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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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Readings from the Spectator. With notes

1884
...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...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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Literary Landmarks of London

Laurence Hutton - Authors, English - 1885 - 361 pages
...made in those little circular audi- spectator, ences. Sometimes I smoke a pipe at Child's, and No- L while I seem attentive to nothing but the ' Postman,'...every table in the room. I appear on Sunday nights at the St. James's Coffee House, and sometimes join the committee of politics in the inner room as one...
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Literary Landmarks of London

Laurence Hutton - Authors, English - 1885 - 361 pages
...lounging-places of his day : — 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 audi- spectator, ences. Sometimes I smoke a pipe at Child's, and No- lwhile I seem attentive to nothing...
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Literary Landmarks of London

Laurence Hutton - Authors, English - 1885 - 361 pages
...lounging-places of his day : — 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 audi- spectator, ences. Sometimes I smoke a pipe at Child's, and Jio - i while I seem attentive to...
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The Works of William Makepeace Thackeray, Volume 23

English literature - 1885
...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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Lectures on the English humourists of the eighteenth century: Mit ...

English wit and humor - 1885
...often make 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's44), and whilst I seem attentive...
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Good Queen Anne: Or, Men and Manners, Life and Letters in England ..., Volume 2

William Henry Davenport Adams - English literature - 1886
...:— Sometimes I am seen thrusting my head into a crowd of politicians at Will's, and listening with attention to the narratives that are made in those...audiences. Sometimes I smoke a pipe at Child's, and whilst I seem attentive to nothing but the postman, overhear the conversation of every talk in the...
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Roundabout Papers, to which is Added The Second Funeral of Napoleon ...

William Makepeace Thackeray - 1886 - 457 pages
...these little circular audit mts. Sometimes I smoke a pipe at 'Child's,' and whilst I seem attentive ID nothing but the Postman, overhear the conversation of every table in the room I appear on Tuesday night at ' St. James's Coffee-house ; ' and sometime* join the little committee of politics...
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Selections from Addison's Papers Contributed to the Spectator

Joseph Addison - 1886 - 528 pages
...a round of politicians, at Will's'i,* and listening with great attention to the narratives that 1e in those little circular 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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Sir Roger de Coverley: Essays from the "Spectator."

Joseph Addison, Sir Richard Steele, Eustace Budgell - 1887 - 172 pages
...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...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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