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" ... why this cruelty to the humble, to the meek, to the undiscerning, to the thoughtless? Nor age, nor business, nor distress can erase the dear image from my imagination. In the same week, I saw her dressed for a ball, and in a shroud. How ill did the... "
The British essayists; with prefaces by A. Chalmers - Page 190
by British essayists - 1803
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The Lucubrations of Isaac Bickerstaff, Esq: Revised and Corrected, Volume 3

1711
...Habit of Death become the Pretty Trifler? I ftill behold the fmilmg Eaith — A laige Tram of Difafters were coming on to my Memory, when my Servant knocked at my Clofet Door, and interrupted me with a Letter, attended with a Hamper of Wine, of the fame Sort with...
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Harrison's British Classicks, Volume 3

1785
...A large train of difallers were coming on to my memory, when my fervant knocked at my clofet-door, and interrupted me with a letter, attended with a hamper of wine, of the fame fort with thft which is to be put to fale, on Thurfday next, at Garraway's Coffee-houfe. Upon...
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The Tatler, Volume 3

Sir Richard Steele - English essays - 1804
...her dressed for a ball, and in a shroud. How ill did the habit of death become the pretty trifler ? I still behold the smiling earth A large train of...next at Garraway's coffee-house. Upon the receipt of k, I sent for three of my friends. We are so intimate, that we can be company in whatever state of...
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The British Essayists, Volume 4

Alexander Chalmers - English essays - 1808
...her dressed for a ball, and in a shroud. How ill did the habit of death become the pretty irifier! I still behold the smiling earth A large train of...to be put to sale, on Thursday next, at Garraway's cofree-house. Upon the receipt of it, 1 sent for three of my friends. We are so intimate, that we can...
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The Tatler

Joseph Addison, Alexander Chalmers, Sir Richard Steele - 1822
...her dressed for a ball, and in a shroud. How ill did the habit of death become the pretty trifler ? I still behold the smiling earth A large train of...coming on to my memory, when my servant knocked at my closet door, and interrupted me with a letter, attended with a hamper of wine, of the same sort with...
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The British Essayists: Tatler

James Ferguson - English essays - 1823
...her dressed for a ball, and in a shroud. How ill did the habit of death become the pretty trifler ! I still behold the smiling earth -A large train of...interrupted me with a letter, attended with a hamper of wine •2 I ;{ of the same sort with that which is to be put to sale on Thursday next, at Garraway's coffee-house....
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The Guardian: Complete in One Volume, with Notes, and a General Index

English essays - 1829 - 264 pages
...dressed for a ball, and in a shroud. How ill did the habit of death become the pretty trifter? I itill behold the smiling earth A large train of disasters...hamper of wine, of the same sort with that which is to he put to sale on Thursday next, at Garraway's coffee-bouse. Upon the receipt of it, I sent for three...
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Tatler & Guardian

1831 - 244 pages
...of death become the pretty trifler? I still behold the smiling earth A large train of disasters wero pattern left of the ancient worthies that way ; and indeed, he has but very littl 910 with a letter, attended with a Hamper of wine, of the same sort with that which is to bo put to...
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History, Opinions, and Lucubrations, of Isaac Bickerstaff, Esq: From the ...

Sir Richard Steele, Joseph Addison - Bookbinding - 1861 - 304 pages
...A large train of difafters were coming on to my memory, when my fervant knocked at my clofet door, and interrupted me with a letter, attended with a hamper of wine, of the fame fort with that which is to be put to fale on Thurfday next at Garraway's coffee-houfe. Upon the...
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The Novels and Novelists

William Forsyth - 1871
...describes his father's death and his mother's grief, Steele says he is interrupted by the arrival of a hamper of wine, " of the same sort with that which...to be put to sale on Thursday next at Garraway's," and he sends for three friends, and they carouse together, drinking two bottles a man, until two o'clock...
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