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" collecting literary sticks, picked up exactly in the order and state in which he chanced to find them. They are thin, short, dry, sapless, crooked, headless, and pointless. In the depth of winter, however, a faggot of real French sticks — although... "
The history of Gustavus Vasa: king of Sweden - Page 324
by Gustav (I Vasa, King of Sweden) - 1852 - 312 pages
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DALMATIA AND MONTENEGRO

SIR J. GARDNER WILKINSON - 1848
...conqueror. At Paris he remains little more than three weeks, but of these he makes excellent use." s( He tells you in his preface. He walked the streets...moments an English fireside.' The metaphor is rather far-fetched, and needs elucidation. In a word, then, Sir Francis Head, eschewing gaieties and invitations,...
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Lands of the Free: Historical Broadcast Series of the NBC Inter-American ...

Lady Theresa Lewis, NBC University of the Air - America - 1852
...Paris he remains little more than three weeks, but of these he makes excellent use." " He tells yon in his preface. He walked the streets , 'collecting...few moments an English fireside.' The metaphor is rattier far-fetched, and needs elucidation. In a word, then, Sir Francis Head, eschewing gaieties and...
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The North American Miscellany and Dollar Magazine, Volumes 3-4

1852
...enjoyed the society of the public streets ; in other words, and his own, his sole amusement consisted in collecting literary sticks, picked up exactly in the...order and state in which he chanced to find them. The " faggot" which these " sticks" compose, we commend to the tables of our readers, as calculated...
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The Knickerbocker: Or, New-York Monthly Magazine, Volume 39

Charles Fenno Hoffman, Lewis Gaylord Clark, John Holmes Agnew, Kinahan Cornwallis, Washington Irving, Timothy Flint - Periodicals - 1852
...enjoyed, the society of the public streets ; in other words, and his own, his sole amusement consisted in collecting literary sticks, picked up exactly in the...order and state in which he chanced to find them. The 'faggot' which these 'sticks' compose, we commend to the fire-sides of our readers, as calculated...
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The Knickerbocker: Or, New-York Monthly Magazine, Volume 39

Charles Fenno Hoffman, Lewis Gaylord Clark, John Holmes Agnew, Kinahan Cornwallis, Washington Irving, Timothy Flint - Periodicals - 1852
...enjoyed, the society of the public streets ; in other words, and his own, his sole amusement consisted in collecting literary .sticks, picked up exactly in the order and state in which he chanced to l'uni them. The 'faggot' which these 'sticks' compose, we commend to the fire-sides of our readers,...
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A Faggot of French Sticks: Or, Paris in 1851

Sir Francis Bond Head - Paris (France) - 1852 - 495 pages
...than that which I had the happiness to enjoy in the public streets. My amusements solely consisted in collecting literary sticks, picked up exactly in the order and state in which I chanced to find them. They are thin, short, dry, sapless, crooked, headless, and pointless. In the...
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A faggot of French sticks, by the author of 'Bubbles from the brunnen of ...

Francis Bond Head (sir, 1st bart.) - 1852
...than that which I had the happiness to enjoy in the public streets. My amusements solely consisted in collecting literary sticks, picked up exactly in the order and state in which I chanced to find them. They are thin, short, dry, sapless, crooked, headless, and pointless. In the...
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Paris : or, a faggot of French sticks

Sir Francis Bond Head - Paris (France) - 1859 - 495 pages
...favours. <\k During my brief residence in the French metropolis, Mj amusements solely consisted in collecting literary sticks, picked up exactly in the order and state in which I chanced to find them. They are thin, short, dry, sapless, crooked, headless, and pointless. In the...
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Sartain's Union Magazine of Literature and Art, Volume 10

Caroline Matilda Kirkland - 1852
...than that which I had the happiness to enjoy in the public streets. My amusement solely consisted in collecting literary sticks, picked up exactly in the order and state in which I chanced to find them." The sketches are principally of the French institutions, incidentally of the...
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