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" Some of our maids sitting up late last night to get things ready against our feast to-day, Jane called us up about three in the morning, to tell us of a great fire they saw in the City. "
Time's Telescope for ... ; Or, A Complete Guide to the Almanack - Page 217
1826
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The Gentleman's Magazine, Volume 95, Part 2; Volume 138

Early English newspapers - 1825
...Lord's day. Some of our maids sitting up late last night to get things ready against our feast to day, Jane called us up about three in the morning to tell...her window, and thought to be on the back side of Markc-lane at the farthest, but being unused to such fires as followed, I thought it far enough off,...
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The Gentleman's Magazine, Volume 95

1825
...The following description of the Fire of London will T>e found interesting: 11 Sept. 9. Lord's day. Some of our maids sitting up late last night to get things ready against our feast to day, Jane called us up about three in the morning to tell us of a great fire they saw in the City....
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Londiniana: Or, Reminiscences of the British Metropolis: Including ..., Volume 1

Edward Wedlake Brayley - London (England) - 1829
...Some of our Maids sitting up late last night, to get ready for our feast today, Jane called us up at three in the morning', to tell us of a great fire...my night-gown, and went to her window, and thought it to he on the hack side of Mark-lane, but being unused to such fires as followed, I thought it far...
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London, Volumes 1-2

Charles Knight - London (England) - 1841
...let us not anticipate. It was on the " Lord's Day," says Pepys, the 3rd of September, 1666, that " some of our maids sitting up late last night to get...So I rose and slipped on my night-gown, and went to the window; and thought it to be on the back-side of Mark Lane at the farthest, but. being unused to...
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The Gentleman's Magazine, and Historical Chronicle, for the Year ..., Volume 178

English essays - 1845
...of Sept. 2, 1666, commenced the dreadful fire of London. Pepys writes : " 1666, Sep. 2 (Lord's day). Some of our maids sitting up late last night to get...the city. So I rose, and slipped on my nightgown," &c. His description of the fire is extremely interesting. It was natural that so active a person and...
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The Gentleman's Magazine

Early English newspapers - 1845
...of Sept. 2, 1666, commenced the dreadful fire of London. Pepys writes : " 1666, Sep. 2 (Lord's day). Some of our maids sitting up late last night to get things ready against our feast to-day, Jane caller) us up about three in the morning, to tell us of a great fire they saw in the city. So I rose,...
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Diary and correspondence of Samuel Pepys, with a life and notes by ..., Volume 3

Samuel [collections] Pepys - 1848
...many more young sparks: but we hid ourselves, so as we think they did not see us. 2d. (Lord's day.) Some of our maids sitting up late last night to get...my night-gown, and went to her window; and thought it to be on the back-side of Marke-lane at the farthest; but, being unused to such fires as followed,...
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The Juvenile companion, and Sunday-school hive [afterw.] The ..., Volumes 24-25

1871
...interesting article on his Diary in our Large Magazine for March. " September 2nd, 1666, Lord's day. Jane called us up about three in the morning, to tell us of a Great Fire they saw in the City. * * * We saw the fire as one entire areh ot fire from this to the other side of the bridge. * * * It...
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London and its celebrities, a second series of literary and historical ...

John Heneage Jesse - 1850
...in Seething Lane, Crutched Friars, thus writes under date the 2nd of September : — " Lord's Day. Some of our maids sitting up late last night, to get things midy against our feast to-day, Jane called us up about three in the morning, to tell us of a great...
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The pupil-teachers' guide to a more intellectual method of teaching simple ...

William Bellamy (headmaster of Norwich diocesan model sch.) - Arithmetic - 1853 - 209 pages
...get things ready against onr feast to-day, Jane called ns up abont three in the morning to tell ns of a Great Fire they saw in the city. So I rose and slipped on my night-gown and went to the window .... bnt, being unnsed to such fires as followed, I thonght it far enongh off; and so went...
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