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" This nobleman, I say, is a prodigy; for at eighty-five he has all the wit and promptness of a man of thirty. A disposition to be pleased, and a power to please others, beyond whatever I knew : added to which, a man of learning, courtesy, and feeling.... "
The Works of Laurence Sterne, A. M.: Sterne's letters published by his ... - Page 197
by Laurence Sterne - 1805
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A sentimental journey through France and Italy

Laurence Sterne - 1802
...learning, courtesy and feeling * — He heard me talk of thee, Eliza, with uncommon satisfaction ; for them was only a third person, and of sensibility, with...till nine o'clock, have we passed. But thou, Eliza, wast the star that conducted and enlightened the discourse; and when I talked not of thee, still didst...
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The Works of Laurence Sterne: With a Life of the Author, Volume 6

Laurence Sterne - English literature - 1814
...whatever I knew : added to which, a man of learning, courtesy, and feeling. He heard me talk of thee, Eliza, with uncommon satisfaction ; — for there...But thou, Eliza, wert the star that conducted and enliven'd the discourse : — and when I talked not of thee, still didst thou fill my mind, and warmed...
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THE WORKS OF LAURANCE STERNE

LAURENCE STERNE - 1823
...learning, courtesy, and feeling. He heard me talk of thee, Eliza, with uncommon satisfaction;—for there was only a third person, and of sensibility,...But thou, Eliza, wert the star that conducted and cnliven'd the discourse: — and when I talked not of thee, still didst thou fill my E 2 mind, and...
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The Works of Laurence Sterne: In One Volume, with a Life of the Author

Laurence Sterne - English literature - 1830 - 416 pages
...whatever I knew: added to which, a man of learning, courtesy, and feeling. He heard me talk of thee, Eliza, with uncommon satisfaction; — for there was...But thou, Eliza, wert the star that conducted and enliven'd the discourse : — and when I talked not of thee, still didst thou fill my mind, and warmed...
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The Works of Laurence Sterne: In One Volume, with a Life of the Author

Laurence Sterne - English literature - 1831 - 416 pages
...whatever I knew: added to which, a man of learning, courtesy, and feeling. He heard me talk of thee, Eliza, with uncommon satisfaction; — for there was...afternoon, till nine o'clock, have we passed. But thou, wert the star that conducted and en'd thτ discourse : — and when 1 talVtea still didst thou fill...
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The English humourists of the eighteenth century: a series of lectures ...

William Makepeace Thackeray - Humor - 1853 - 309 pages
...whatever I knew: added to which a man of learning, courtesy and feeling." "He heard me talk of thee, Eliza, with uncommon satisfaction — for there was...afternoon till nine o'clock have we passed!* But thou, * "I am glad that you are in love — 't will cure you at least of the spleen. which has a bad effect...
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The Works Of Laurence Sterne

Laurence Sterne - 1855
...whatever I knew : added to which, a man of learning, courtesy, and feeling. He. heard me talk of thee, Eliza, with uncommon satisfaction; — for there was...passed. But thou, Eliza, wert the star that conducted and.enliven'd the discourse :— and when I talked not of thee, still didst thou fill my mind, ind...
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Novels and Novelists: From Elizabeth to Victoria, Volume 1

John Cordy Jeaffreson - Authors, English - 1858
...whatever I knew ; added to which, ft man of learning, courtesy, and feeling. He heard me talk of thee, Eliza, with uncommon satisfaction ; for there was only a third person, and of sensibility, with ns ; and ft most sentimental afternoon, tul nine o'clock, have we passed ! But thou, 1n;~, wert the...
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The English Humorists of the Eighteenth Century: A Series of Lectures

William Makepeace Thackeray - 1867
...whatever I knew: added to which a man of learning courtesy and feeling." "He heard me talk of thee, Eliza, with uncommon satisfaction — for there was...afternoon till nine o'clock have we passed!* But thou, * "I am glad that you are in love — 't will cure you at least of the spleen. which has a bad effect...
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The English Humourists of the Eighteenth Century

William Makepeace Thackeray - 1870 - 341 pages
...whatever I knew: added to which a man of learning, courtesy, and feeling." " He heard me talk of thee, Eliza, with uncommon satisfaction — for there was...most sentimental afternoon till nine o'clock have we passed!1 But thou, 1 " I am glad that you are in love — 'twill cure you at least ot the spleen, which...
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