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Beni 4 Jun 2014, 02:28 by John Simpson

A postcard from Bolivia - Una tarjeta postal de Bolivia   U 16.472-4: He fumbled out a picture postcard from his inside pocket, which seemed to be in its way ... were handled by the postal system of Great Britain, and an estimated billion in Germany. No postal figures are available from Bolivia, but the availability of postmarked cards suggests that ...

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duodene 28 Nov 2013, 13:45 by JJON Editors

Duodenal harmony   U 11.323-5 : A duodene of birdnotes chirruped bright treble answer under sensitive hands. Brightly the keys, all twinkling, linked, all harpsichording, called to a voice to ... myth remains a moot point. John Simpson Search by keyword (within this site) Music  Germany  Songs  Myths  Chinese  1 The text was also published in book form in 1874 by ...

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Hainau 29 Feb 2016, 12:42 by John Simpson

Heinous Hainau and the Blooms   U 17.868-9: […] blond, born of two dark, she had blond ancestry, remote a violation, Herr Hauptmann Hainau, Austrian army Franz Stanzel was the ... so revolting, but truth and the wrongs of Italy demand it. (p. 131)      In Germany, satirical papers like Kladderadatsch, Mephistopheles or Almanach zum Lachen caricatured and derided Haynau, for example ...

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Claffey 30 Aug 2013, 02:10 by John Simpson

Pat Claffey and the Dublin convents   U 8.153-4: Molly tasting it, her veil up. Sister? Pat Claffey, the pawnbroker’s daughter. It was a nun they say invented ... Journal (1893) 15 August p. 1 Search by keyword (within this site) Religion  Trade  Germany  Money  Back to top 1 Freeman’s Journal (1883), 11 June. 2 Freeman’s Journal ...

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Brown 31 May 2015, 02:23 by John Simpson

Mr Brown, Mr Robinson, and the average Joe   U 16.536-8: A great opportunity there certainly was for push and enterprise to meet the travelling needs of the public ... Jones, and Robinson: Being the History of What they Saw, and Did, in Belgium, Germany, Switzerland & Italy , published by Punch caricaturist Richard Doyle in 1853. The adventures of the three ...

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kish 9 Jun 2017, 06:48 by John Simpson

Kishes, brogues, and ignorance   U 8.894-5: ignorant as a kish of brogues, worth fifty thousand pounds Commentators often have difficulty tracing the continuum from a literal expression to ... directs a bureau which gives tone to [a] great part of the journalism of Germany, and yet, before I conversed with him with regard to Ireland, he was as ignorant ...

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eyrie 30 Aug 2013, 02:10 by John Simpson

Observing from his quaint-perched aerie   Joyce’s early poem Et Tu, Healy, written at the age of nine after the death of Parnell in October 1891, survives only in ... 1960). 4 John Simpson Search by keyword (within this site) Poetry  Politics  Parnell  Literature  Germany  Back to top 1 Stanislaus Joyce My brother's keeper: James Joyce's early years ...

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Elster Grime 29 Nov 2013, 12:49 by JJON Editors

Elster and Grime and the Grand Old Opera   U 6.184-7 : Hoardings: Eugene Stratton. Mrs Bandmann Palmer. Could I go and see Leah tonight, I wonder. [...] Or the Lily ... name of Mary Violetta Larnach (née Riddle), born in 1864 in London, trained in Germany,   but known as the ‘Australian soprano’ from the country in where she lived for ten ...

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fox 5 Oct 2018, 10:18 by John Simpson

Free fox, free hen-roost   U 15.1692-7: No more patriotism of barspongers and dropsical impostors. Free money, free rent, free love and a free lay church in a ... revealed by Herr von Bethmann Hollweg, shows that the quality of "freedom" at which Germany aims is that once described by an Austrian essayist as the "free fox in the ...

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Field 29 Nov 2013, 12:35 by JJON Editors

William Field, the bard with the tumbling hair at Queen Dido’s banquet   U 12.829-30: Hairy Iopas, says the citizen, that exploded volcano, the darling of all countries ... he had to decline) to the USA and Uruguay and paid visits to Hungary, Germany, France, Belgium and Holland.          Why the citizen calls him an exploded volcano is not entirely ...

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