- Cities shall no longer spring up like amorphous patches of skunk cabbage, misshapen, loutish, by every tuppeny estuary or frail river.
- Artists afterwards famed sometimes got bread by engraving the penny cards, the tuppeny cardsBlake, Flaxman, Cruikshank.
- Once, during the abortive 1905 revolution, almost as a prank, young Boris rushed out to display "my tuppeny-ha'penny revolutionism which went no further than bravado in the face .
- Ian Hamilton in Telegraph.co.uk
And they didn't even acknowledge it,Hamilton tells me from his home near Connell. "It amuses me that for the price of a tuppeny stamp the Nelsons could now own a much larger estate. When I ever see members of the family in the local shops...