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Usage examples for O'Shea

  1. But niver a step in the lot was lighter, An' divvle a boulder among the bhoys, Than Phelim O'Shea me dynamither, Me illigant arthist in clock- work toys. – Green Bays. Verses and Parodies by Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch
  2. How are you, O'Shea – Back To Billabong by Mary Grant Bruce
  3. " Give place, Mr O'Shea to a man of superior knowledge to yourself," exclaimed Doctor Murphy. – Paddy Finn by W. H. G. Kingston
  4. " You have it, sir," answered O'Shea quietly. – No Man's Land by H. C. McNeile
  5. " The city once the abode of the flower of Andalusian nobility," says the intelligent O'Shea in his Guide to Spain, " is inhabited chiefly by administradores of the absentee senorio; their 'solares' are desert and wretched, the streets ill paved though clean, and the whitewashed houses unimportant, low, and denuded of all art and meaning, either past or present." – Familiar Spanish Travels by W. D. Howells
  6. " 'Twas the masther, not thim, I conthracted to pay: 'Tis a quare kind of business," said Peter O'Shea – Lyra Frivola by A. D. Godley
  7. For the drawings other than those of which another source is specified I have to thank Miss M. O'Shea on whom has occasionally fallen the difficult task of giving ocular form to the mental visions of one who happens to be no draughtsman. – Life in the Roman World of Nero and St. Paul by T. G. Tucker
  8. And with the rise of the curtain Jimmy O'Shea had stepped on to the boards; for no man who knew him could ever hear the word bayonet without recalling him, if only for a second. – No Man's Land by H. C. McNeile
  9. " Ho, ho, 'Macy O'Shea ' is it? – By Reef and Palm by Louis Becke
  10. O'Shea claims that many brain workers are far short of their highest grade of efficiency because of starving their brains from poor diet. – The Mind and Its Education by George Herbert Betts
  11. In New York Tablet for 1880, a letter from Daniel O'Shea who stated that for a large number of years he was a resident in Killarney. – The Reminiscences of an Irish Land Agent by S.M. Hussey
  12. He went on; and that was the last time I saw Jimmy O'Shea alive. – No Man's Land by H. C. McNeile
  13. John Augustus O'Shea better known, perhaps, as " The Irish Bohemian", also deserves remembrance for his quarter of a century's work as special correspondent in Europe- including Paris during the siege- for the London Standard. – The Glories of Ireland by Edited by Joseph Dunn and P.J. Lennox
  14. I looked up to see Jimmy O'Shea beside me. – No Man's Land by H. C. McNeile
  15. O'Shea would nod approvingly. – No Man's Land by H. C. McNeile
  16. The woman somewhat naturally did not understand a word; but O'Shea had a way with women and children, wherein lay the charm of his strange mixture of character. – No Man's Land by H. C. McNeile
  17. It is the material side of which the men such as Jimmy O'Shea are the teachers. – No Man's Land by H. C. McNeile
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