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" His next appearance as a writer was in the quality of the lowest minister of state, to wit, in the office of Gazetteer, where he worked faithfully according to order, without ever erring against the rule observed by all ministries, to keep that paper... "
The General Biographical Dictionary: Containing an Historical and Critical ... - Page 353
by Alexander Chalmers - 1816
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The school of action; a comedy

Sir Richard Steele, Joseph Addison - 1809 - 696 pages
...State, the office of Gazetteer ; where he worked faithfully according to order, without ever erring against the rule observed by all Ministries, to keep that paper very innocent and very insipid. It is believed," he adds, " it was to the reproaches he heard every Gazette-day against the writer...
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The general biographical dictionary. Revised by A. Chalmers

New and general biographical dictionary - 1816
...character of " The Christian Hero." Thus he found himself slighted, instead of being encouraged, for his declarations as to religion ; so that he thought...1703, and "The Lying Lover" in 1704. In 1709 he began "The Taller;" the first number of which was published April 12, 1709, and the last Jan. 2, 1711. This...
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The General biographical dictionary: containing an historical and critical ...

Alexander Chalmers - Biography - 1816
...was, he says, in the last table-book ever worn by the glorious and immortal William the Third. He fed before this obtained a captain's commission in lord...1703, and "The Lying Lover" in 1704. In 1709 he began " The Tatler ;" the first number of which was published April 12, 1709, and the last Jan. 2, 1711....
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Richard Steele

Austin Dobson - 1886 - 240 pages
...against the 1 Letters and, Works of Lady Mary Wortley Montagu, 1861, i. 53. 2 Boyer's Annals, 1706. Rule observed by all Ministries, to keep that Paper very innocent and very insipid.' ' ' It is believed ' — he adds — ' it was to the Reproaches he heard every Gazette Day against...
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Richard Steele

Austin Dobson - 1888 - 240 pages
...against the 1 Letters and Worhs of Lndy Mury Wortley Montagu, 1861, i. 53. - Boyer's Annalt, 1706. Rule observed by all Ministries, to keep that Paper very innocent and very insipid.'1 ' It is believed '—he adds—' it was to the Reproaches he heard every Gazette Day against...
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The life of Richard Steele, Volume 1

George Atherton Aitken - 1889
...wit, in the office of Gazetteer ; where he worked faithfully according to order, without ever erring against the rule observed by all Ministries, to keep that paper very innocent and very insipid.2 It is believed it was to the reproaches he heard every Gazette day against the writer of...
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Richard Steele

Sir Richard Steele - 1894 - 452 pages
...recommendation, in April or May, with a salary of ^300, liable to a tax of ,£45, and he endeavoured to obey " the rule observed by all Ministries, to keep that paper very innocent and very insipid " ; but, inevitably, there were often complaints either about what was inserted or what was omitted....
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Richard Steele

Sir Richard Steele - 1894 - 452 pages
...recommendation, in April or May, with a salary of ,£300, liable to a tax of ^45, and he endeavoured to obey " the rule observed by all Ministries, to keep that paper very innocent and very insipid "; but, inevitably, there were often complaints either about what was inserted or what was omitted....
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The Sir Roger de Coverley Papers, from "The Spectator"

Joseph Addison, Sir Richard Steele, Eustace Budgell - 1896 - 174 pages
...wit, in the office of Gazetteer; where he worked faithfully according to order, without ever erring against the rule observed by all Ministries, to keep that paper very innocent and very insipid." Notwithstanding a considerable income, Steele was throughout the rest of his life perpetually harassed...
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