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" His natural spirits gave him rapture with his cook-maid, and cheerfulness when lie was starving in a garret. There was a great similitude between his character and that of Sir Richard Steele. He had the advantage both in learning, and, in my opinion,... "
The Works of the Right Honourable Lady Mary Wortley Montagu: Including Her ... - Page 260
by Lady Mary Wortley Montagu - 1805
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Select Reviews of Literature, and Spirit of the Foreign Magazines, Volume 2

Enos Bronson - Literature, Modern - 1809
...made him forget every thing when he was before a venison pasty, or over a flask of champaigne; and lam persuaded he has known more happy moments than any...cheerfulness •when he was starving in a garret." It may be averred that the dissipated habits of Fielding rendered him an improper intimate for a lady...
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Select Reviews, Volume 2

1809
...(even when he had with great pains half demolished it) made him forget every thing when he was hefore a venison pasty, or over a flask of champaigne; and...prince upon earth. His natural spirits gave him rapture 034 with his cook-maid, and cheerfulness when he was starving in a garret." It may he averred that...
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The British Prose Writers: Lady M.W. Montagu's Letters from France and Italy

British prose literature - 1821
...preferment being raking in the lowest sinks of vice and misery. I should think it a nobler and less nanseous employment to be one of the staffofficers that conduct...when he was starving in a garret. There was a great similitnde between his character and that of Sir Richard Steele. He had the advantage both in learning,...
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Chambers's Cyclopędia of English Literature: A History ..., Volumes 3-4

Robert Chambers - Authors, American - 1830
...venison-pasty, or over я lia; U (if champagne; and I am persuaded he has kno\vn more happy топь пь n gnrret.' Fielding's experience as a Middlesex justice was Unfavourable to his personal respectability;...
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The history of Tom Jones

Henry Fielding - English literature - 1832
...it) made him forget every evil, when he was before a venison-pasty, or over a flask of champagne ; and, I am persuaded, he has known more happy moments...rapture with his cook-maid, and cheerfulness when he was starring in a garret. There was a great similitude between his character and that of Sir Richard Steele....
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Biographical Memoirs of Eminent Novelists, and Other Distinguished ..., Volume 3

Walter Scott - English literature - 1834
...made him forget every evil, when he was before a venison-pasty, or over a flask of champaigue ; and 1 am persuaded he has known more happy moments than any prince upon earth. His natural spiritsgnvH him rapture with his cook-maid, and cheerfulness when hi- was starving in a garret. There...
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The Letters and Works of Lady Mary Wortley Montagu, Volume 3

Lady Mary Wortley Montagu - Authors, English - 1837
...who has succeeded him ; if Lord Berkeley f has left children ; and several trifles of that sort, that would be a satisfaction to my curiosity. I am sorry...great similitude between his character and that of * Married Augustus Henry Duke of Grafton, Jan. 29, 1756. f Augustus Earl of Berkeley died Jan. 9, 1755,...
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The Letters and Works of Lady Mary Wortley Montagu, Volume 2

Lady Mary Wortley Montagu - Authors, English - 1837
...and less nauseous employment to be. one of the staff-officers that conduct the noctunialAveddings. His happy constitution (even when he had, with great...gave him rapture with his cook-maid, and cheerfulness (1) Married Augustus Henry Duke of (irafton, Jan. 29, 1756. (-2) Augustus Earl of Berkeley died Jan,...
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Cyclopędia of English Literature: A History, Critical and ..., Volume 2

Robert Chambers - English literature - 1844
...demolished it, made him forget every evil when he was before a venisonpasty, or over a flask of champagne ; . Fielding's experience as a Middlesex justice was unfavourable to his personal respectability; but it...
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Cyclopędia of English literature, Volume 2

Robert Chambers - 1844
...demolished it, made him forget every evil when he was before a venisonpasty, or over a flask of champagne ; Fielding's experience as a Middlesex justice was unfavourable to his personal respectability; but it...
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