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All About Coffee - Page 560
by William Harrison Ukers - 1922 - 796 pages
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The Works of William Makepeace Thackeray, Volume 23

William Makepeace Thackeray - English literature - 1885
...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 inner room, as one who comes to hear and improve. My face is likewise very well known at the ' Grecian,' the ' Cocoa-tree,' and...
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Lectures on the English humourists of the eighteenth century: Mit ...

William Makepeace Thackeray - English wit and humor - 1885
...conversation of every table in the room. I appear on Tuesday night at St. James's Coffee-house46); and sometimes join the little committee of politics in the inner room, as one who comes to hear and improve. My face is likewise very well known at the Grecian, the Cocoa-tree47), and in...
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Good queen Anne; or, Men and manners, life and letters in England ..., Volume 2

William Henry Davenport Adams - 1886
...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 inner room, as one who comes to hear and improve. My face is likewise very well known at the " Grecian," the " Cocoa Tree," and...
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Roundabout Papers, to which is Added The Second Funeral of Napoleon ...

William Makepeace Thackeray - 1886 - 457 pages
...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 in the inner room, as one who conies to near and improve. My face is likewise very well known at the ' Grecian,1 the ' Cocoa-tree,"...
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The Works of Joseph Addison: Including the Whole Contents of Bp ..., Volume 2

Joseph Addison - 1888
...the conversation of every 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 who comea there to hear and improve. escape of overboiling party zeal; and the hot blood, roused in public...
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Literary Landmarks of London

Laurence Hutton - Authors, English - 1888 - 363 pages
...James's Coffee House, and sometimes join the committee of politics in the inner room as one who cornea there to hear and improve. My face is likewise very well known in the Grecian, the Cocoa Tree, and in the theatres. Will's Coffee House, the father of the modern...
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The Spectator: Selected Papers

Spectator, Sir Richard Steele - 1876 - 276 pages
...on Sunday nights at St. James's coffee-house, and sometimes join the little committee of politicks in the inner room, as one who comes there to hear...face is likewise very well known at the Grecian, the Cocoa-tree, and in the theatres both of Drury-Lane and the Haymarket. I have been taken for a merchant...
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The Complete Works of William Makepeace Thackeray: The four Georges ; The ...

William Makepeace Thackeray - English literature - 1889
...f if he did not mistake in the room. I appear on Tuesday night at ' St. James's Coffeehouse ;' ami sometimes join the little committee of politics in the inner room, as one who comes to hear and impiove. My face is likewise very well known at the ' Grecian,' the ' Cocoa-tree.' and...
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Longman's Handbook of English Literature: Part IV : from Swift to Cowper

R. McWilliam - English literature - 1890 - 124 pages
...at St. James's Coffee House, and sometimes join the little Committee of Politicks in the Inner Eoom as one who comes there to hear and improve. My Face...well known at the Grecian, the Cocoa Tree, and in the Theaters both of Drury Lane and the HayMarket. I have been taken for a Merchant upon the Exchange for...
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Sir Roger de Coverley Papers from the Spectator

Joseph Addison - 1890 - 198 pages
...at St. James's coffee-house, and sometimes join the little committee of politics in the inner-room, as one who comes there to hear and improve. My face is likewise very well known at the Grecian, the Cocoatree, and in the theatres both of Drury-lane and the Hay-market. I have been taken for a merchant...
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