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Surveyorship   Listen
noun
Surveyorship  n.  The office of a surveyor.






Collaborative International Dictionary of English 0.48








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"Surveyorship" Quotes from Famous Books



... one exceedingly insolent attack on Scott himself, which Scott seems, after at first resenting it (and yet Hogg tells us elsewhere that he never resented any such thing), to have forgiven. He had also some not clearly known employments of the factorship or surveyorship kind; he was much patronised by two worthy hatters, Messrs. Grieve and Scott, and in 1813 the book which contains all his best verse, The Queen's Wake, was published. It was deservedly successful; but, ...
— Essays in English Literature, 1780-1860 • George Saintsbury



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