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He tried some small prefatory Siege or scalade of Pesth; could not do it; and came his ways home again, as the best course.History Of Friedrich II. of Prussia, Vol. III. (of XXI.)|Thomas Carlyle
Wentworth starts building batteries, in spite of the rain-deluges; then stops building;—decides to do it by scalade, after all.History of Friedrich II. of Prussia, Vol. XII. (of XXI.)|Thomas Carlyle
See, my lads, yonder are likely to be some short ladders; these we will splice with rope, and so make the scalade!Francezka|Molly Elliot Seawell