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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 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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The Novels and Novelists of the Eighteenth Century

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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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...those little circular audiences. Sometimes I smoke ;i pipe at Child's, and while I seem attentive to nothing but the Postman, [newspaper] overhear the...
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Clubs and Club Life in London: With Anecdotes of Its Famous Coffee-houses ...

John Timbs - Bars (Drinking establishments) - 1872 - 544 pages
...Churchyard, was one of the Spectator's houses. " Sometimes," he says, " I smoke a pipe at Child's, and whilst I seem attentive to nothing but the Postman, overhear the conversation of every table in the room." It was much frequented by the clergy ; for the Spectator, No. 609, notices the mistake of a country...
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The Works of William Makepeace Thackeray, Volume 10

William Makepeace Thackeray - 1872
...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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Club life of London

John Timbs - 1872
...another way." The Spectator is sometimes seen " 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." Then, we have as an instance of no one member of human society but...
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Miscellanies..., Volume 1

William Makepeace Thackeray - 1873 - 592 pages
...make my appearance; sometimes I am seen thrusting my head into a round of politiciaos at ' Will's,' and listening with great attention to the narratives that are made in these little cireular andiences. Sometimes I smoke a pipe at ' Child's,' and whilst I seem attentive...
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Selections from Addison's Papers Contributed to the Spectator

Thomas Arnold - Great Britain - 1875 - 528 pages
...make my appearance: sometimes I am seen thrusting my head into a round of politicians, at Will'sn,* and listening with great attention to the narratives...audiences. Sometimes I smoke a pipe at Child's, and whilst I seem attentive to nothing but the postman, overhear the conversation of every table in the...
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Selections from Addison's Papers Contributed to the Spectator

Thomas Arnold - Great Britain - 1875 - 528 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...audiences. Sometimes I smoke a pipe at Child's, and whilst I seem attentive to nothing but the postman, overhear the conversation of every table in the...
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The Works of Joseph Addison: Including the Whole Contents of Bp. Hurd's ...

Joseph Addison - 1880
...come into vogue as safety-valves for th« times I smoke a pipe at Child's, and whilst I seem Utentive to nothing but the postman, overhear the conversation...table in the room. I appear on Sunday nights at St. James's Coffee-house, and sometimes join the little committee of politics in the inner room, as one...
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