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" When we see a fellow loud and talkative, full of insipid life and laughter, we may venture to pronounce him a female favourite. "
Letters to Young Ladies - Page 186
by Lydia Howard Sigourney - 1837 - 259 pages
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The British essayists, with prefaces by A. Chalmers, Volumes 5-6

British essayists - 1823
...it. It has been an old complaint, that the coxcomb carries it with them before the man of sense. When we see a fellow loud and talkative, full of insipid...we may venture to pronounce him a female favourite. Noise and flutter arc such accomplishments as they cannot withstand. To be short, the passion of an...
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The British Essayists: Spectator

James Ferguson - English essays - 1823
...it. It has been an old complaint, that the coxcomb carries it with them before the man of sense. When we see a fellow loud and talkative, full of insipid...we may venture to pronounce him a female favourite. Noise and flutter are such accomplishments as they cannot withstand. To be short, the passion of an...
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The Brighton gleaner; or, General repository of literary ..., Volume 2

English essays - 1823
...it. It has been an old complaint, that the coxcomb carries it with them before the man of sense. When we see a fellow loud and talkative, full of insipid...we may venture to pronounce him a female favourite. Noise and flutter are such accomplishments as they cannot withstand. To be short, the passion of an...
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The Spectator: With Sketches of the Lives of the Authors, an Index ..., Volume 3

Spectator (London, England : 1711) - 1824
...it. It has been an old complaint, that the coxcomb carries it with them before the man of sense. When We see a fellow loud and talkative, full of insipid...we may venture to pronounce him a female favourite: noise and flutter are such accomplishments as they can not withstand. To be short, the passion of an...
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Domestic Happiness Portrayed: Or, A Repository for Those who Are, and Those ...

William M. Dunning - Electronic book - 1835 - 428 pages
...it. It has been an old complaint, that the coxcomb carries it with him before the man of sense. When we see a fellow loud and talkative, full of insipid...we may venture to pronounce him a female favourite. Noise and flutter are such accomplishments as they cannot withstand. To be short, the passion of an...
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Woman: as she is, and as she should be

Woman - 1835
...commonly called " fine men," who have little reflection and less knowledge. — CHESTERFIELD. When we see a fellow loud and talkative, full of insipid...we may venture to pronounce him a female favourite ; noise and flutter are such accomplishments as they cannot withstand. — Britixh Essayixtx. A juger...
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The Spectator: With Notes and a General Index, Volumes 1-2

1836
...it It has been an old complaint, that the coxcomb carries it with them before the man of sense. When we see a fellow loud and talkative, full of insipid...we may venture to pronounce him a female favourite. Noise and flutter are such accomplishments as they cannot withstand. To be short, the passion of an...
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Spectator (The)

English essays - 1836 - 714 pages
...it. It has been an old complaint, that the coxcomb carries it with them before the man of sense. When room in it had the reputation of being haunted, and...means was locked up ; that noises had been heard in favorite. Noise and flutter are such accomplishments as they cannot withstand. To be short, the passion...
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The Works of Joseph Addison: The Spectator, no. 1-314

Joseph Addison - 1837
...It has been an old coniplaint, that the coxcomb carries it with them before the man of sense. When we see a fellow loud and talkative, full of insipid...we may venture to pronounce him a female favourite. Noise and flutter arc such accomplishments as they cannot withstand. To be short, the passion of an...
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The Works of Joseph Addison, Volumes 1-2

Joseph Addison - 1842
...it. It has been an old complaint, that the coxcomb carries it with them before the man of sense. When u Noise and flutter are such accomplishments as they cannot withstand. To be short, the passion of an...
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