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- noun Plural form of
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"in making extracts from one of our manuscript folio volumes, for the purpose of insertion in the different metropolitan daily papers; -- here they are" -- taking a small bundle from his pocket, tied round with red tape, -- "one for each paper: permit me, gentlemen, for a moment just to look over the endorsations."
Real Life In London, Volumes I. and II. Or, The Rambles And Adventures Of Bob Tallyho, Esq., And His Cousin, The Hon. Tom Dashall, Through The Metropolis; Exhibiting A Living Picture Of Fashionable Characters, Manners, And Amusements In High And Low Life (1821)