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Leyland

[ley-luh nd] /ˈleɪ lənd/
noun
1.
a town in Lancashire, N England.
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  • The rest glanced around in our direction, and Mrs. Leyland laughed mischievously.

    The Mistress of Bonaventure Harold Bindloss
  • It will ever be to Leyland's credit that he left the work alone.

    The Life of James McNeill Whistler Elizabeth Robins Pennell
  • For these eminent services to the state he was rewarded with the manor of Leyland, from which he took his name.

    Memoirs Charles Godfrey Leland
  • Mr. Leyland was considered one of the most discriminating patrons of his time.

    Whistler T. Martin Wood
  • "I'll go no other way if I have to swim," said Leyland grimly.

    The Mistress of Bonaventure Harold Bindloss
  • Leyland only saw the development of "that unspeakable Philistine, the boy."

  • The first of these is 'Morley Hall,' which he was writing for his friend Leyland, but which he never lived to finish.

    The Bront Family, Vol. 2 of 2 Francis A. Leyland
  • A year later Leyland took up his residence in the metropolis.

    The Bront Family, Vol. 1 of 2 Francis A. Leyland

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