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Notes and Queries, Number 197, August 6, 1853 A Medium of Inter-communication for Literary Men, Artists, Antiquaries, Genealogists, etc.   By:

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Notes and Queries, Number 197, August 6, 1853 offers a fascinating glimpse into the world of literary men, artists, antiquaries, genealogists, and more. The various contributors provide a wide range of insights and information, making this edition a valuable resource for anyone interested in these fields.

The topics covered in this issue are diverse, ranging from discussions on historical events and figures to debates on language and literature. The depth of knowledge displayed by the contributors is impressive, and readers are sure to find something of interest in each section.

One of the standout features of this publication is the sense of community it fosters among its readers. The letters and queries submitted by readers spark lively debates and prompt further exploration of the topics at hand. This sense of collaboration is one of the great strengths of Notes and Queries, making it a truly unique and engaging read.

Overall, Notes and Queries, Number 197, August 6, 1853 is a valuable resource for anyone looking to expand their knowledge and engage with a community of like-minded individuals. The blend of historical information, literary analysis, and personal anecdotes makes for a truly enriching reading experience.

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Transcriber's note: A few typographical errors have been corrected: they are listed at the end of the text.




"When found, make a note of." CAPTAIN CUTTLE.

No. 197.] SATURDAY, AUGUST 6. 1853. [Price Fourpence. Stamped Edition 5d.


NOTES: Page High Church and Low Church 117 Concluding Notes on several misunderstood Words, by the Rev. W. R. Arrowsmith 120 Sneezing an Omen and a Deity, by T. J. Buckton 121 Abuses of Hackney Coaches 122 Shakspeare Correspondence, by C. Mansfield Ingleby, Thomas Falconer, &c. 123

MINOR NOTES: Falsified Gravestone in Stratford Churchyard Barnacles in the River Thames Note for London Topographers The Aliases and Initials of Authors Pure Darling's "Cyclopædia Bibliographica" 124

QUERIES: Delft Manufacture, by O. Morgan 125

MINOR QUERIES: The Withered Hand and Motto "Utinam" History of York "Hauling over the coals" Dr... Continue reading book >>

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