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All About Coffee - Page 568
by William Harrison Ukers - 1922 - 796 pages
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D: Comprehending an Account of His Studies ...

James Boswell - 1799
...England in its taverns and inns, and triumphed over the French for not having, in any perfection, the tavern life. " There is no private house, (said he,)...grandeur, ever so much elegance, ever so much desire that every body should be easy ; in the nature of things it cannot be : there must always be some degree...
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Gleanings in England

Samuel Jackson Pratt - 1801
...: and in confirmation of what we asserted in the letter that opened our correspondence — • * " Let there be ever so great plenty of good things,...grandeur, ever so much elegance, ever so much desire'," says our Doctor, " that every one should be easy in a private house, in the nature of things it cannot...
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The life of Samuel Johnson, LL. D.: comprehending an account of ..., Volume 2

James Boswell - Literary Criticism - 1807
...England in its taverns and inns, and triumphed over the French for not having, in any perfection, the tavern life. " There is no private house, (said he,)...grandeur, ever so much elegance, ever so much desire that every body should be easy ; in the nature of things it cannot be : there must always be some degree...
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The life of Samuel Johnson. [With] The principal corrections and additions ...

James Boswell - 1807
...taverns and inns, and triumphed over the French for not having, in any perfection, the tavemlife. " There is no private house, (said he,) in which people...grandeur, ever so much elegance, ever so much desire that every body should be easy; in the .nature of things it cannot be: there must always be some degree...
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Dr. Johnson's table-talk: aphorisms [&c.] selected and arranged from mr ...

Samuel Johnson, James Boswell - 1807
...England in its taverns and inns, and triumphed over the French for not having, in any perfection, the tavern life.— ." There is no private house (said...Let there be ever so great plenty of good things, ever,so much grandeur, ever so much elegance, ever so much desire that every body should be easy; in...
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Selection of Poems ...

Poetry - 1808
...Where'er his various tour has been, May sigh to think how oft he found His warmest welcome — at an Inn. LET there be ever so great plenty of good things,...grandeur, ever so much elegance, ever so much desire that every one should be easy in a private house, in the nature of things it cannot be: there must always...
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Johnsoniana: from Boswell's life of the great lexicographer and moralist ...

James Boswell - 1820 - 355 pages
...England in Us taverns and inns, and triumphed over the French for not having, in any perfection, the tavern life. " There is no private house," said he,...ever so great plenty of good things, ever so much grandenr, ever so much elegance, ever so much desire that every body should be easy; in the nature...
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The life of Samuel Johnson, Volume 2

James Boswell - 1820
...the tavern life. There it no private hoi^e, (said he,) in which people can enjoy themselves so wtH as at a capital tavern. Let there be ever so great...plenty of good things, ever so much grandeur, ever so nr-ch elegance, ever so much desire that every body »honld be easy; in the nature of things it Cannot...
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The life of Samuel Johnson. Copious notes by Malone

James Boswell - 1821
...England in its taverns and inns, and triumphed over the French for not having, in any perfection, the tavern life. " There is no private house (said he),...grandeur, ever so much elegance, ever so much desire that every body should be easy, in the nature of things it cannot be: there must always be some degree of...
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The life of Samuel Johnson. Copious notes by Malone

James Boswell - 1821
...England in its taverns and inns, and triumphed over the French for not having, in any perfection, the tavern life. " There is no private house (said he),...there be ever so great plenty of good things, ever jso much grandeur, ever so much elegance, ever so much desire that every body should be easy, in the...
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