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" There is no place of general resort wherein I do not often make my appearance ; sometimes I am seen thrusting my head into a round of politicians at Will's, and listening with great attention to the narratives that are made in those little circular audiences.... "
All About Coffee - Page 560
by William Harrison Ukers - 1922 - 796 pages
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The British essayists: with prefaces, historical and biographical, Volume 5

Alexander Chalmers - English essays - 1855
...often make my appearance ; sometimes I am seen thrusting my head into a round of politicians at Will's, and listening with great attention to the narratives...little circular audiences. Sometimes I smoke a pipe at Child's,t and whilst I seem attentive to nothing but the Postman, overhear the conversation of every...
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THE WORKS OF JOSEPH ADDISON

1864
...often make my appearance; sometimes I am seen thrusting my head into a round of politicians at Will's, and listening with great attention to the narratives...circular audiences. Sometimes I smoke a pipe at Child's, f and whilst I f Child's coffee-house was in St. Paul's church-yard, :nd -mucli frequented by the clergy...
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The English Humorists of the Eighteenth Century: A Series of Lectures

William Makepeace Thackeray - English literature - 1867 - 341 pages
...narratives that are made in these little circular audiences. Sometimes I smoke a pipe at Child's, and whilst I seem attentive to nothing but the Postman, overhear...conversation of every table in the room. I appear on Tuesday night at St. James's Coffee-house; and sometimes join the little committee of politics in the...
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Thackeray's Lectures: The English Humorists. The Four Georges

William Makepeace Thackeray - 1867
...often mako my appearance ; sometimes I am seen thrusting my head into a round of politicians at Wills', and listening with great attention to the narratives that are made in these little circular audiences. Sometimes I smoke a pipe at Child's, and whilst I seem attentive to...
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Curiosities of London: Exhibiting the Most Rare and Remarkable Objects of ...

John Timbs - East India House (London, England) - 1868 - 871 pages
...game." The S/ieclator is sometimes *.n " thrusting his head into a round of politicians at Will's, and listening with great attention to the narratives that are made in these little circular audiences." Although EO exclusive subscription belonged to any of these, we find...
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The Works of William Makepeace Thackeray, Volume 19

William Makepeace Thackeray - English literature - 1869
...make my appearance ; sometimes I am seen thrusting my head into a round of politicians at ' Will's,' and listening with great attention to the narratives that are made in these little circular audiences. Sometimes I smoke a pipe at ' Child's,' and whilst I seem attentive...
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The four Georges: The English humorists of the eighteenth century

William Makepeace Thackeray - English wit and humor - 1869 - 362 pages
...make my appearance ; sometimes I am seen thrusting my head into a round of politicians at 'Will's,' and listening with great attention to the narratives that are made in these little circular audiences. Sometimes I smoke a pipe at 'Child's,' and whilst I seem attentive...
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London: Its Celebrated Characters and Remarkable Places, Volume 1

John Heneage Jesse - London (England) - 1871
...1710. " Sometimes," he writes, " I am seen thrusting my head into a round of politicians at Wills', and listening with great attention to the narratives...while I seem attentive to nothing but the Postman, [newspaper] overhear the conversation of every table in the room. I appear on Sunday nights at St....
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The Novels and Novelists

William Forsyth - 1871
...men of letters led then is pleasantly described by Addison in the first number of the ' Spectator/ " Sometimes I smoke a pipe at Child's, and while I seem...conversation of every table in the room. I appear on Tuesday night at St. James's Coffee-house, and sometimes join the little committee of politics in the...
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The Novels and Novelists of the Eighteenth Century: In Illustration of the ...

William Forsyth - England - 1871 - 339 pages
...men of letters led then is pleasantly described by Addison in the first number of the ' Spectator.' " Sometimes I smoke a pipe at Child's, and while I seem...conversation of every table in the room. I appear on Tuesday night at St. James's Coffee-house, and sometimes join the little committee of politic^ in the...
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