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" To mind the inside of a book is to entertain one's self with the forced product of another man's brain. Now I think a man of quality and breeding may be much amused with the natural sprouts of his own. "
The Living Age - Page 402
1907
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Essays and Sketches

Charles Lamb - 1904 - 288 pages
...Essays, III. 305-7. 212. Lord Foppington. — In Congreve's comedy, The Relapse, Lord Foppington says : " To mind the inside of a book is to entertain one's...man of quality and breeding may be much amused with his own." PAGE 212. OF MAID MARIAN, ETC. — This paper and its additional note appeared in Hone's...
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Books and Reading

Books and reading - 1908 - 381 pages
...Philobiblon. — Translated by Ernest Chester Thomas. DETACHED THOUGHTS ON BOOKS AND READING CHARLES LAMB " To mind the inside of a book is to entertain one's...much amused with the natural sprouts of his own." — Lord Foppington, in The Relapse. An ingenious acquaintance of my own was so much struck with this...
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Select Essays of Elia

Charles Lamb - Essays - 1909 - 264 pages
...summer-house." 1 Nathan Mayer Rothschild, the eminent financier. DETACHED THOUGHTS ON BOOKS AND READING To mind the inside of a book is to entertain one's...be much amused with the natural sprouts of his own. — Lord Foppington in The Relapse. 5 AN ingenious acquaintance of my own was so much struck with this...
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A Book of English Essays (1600-1900)

Stanley V. Makower, Basil H. Blackwell - English essays - 1913 - 573 pages
...friends still — close the catalogue of Grecians in my time. DETACHED THOUGHTS ON BOOKS AND READING To mind the inside of a book is to entertain one's...brain. Now I think a man of quality and breeding may bo much amused with the natural sprouts of his own. — Lord Foppington, in ' The Relapse '. AN ingenious...
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Readings in English Prose of the Nineteenth Century, Part 1

Raymond Macdonald Alden - English prose literature - 1917 - 685 pages
...DETACHED THOUGHTS ON BOOKS AND READING 1822 [Published in the July number of the London Magazine.] To mind the inside of a book is to entertain one's...be much amused with the natural sprouts of his own. Lord Foppington in " The Relapse." AN ingenious acquaintance of my own was so much struck with this...
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Readings in English Prose of the Nineteenth Century, Part 1

Raymond Macdonald Alden - English prose literature - 1917 - 685 pages
...DETACHED THOUGHTS ON BOOKS AND READING 1822 [Published in the July number of the London Magazine.] To mind the inside of a book is to entertain one's...brain. Now I think a man of quality and breeding may be muck amused with the natural sprouts of his own. Lord Foppington in " The Relapse." AN ingenious acquaintance...
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The Manual of Linotype Typography: Prepared to Aid Users and Producers of ...

Mergenthaler Linotype Company, William Dana Orcutt - Linotype - 1923 - 256 pages
...I reckon Court Calendars, Directories, Pocket Books, Draught DETACHED THOUGHTS ON BOOKS AND READING To mind the inside of a book is to entertain one's...be much amused with the natural sprouts of his own. — Lord Foppington. A ingenious acquaintance of my own was so much struck with this bright sally of...
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Plato in the Italian Renaissance. 1 (1990)

James Hankins - Italy - 1990 - 847 pages
...resurrectionem uaticinari quam et in Politico comprobat." Cp. Eusebius, Praep. euang. XIII. 13. 30. CONCLUSION To mind the inside of a book is to entertain one's...be much amused with the natural sprouts of his own. — Lord Foppington, in "The Relapse" The story just told of the revival of Plato in the fifteenth...
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Wozu Wissenschaft heute?: Ringvorlesung zu Ehren von Roland Hagenbüchle

Roland Hagenbüchle, Hans Hunfeld - Literature - 1997 - 196 pages
..."To mind the inside of a book is to entertain one's seif with the forced product of another man 's brain. Now I think a man of quality and breeding may be much amused with the natural sprouts of his own."14 Diese von Vanbrugh satirisch gemeinte Äußerung stößt bei Lamb auf entschiedenen Widerspruch....
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The Yale Literary Magazine, Volume 30

1864
...our own crude ideas, to revel in the rich productions of maturer minds. Now, says Lord Foppington, " to mind the inside of a book is to entertain one's...much amused with the natural sprouts of his own." And Charles Lamb tells us that a friend of his was so struck with this idea, that he gave up reading...
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