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  1. Maurice. 1932–2004, New Zealand novelist
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Examples from the Web for shadbolt

Historical Examples

  • This is, as Mr. Shadbolt states, Professor Wheatstone's rule for distances.

    Notes and Queries, Number 192, July 2, 1853


  • It was in the "Yeoman of the Guard" revivals and my rle was Shadbolt.

  • Shadbolt handed him an invitation to dinner from the Warden.

    Sinister Street, vol. 2

    Compton Mackenzie

  • Shadbolt unlocked the door for Michael and Venner to pass out into the High.

    Sinister Street, vol. 2

    Compton Mackenzie

  • Mr. Shadbolt's photographs are of the highest merit, and they have been most beautifully reproduced by Messrs. Annan and Swan.