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spectacle
used in The Mill on the Floss

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a notable or unusual sight
  • Still Lucy wished Maggie to enjoy the spectacle also, especially as she would doubtless find a name for the toad, and say what had been his past history; for Lucy had a delighted semibelief in Maggie's stories about the live things they came upon by accident,—how Mrs. Earwig had a wash at home, and one of her children had fallen into the hot copper, for which reason she was running so fast to fetch the doctor.
    1.10 -- Book 1 Chapter 10 -- Maggie Behaves Worse Than She Expected (10% in)

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