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" I, clapping my hands cheerily together, that was I in a desert, I would find out wherewith in it to call forth my affections If I could not do better, I would fasten them upon some sweet myrtle, or seek some melancholy cypress to connect myself to... "
THE MONTHLY REVIEW, OR LITERARY JOURNAL BY SEVERAL HANDS - Page 174
by SEVERAL HANDS - 1768
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Literary Hours: Or, Sketches Critical and Narrative, Volume 2

Natham Drake - English literature - 1800
...our affections upon inanimate nature. " Were I in a desert," says Sterne, " I would find something in it to call forth my affections. If I could not do better I woukl fasten them upon some sweet myrtle, or seek some melancholy cypress to connect myself to. I would...
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A Sentimental Journey Through France and Italy

Laurence Sterne - France - 1802 - 212 pages
...the fruits it offers. I declare, said I, clapping my hands cheerily together, that was I in a desart, I would find out wherewith in it to call forth my affections — If I could do no better, I would fasten them upon some sweet myrtle, or seek some melancholy cypress to connect...
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The Works of Laurence Sterne ...: With a Life of the Author, Written by ...

Laurence Sterne - 1803
...the fruits it offers. I declare, faid I, clapping my hands cheerily together, that was I in a defert, I would find out wherewith in it to call forth my...If I could not do better, I would faften them upon fome fweet myrtle, or feek fome melancholy cyprefs to connect myfelf to — I would court their fhade,...
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The Works of Laurence Sterne ...

Laurence Sterne - English literature - 1803
...fruits it offers, 1 declare, faid I, clapping my hands cheerily together, that was. 1 in a defer I, I would find out wherewith in it to call forth my...if I could not do better, I would faften them upon fome * fweet fweet myrtle, or feek fome melancholy cyprefs to connect myfelf to ; — I would court...
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The works of Laurence Sterne, with a life of the author, written by himself

Laurence Sterne - 1803
...offers. I declare, faid I, clapping my hands cheerily together, that was I in a defert, I would Łud out wherewith in it to call forth my affections If I could not do better, I would faften them upon fome fweet myrtle, or feek fome melancholy cyprefs to connect myfelf to — I would court their fhade,...
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Reflections on Gall and Spurzheim's System of Physiognomy and Phrenology

John Abernethy - Phrenology - 1821 - 75 pages
...gratification which results from the operation of benevolence, by saying : "I declare, was I in a desart, I would find out wherewith in it to call forth my affections : if I could not do better, I would fasten them upon some sweet myrtle, or D 3 37 seek some melancholy cypress to connect myself to ; I...
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The Brighton gleaner; or, General repository of literary ..., Volume 1

English essays - 1822
...exercised on something ; for, not to love is to be miserable. " Were I in a desert," says Sterne, " I would find out wherewith in it to call forth my affections. If I could not do better, I would fasten them upon some sweet myrtle, or seek some melancholy cypress to connect myself to. I would court...
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The Vicar of Wakefield: A Tale

Oliver Goldsmith - 1823 - 214 pages
...the fruits it offers. I declare, said I, clapping my hands cheerily together, that was I in a desert, I would find out wherewith in it to call forth my affections : — if I could not do better, I would fasten them upon some sweet myrtle, or seek some melancholy cypress to connect myself to; — I would...
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The Novels of Sterne, Goldsmith, Dr. Johnson, Mackenzie, Horace Walpole, and ...

Laurence Sterne - 1823 - 659 pages
...the fruits it offers. I declare, said I, clapping my hands cheerily together, that was I in a desert, I would find out wherewith in it to call forth my affections : — if I could not do better, I would fasten them upon some sweet myrtle, or seek some melancholy cypress to connect myself to;— I would...
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The Diorama of Life, Or, The Macrocosm and Microcosm Displayed ...

Andrew Wilkie - Anecdotes - 1824 - 365 pages
...; for not to love is to be miserable. " Were 1 in a desert," says Sterne, " I would find something in it to call forth my affections. If I could not do better, I would fasten them on some sweet myrtle, or seek some melancholy cypress to connect myself to. I would court...
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