Sellers


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English comic actor (1925-1980)

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In the studio with Beverley she found Reginald Sellers, standing in a critical attitude before the easel.
242, buyer 30; one forty-niner--damaged--at L23, seller ten, no
Flour will be two dollars a pound, or ten, and no sellers.
The second resolution, which recognised the expediency of immediately abolishing 'all muffin (or crumpet) sellers, all traders in muffins (or crumpets) of whatsoever description, whether male or female, boys or men, ringing hand-bells or otherwise,' was moved by a grievous gentleman of semi-clerical appearance, who went at once into such deep pathetics, that he knocked the first speaker clean out of the course in no time.
I wanted a post-office, and sellers of tobacco, stationery, powder and shot.
He therefore proceeded immediately to castigation: and not contented with that he acquainted Mr Allworthy, at their next meeting, with this monstrous crime, as it appeared to him: inveighing against Tom in the most bitter terms, and likening him to the buyers and sellers who were driven out of the temple.
Those sellers of spirits are great scoundrels generally.
They were jumbled together in a most unsightly fashion, in the middle of the road; to the great obstruction of the thoroughfare and the annoyance of passengers, who were fain to make their way, as they best could, among carts, baskets, barrows, trucks, casks, bulks, and benches, and to jostle with porters, hucksters, waggoners, and a motley crowd of buyers, sellers, pick- pockets, vagrants, and idlers.
The shops sold goods that only poverty could buy, and sellers and buyers were pinched and griped alike.
I am apt to think that a division of the duty, between the seller and the buyer, more often happens than is commonly imagined.
These specialites in trade are of frequent occurrence in Paris, and form a pleasant bond of union between the buyer and seller, which gives a particular zest to this sort of commerce, and not unfrequently a particular value to goods.
The physician with his theory, rather obtained from than corrected by experiments on the human constitution; the pious, self- denying, laborious, and ill-paid missionary; the half-educated, litigious, envious, and disreputable lawyer, with his counterpoise, a brother of the profession, of better origin and of better character; the shiftless, bargaining, discontented seller of his “betterments;” the plausible carpenter, and most of the others, are more familiar to all who have ever dwelt in a new country.
Well, be it so; I lay," said Malicorne, curious to know how this seller of clothes would get through.
As for the chopping of bargains, when a man buys not to hold but to sell over again, that commonly grindeth double, both upon the seller, and upon the buyer.
He had just received a box of new books from his London book- seller, and had preferred the prospect of a quiet Sunday at home with his spoils.