Encloseland

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  • Next D'Encloseland appeared and he was seen to shake hands with Mr Sweater, whom he referred to as `My friend'. Cited from Ragged Trousered Philanthropists by Rob't Tressell
  • Harlow had a green ribbon in his buttonhole, but Easton wore D'Encloseland's colours. Cited from Ragged Trousered Philanthropists by Rob't Tressell
  • Sir Graball D'Encloseland had been promoted to yet a higher post in the service of the country that he owned such a large part of; he was not only to have a higher and more honourable position, but also - as was nothing but right - a higher salary. Cited from Ragged Trousered Philanthropists by Rob't Tressell
  • Fights used to take place, often between workmen, about the respective merits of Adam Sweater and Sir Graball D'Encloseland. Cited from Ragged Trousered Philanthropists by Rob't Tressell
  • Next, the names of the two candidates were slid into sight, the figures were still missing, but D'Encloseland's name was on top, and a hoarse roar of triumph came from the throats of his admirers. Cited from Ragged Trousered Philanthropists by Rob't Tressell
  • It wasn't fair because while they - the leading Liberals - had been treating the electors with the contemptuous indifference that is customary, Sir Graball D'Encloseland had been most active amongst his constituents for months past, cunningly preparing for the contest. Cited from Ragged Trousered Philanthropists by Rob't Tressell