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" I passed ; for it is impossible that any thing should be universally tasted and approved by a multitude, though they are only the rabble of a nation, which hath not in it some peculiar Aptness to please and gratify the mind of man. "
The life and times of James Catnach ... ballad monger - Page 39
by Charles Hindley - 1878
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The Chautauquan

Language Arts & Disciplines - 1890
...Spectator, says, " When I travel I take a particular delight in hearing the songs and fables that have come from father to son and are most in vogue among...the common people of the countries through which I pass ; for it is impossible that anything should be universally tasted and approved by a multitude,...
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Folia Litteraria: Essays and Notes on English Literature

John Wesley Hales - English literature - 1893 - 367 pages
...taste for them had been awakened during his travels on the Continent. ' When I travelled,' he writes, ' I took a particular delight in hearing the songs and...common people of the countries through which I passed ; for it is impossible that anything should be universally tasted and approved by a multitude, though...
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English Synonymes: Explained in Alphabetical Order, with Copious ...

George Crabb - English language - 1896 - 856 pages
...travelled, I took a particular delight in ii'. n IK,' the song?* tuu\f<il>t*tt that arc conic Troin father to son, and are most in vogue among the common people. ADDISON. )f Jason, Theseus, and such worthies old, tight seem the tttlttt antiquity has told. WALLER....
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Report of the Committee of Council on Education in Scotland...[without Appendix]

Education - 1897
...tel passe-temps. (MlCIIELET.) 1 clipped ; 2 pugs. 2. Translate into French : — When I travelled, I took a particular delight in hearing the songs and...common people of the countries through which I passed ; for human nature is the same in all reasonable creatures ; and whatever falls in with it will meet...
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Essays and Tales

Joseph Addison - 1901 - 192 pages
...iiulgus rectum videt. HOB., Ep. ii. 1, 63. Sometimes the vulgar see and judge aright, WHEN I travelled I took a particular delight in hearing the songs and...common people of the countries through which I passed ; for it is impossible that anything uhould be universally tasted and approved by a multitude, though...
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The World's Best Essays: From the Earliest Period to the Present Time, Volume 1

David Josiah Brewer, Edward Archibald Allen, William Schuyler - English essays - 1900
...vulgus rectum videt.—Hor. Ep. II. 1, 63. Sometimes the vulgar see and judge aright. WHEN I traveled I took a particular delight in hearing the songs and...common people of the countries through which I passed; for it is impossible that anything should be universally tasted and approved by a multitude, though...
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Crowned masterpieces of literature that have advanced civilization ..., Volume 1

Edward Archibald Allen, William Schuyler - English literature - 1902
...vulgus rectum vidct. — Hor. Ep. II. i, 63. Sometimes the vulgar see and judge aright WHEN I traveled I took a particular delight in hearing the songs and...common people of the countries through which I passed; for it is impossible that anything should be universally tasted and approved by a multitude, though...
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Latin Prose Composition: Containing passages of graduated difficulty for ...

George Gilbert Ramsay - Latin language - 1903
...themselves, were they living, could do but little good. CCCXLI. The Popular Verdict. When I travelled I took a particular delight in hearing the songs and...common people of the countries through which I passed ; for it is impossible that anything should be universally tasted and approved by a multitude, though...
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English Synonymes Explained in Alphabetical Order with Copious Illustrations ...

George Crabb - English language - 1904 - 856 pages
...individual. When I travelled, 1 took a particular delight in hearing the songs liiul fiililm that are route from father to son, and are most in vogue among the common people. ADDISON. Of Jason, Theseus, and such worthies old, Light seem the talt« antiijiiity has tuld. WALLER....
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Selections from the Writings of Joseph Addison

Joseph Addison - History - 1905 - 346 pages
...those of our own. N° 70. Monday, May 21. [1711.] Intcrdum vulgus rectum videt. Hor. When I travelled, I took 'a particular delight in hearing the Songs...common people of the countries through which I passed ; for it is impossible that any thing should be universally tasted and approved by a multitude, though...
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