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The Humorous Speaker: Being a Choice Collection of Amusing Pieces, Both in ... - Page 13
1853 - 408 pages
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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), George Walter Prothero - English literature - 1832
...of the Lords to stop the progress of Reform reminds me very forcibly of the great storm at Sidmouth, and of the conduct of the excellent Mrs. Partington...this sublime and terrible storm, Dame Partington, who lived upon the beach, was seen at the door of her house with mop and pattens, trundling her mop, squeezing...
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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), George Walter Prothero - English literature - 1832
...of the Lords to stop the progress of Reform reminds me very forcibly of the great storm at Sidmouth, and of the conduct of the excellent Mrs. Partington...occasion. In the winter of 1824, there set in a great fluod upon that town, the tide rose to an incredible height, the waves rushed in upon the houses, and...
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American Annual Register, Volume 6

Joseph Blunt - History - 1832
...occasion of the great storm at Sidmouth. A great flood set in upon the town — the waves rushed into the houses, and everything was threatened with destruction....sublime and terrible storm, Dame, Partington, who lived upon the beach, was seen at the door of her house with mop and pattens, trundling her mop, sweeping...
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Thoughts on African Colonization, Or, An Impartial Exhibition of the ...

William Lloyd Garrison - African Americans - 1832 - 236 pages
...Vim of the conduct of the excellent Mrs. Partington, during the great storrn at Sidmouth, in 1824. The tide rose to an incredible height ; the waves rushed in upon the houses, and every thing was threatened with destruction. In the midst of the fearful commotion of the elements,...
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Thoughts on African Colonization: Or an Impartial Exhibition of the ..., Part 1

William Lloyd Garrison - African Americans - 1832 - 234 pages
...reminded him of the conduct of the excellent Mrs. Partington, during the great storm at Sidmouth, in 1824. The tide rose to an incredible height ; the waves rushed in upon the houses, and every thing was threatened with destruction. In the midst of the fearful commotion of the elements,...
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The Works of the Rev. Sydney Smith, Volume 4

Sydney Smith - English literature - 1840
...the Lords to stop the progress of reform, reminds me very forcibly of the great storm of Sidmouth, and of the conduct of the excellent Mrs. Partington...height — the waves rushed in upon the houses, and every thing was threatened with destruction. In the midst of this sublime and terrible storm, Dame...
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The Knickerbocker: Or, New-York Monthly Magazine, Volume 24

Periodicals - 1844
...of the lords to stop the progress of reform reminds me very forcibly of the great storm of Sidmoulh, and of the conduct of the excellent Mrs. PARTINGTON...height ; the waves rushed in upon the houses, and every thin;; was threatened with destruction. In the midst of this sublime and terrible storm, Dame...
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The Works of the Rev. Sydney Smith, Volume 3

Sydney Smith - English literature - 1844
...the progress of reform, reminds Bc very forcibly of the great storm of Sidmouth, and of the eondnct of the excellent Mrs. Partington on that occasion....incredible height — the waves rushed in upon the hooĞes, and every thing was threatened with destruction. In the midst of this sublime and terrible...
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The Works of Sydney Smith

Sydney Smith - English literature - 1844 - 333 pages
...me very forcibly of the great storm of Sidmnuth, and uf the conduct of the excellent Mrs. Parlington on that occasion. In the winter of 1824, there set...incredible height — the waves rushed in upon the houses, anil every thing was threatened with destruction. In the midst of this sublime and terrible storm....
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The United States Democratic Review, Volume 14

United States - 1844
...me very forcibly of the great storm of Sidmouth, and of the conductof the excellent Mrs. Paningtoa on that occasion. In the winter of 1824, there set in a great flood upon that Urwa, — the tide rose to an incredible height, the waves rushed in upun the houses, and everything...
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