ťo narrow, that I took them for sedans upon wheels ;...your nobles, sitting together, shall stop and give way to as many barrels of beer. Your city is the only metropolis in Europe, where there is wonderful...
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Anecdotes of the manners and customs of London during the eighteenth century ...

James Peller Malcolm - Costume - 1810
...Streets ; but not in a Coach, for they are uneasily hung, and so narrow that I took them for a Sedan upon wheels :. nor is it safe for a stranger to use...nobles, sitting together, shall stop, and give place to as many barrels of beer. Your City is the only Metropolis of Europe where there is a wonderful dignity...
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Anecdotes of the Manners and Customs of London During the ..., Volume 2

James Peller Malcolm - Architecture - 1810
...Streets ; but not in a Coach, for they are uneasily hung, and so narrow that I took them for a Sedan upon wheels : nor is it safe for a stranger to use...the quarrel be decided, whether six of your nobles, sittmg together, shall stop, and give place to as many barrels of beer. Your City is the only Metropolis...
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The Beauties of England and Wales: Or, Delineations, Topographical ...

John Britton, Edward Wedlake Brayley, James Norris Brewer, Joseph Nightingale, John Evans, John Hodgson, Francis Charles Laird, Frederic Shoberl, John Bigland, Thomas Rees, Thomas Hood, John Harris - Architecture - 1814
...aad discharge" of F 3 all " 1 have now left your honses, and am pasting tlirongh your streets ; bat not in a coach, for they are uneasily hung, and so...use them till the quarrel be decided, whether six of yi ur nobles, sttting together, shall •top and give way to at many barrels of beer. Your City is...
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The Beauties of England and Wales: Or, Delineations ..., Volume 11, Part 2

John Britton, Edward Wedlake Brayley - Architecture - 1814 - 803 pages
...they are uneasily hung, and so narrow, that I took them for sedans upon wheels : nor is it safe (or a stranger to use them till the quarrel be decided,...your nobles, sitting together, shall stop and give way to as many barrels of beer. Your City is the only metro* polis in Europe, where there is a wonderful...
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London and Middlesex: Or, An Historical, Commercial, & Descriptive ..., Volume 2

Edward Wedlake Brayley, James Norris Brewer, Joseph Nightingale - London (England) - 1814
...that I took them for sedans upon wheels : nor is it safe (or a stranger 'to use them till tile qnarrel be decided, whether six of your nobles, sitting together, shall stop and give way to as many barrels of beer. Your City is the only metropolis in Europe, where there is a wonderful...
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The Kaleidoscope: or, Literary and scientific mirror

1824
...for they are uneasily hung, and so narrow, that I took them for a sedan upon wheels : nor is it safer for a stranger to use them, 'till the quarrel be decided,...nobles, sitting together, shall stop, and give place to as many barrels of beer. Your city is the only metropolis of Europe, where there is a wonderful dignity...
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Some Remarks on the Early Use of Carriages in England, Volume 20

James Heywood Markland, Thomas Amyot - Carriages and carts - 1824 - 36 pages
...capitals. The Parisian, after some sharp comments on the domestic arrangements of the English, adds, " I have now left your houses, and am passing through...nobles sitting together shall stop and give place to as many barrels of beer. Your city is the only metropolis in Europe where there is a wonderful dignity...
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London, Or Interesting Memorials of Its Rise, Progress & Present State, Volume 1

Sholto Percy - London (England) - 1824
...the use of them, which we suspect time has done but little to obviate. " Nor is it safe," he says, " for a stranger to use them till the quarrel be decided,...your nobles, sitting together, shall stop and give way to as many harrels of beer. Your city is the only metropolis in Europe, where there is wonderful...
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