The Gentleman in Black

E.L. Carey & A. Hart, 1835 - 225 ページ

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106 ページ - That worthy practitioner spake at great length about a great variety of papers, parchments,and deeds, with a greater variety of hard names than it would be worth while to enumerate on the present occasion : but they were all ' necessary,' at least so old Bagsby said. Another meeting was appointed, and as before, the high contracting parties met at old Bagsby's office. After the usual salutations, the gentleman in black begged to thank the lawyer for having given him a view of the inside of Newgate,...
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103 ページ - Crabseye himself, had been in the habit of passing forged notes. His poor victim felt as though his death warrant was signed, for he knew that at his own house many would be found, and that all his tradespeople must, with one accord, bring forth witnesses against him, if they produced any of the notes he had paid. Even old Bagsby twisted about his lower lip and jaw, niw it portentously, for many seconds; but recovering his composure, exclaimed, "Don't be alarmed, my dear Mr.
99 ページ - By all means,' replied the gentleman in black. 'Don't be alarmed, Mr. Maxwell, ' continued old Bagsby, ' I have no doubt we shall pull you through,' and he prosed a few minutes over the account, whilst his opponent sat smiling most contemptuously. ' You don't specify here,' said old Bagsby, ' in what manner these various sums were paid ; whether in specie, or hills, or notes.
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