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" Sidmouth and of the conduct of the excellent Mrs. Partington on that occasion. In the winter of 1824 there set in a great flood upon that town; the tide rose to an incredible height; the waves rushed in upon the houses; and everything was threatened with... "
The Humorous Speaker: Being a Choice Collection of Amusing Pieces, Both in ... - Page 13
1853 - 408 pages
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A Manual of Elocution Founded Upon the Philosophy of the Human Voice

M. S. Mitchell - Elocution - 1869 - 396 pages
...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...this sublime and terrible storm, Dame Partington who lived upon the beach, was seen at the door of her house, with mop and feathers, trundling her mop,...
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Historic Ninepins: A Book of Curiosities, where Old and Young May Read ...

John Timbs - History - 1869 - 348 pages
...Lords to stop the progress of reform reminds me very forcibly of the great storm off Sidmouth, and the conduct of the excellent Mrs. Partington on that...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 American Bibliopolist, Volume 1

American literature - 1869
...the Lords to stop the progress ot" reform, reminds me very forcibly of the great storm of Sidmouth, and of the conduct of the excellent Mrs. Partington...everything was threatened with destruction. In the midstof this sublime and terrible storm, Dame Partington, who lived upon the beach, was seen at the...
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The Wit and Wisdom of the Rev. Sydney Smith: A Selection of the Most ...

Sydney Smith - 1869 - 355 pages
...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 Western Monthly, Volumes 1-2

Francis Fisher Browne - 1869
...of 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...flood upon that town. The tide rose to an incredible hight; the waves rushed in upon the houses, and every thing was threatened with destruction. In the...
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The Lakeside Monthly, Volume 2

Francis Fisher Broune - 1869
...of 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...flood upon that town. The tide rose to an incredible hight; the waves rushed in upon the houses, and every thing was threatened with destruction. In the...
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Sabin & sons' American bibliopolist

Sabin J. and sons - 1869
...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 on that occasion. In the winter ot 1814, there set in a great flood upon that town — the tide rose to an incredible height — the...
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A Manual of Elocution Founded Upon the Philosophy of the Human Voice: With ...

M. S. Mitchell - Elocution - 1870 - 408 pages
...me very forcibly of the great storm of Sidmouth, and of the conduct of the excellent Mrs. Partiugton on that occasion. In the winter of 1824, there set...this sublime and terrible storm, Dame Partington who lived upon the beach, was seen at the door of her house, with mop and feathers, trundling her mop,...
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The Standard Fourth Reader: With Spelling and Defining Lessons, Exercises in ...

Epes Sargent - Readers - 1870 - 336 pages
...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 illustrated public school speaker and reader based on grammatical ...

Alexander Kennedy Isbister - Oratory - 1870 - 382 pages
...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...upon that town,— the tide rose to an incredible height,—the waves rushed in upon the houses, and everything was threatened with destruction. In the...
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