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" Dryden frequented it ; where you used to see songs, epigrams, and satires, in the hands of every man you met, you have now only a pack of cards ; and instead of the cavils about the turn of the expression, the elegance of the style, and the like, the... "
The British Essayists: The Tatler - Page 15
by Alexander Chalmers - 1803
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The lucubrations of Isaac Bickerstaff, esq, Volume 4

Sir Richard Steele, Joseph Addison - 1710
...very much altered fince Mr. Dryden frequented it; where you ufed to fee Songs, Epigrams, and Satyrs, in the Hands of every Man you met, you have now only a Pack of Cards ; and inftead of tlie Cavils about the Turn of the Expreffion, the Elegance of the Style, and the like, the...
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The Lucubrations of Isaac Bickerstaff, Esq, Volume 1

Sir Richard Steele, Joseph Addison - English essays - 1712
...very much altered nnce Mr. Drydtn frequented it ; where you ufed to fee Smgt, Epigrams, and Satyrs, in the Hands of every Man you met, you have now only a Pack of Cards ; and inuead of the Cavils about the Turn of the Exprcffion, the Elegance of the Style, and the like, the...
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The Tatler; Or, Lucubrations of Isaac Bickerstaff, Esq, Volume 1

Sir Richard Steele, Joseph Addison - English essays - 1774
...very much altered fince Mr. DryJcu frequented it; where you ufed to fee Songs, Epigrams, and Satire:, in the hands of every man you met, you have now only a pack of cards ; and inftead of the cavils about the turn of the expreffion, the elegance of the ftile, and the like, the...
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The Lucubrations of Isaac Bickerstaff, Esq, Volume 1

Sir Richard Steele, Joseph Addison - English essays - 1786
...and found. 1 his place is very much altered fince Mr. DRY DEN frequented it ; where you ufed to fee Songs, Epigrams, and Satires, in the hands of every...man 'you met, you have now only a pack of cards; and inftead of the cavils about the turn of the expreffion, the elegance of the ftyle, and the like, the...
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The Town: Its Memorable Characters and Events. St. Paul's to St ..., Volume 2

Leigh Hunt - London (England) - 1848
...notwithstanding their late apostacy in favour of dress and sound. The place is very much altered since Mr. Dryden frequented it ; where you used to see songs, epigrams,...learned now dispute only about the truth of the game." The last proprietor of this theatre was Rich, the famous harlequin, who, having a poor company, unable...
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The Town: Its Memorable Characters and Events. ...

London (England) - 1848 - 312 pages
...notwithstanding their late apostacy in favour of dress and sound. The place is very much altered since Mr. Dryden frequented it ; where you used to see songs, epigrams,...learned now dispute only about the truth of the game." The last proprietor of this theatre was Rich, the famous harlequin, who, having a poor company, unable...
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The Town: Its Memorable Characters and Events

Leigh Hunt - London (England) - 1859 - 449 pages
...dress and sound. The place is very much altered since Mr. l)ryden * Gibber's Apology, 2d edit. p. 138. frequented it; where you used to see songs, epigrams,...like, the learned now dispute only about the truth ol the game." The last proprietor of this theatre was Rich, the famous harlequin, who, having, a poor...
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Popular history of England, Volume 5

Charles Knight - Great Britain - 1859
...the "Tatler" it is said of Will's coffee-house, " This place is very much altered since Mr. Dryden frequented it. Where you used to see songs, epigrams, and satires, in the hands of every one you met, you have now only * " TaUer," No. 155. t "Spectator," No. 4&. * "Tatler," No. 132. 1709-1742.]...
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Lives of Wits and Humourists, Volume 1

John Timbs - Humorists, English - 1862
...early Tatlers, the house is thus described : This place [Will's] is very much altered since Mr. Dryden frequented it ; where you used to see songs, epigrams,...now only a pack of cards ; and instead of the cavils upon the turn of expression, the elegance of the style, and the like, the learned now dispute only...
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Lives of wits and humourists, Volume 1

John Timbs - Biography & Autobiography - 1862
...of every man you met, you have now only a pack of cards ; and instead of the cavils upon the turn of expression, the elegance of the style, and the like, the learned now dispute only about the turn of the game. Tin Toiler, No. 1. In old times we used to sit upon a play after it was acted,...
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