Nevertheless, he descended three steps from the court into which he had been directed, and pushed open the swing door, behind which Emil Sachs announced his desire to supply the world with dinners at eightpence
and vin ordinaire at fourpence the small bottle.
shaves off my profits as clean as a razor.
Boots and clothes is extra, and fires in winter-time is eightpence
It was no other than this-- Jim, who was always of a generous disposition, and when in his cups especially hospitable, had in the course of the night treated the Tutbury champion and the Rottingdean man, and their friends, twice or thrice to the refreshment of gin-and-water--so that no less than eighteen glasses of that fluid at eightpence
per glass were charged in Mr.
I calculated the consequences of replying "Four Hundred Pound," and finding them against me, went as near the answer as I could - which was somewhere about eightpence
Among other items, Messrs Peddle and Pool, solicitors, of Monument Yard, were instructed by their client Edward Dorrit, Esquire, to address a letter to Mr Arthur Clennam, enclosing the sum of twenty- four pounds nine shillings and eightpence
, being the amount of principal and interest computed at the rate of five per cent.
'Here's but seven and eightpence
halfpenny!' exclaimed Miss Wren, after reducing the heap to order.
"This is Grosvenor mixture at eightpence
an ounce," Holmes answered, knocking a little out on his palm.
Five shillings in the pound, six and- eightpence
, ten shillings?
Eight shillings for a bed and eightpence
for a glass of sherry pointed to one of the most expensive hotels.