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Hallam

[hal-uh m] /ˈhæl əm/
noun
1.
Arthur Henry, 1811–35, English poet and essayist.
2.
his father, Henry, 1777–1859, English historian.
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  • In the spring of this year he had written to Thompson: “Hallam announces himself this morning as not otherwise than unwell.”

  • Hallam and Heine, and all the cry of critics, are mistaken in this matter.

    The Man Shakespeare Frank Harris
  • "I should advise you not to interfere any further, Mrs. Hallam," he told her in a tone low, but charged with meaning.

    The Black Bag Louis Joseph Vance
  • "I am not a detective, Mrs. Hallam," announced the young man suddenly.

    The Black Bag Louis Joseph Vance
  • Hallam was a man below the medium size, a little stooped, and of quiet demeanor.

    The Old Pike Thomas B. Searight
  • "Perhaps you don't understand," admitted Mrs. Hallam sweetly.

    The Black Bag Louis Joseph Vance
  • Your correspondent observes also: "What Mr. Hallam calls an 'edition,' was the first publication."

  • I'll be only too glad, Mrs. Hallam, when I feel sure you'll do as much for yourself.

    The Black Bag Louis Joseph Vance
  • The woman would have led again, but young Hallam cut in, none too courteously.

    The Black Bag Louis Joseph Vance

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