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1  If you do it well, a pound, my dear.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XLV
2  I'll pound it, that Barney's managing properly.
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3  'Three pound ten,' repeated Mr. Limbkins, firmly.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
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4  Say four pound, and you've got rid of him for good and all.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
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5  'I should say, three pound ten was plenty,' said Mr. Limbkins.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
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6  One pound, said Fagin, wishing to interest him in the scent as much as possible.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
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7  And notwithstanding a offered reward of ten pound, which was afterwards increased to twenty pound.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
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8  If there's anything queer about him when we once get into the work; in for a penny, in for a pound.
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9  Why here's one man that, in consideration of his wife and large family, has a quartern loaf and a good pound of cheese, full weight.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
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10  As he wouldn't go away, and shocked the company very much, our overseer sent him out a pound of potatoes and half a pint of oatmeal.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
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11  In other words, five pounds and Oliver Twist were offered to any man or woman who wanted an apprentice to any trade, business, or calling.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
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12  You are to say,' said Mr. Brownlow, glancing steadily at Grimwig; 'you are to say that you have brought those books back; and that you have come to pay the four pound ten I owe him.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
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13  I sold myself,' said Mr. Bumble, pursuing the same train of relection, 'for six teaspoons, a pair of sugar-tongs, and a milk-pot; with a small quantity of second-hand furniture, and twenty pound in money.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXXVII
14  Oliver was ordered into instant confinement; and a bill was next morning pasted on the outside of the gate, offering a reward of five pounds to anybody who would take Oliver Twist off the hands of the parish.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
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15  Mr. Gamfield's most sanguine estimate of his finances could not raise them within full five pounds of the desired amount; and, in a species of arithmetical desperation, he was alternately cudgelling his brains and his donkey, when passing the workhouse, his eyes encountered the bill on the gate.
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16  There are fourteen water-mills, six steam-engines, and a galvanic battery, always a-working upon it, and they can't make it fast enough, though the men work so hard that they die off, and the widows is pensioned directly, with twenty pound a-year for each of the children, and a premium of fifty for twins.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XLVIII
17  Mr. Gamfield smiled, too, as he perused the document; for five pounds was just the sum he had been wishing for; and, as to the boy with which it was encumbered, Mr. Gamfield, knowing what the dietary of the workhouse was, well knew he would be a nice small pattern, just the very thing for register stoves.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
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