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" This place is very much altered since Mr. Dry•den 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... "
All About Coffee - Page 575
by William Harrison Ukers - 1922 - 796 pages
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The Spectator, Volume 1

Joseph Addison, Sir Richard Steele - 1898
...in the same number he wrote, 'This place is very much altered since Mr. Dryden frequented it ; where you used to see songs, epigrams, and satires in the...every man you met, you have now only a pack of cards.' 2 Child's Coffee-House was in St. Paul's Churchyard, and was the resort of clergymen and doctors, owing...
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Johnson's Life of Pope [ed.] by P. Peterson

Samuel Johnson - 1899 - 200 pages
...says, "This place (Will's coffee-house) is very much altered since Mr. Dryden frequented it, where you used to see Songs, Epigrams, and Satires in the hands of every man, you have now only a pack of cards." c. D. p.] 1. 22. [Convent Garden (now Covent Garden) was so called...
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Life of Pope

Samuel Johnson - 1899 - 200 pages
...says, "This place (Will's coffee-house) is very much altered since Mr. Dryden frequented it, where you used to see Songs, Epigrams, and Satires in the hands of every man, you have now only a pack of cards." o. D. p.] 1. 22. [Convent Garden (now Covent Garden) was so called...
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Garth's "Dispensary.", Volume 10

Sir Samuel Garth - History - 1905 - 175 pages
...since Mr. Dryden frequented it; where you uaed to see songs, epigrams and saures in the hands of eyery man you met, you have now only a pack of cards, and...learned now dispute only about the truth of the game.' (Sir Roger de Coverley, ed. D. Salmon, London 1904, S. 122.) 21. scan, von Webster erklärt als: to...
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Introduction to English Literature, with Suggestions for Further Reading and ...

Franklin Verzelius Newton Painter - 1905 - 700 pages
...Coffeehouse, the Taller says : " 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 a pack of cards." Fashionable hours became later, and a considerable...
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Introduction to English Literature: With Suggestions for Further Reading and ...

Franklin Verzelius Newton Painter - English literature - 1906 - 700 pages
...Coffeehouse, the Tatler says : " 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 a pack of cards." Fashionable hours became later, and a considerable...
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The Bookman, Volume 37

Popular culture - 1913
...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 a pack of cards." THE POST, COACHES, AND CONVEYANCES Postage in 1635,...
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Reading London: Urban Speculation and Imaginative Government in Eighteenth ...

Erik Bond - History - 2007 - 276 pages
...very much altered since Mr. Dryden frequented it; where you used to see Songs, Epigrams, and Satyrs, in the Hands of every Man you met, you have now only...the Learned now dispute only about the Truth of the Game.12 Steele's concentration upon the audience's conduct and his nostalgia for Dryden's supposedly...
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A History of Early Eighteenth Century Drama, 1700-1750

Allardyce Nicoll - English drama - 1929 - 431 pages
...very much altered since Mr. Dryden frequented it ; where you used to see Songs, Epigrams, and Satyrs, in the Hands of every Man you met, you have now only...the Learned now dispute only about the Truth of the Game1." The extent to which this passion for cards drew audiences away from the theatres is emphasised...
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Massachusetts. Governor (1861-1866 : Andrew) - 1862
...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 a pack of cards. Into these places of public resort the lowest sharpers...
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