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" The particular talents by which these misanthropes are distinguished from one another, consist in the various kinds of barbarities which they execute upon their prisoners. Some are celebrated for a happy dexterity in tipping the lion upon them ; which... "
Bentley's Miscellany - Page 360
1839
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The British essayists; to which are prefixed prefaces by J. Ferguson

British essayists - 1819
...rout, and mortify some of those inoffensive militia, is reckoned a coup-d 'eclat. The ' particular talents by which these misanthropes are distinguished...them ; which is performed by squeezing the nose flat to the face, and boring out the eyes with their fingers. Others are called the dancing-masters, and...
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The Spectator: With Notes, and a General Index. The Eight Volumes Comprised ...

Great Britain - 1822 - 771 pages
...tottf rout and mortify some of those inoffensive militia, is reckoned a coup-ffclat. The particular talents by which these misanthropes are distinguished from one another, consist in the various kinds o harbaritieswhich theyexecute upon their prisoners Some are celebrated for a happy dexterity in tipping...
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The British essayists; with prefaces by L.T. Berguer

British essayists - 1823
...total rout, and mortify some of those inoffensive militia, is reckoned a coup-feclat. The particular talents by which these misanthropes are distinguished...them ; which is performed by squeezing the nose flat to the face, and boring out the eyes with their fingers. Others are called the dancing-masters, and...
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The British essayists; with prefaces by A. Chalmers

British essayists - Fiction - 1823
...total rout, and mortify some of those inoffensive militia, is reckoned a coup-d' 'eclat. The particular talents by which these misanthropes are distinguished...them; which is performed by squeezing the nose flat to the face, and boring out the eyes with their fingers. Others are called the dancing-masters, and...
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The British Essayists: The Spectator

James Ferguson - English periodicals - 1823
...total rout, and mortify some of those inoffensive militia, is reckoned a coup-d'eclat. The particular talents by which these misanthropes are distinguished...them ; which is performed by squeezing the nose flat to the face, and borhrg out the eyes with their fingers. Others are called the dancing-masters, and...
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The Spectator: With Sketches of the Lives of the Authors, an Index ..., Volume 7

Joseph Addison, Sir Richard Steele - Spectator (London, England : 1711) - 1824
...total rout, and mortify some of those inoffensive militia, is reckoned a coup d' eclat. The particular talents by which these misanthropes are distinguished...them; which is performed by squeezing the nose flat to the face, and boring out the eyes with their fingers: others are called the dancing masters, and...
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The works of Jonathan Swift, containing additional letters, tracts ..., Volume 3

Jonathan Swift - 1824
...total rout, and mortify some of those inoffensive militia, is reckoned a coup d'eclat. The particular talents by which these misanthropes are distinguished...kinds of barbarities which they execute upon their prisonersi Some are celebrated for a happy dexterity in tipping the lion upon them; which is performed...
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The Spectator: With Notes and a General Index, Volumes 1-2

1836
...total rout, and mortify some ot those inoffensive militia, is reckoned a coufi d'eclat. The particular talents by which these misanthropes are distinguished...various kinds of barbarities which they execute upon the prisoners. Some are celebrated for a happy dexterity in tipping the lion upon them; which is performed...
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The Works of Joseph Addison: The Spectator, no. 315-635

Joseph Addison - 1837
...total rout, and mortify some ot those inoffensive militia, is reckoned a coufi d'éclat. The particular talents by which these misanthropes are distinguished...various kinds of barbarities which they execute upon the prisoners. Some are celebrated for a happy dexterity in tipping the lion upon them; which is performed...
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Bentley's Miscellany, Volume 4

1839
...watch to a total rout, and mortify some of those inoffensive militia, is reckoned a coup d'éclat. The peculiar talents by which these misanthropes are...dancing, masters, and teach their scholars to cut capers hy running swords through their legs. I have reason to believe," added the writer of the letter in...
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