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premise
used in Oliver Twist

3 uses
  • 'We had better inspect the premises first, and examine the servants afterwards.
    Chapter 31 — Involves a Critical Position (18% in)
  • Taking the bread under his arm, the young gentlman turned into a small public-house, and led the way to a tap-room in the rear of the premises.
    Chapter 8 — Oliver Walks to London. He encounters on the Road a.... (55% in)
  • With these words, the beadle strode, with a lofty and gloomy air, from the undertaker's premises.
    Chapter 27 — Atones for the Unpoliteness of a Former Chapter; Which.... (98% in)

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