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" It was one of those heads which Guido has often painted mild, pale penetrating, free from all commonplace ideas of fat contented ignorance looking downwards upon the earth it look'd forwards ; but look'd, as if it look'd at something beyond this world. "
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
...common-place ideas of 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...by it, heaven above, who let it fall upon a monk's moulders, beft knows: but it would have fuited a Bramin, and had I met it upon the plains of Indoftan,...
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A Sentimental Journey Through France and Italy, Volume 1

Laurence Sterne - British - 1768 - 208 pages
...ideas of fat contented ignorance looking downwards upon the earth — it look'd forwards; butlook'd, as if it look'd at fomething beyond this world. How...by it, heaven above, who let it fall upon a monk's moulders, beft knows : but it would have fluted a Bramin, and had I met it upon the plains of Indoftan,...
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A Sentimental Journey Through France and Italy, Volume 1

Laurence Sterne - France - 1770
...fomething. feem'd to have been planting wrinkles. in it before their time, agreed to the account* It It was one of thofe heads, which; Guido has often...by it, heaven above, who let it fall upon a monk's moulders, beft knows : but it would have fuited a Bramin, and had I met it upon the plains of Indoftan,...
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A Sentimental Journey Through France and Italy, Volume 1

Laurence Sterne - France - 1774 - 328 pages
...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...by it, heaven above, who let it fall upon a monk's _jhoulders,.beft knows j but it would have fuited a Bramin, Erranin, raid had I met it upon ike plains...
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A Sentimental Journey Through France and Italy, by Mr Yorrick

Laurence Sterne - 1779
...in them, which feemed more temper'd by courtefy than years , could be no more than fixty — Truth might lie between — He was certainly fixtyfive;...by it, heaven above, who let it fall upon a monk's fhoulders, beft knows: but it would have fuited a Bramin, and had I met it upon the plains of Indolian,...
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The Works of Laurence Sterne ...

Laurence Sterne - 1780
...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...by it, heaven above, who let it fall upon a monk's fhoulders, beft knows: but it would have fuited a Bramin, and had I met it upon the plains of Indoftan,...
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The Beauties of Johnson: Consisting of Maxims and Observations ..., Volume 1

Samuel Johnson - 1782 - 209 pages
...the account. It was one of thofe heads, which Guido has «ften painted—mild, pale—penetrating', free from all common-place ideas of fat contented...his order came by it, heaven above, who let it fall L 3, upon H4 THE BEAUTIES OF ST&R.NE. upon a monk's fhoulders, bell knows: but it would have fulled...
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The Works of Laurence Sterne ...

Laurence Sterne - 1783
...thofe heads which Guido has often painted — mild, pale.— penetrating, free from all eommon-place ideas of fat contented ignorance looking downwards...of his order came by it, heaven above, who let it faH upon a monk's fhoulders, beft knows-, bat it would have fuited a Bramin, and had I met it upon...
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Lessons in Elocution, Or, A Selection of Pieces in Prose and Verse: For the ...

William Scott - Elocution - 1789 - 398 pages
...earth — It looked forwards ; but looked as if it looked at Ibmething betond this world. How ene.of his order came by it, Heaven above, who let it fall upon a moulds fboulders, beft knows : but it would have fuited a Bramin ; ;ind had I met it i.pon the plains...
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The Beauties of Sterne

Laurence Sterne - English literature - 1790 - 325 pages
...— penetrating — , free from all common-place ideas of fat contented^ignorance looking idwnwards upon the earth — it look'd forwards] but look'd,...by it, Heaven above, who let it fall upon a Monk's fhoulders, beft knows : but it would have fuited a Bramin, and had I met it upon the plains of Indoftan,...
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