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" ship-boy on the high and giddy mast," but also in the cabin, where every menial office fell to my lot : yet if I was restless and discontented, I can safely say, it was not so much on account of this, as of my being precluded from all possibility of... "
Lives of Distinguished Shoemakers - Page 168
1849 - 340 pages
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Satires

Juvenal - 1802
...thirty years has but little diminished. It will be easily conceived that my life was a life of hardship. I was not only a " ship-boy on the high and giddy...to my lot : yet if I was restless and discontented, I can safely say, it was not so much on account of this, as of my being precluded from all possibility...
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Public characters [Formerly British public characters] of 1798-9 ..., Volume 5

1803
...thirty years has but little diminished. It will be easily conceived that my life was a life of hardship. I was not only a " ship-boy on the high and giddy...to my lot: yet if I was restless and discontented, I can safely say, it was not so much on account of this, as of my being precluded from all possibility...
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The Satires of Decimus Junius Juvenalis, Volume 1

Juvenal - Latin poetry - 1803
...thirty years has but little diminished. It will be easily conceived that my life was a life of hardship. I was not only a " ship-boy on the high and giddy...to my lot : yet if I was restless and discontented, I can safely say, it was not so much on account of this, as of my being precluded from all possibility...
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Public Characters, Volume 5

Biography - 1803 - 568 pages
...thirty years has but little diminished. It will be easily conceived that my life was a life of hardship. I was not only a " ship-boy on the high and giddy...to my lot: yet if I was restless and discontented, I can safely say, it was not so much on account of this, as of my being precluded from all possibility...
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The Monthly Anthology, and Boston Review, Volume 1

Samuel Cooper Thacher, David Phineas Adams, William Emerson - 1804
...that my life was a life of hardlhip. I was not only a " fhip-boy on the high and giddy maft," but alfo in the cabin, where every menial office fell to my lot : yet if I was reftlefs and difcontented, I can fafely fay, it was not fo much on account of this, as of my being...
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The Monthly Anthology, and Boston Review, Volume 1

David Phineas Adams, Samuel Cooper Thacher - 1804
...life was a life of hardfliip. I was not only a " (hip-boy on the high and giddy mail," but alio in die cabin, where every menial office fell to my lot : yet if I was reillefs and difcontented, I can fafely fay, it was uot fo much on account of diis, as of my being...
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The Monthly anthology, and Boston review, Volume 1

1804
...life of hardfliip. I was not only a " fhip-boy on the high and giddy maft," but alfo in the cabii., where every menial office fell to my lot : yet if I was reftlefs and difcontented, I can fafely fay, it was not fo much on account of this, as of my being...
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The satires of Decimus Junius Juvenalis, tr. into Engl. verse, by W. Gifford ...

Juvenal - 1806
...thirty years has but little diminished. It will be easily conceived that my life was a life of hardship. I was not only a " shipboy on the high and giddy mast,"...to my lot: yet if I was restless and discontented, I can safely say, it vra's not so much on account of this, as of my being precluded from all possibility...
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The Satires of Decimus Junius Juvenalis

Juvenal - Satire, Latin - 1806 - 473 pages
...thirty years has hut little diminished. It will be easily conceived that my life was a life of hardship. I was not only a " shipboy on the high and giddy mast," butalso in the cabin, where every menial office fell to my lot : yet if I was restless and discontented,...
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Illustrations of the Literary History of the Eighteenth Century ..., Volume 6

John Nichols - Authors, English - 1831
...but little diminished. VOL. VI. C " It will be easily conceived that my life was a life of hardship. I was not only a ' ship-boy on the high and giddy...my lot ; yet, if I was restless and discontented, I can safely say, it was not so much on account of this as of my being precluded from all possibility...
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