Contemporary Examples

Scotland Says Resounding ‘No’ to Independence Nico Hines September 18, 2014

Historical Examples

The Quest Frederik van Eeden
The Caxtons, Complete Edward Bulwer-Lytton
Letters of a Woman Homesteader Elinore Pruitt Stewart
Ainslee’s magazine, Volume 16, No. 3, October, 1905 Various
The Drums Of Jeopardy Harold MacGrath
To Tell You the Truth Leonard Merrick
Aaron’s Rod D. H. Lawrence
The Camerons of Highboro Beth B. Gilchrist
Honey-Sweet Edna Turpin


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