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" ... head), yet the inhabitants will tell you there that she was conveyed from her usual chamber where she lay to another where the bed's head of the chamber stood close to a privy postern door, where they in the night came and stifled her in her bed,... "
The journey-book of England. Berkshire (Derbyshire, Hampshire, Kent). - Page 125
by England - 1840
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The Antiquities of Berkshire. With a Large Appendix of Many ..., Volume 1

Elias Ashmole - Berkshire (England) - 1723 - 340 pages
...flood clofe to a privy Poftern Door, where they in the Night came and ftifled her in her Bed, bruifed her Head very much, broke her Neck, and at length...thereby believing the World •would have thought it a mifchance, and fo have blinded their Villany. But behold the Mercy and Juftice of God, in revenging...
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The Antiquities of Berkshire, Volume 1

Elias Ashmole - Berkshire (England) - 1723 - 342 pages
...flood clofe to a privy -Poftern Door, where they in the Night came and ftifled her in her Bed, bruiied her Head very much, broke her Neck, and at length...thereby believing the World would have thought it a mifchance, and fo have blinded their Villany. But behold the Mercy and Juftice of God, in revenging...
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An Historical Account of Cumner: With Some Particulars of the Traditions ...

Hugh Usher Tighe - Cumner - 1821 - 100 pages
...head of the chamber stood close to a privy postern door, where they, in the night came and stifled her in her bed, bruised her head very much, broke...and discovering this Lady's murder ; for one of the perc sons that was a coadjutor in this murder, was afterwards taken for a felony in the Marches of...
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Laneham's Letter Describing the Magnificent Pageants Presented Before Queen ...

Robert Laneham - English drama - 1821 - 158 pages
...bed's-head of the chamber stood close to a privy postern door, where they in the night came and stifled her in her bed, bruised her head very much, broke...thought it a mischance, and so have blinded their villainy. But behold the mercy and justice of God, in revenging and discovering .this Lady's murder...
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The Gentleman's Magazine, Volume 91, Part 2; Volume 130

Early English newspapers - 1821 - 734 pages
...close to a privy postern door, where her murderers, in the night time, came and stifled her in herbed, bruised her head very much, broke her neck, and at length flung her down stairs." Now although the inhabitants of dimmer retain no tradition of the chamber to which she was removed,...
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Gentleman's Magazine: and Historical Chronicle, Volume 130

1821 - 720 pages
...postern door, where her murderers, in the night time, came and stifled her in her bed, bruised her bead very much, broke her neck, and at length flung her down stairs." Now although the inhabitants of Cumner retain no tradition of the chamber to which she was removed,...
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The Midland Minstrel: Consisting Chiefly of Traditionary Tales and Local Legends

Thomas Gillet - Folklore - 1822 - 158 pages
...of the chamber stood close to a privy postern door, where they, in the night, came and stiflerfner in her bed, bruised her head very much, broke her...it a mischance, and so have blinded their villany." — Ashmole's Antiquities of Berkshire. M 2 • •- ' ,This cruel mwder was perpetrated on the night...
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The London Quarterly Review, Volumes 38-39

1828 - 592 pages
...head of the chamber stood close to a privy postern door, where they in the night came, and stifled her in her bed ; bruised her head very much ; broke...it a mischance, and so have blinded their villany." Nor was this plan of violence adopted till after they had vainly attempted to destroy her by poison,...
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The Quarterly Review, Volume 38

William Gifford, Sir John Taylor Coleridge, John Gibson Lockhart, Whitwell Elwin, William Macpherson, William Smith, Sir John Murray (IV), Rowland Edmund Prothero (Baron Ernle) - English literature - 1828 - 646 pages
...head of the chamber stood close to a privy postern door, where they in the night came, and stifled her in her bed ; bruised her head very much ; broke...it a mischance, and so have blinded their villany." Nor was this plan of violence adopted till after they had vainly attempted to destroy her by poison,...
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Queen Elizabeth and Her Times: A Series of Original Letters ..., Volume 1

Thomas Wright - Great Britain - 1838 - 610 pages
...bed's head of the chamber stood close to a privy postern door, where they in the night came and stifled her in her bed, bruised her head very much, broke...thought it a mischance, and so have blinded their 1500.] KING OF SWEDEN EXPECTED. 47 Oxford. The cost of the funerall esteemed at better then two thousand...
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