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" No sooner did the girls perceive what sort of landing-place their kitten had found, than in terror or surprise they began to draw it up ; but this measure was now too late, for along with the animal, up also came the Judge's wig, fixed full in its determined... "
Traditions of Edinburgh - Page 175
by Robert Chambers - 1825
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The Gentleman's Pocket Magazine; and Album of Literature and Fine Arts

English literature - 1828
...exasperated animal, at fullcareer, directly upon his wig. No sooner did the girls perceive what landingplace their kitten had found, than in terror and surprise...measure was now too late, for, along with the animal, up came the judge's wig, fixed in its talons. His lordship's surprise on finding his wig lifted off his...
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The Portfolio of Entertaining & Instructive Varieties in History, Literature ...

1829
...wig. No sooner did the girls see what sort of landing-place their kitten had found, than in terror or surprise they began to draw it up ; but this measure...surprise, on finding his wig lifted off his head, was ten thousand times redoubled, when, on looking up, he perceived it dangling its way upwards, without...
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The new Scotch haggis; consisiting of pieces connected with Scottish drollery

Scotch haggis - 1829
...of landing-place their kitten had found, than in terror and surprise they began to draw it up, hut this measure was now too late, for along with the...determined talons. His lordship's surprise, on finding the wig lifted off his head, was a thousand times redoubled, when, on looking up, he perceived it dangling...
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The Olio, Or, Museum of Entertainment, Volume 1

1831
...perceive what sort of a landing place their kitten had found, in their terror and surprize they began to to draw it up, but this measure was now too late,...fixed full in its determined talons. His lordship's surprize on finding his wig lifted off his head was ten thousand times redoubled on beholding it dangling...
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The Mirror of Literature, Amusement, and Instruction, Volume 24

1834
...wig. No sooner did the girls perceive what landing-place their kitten had found, than, in terror or surprise, they began to draw it up ; but this measure...with the animal up also came the judge's wig fixed in its talons. His lordship's surprise on finding his wig lifted off his head, was ten thousand times...
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The Humourist's Own Book: A Cabinet of Original and Selected Anecdotes, Bon ...

Author of The young man's own book - American wit and humor - 1836 - 284 pages
...sooner did the girls perceive what sort of landing place their kitten had found, than in terror or surprise they began to draw it up ; but this measure...surprise, on finding his wig lifted off his head, was ten thousand times redoubled, when, on looking up, he perceived it dangling in its way upwards, without...
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The Cincinnati Miscellany, Or, Antiquities of the West, and Pioneer History ...

Cincinnati (Ohio) - 1846
...exasperated animal at full career, directly upon his senatorial wig. No sooner had the girls perceived what sort of a landing place their Kitten had found,...surprise on finding his wig lifted off his head was ten thousand times redoubled, when, on looking up, he perceived it dangling in its way upwards, without...
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Chambers's Miscellany of Useful and Entertaining Tracts

William Chambers, Robert Chambers - Art - 1846
...directly upon his senatorial wig. No sooner did the girls perceive what sort of a landing-place then: kitten had found, than, in terror and surprise, they...for along with the animal, up also came the judge's wi;, fixed full in its determined talons. His lordship's surprise on finding his wig lifted off his...
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Traditions of Edinburgh

Robert Chambers - Edinburgh (Scotland) - 1847 - 348 pages
...career directly upon his senatorial wig. No sooner did the girls perceive what sort of a landing-place their kitten had found, than, in terror and surprise,...surprise on finding his wig lifted off his head, was much increased when, on looking up, he perceived it dangling its way upwards, without any means, visible...
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The book of Scottish anecdote, collected and ed. by A. Hislop

Alexander Hislop (publisher) - 1874
...sooner did the girls perceive what sort of landing-place their kitten had found, than in terror or surprise | they began to draw it up ; but this measure...surprise, on finding his wig lifted off his head, was ten thousand times redoubled, when, on looking up, he perceived it dangling in its way upwards, without...
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