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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 works of ... Joseph Addison, with notes by R. Hurd, Volume 2

Joseph Addison - 1856
...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 1 by several historians. Lucan the poet was at the head of them, who, observing Homer and Virgil at...
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.. The Tatler. The Guardian

Joseph Addison - 1856
...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 _rreat dignity in his own person, and preceded " by several historians. Lucan the poet was at the head...
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Miscellaneous prose

Joseph Addison - 1856
...it not been for the impartiality of this gentleman, pointing to Polybius, who was the only perso^t, except my own countrymen, that was willing to conduct...Carthaginian took his seat, and Pompey entered with ^reat dignity in his own person, and preceded " by several historians. Lucan the poet was at the head...
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The Works of Jonathan Swift, D.D.: With Copious Notes and ..., Volume 5

Jonathan Swift, Thomas Roscoe - 1859
...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 ...: With Copious Notes and Additions ..., Volume 5

Jonathan Swift - 1861
...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,...poet was at the head of them, who, observing Homer aud Virgil at the table, was going to sit down himself, had not the latter whispered him, that whatever...
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THE WORKS OF JOSEPH ADDISON VOL. III

1864
...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,...; and Pompey entered with great dignity in his own E^rson, and preceded by several historians, ucan the poet was at the head of them, who observing Homer...
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THE WORKS OF JOSEPH ADDISON

GEORGE WASHINGTON GREENE - 1870
...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 a by several historians. Lucan the poet was at the head of them, who, observing Homer and Virgil at...
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Typical selections from the best English authors, with ..., Volume 1

English authors - 1876
...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 and The Guardian

Joseph Addison - 1876 - 520 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,...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...
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The Works of Joseph Addison: Including the Whole Contents of Bp. Hurd's ...

Joseph Addison - 1880
...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,...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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