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" There is one thing, Emma, which a man can always do, if he chuses, and that is, his duty; not by manoeuvring and finessing, but by vigour and resolution. It is Frank Churchill's duty to pay this attention to his father. "
Emma, Volume 1 - Page 211
by Jane Austen - 1905 - 356 pages
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Emma, by the author of 'Pride and prejudice'. by Jane Austen

Jane Austen - 1833
...what her nephew can do. He may, at times, be able to do a great deal more than he can at others." " There is one thing, Emma,' which a man can always do, if he chooses, and that is, his duty ; not by manoeuvring and finessing, but by -vigour and resolution. It...
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Emma: A Novel

Jane Austen - 1841 - 435 pages
...what her nephew can do. He may, at times, be able to do a great deal more "than he can at others." " There is one thing, Emma, which a man can always do, if he chooses, and that is, his duty ; not by manoeuvring and finessing, but by vigour and resolution. It...
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Emma: A Novel

Jane Austen - England - 1877 - 456 pages
...deal more than he can at others." "There is one thing, Emma, which a man can always do, if he chooses, and that is, his duty; not by manoeuvring and finessing, but by vigour and resolution. It is Frank "CKurchiir§ duty to pay this attention to his father. He knows it to be so, by his promfses and messages...
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Emma, Volume 1

Jane Austen - 1901
...with what her nephew can do. He may at times be able to do a great deal more than he can at others." "There is one thing, Emma, which a man can always do, if he chooses, and that is his duty; not by manoeuvring and finessing, but by vigor and resolution. It is...
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Emma, Volume 1

Jane Austen - 1902
...deal more than he can at others." "There is one thing, Emma, which a man can always do, if he chooses, and that is his duty; not by manoeuvring and finessing, but by vigor and resolution. It is Prank Churchill's duty to pay this attention to his father. He know." it...
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Sense and Sensibility ; Emma ; and Persuasion

Jane Austen - 1903
...decide what her nephew can do. He may at times be able to do a great deal more than he can at others." " There is one thing, Emma, which a man can always do if he chooses, and that is his duty — not by manoeuvring and finessing, but by vigour and resolution. It...
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Forms of Life: Character and Moral Imagination in the Novel

Martin Price - Literary Criticism - 1983 - 373 pages
...happy, and knew she ought to be happy" (36). Knightley speaks in similar vein about Frank Churchill: " "There is one thing, Emma, which a man can always do, if he chuses, and this is, his duty; not by manoeuvring and finessing, but by vigour and resolution. It is Frank Churchill's...
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Desire and Domestic Fiction: A Political History of the Novel

Nancy Armstrong - Desire in literature - 1987 - 300 pages
...of behavior. "'It is Frank Churchill's duty to pay this attention to his father.'" Knightley argues, "'He knows it to be so, by his promises and messages; but if he wished to do it, it might be done'" (p. 99). On another occasion. Knightley compares the gentleman's hand to "woman's writing." and only...
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Desire and Domestic Fiction: A Political History of the Novel

Nancy Armstrong - Desire in literature - 1987 - 300 pages
...elite education, since the man in question does not carry out his words in other forms of behavior. "'It is Frank Churchill's duty to pay this attention to his father,'" Knightley argues, "'He knows it to be so, by his promises and messages; but if he wished to do it,...
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Equivocal Beings: Politics, Gender, and Sentimentality in the 1790s ...

Claudia L. Johnson - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2009 - 256 pages
...woman to be ready for anybody who asks her." "Nonsense! a man does not imagine any such thing." (E 60) "There is one thing, Emma, which a man can always do, if he chuses, and that is, his duty." (E 146) "I can allow for the fears of the child but not of the man." (E 148) "General benevolence,...
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