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The Uncommercial Traveller

By: Charles Dickens

... The Un... ... The Uncommerci... ...iversity assumes any responsibility for the material con- tained within the document or for the file as an electronic transmission, in any way. The Un... ... assumes any responsibility for the material con- tained within the document or for the file as an electronic transmission, in any way. The Uncommerci... ...n the United Kingdom greatly cares for my opinion of its brandy or sherry. When I go upon my jour- neys, I am not usually rated at a low figure in the... ... I travel for the great house of Human Interest Brothers, and have rather a large connection in the fancy goods way. Literally speaking, I am always w... ...f as being then beside me, that I had purposed to myself to see, when I left home for Wales. I had heard of that clergy- man, as having buried many sc... ...the way was steep, and a horse and cart (in which it was wrapped in a sheet) were necessary, and three or four men, and, all things considered, it was... ...ost any important town on the continent of Europe—I find very striking after an absence of any dura- tion in foreign parts. London is shabby in contra...

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Speeches: Literary and Social

By: Charles Dickens

...Speeches: Literary and Social by by by by by Charles Dickens Charles Dickens Charles Dickens Charles Dickens Charles Dic... ...Speeches: Literary and Social by by by by by Charles Dickens Charles Dickens Charles Dickens Charles Dickens Charles Dickens A P... ...ectronic Classics Series Publication ii Speeches: Literary and Social by Charles Dickens is a publication of the Pennsylvania State Uni versity. ... ... Classics Series Publication ii Speeches: Literary and Social by Charles Dickens is a publication of the Pennsylvania State Uni versity. This Por... ...of his enthusiasm, and kindled at his example. But ev ery word which fell from his lips, and every demonstration of sympathy and approbation with whi... ...d together in inseparable connexion, and that I had never known them apart from you. Speeches: Literary and Social 7 It is a difficult thing for a ma... ...out a thrill of gratitude and pleasure. I shall love while I have life her people, her hills, and her houses, and even the very stones of her streets.... ...—to ap peal as a stranger to your generosity and kindness as the fre est people on the earth—I could, putting some restraint upon myself, stand amon... ... of the great public, than the great public, on their road from Torquay to Aberdeen, can do without them. Therefore, I desire to ask the public whethe...

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A Child's History of England

By: Charles Dickens

...A CHILD S HISTORY OF ENGLAND by Charles Dickens A Penn State Electronic Classics Series Publication A Chil... ...A CHILD S HISTORY OF ENGLAND by Charles Dickens A Penn State Electronic Classics Series Publication A Child’s Hist... ...e Electronic Classics Series Publication A Child’s History of England by Charles Dickens is a publication of the Pennsylvania State Univer sity. ... ...onic Classics Series Publication A Child’s History of England by Charles Dickens is a publication of the Pennsylvania State Univer sity. This Por... ...ea was not alive, then, with great ships and brave sailors, sailing to and from all parts of the world. It was very lonely. The Is lands lay solitary... ... nothing of them. It is supposed that the Phoenicians, who were an ancient people, famous for carrying on trade, came A Child’s Histroy of England 8... ...iling over to the opposite coasts of France and Belgium, and saying to the people there, ‘We have been to those white cliffs across the water, which y... ...hose white cliffs across the water, which you can see in fine weather, and from that country, which is called Britain, we bring this tin and lead,’ te... ... arm was sent to Newcastle, his left arm to Berwick, his legs to Perth and Aberdeen. But, if King Edward had had his body cut into inches, and had sen...

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Great Expectations

By: Charles Dickens

...GREAT EXPECTATIONS by Charles Dickens A Penn State Electronic Classics Series Publication Great Expectat... ...A Penn State Electronic Classics Series Publication Great Expectations by Charles Dickens is a publication of the Pennsylvania State University. This... ...tate Electronic Classics Series Publication Great Expectations by Charles Dickens is a publication of the Pennsylvania State University. This Portabl... ... the file as an electronic transmission, in any way. Great Expectations by Charles Dickens, the Pennsylvania State University, Electronic Classics Ser... ... my first fancies regarding what they were like, were unreasonably derived from their tombstones. The shape of the letters on my father’s, gave me an ... ... an odd idea that he was a square, stout, dark man, with curly black hair. From the character and turn of the in- scription, “ Also Georgiana Wife of ... ...ds, he looked in my young eyes as if he were eluding the hands of the dead people, stretching up cautiously out of their graves, to get a twist upon h... ... said she, “I didn’t bring you up 14 Great Expectations by hand to badger people’s lives out. It would be blame to me, and not praise, if I had. Peop... ...’s Gate, and we were in among the tiers of shipping. Here, were the Leith, Aberdeen, and Glasgow steam- ers, loading and unloading goods, and looking ...

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