He wanted but one thing now—and his whole kingdom did not weigh one pennyweight against it.
Of course I have 'counted the cost,'—I have weighed the question to a pennyweight!
An ounce is valued at eighteen dollars, a pennyweight at ninety cents, and so on.
It draws at sixty pounds—not a pennyweight too much for a man of your inches.
You shall stand on your conditions now; you shall have your pennyweight and full advantage, and the rigour of the pact.
A block of rock from the centre shaft showed 57 pennyweight to the ton.
True, she has got no more than her deserts; she has paid for her success, every pennyweight of it, in hard work and self-denial.
Gold of the same coin, and of Arabia, at five shillings the pennyweight.
"Gold's worth $21 an ounce and that's about a pennyweight, I guess," encouraged Archie.
"Eighteen and a half ounces, if I'm a pennyweight," said the woodcock.