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Rudge

extorts to achieve personal ends. [Br. Lit.: Barnaby Rudge]

Rudge

murders master and gardener. [Br. Lit.: Barnaby Rudge]
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I liked 'David Copperfield,' and 'Barnaby Rudge,' and
7] If the invasion of the legitimate sphere of prose in England by the spirit of poetry, weaker or stronger, has been something far deeper than is indicated by that tendency to write unconscious blank verse, which has made it feasible to transcribe about one-half of Dickens's otherwise so admirable Barnaby Rudge in blank-verse lines, a tendency (outdoing our old friend M.
It is altogether a place that you won't forget, a place to open a man's soul, and make him prophesy, as he looks down on that great Vale spread out as the garden of the Lord before him, and wave on wave of the mysterious downs behind, and to the right and left the chalk hills running away into the distance, along which he can trace for miles the old Roman road, "the Ridgeway" ("the Rudge," as the country folk call it), keeping straight along the highest back of the hills--such a place as Balak brought Balaam to, and told him to prophesy against the people in the valley beneath.
A dreadful day it was for young Dobbin when one of the youngsters of the school, having run into the town upon a poaching excursion for hardbake and polonies, espied the cart of Dobbin & Rudge, Grocers and Oilmen, Thames Street, London, at the Doctor's door, discharging a cargo of the wares in which the firm dealt.
We call him Figs because his father is a Grocer--Figs & Rudge, Thames St.
And far enough they might have looked for poor Mr Rudge the steward, whose body--scarcely to be recognised by his clothes and the watch and ring he wore--was found, months afterwards, at the bottom of a piece of water in the grounds, with a deep gash in the breast where he had been stabbed with a knife.
Perverted Luke Rudge was sentenced to 14 month - and a further EIGHT YEARS on licence following his release - after being dubbed a high risk to the public.
Luke Rudge then followed up that bizarre behaviour at Leamington library by sniff-sniffing the woman's boots, which she had taken off, telling her she had beautiful feet.
SOPRANO Kathryn Rudge will have the memory of her dad firmly in her thoughts when she sings at the Royal Liverpool Hospital's charity carol concert.
The Rudge sisters, who were the daughters of Birmingham brass founder and chandelier maker Henry Rudge and his wife Annie, are featured in the latest update to the Oxford Dictionary of National Biography.
Commercial lawyer Alan Rudge, who was first elected to the Birmingham City Council chamber in 1976, was replaced as candidate last summer following a furious bust-up with regional officials over new selection processes and demands and vetting placed on candidates.
Organiser ITE Group has announced appointment of Nik Rudge as the new regional director.