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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 Alexander Pope, Volume 2

Alexander Pope - 1822
...that a fifth place at the table was his due,. and took it accordingly." Thus, in another passage : "Julius 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 no conductor but himself." (Taller, No....
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The Works of Alexander Pope, Volume 2

Alexander Pope - Poets, English - 1822
...place at the table was his due, and took it accordingly." Thus, in another passage : "Julius Ceesar 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 him«elf." (Tatler, No....
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The British Essayists: With Prefaces, Biographical, Historical and ..., Volume 2

Lionel Thomas Berguer - English essays - 1823
...introduce. 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. He had scarce...
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The works of Jonathan Swift, containing additional letters, tracts ..., Volume 9

Jonathan Swift - 1824
...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 Guardian: Complete in One Volume, with Notes, and a General Index

English essays - 1829 - 264 pages
...left arm she liore 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 hand. Tin virgin, who •' seems was one ot the nine sitters that attended on the goddess of fame, smiled...
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Tatler & Guardian

1831 - 244 pages
...her left arm she bore a harp, and on her head a garland. Alexander, who was very well acquainted with o travel to see his rarities, that his double-barrelled...mail, his Sclopeta and sword of Toledo, were left Ctesar was now coming forward ; and, though most of the historians offered their service to introduce...
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The Works of Joseph Addison: The Tatler. The Guardian. The Freeholder. The ...

Joseph Addison - 1837
...harp, and on her bead a garland. Alexander, who was very well acquainted with Homer, stood up at fiis entrance, and placed him on his right hand. The virgin,...ineffable grace at their meeting, and retired. Julius Cstsar 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 Interesting and Valuable ..., Volume 2

Jonathan Swift - 1850
...left arm she bore a harp, and on her head a garland. Alexander, who wa« very well acquainted with Homer, stood up at his entrance, and placed him on...Julius Caesar was now coming forward ; and though moat of the historians offered their service to introduce him, he left them at the door, aird would...
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The Works of Joseph Addison: Including the Whole Contents of Bp ..., Volume 3

Joseph Addison - English literature - 1853
...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 ... Joseph Addison, with notes by R. Hurd, Volume 2

Joseph Addison - 1856
...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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