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" There had been a coldness (said Mr. Pope) between Mr. Addison and me for some time; and we had not been in company together, for a good while, any where but at Button's coffee-house, where I used to see him almost every day. On his meeting me there, one... "
All About Coffee - Page 576
by William Harrison Ukers - 1922 - 796 pages
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Anecdotes, observations, and characters, of books and men: collected from ...

Joseph Spence - 1858
...Addison usually studied all the morning : then met his party at Button's ; dined there, and stayed five or six hours ; and sometimes far into the night. —...much for me : it hurt my health, and so I quitted it. — P. Addison passed each day alike ; and much in the manner that Dryden did. — Dryden employed...
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The English Humourists of the Eighteenth Century: A Series of Lectures ...

William Makepeace Thackeray - Authors, English - 1858 - 341 pages
...Addison usually studied all the morning; then met his party at Button's; dined there, and stayed five or six hours, and sometimes far into the night. I...much for me : it hurt my health, and so I quitted it."—POPE (Spence's Anecdotes). profession and an income. His book of " Travels " had failed: his...
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Anecdotes, Observations, and Characters, of Books and Men

Joseph Spence - Authors, English - 1858 - 396 pages
...party at Button's; dined there, and stayed five or six hours; and sometimes far into the night.—I was of the company for about a year, but found it...too much for me: it hurt my health, and so I quitted it.—P. Addison passed each day alike; and much in the manner that Dryden did.—Dryden employed his...
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A Critical Dictionary of English Literature: And British and ..., Volume 1

Samuel Austin Allibone - English literature - 1858
...Addison usually studied all the morning, then met his party at Button's; dined there, and stayed five or six hours, and sometimes far into the night. I WAS of the company for abtut a year, but found it was too much for me, and so I quitted it." — POPB: »^irncf'jt Ane&bAtt....
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The Town; its memorable characters and events

Leigh Hunt - Travel - 1859 - 449 pages
...Addison usually studied all the morning; then met his party at Button's; dined, and staid there five or six hours; and sometimes far into the night. I...much for me: it hurt my health, and so I quitted it." f Button had been a servant of the Countess of Warwick, whom Addison married. It is said that when...
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A Critical Dictionary of English Literature, and British and ..., Volume 1

Samuel Austin Allibone - English literature - 1859 - 3140 pages
...Addison usually studied all the morning, then met his party at Button's; dined there, and stayed five or six hours, and sometimes far Into the night. I was of the company for ahuut a year, but found it was too much for me, and so I quitted it." — POPE: SpencJ* Anccdatft....
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A critical dictionary of English literature, and British and ..., Volume 1

Samuel Austin Allibone - 1859
...then met his party at Button's; dined there, and stayed five or six hours, and sometimes Gtr hito tho night I was of the company for about a year, but found It was too much for me, and so I quitted it." — POPÍ : Jtytncr?* Anfcdrittt. '•To the keenest perception...
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The Streets of London: Anecdotes of Their More Celebrated Residents, by John ...

John Thomas Smith - Literary landmarks - 1861 - 443 pages
...usually studied all the morning ; then met his party at Button's, dined there, and stayed for five or six hours, and sometimes far into the night. I...much for me. It hurt my health, and so I quitted it." But this was not the only reason ; a coolness grew up between these illustrious men : Pope confessed...
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The streets of London: anecdotes of their more celebrated residents, by John ...

John Thomas Smith - London (England) - 1861 - 443 pages
...usually studied all the morning ; then met his party at Button's, dined there, and stayed for five or six hours, and sometimes far into the night. I was of the company for about a yeaf, but found it too much for me. It hurt my health, and so I quitted it." But this was not the only...
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Lives of Wits and Humourists, Volume 1

John Timbs - Humorists, English - 1862
...Addison usually studied all the morning, then met his party at Button's ; dined there, and stayed five or six hours, and sometimes far into the night. I was of the company for about a year," (probably 1713,) " but found it too much for me ; it hurt my health, and so I quitted it." Of the commencement...
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