Belgravia, a London magazine, conducted by M.E. Braddon, Volume 8

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1869 - 2 pages

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Page 362 - I will love thec still, my dear, While the sands o' life shall run. And fare thee well, my only love, And fare thee well awhile ; And I will come again, my love, Tho
Page 227 - and exclaiming in all our wants— " I come To answer thy best pleasure—be't to fly, To swim, to dive into the fire, to ride On the curled clouds—to thy strong bidding task Ariel and all his quality.
Page 290 - opening other little blind loopholes, turning day into night and night into day. For at the first dawn of morning they closed all the massive shutters of the old building they occupied, and lighted a couple of tapers, which threw out only the ghastliest and feeblest of rays. " By the aid of these we then busied
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Page 385 - by the Neck, but not till you be Dead, for you must be cut down alive, then your Bowels must be taken out, and burnt before your Faces ; Then your Heads must be sever'd from your Bodies, and your Bodies divided each into four Quarters ; and those must be at the King's disposal. And God Almighty be merciful to your
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