interested party

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See: privy, prospect
References in classic literature ?
She was an interested party in what seemed a death-struggle--was not one of the fighters her Joe?
I expect to be a highly interested party to a wedding, shortly to take place.
Don't you see that he is an interested party and that it may be very well for him to wish me to know nothing of the suit, and care nothing about it, but that it may not be quite so well for me?
Now while Peleg was vainly trying to mend a pen with his jack-knife, old Bildad, to my no small surprise, considering that he was such an interested party in these proceedings; Bildad never heeded us, but went on mumbling to himself out of his book, Lay not up for yourselves treasures upon earth, where moth--