Blue-stocking Hall, Volume 3

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Henry Colburn, 1829
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Page 35 - I have lived long enough : my way of life Is fall'n into the sear, the yellow leaf; And that which should accompany old age, As honour, love, obedience, troops of friends...
Page 22 - Were there one wise or honest, I could kill him For herding with that nest of fools and knaves ; By all my wrongs, thou talk'st as if revenge Were...
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