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ANGEL. An ancient English coin of the value of ten shillings sterling. Jac. L. D. h.t.

References in classic literature ?
"It was ordered by Mr Angel Clare, and should have been sent to him."
He went home pale and dejected, and called Angel into his study.
This language was rather more than I could bear, even from an angel; so, plucking up courage, I seized a salt-cellar which lay within reach, and hurled it at the head of the intruder.
"Mein Gott !" said the Angel of the Odd, apparently much softened at my distress; "mein Gott, te man is eder ferry dronk or ferry zorry.
As Adam lay a-dreaming beneath the Apple Tree, The Angel of the Air he offered all the Air in fee.
As Adam lay a-dreaming beneath the Apple Tree, The Angel of the Fire rose up and not a word said he.
GOOD ANGEL. Sweet Faustus, leave that execrable art.
GOOD ANGEL. O, they are means to bring thee unto heaven!
Hosmer Angel vanish from your memory, as he has done from your life."
"Missing," it said, "on the morning of the fourteenth, a gentleman named Hosmer Angel. About five ft.
While the old man told this story, Raoul looked at Christine's blue eyes and golden hair; and Christine thought that Lotte was very lucky to hear the Angel of Music when she went to sleep.
No one ever sees the Angel; but he is heard by those who are meant to hear him.