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1  The house to which Oliver had been conveyed, was in the neighborhood of Whitechapel.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XIX
2  After the lapse of a week or so, the Jew left the room-door unlocked; and he was at liberty to wander about the house.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XVIII
3  Mr. Sikes then seized the terrified boy by the collar with very little ceremony; and all three were quickly inside the house.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XVI
4  He finished the gin-and-water, and added, 'Oliver being now too old to remain here, the board have determined to have him back into the house.'
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER II
5  His conductor, catching him by the arm, pushed open the door of a house near Field Lane; and drawing him into the passage, closed it behind them.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER VIII
6  At length these subjects displayed signs of being thoroughly exhausted; and Mr. Chitling did the same: for the house of correction becomes fatiguing after a week or two.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XVIII
7  They belong to the old gentleman,' said Oliver, wringing his hands; 'to the good, kind, old gentleman who took me into his house, and had me nursed, when I was near dying of the fever.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XVI
8  That he had terminated his brief career in the place of his birth, by making a sanguinary and cowardly attack on an unoffending lad, and running away in the night-time from his master's house.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XVII
9  Having disposed of these evil-minded persons for the night, Mr. Bumble sat himself down in the house at which the coach stopped; and took a temperate dinner of steaks, oyster sauce, and porter.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XVII
10  The first sentence was addressed to Susan; and the exclamations of delight were uttered to Mr. Bumble: as the good lady unlocked the garden-gate: and showed him, with great attention and respect, into the house.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XVII
11  'Why, it's what I'm obliged to keep a little of in the house, to put into the blessed infants' Daffy, when they ain't well, Mr. Bumble,' replied Mrs. Mann as she opened a corner cupboard, and took down a bottle and glass.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER II
12  The parish authorities inquired with dignity of the workhouse authorities, whether there was no female then domiciled in 'the house' who was in a situation to impart to Oliver Twist, the consolation and nourishment of which he stood in need.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER II
13  They walked on, for some time, through the most crowded and densely inhabited part of the town; and then, striking down a narrow street more dirty and miserable than any they had yet passed through, paused to look for the house which was the object of their search.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER V
14  We only heard of the family the night before last,' said the beadle; 'and we shouldn't have known anything about them, then, only a woman who lodges in the same house made an application to the porochial committee for them to send the porochial surgeon to see a woman as was very bad.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER V
15  The coach rattled away, over nearly the same ground as that which Oliver had traversed when he first entered London in company with the Dodger; and, turning a different way when it reached the Angel at Islington, stopped at length before a neat house, in a quiet shady street near Pentonville.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XII
16  Oliver had looked from one to the other, while these words were being spoken, as if he were bewildered, and could scarecely understand what passed; but when Bill Sikes concluded, he jumped suddenly to his feet, and tore wildly from the room: uttering shrieks for help, which made the bare old house echo to the roof.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XVI
17  Oliver, having taken down the shutters, and broken a pane of glass in his effort to stagger away beneath the weight of the first one to a small court at the side of the house in which they were kept during the day, was graciously assisted by Noah: who having consoled him with the assurance that 'he'd catch it,' condescended to help him.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER V
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