bargain for


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Oh, my dear fellow, if I go into the history of my family I shall give you more than you bargain for.
No, on the contrary, I bargain for that," said Newman.
He was sensible of the value of appearances as an investment, and liked to dress well; but he drove a bargain for every moveable about him, from the coat on his back to the china on his breakfast-table; and every bargain by representing somebody's ruin or somebody's loss, acquired a peculiar charm for him.