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" Roman historians, who attempted, says he, to carry me into the subterraneous apartment ; and perhaps would have done it, had it not been for the impartiality of this gentleman, pointing to Polybius, who was the only person, except my own countrymen, that... "
The British essayists; with prefaces by A. Chalmers - Page 305
by British essayists - 1803
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The Tatler; corrected from the originals, with a preface ..., Volume 2

Alexander Chalmers - 1817
...would have done it, had it not been for the impartiality of this gentleman,' pointing to Polybius, * who was the only person, except my own countrymen,...the table, was going to sit down himself, had not the latter whispered him, that whatever pretence he might otherwise have had, he forfeited his claim...
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The Tatler, Volume 2

1822
...would have done it, had it not been for the impartiality of this gentleman,' pointing to Polybius, ' who was the only person, except my own countrymen,...at the head of them, who observing Homer and Virgil 1 This decided preference of Hannibal, to the utter exclusion of his conqueror, is certainly arbitrary,...
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The British Essayists: With Prefaces, Biographical, Historical and ..., Volume 2

Lionel Thomas Berguer - English essays - 1823
...would have done it, had it not been for the impartiality of this gentleman, pointing to Polybius, ' who was the only person, except my own countrymen,...the table, was going to sit down himself, had not the latter whispered him, that whatever pretence he might otherwise have had, he forfeited his claim...
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The Guardian: Complete in One Volume, with Notes, and a General Index

English essays - 1829 - 264 pages
...would have done it, had it not been for the impartiality of this gentleman,' pointing to Polybius, ' who was the only person, except my own countrymen,...Pompey entered with great dignity in his own person, awl preceded by several historians. Lucan the poet was at the head of them, who, observing Homer and...
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Tatler & Guardian

1831 - 244 pages
...would have done it, had it not been for the impartiality of this gentleman,' pointing to Polybins, ' n ordinary, had a red coat flung open to show a gay calamanco waistcoat. His p mo hither.' The Carthaginian took his seat, and I'ompey entered with great dignity in his own person,...
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The Works of Joseph Addison: The Tatler. The Guardian. The Freeholder. The ...

Joseph Addison - 1837
...would have done it, had it not been for the impartiality of this gentleman, (pointing to Polybius,) who was the only person, except my own countrymen,...the table, was going to sit down himself, had not the latter whispered him, "That whatever pretence he might otherwise have had, he forfeited his claim...
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The Works of Jonathan Swift: Containing Interesting and Valuable ..., Volume 2

Jonathan Swift - 1850
...would have done it, had it not been for the impartiality of this gentleman," pointing to Polybius, " who was the only person, except my own countrymen,...the table. was going to sit down himself, had not the latter whispered him, that whatever pretence he might otherwise have had, he forfeited his claim...
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The Works of Joseph Addison: Including the Whole Contents of Bp ..., Volume 3

Joseph Addison - English literature - 1853
...perhaps, would have done it, had it not been for the impartiality of this gentleman, pointing to Polybius, who was the only person, except my own countrymen,...Carthaginian took his seat, and Pompey entered with Treat dignity in his own person, and preceded * by several historians. Lucan the poet was at the head...
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The Works of the Right Honourable Joseph Addison: The Tatler and Spectator ...

Joseph Addison - 1854
...perhaps, would have done it, had it not been for the impartiality of this gentleman, pointing to Polybius, who was the . only person, except my own countrymen,...with great dignity in his own person, and preceded l by several historians. Lucan the poet was at the head of them, who, observing Homer and Virgil at...
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The Works of the Right Honourable Joseph Addison: The Tatler and Spectator ...

Joseph Addison - 1854 - 8 pages
...perhaps, would have done it, had it not been for the impartiality of this gentleman, pointing to Polybius, who was the only person, except my own countrymen,...entered with great dignity in his own person, and preceded1 by several historians. Lucan the poet was at the head of them, who, observing Homer and A1...
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