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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 Jonathan Swift: Containing Additional Letters, Tracts ..., Volume 9

Jonathan Swift, Sir Walter Scott - 1883
...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, Volume 9

Jonathan Swift - 1883
...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 additional letters, tracts ..., Volume 9

Jonathan Swift, Sir Walter Scott - 1883
...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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Isaac Bickerstaff: Physician and Astrologer

Sir Richard Steele - English essays - 1887 - 192 pages
...would have done it, had it not been for the impartiality of this gentlejnan," pointing to Polybius, " who was the only person, except my own countrymen, that was willing to conduct mohither." The Carth.-iginian took his seat, and Pompey entered, with great dignity in his own person,...
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The Tatler: Selected Essays

English essays - 1888 - 478 pages
...only looks, went fc.t own counfcrymen, that was willing to conpossessed by L, No. 81.] A DREAM. 121 The Carthaginian took his seat, and Pompey entered...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

George A. Aitken - 1898
...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

George Atherton Aitken - English essays - 1898
...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 World's Best Essays, from the Earliest Period to the Present Time, Volume 9

David Josiah Brewer - American essays - 1900
...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 pretense he might otherwise have had, he forfeited his claim...
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Crowned Masterpieces of Literature that Have Advanced Civilization ..., Volume 9

David Josiah Brewer - English literature - 1902
...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 pretense he might otherwise have had, he forfeited his claim...
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The Works of Joseph Addison: The Tatler. The Guardian

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 a by several historians. Lucan the poet was at the head of them, who, observing Homer and Virgil at...
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