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" The spirit, volatile and fiery, is the proper emblem of vivacity and wit ; the acidity of the lemon. will very aptly figure pungency of raillery, and acrimony of censure; sugar is the natural representative of luscious adulation and gentle complaisance... "
The Edinburgh magazine, or Literary miscellany - Page 47
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The Idler: In Two Volumes. ...

Samuel Johnson, Thomas Warton, Sir Joshua Reynolds, Bennet Langton - 1761
...exaftly reprefented by a bowl of punch. PUNCH, lays this profound inveftigator, is a liquor compounded of fpirit and acid juices, fugar and water. The fpirit...raillery, and acrimony of cenfure ; fugar is the natural reprefentative of lufcious adulation and gentle complaifance ; and water is the proper hieroglyphick...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL. D.: The Idler

Samuel Johnson, Sir John Hawkins - English literature - 1787
...exactly reprefented by a bowl of punch. Punch, fays this profound inveftigator, is a liquor compounded of fpirit and acid juices, fugar and water. The fpirit,...raillery, and acrimony of cenfure ; fugar is the natural reprefentative of lufcious adulation and gentle complaifance; and water is the proper hieroglyphick...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL.D

Samuel Johnson, Sir John Hawkins - 1787
...exactly reprefented by a bowl of punch. Punch, fays this profound inveftigator, is a liquor compounded of fpirit and acid juices, fugar and water. The fpirit,...raillery, and acrimony of cenfure ; fugar is the natural reprefentative of lufcious adulation and gentle complaifance ; and water is the proper hieroglyphick...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: Together with His Life, and Notes on His ...

Samuel Johnson - 1787
...exactly reprefented by a bowl of punch. Punch, fays this profound inveftigator, is a liquor compounded of fpirit and acid juices, fugar and water. The fpirit,...figure pungency of raillery, and acrimony of cenfure 5 fugar is the natural reprefentative of lufcious adulation and gentle complaifance ; and water is...
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Harrison's British Classicks: The Idler. Fitz Osbornes Letters. Shenstones ...

1787
...reprelented by a bowl of punch.' ' Punch,' liys this profound inveftigator, ' ¡sa liquor compounded of fpirit and acid juices, fugar and water. The fpirit,...aptly figure pungency of raillery, and acrimony of ccnfure; fugar is the natural reprefentative of lufcious adulation and gentle complaifance; and water...
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The Berwick Museum, Or, Monthly Literary Intelligencer: Forming and ...

1787
...acid juices — fugar .and w*tcr — the fpirii vuUtil« ад4 31* The Вача! of Punch. fiery, Ь the proper emblem of vivacity and wit— the acidity of the lemon will very aptly figure pun. gency of raillery, and acrimony of cenfurC' Sugar is the natural reprefentative of lufcious adulatiou...
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Walker's Hibernian Magazine, Or, Compendium of Entertaining Knowledge, Part 2

1792
...eonverfation, are very exactly reprefented by a bowl of punch. " Punch," fays he, " is a liquor compounded of fpirit and acid juices, fugar and water. The fpirit,...figure pungency of raillery and acrimony of cenfure; fupjar is the natural representative of lufcious adulation, and gentle complatfance; and water is the...
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The European Magazine, and London Review, Volume 22

1792
...of fpirit and acid juices, fugar and water. 1 he fpirit, volatile and ficty» is the propercmblemof vivacity and wit ; the acidity of the lemon will very...aptly figure pungency of raillery and acrimony of cenlure ; fugar is the natufal reprefcntative of lufcious adulation, and gentle complailance j and...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL. D.

Samuel Johnson, Arthur Murphy - 1801
...exactly reprefented by a bowl of punch. Punch, fays this profound inveitigator, is a liquor compounded of fpirit and acid juices, fugar and water. The fpirit,...lemon will very aptly figure pungency of raillery, and acrir. mony of cenfure ; fugar is the natural reprefentative of lufcious adulation and gentle complaifance...
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The British essayists; with prefaces by A. Chalmers

British essayists - 1802
...profound investigator, is a liquor compounded of spirit and acid juices, sugar and water. The spirit, volatile and fiery, is the proper emblem of vivacity and wit ; the acidity of the lemoii will very aptly figure pungency of raillery, and acrimony of censure ; sugar is the natural...
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