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" ... a corner of this room, where I might perceive all that passed, without being seen myself. The next who entered was a charming virgin, leading in a venerable old man that was blind. Under her left arm she bore a harp, and on her head a garland. Alexander,... "
The British essayists; with prefaces by A. Chalmers - Page 304
by British essayists - 1803
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The Works of the Right Honorable Joseph Addison, with the Exception of His ...

Joseph Addison - English literature - 1811
...her left arm she bore a harp, and on her head a garland. Alexander, who was very well acquainted with Homer, stood up at his entrance, and placed him on...though most of the historians offered their service to introduce him, he left them at the door, and would have no conductor but himself. The next who advanced,...
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The Works of the Right Honourable Joseph Addison, Volume 2

Joseph Addison - 1811
...her left arm she bore a harp, and on her head a garland. Alexander, who was very well acquainted with Homer, stood up at his entrance and placed him on his right * Negligently expressed. Better in some such way as this: — "a band of historians, whose office it...
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The Works of the Right Honourable Joseph Addison, a New Ed., with ..., Volume 2

Joseph Addison, Richard Hurd - 1811
...her left arm she bore a harp, and on her head a garland. Alexander, who was very well acquainted with Homer, stood up at his entrance and placed him on his right • Negligently expressed. Better in some such way as this : — " band of historians, whose office...
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The Works of the Rev. Jonathan Swift...

Jonathan Swift - 1812
...left arm she bore a harp, and oil her head a garland. Alexander, who was very well acquainted with Homer, stood up at his entrance, and placed him on...an ineffable grace at their meeting^ and retired. Julins Ctesar was now coming forward ; and though most of the historians offered their service to introduce...
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The Works of the Rev. Jonathan Swift, D.D. ...: With Notes ..., Volume 8

Jonathan Swift - 1812
...attended on the goddess of Fame, smiled with an ineffable grace at their meeting, and retired. Julins Caesar was now coming forward ; and though most of the historians offered their service to introduce him, he left them at the door, and would have uo conductor but himself. The next who advanced,...
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Miscellaneous essays

Jonathan Swift - 1814
...her left arm she bore a harp, and on her head a garland. Alexander, who was very well acquainted with Homer, stood up at his entrance, and placed him on...ineffable grace at their meeting, and retired. Julius Csesar was now coming forward ; and though most of the historians offered their service 'to introduce...
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The Works of Jonathan Swift: Miscellaneous essays

Jonathan Swift, Walter Scott - 1814
...her left arm she bore a harp, and on her head a garland. Alexander, who was very well acquainted with Homer, stood up at his entrance, and placed him on...ineffable grace at their meeting, and retired. Julius Cassar was now coming forward ; and though most of the historians offered their service to introduce...
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The works of Jonathan Swift, containing additional letters, tracts ..., Volume 9

Jonathan Swift - 1814
...on the goddess of Fame, smiled with an ineffable grace at their meeting, and retired. Julius Cassar was now coming forward ; and though most of the historians offered their service to introduce him, he left them at the door, and would have no conductor but himself. The next who advanced,...
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The Tatler; corrected from the originals, with a preface ..., Volume 2

Alexander Chalmers - 1817
...her left arm she bore a harp, and on her head a garland. Alexander, who was very well acquainted with Homer, stood up at his entrance, and placed him on...though most of the historians offered their service to introduce him, he left them at the door, and would have no conductor but himself. The next who advanced...
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The Tatler, Volume 2

1822
...her left arm she bore a harp, and on her head a garland. Alexander, who was very well acquainted with Homer, stood up at his entrance, and placed him on...though most of the historians offered their service to introduce him, he left them at the door, and would have no conductor but himself. The next who advanced...
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