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Example sentences from the Web for by-street
The boarding-house, an old and dilapidated building, was in a bystreet convenient to the harbour.At Sunwich Port, Complete|W.W. Jacobs
He left his hotel and took a lodging in the nearest bystreet to Mr. Restall's palace at Kensington.Little Novels|Wilkie Collins
Faustina stood at the opening of the little bystreet and saw the doomed mans heavy tread.Christ Legends|Selma Lagerlf
It was a spirited sight to see them come leaping fences, tearing around corners, swarming out of every bystreet and alley.Those Extraordinary Twins|Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens)