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On the structure and the diseases of the horse, with their remedies: also ... - Page iii
by William Youatt - 1851 - 483 pages
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL. D.: Tales and visions: The history of ...

Samuel Johnson, Sir John Hawkins - English literature - 1787
...Efprits d'un tel ; for example, Beauties of Watts, &cc. &c. at which, faid he, a man will often look and be tempted to go on, when he would have been frightened at books of a larger fize, and of a more erudite appearance. Being once aiked if he ever embellifhed aftory — No, faid...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: Together with His Life, and Notes on His ...

Samuel Johnson - 1787
...jLfprits d'uH tel ; for example, Beauties of Watts, &c. &€. at which, faid he, a man will often look and be tempted to go on, when he would have been frightened at books of a larger fize, and of a more erudite appearance. T$ Being once afked if he ever embellifhed aftory — No, faid...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL.D, Volume 2

Samuel Johnson, Sir John Hawkins - 1787
...Efprits d'un tel ; for example, Beauties of ff^atts, &c. &c. at which, faid he, a man will often look and be tempted to go on, when he would have been frightened at book* oC a larger fize, and of a more erudite appearance. Being once afked if he ever embelliftied...
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The County Magazine, Volume 1

Periodicals - 1788
...French Efpritsd'un td; for example. Beautics ofl'/ntts, &c. &c. at which, faid he, a man will often look and be tempted to go on, when he would have been frightened at books of a larger fize, and of a more erudite appearance. Being once afked, if he ever embellifhcxl a ftory . — No,...
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The European Magazine: And London Review, Volume 11

1787
...Efprits ti'urt ttl ; for example, Beautie; *f N''*iti, &c. &c. at which, faid he, a man will often look and be tempted to go on, when he would have been frightened at books of a larger fize, and of a more erudite appearance. Being once afked, if he ever embellifhed a itory — No, faid...
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The Methodist Magazine and Quarterly Review, Volume 8

Theology - 1837
...observed by Dr. Johnson — " Books that you may carry to the fire, and hold readily in your hand, are the most useful after all. A man will often look at them,...larger size, and of a more erudite appearance." The volume before us makes no pretensions to elegance of style. It is the journal of an " unlearned and...
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The plays of Philip Massinger, adapted for family reading and the ..., Volume 3

Philip Massinger - 1830
...THE FAMILY LIBRARY. " BOOKS THAT YOU MAY CARRY TO THE FIRE, AND HOLD READILY IN YOUR HAND, ARE THE MOST USEFUL AFTER ALL. A MAN WILL OFTEN LOOK AT THEM,...A LARGER SIZE, AND OF A MORE ERUDITE APPEARANCE." — Dr. JoAnson. 1' Mr. Murray's Library A very excellent and always entertaining Miscellany/'— Edinburg...
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The Life & Lord Byron

John Golt - 1830 - 334 pages
...END. TO THE PUBLIC. " Books that you may carry to the fire, and hold readily in your kant^ are the most useful after all. A man will often look at them,...frightened at books of a larger size, and of a more entdite appearance." — I)R. JOHNSON. The proprietors of the Family Library feel themselves stimulated...
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The Dramatic Works of John Ford: The lover's melancholy. The broken heart ...

John Ford - 1831
...END OF voL. I. LONDON: " BOOKS THAT YOU MAY CARRY TO THE FIRE, AND HOLD READILY IV YOUR HAND, ARE THE MOST USEFUL AFTER ALL. A MAN WILL OFTEN LOOK AT THEM,...A LARGER SIZE, AND OF A MORE ERUDITE APPEARANCE." Dl\ JoknSon. " Mr. Murray's Library A very excellent and always entertaining Miscellany."—Edinburgh...
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Bertha's visit to her uncle in England, Volume 1

Mrs. Marcet (Jane Haldimand) - Children - 1831
...— Oriental Herald. " BOOKS THAT YOU MAY CARRY TO THE FIRE, AND HOLD READILY IN YOUR HAND, ARE THE MOST USEFUL AFTER ALL. A MAN WILL OFTEN LOOK AT THEM,...A LARGER SIZE, AND OF A MORE ERUDITE APPEARANCE." — Dr. Johnson. " Mr. Murray's Library A very excellent and always entertaining Miscellany." — Edinburgh...
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