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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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Wine and walnuts

Literary curiosities - 1876
...all the world to him who will not cultivate the fruit it offers. I declare, that were I in a desert, 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 Complete Works: With a Life of the Author Written by Himself

Laurence Sterne - English literature - 1882 - 24 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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A sentimental journey France and Italy by L. Sterne. Also A tale of a tub by ...

Laurence Sterne - 1882
...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 Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman: & A ..., Volume 2

Laurence Sterne - British - 1900
...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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A History of English Literature (600-1900)

Eduard Engel - English literature - 1902 - 491 pages
...sense. Sterne had a somewhat mundane soul. He writes of himself : — 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 Complete Works and Life of Laurence Sterne: A sentimental journey ...

Laurence Sterne - 1904
...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 1 would court...
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A Sentimental Journey

Laurence Sterne - Clergy - 1905 - 191 pages
...fruit it offers/' I declare, said I, clapping my hands cheerily together, thatf'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 Century: A Popular Quarterly, Volume 101

1921
...the fruits it offers. I declare, said I, clapping my hands chearily together, that was I in a desart, I would find out wherewith in it to call forth my affections." — "A Sentimental Journey." N The Zui Salt Lake г This view surprises the traveler upon topping...
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The Life and Times of Laurence Sterne, Volume 2

Wilbur Lucius Cross - 1925
...incidents which excite and keep going a series of pleasurable emotions. "Was I in a desert," he said, "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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Il romanzo sentimentale (1740-1814)

Giuliano Baioni - Literary Criticism - 1990 - 219 pages
...parodia: / dedare, said I, dapping my hands chearily together, that was I in a desart, I would fnd 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 myselfto — I would...
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