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" ... elegant pleasure-seekers took the first of the morning. In this way, all the world may be an aristocrat, and play the duke among marquises, and the reigning monarch among dukes, if he will only outvie them in tranquillity. An imperturbable demeanour... "
An Inland Voyage - Page 153
by Robert Louis Stevenson - 1902 - 238 pages
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An Inland Voyage

Robert Louis Stevenson - Cévennes Mountains (France) - 1878 - 237 pages
...place, moreover, invited to repose. People in elaborate shooting costumes sallied from the chdteau with guns and game-bags ; and this was a pleasure...thunderstorm. We made a very short day of it to La Fere ; but the dusk was falling, and a small rain had begun before we stowed the boats. La Fere is...
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The novels and tales of Robert Louis Stevenson, Volume 12

Robert Louis Stevenson - 1895
...place, moreover, invited to repose. People in elaborate shooting costumes sallied from the cbdteau with guns and gamebags ; and this was a pleasure in...thunder-storm. We made a very short day of it to La Fire; but the dusk was falling and a small rain had begun before we stowed the boats. La Fire is a...
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An Inland Voyage: Travels with a Donkey

Robert Louis Stevenson - Belgium - 1895 - 358 pages
...place, moreover, invited to repose. People in elaborate shooting costumes sallied from the cbdteau with guns and gamebags ; and this was a pleasure in...thunder-storm. We made a very short day of it to La Fere; but the dusk was falling and a small rain had begun before we stowed the boats. La Fere is a...
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The Novels and Tales of Robert Louis Stevenson: An inland voyage. Travels ...

Robert Louis Stevenson, Lloyd Osbourne, Fanny Van de Grift Stevenson, William Ernest Henley - Fiction - 1895
...place, moreover, invited to repose. People in elaborate shooting costumes sallied from the cbdteau with guns and gamebags; and this was a pleasure in...thunder-storm. We made a very short day of it to La F&re; but the dusk was falling and a small rain had begun before we stowed the boats. La Ftre is a...
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The novels and tales of Robert Louis Stevenson...

Robert Louis Stevenson - 1895
...these elegant pleasure-seekers took the first of the morning. In this way all the world may be ;in aristocrat, and play the duke among marquises, and...thunder-storm. We made a very short day of it to La Fire; but the dusk was falling and a small rain had begun before we stowed the boats. La Fire is a...
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The Pocket R.L.S.: Being Favourite Passages from the Works of Stevenson

Robert Louis Stevenson - Quotations, Scottish - 1895 - 216 pages
...sneer, and will not readily be martyred without some external circumstance and a concourse looking on. AN imperturbable demeanour comes from •*"*• perfect...private pace, like a. clock during a thunderstorm. 99 '|"HE ways of men seem always very trivial •*• to us when we find ourselves alone on a church...
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An inland voyage; Travels with a donkey; The amateur emigrant; The Silverado ...

Robert Louis Stevenson - 1895
...outvie them in tranquillity. An imperturbable demeanor comes from jierfect patience. Quiet minds can not be perplexed or frightened, but go on in fortune or...thunderstorm. We made a very short day of it to La Fbre ; but the dusk was falling, and a small rain had begun before we stowed the boats. La Fbre is...
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Works, Volume 10

Robert Louis Stevenson - 1895
...outvie them in tranquillity. An imperturbable demeanor comes from perfect patience. Quiet minds can not be perplexed or frightened, but go on in fortune or...thunderstorm. We made a very short day of it to La Fire ; but the dusk was falling, and a small rain had begun before we stowed the boats. La Flre is...
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The World's Great Masterpieces: History, Biography, Science ..., Volume 19

Harry Thurston Peck, Frank Richard Stockton - Literature - 1901
...imperturbable demeanor comes from perfect ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON PUBLIC U3KABT ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON. 10253 patience. Quiet minds cannot be perplexed or frightened,...thunderstorm. We made a very short day of it to La Fere ; but the dusk was falling, and a small rain had begun before we stowed the boats. La Fere is...
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Charakteristische eigenschaften von R. L. Stevensons stil

William P. Chalmers - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1903 - 56 pages
...blackberries; and like fisticuffs, they serve impartially with all sides. Ibid., 134. 19. Quiet minds cannot he .perplexed or frightened , but go on in fortune or...misfortune at their own private pace, like a clock during a thunder storm. Ibid., 152. 20. , As it [the church] flanges out in three wide terraces, and settles...
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