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" Many murders have been discovered among them; and they are not only a most unspeakable oppression to poor tenants (who if they give not bread, or some kind of provision to perhaps forty such villains in one day, are sure to be insulted by them) but they... "
The Novels of Walter Scott: With All His Introd. and Notes - Page 205
by Sir Walter Scott - 1846
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The Annual Register, Or, A View of the History, Politics, and Literature for ...

History - 1809
...they give not bread, or some kind of provision, to pefhaps forty of such villains in one day, areiure to be insulted by them); but they rob many poor people...plenty, many thousands of them meet together in the mountains, where they feast and riut tur many days: and at country weddings, markets, and other like...
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Cobbett's Parliamentary Debates, During the ... Session of the ...

Great Britain. Parliament - Great Britain - 1812
...(who if they give not bread or some kind of provision to perhaps forty such villains in one day, are sure to be insulted by them), but they rob many poor...plenty, many thousands of them meet together in the mountains, where they feast and riot for many days, and at • are levied according to the valued rent...
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The Quarterly Review

William Gifford, Sir John Taylor Coleridge, John Gibson Lockhart, Whitwell Elwin, William Macpherson, William Smith, Sir John Murray IV, Rowland Edmund Prothero (Baron Ernle) - English literature - 1813
...(if they give not bread, or some kind of provision to, perhaps, forty such villains on one day, are sure to be insulted by them) but they rob many poor...plenty many thousands of them meet together in the .mountains, where they least and riot for many days : and at country weddings, markets, burials, and...
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The Analectic Magazine, to which is Added, an Appendix of Official ..., Volume 2

1813
...(if they give not bread, or some kind of provision to, perhaps, forty such villains on one day, are sure to be insulted by them), but they rob many poor...plenty many thousands of them meet together in the mountains, where ftey feast and riot for many days; and atpountry weddings, markets, burials, and other...
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The Analectic Magazine: Comprising Original Reviews, Biography, Analytical ...

Books - 1813
...(if they give not bread, or some kind of provision to, perhaps, forty such villains on one day, are sure to be insulted by them,) but they rob many poor...plenty many thousands of them meet together in the mountains, where they feast and riot for many day»; and at country weddings, markets, burials, and...
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The Analectic Magazine, Volume 2

1813
...distant from any neighbourhood. In years of plenty many thousands of them meet together in the mountains, -where they feast and riot for many days ; and at...the like public occasions, they are to be seen, both men and women, perpetually drunk, cursing, blaspheming, and fighting together." Fletcher was a lover...
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The Quarterly Review, Volume 8

1813
...distant from any neighbourhood. In years of plenty many thousands of them meet together in the mountains, where they feast and riot for many days : and at country...the like public occasions, they are to be seen, both men and women, perpetually drunk, cursing, blaspheming, and fighting together.' Fletcher was a lover...
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Guy Mannering, Or, The Astrologer, Volume 1

Sir Walter Scott - 1815 - 358 pages
...distant from any neighbourhood. In years of plenty many thousands of them meet together in the mountains, where they feast and riot for many days ; and at country...woman, perpetually drunk, cursing, blaspheming, and lighting together." Notwithstanding the deplorable picture presented in this extract, and which Fletcher...
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Guy Mannering, Or, The Astrologer, Volume 1

Walter Scott - Scotland - 1815 - 358 pages
...(\vho, if they give not bread, or some kind of provision to perhaps forty such villains in one day, are sure to be insulted by them,) but they rob many poor...plenty many thousands of them meet together in the mountains, where they feast and riot for many days ; and at country weddings, markets, burials, and...
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The Journal of a Mission to the Interior of Africa, in the Year 1805

Mungo Park, Isaaco (an African, Mungo Park's guide.) - Africa - 1815 - 373 pages
...Irish peasantry in the disturbed parts of that unhappy country. ' In years of plenty," says Fletcher, " many thousands of them meet together in the moun<«...at country weddings, " markets, burials, and other public occasions, they are to be seen, both men " and women, pepertually drunk, cursing, blaspheming,...
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