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" ... truth might lie between, — he was certainly sixtyfive ; and the general air of his countenance, notwithstanding something seem'd to have been planting wrinkles in it before their time, agreed to the account. It was one of those heads... "
THE MONTHLY REVIEW, OR LITERARY JOURNAL BY SEVERAL HANDS - Page 175
by SEVERAL HANDS - 1768
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A Sentimental Journey Through France and Italy, Volume 1

Laurence Sterne - British - 1768 - 208 pages
...between — He was certainly fixty- five ; and the general air of his countenance, notwithstanding fomething feem'd to have been planting wrinkles in...looking downwards upon the earth — it look'd forwards; butlook'd, as if it look'd at fomething beyond this world. How one of his order came by it, heaven...
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A Sentimental Journey Through France and Italy, Volume 1

Laurence Sterne - British - 1768 - 208 pages
...time, agreed to the -account. : i It was one of thofe heads, which Guido has often painted—mild, pale —penetrating, free from all common-place ideas...fat contented ignorance looking downwards upon the earth—it look'd forw ards; but look'd, as if it look'd at fomething beyond this world. How one of...
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The Works of Laurence Sterne ...

Laurence Sterne - 1780
...to the account. It was one of thofe heads which Guido has often painted—mild, pale—penetrating, free from all common-place ideas of fat contented ignorance looking downwards upon the earth—it look'd forwards; but look'd, as if it look'd at fomething beyond this world. How one of...
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The Beauties of Sterne: Including All His Pathetic Tales, and Most ...

Laurence Sterne - 1784 - 276 pages
...penetrating, free from all common- place ideas of fat contented ignorance looking downwards upon the earthit look'd forwards ; but look'd, as if it look'd at fomething beyond- this world. How one of hfs order came by it, heaven above, who let if fall upon a Monk's fhoulders, beft knows : but it •would...
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Lessons in Elocution, Or, A Selection of Pieces in Prose and Verse: For the ...

William Scott - Elocution - 1789 - 398 pages
...notwithftanding fomething feemeu to have been planting wrinkles in it before their time, agreed to the account. k was one of thofe heads which Guido has often painted—...penetrating ; free from all common-place ideas of fat contented-ignorance looking downwards upon the earth — It looked forwards ; but looked as if it looked...
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The Beauties of Sterne

Laurence Sterne - English literature - 1790 - 325 pages
...countenance, notwithftanding fomething feemed to have been planting wrinkles in it before their'time, agreed to the account. It was one of thofe heads which...penetrating — , free from all common-place ideas of fat contented^ignorance looking idwnwards upon the earth — it look'd forwards] but look'd, as if it look'd...
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The Beauties of Sterne

Laurence Sterne - English literature - 1790 - 325 pages
...planting wrinkles in it before their time, agreed to the account. It was one of thofe heads which' Gnido has often painted — mild, pale — penetrating —...all common-place ideas of fat contented ignorance lookingdoWIJn downwards upon the earth— it look'd forwards >• but look'd, as if it look'd at fomething...
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The Prose epitome; or, Extracts, elegant, instructive, and entertaining ...

Conduct of life - 1792 - 456 pages
...wrinkles in it before their nine, agreed to the account. It was one of thofc heads which Guido ha* often painted — mild — pale — penetrating, free...it look'd forwards ; but look'd as if it look'd at fomctliing ' beyond this world. How one of his order carae by it, Heaven. above, who let it fall upon...
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Elegant Extracts: Or, Useful and Entertaining Passages in Prose, Volume 2

Vicesimus Knox - English prose literature - 1797
...wrinkles in it before their time, agreed to the account. It was one of d-icfe heads which Guido lias often painted — mild — pale — penetrating, free...ignorance looking downwards upon the earth — it look'd forward* ; but look'd as if it look'd at fcmetliing heyor.d this world. How one of his order came by...
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The English instructor; or, Useful and entertaining passages in prose ...

English instructor - English literature - 1801 - 258 pages
...account. It was one of those heads , which Guido has often painted — mild , pale , penelrating , free from all common-place ideas of fat contented...earth — it look'd forwards ; but look'd, as if it Jook'd at something beyond this world. How one of his order came by it , Heaven above , who let it...
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