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" I desired my guide, for variety, to lead me to the fabulous apartment, the roof of which was painted with gorgons, chimeras, and centaurs, with many other emblematical figures, which I wanted both time and skill to unriddle. The first table was almost... "
The Tatler - Page 212
by Sir Richard Steele - 1804
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The Lucubrations of Isaac Bickerstaff, Esq, Volume 2

1710
...Variety to lead me to the Fabulous Apartment, the Roof of which was painted with Gorgons, Chimera's, and Centaurs, with many other Emblematical Figures,...which I wanted both Time and Skill to unriddle. The Firft Table was almoft full. At the Upper End fat y leaning an Arm upon his Club. On bis Right Hand...
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The Lucubrations of Isaac Bickerstaff Esq;: Revised and Corrected by the ...

Sir Richard Steele, Joseph Addison - 1712
...rfie-to the 'Fabulous Apartment, the Roof of which was painted with Gorgons, , Chimera's, and-Centaurs, with many other Emblematical Figures, which I wanted "both Time and Skill to unriddle. The Firft Table was almoft full : At the upper End Tat Hercules leaning an Arm upon his Club ; on his Right...
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The lucubrations of Isaac Bickerstaff, Volume 2

Tatler - 1754
...Variety to lead me to the Fabulous Apartment, the Roof of which was painted with Gorgons, Chimaera's, and Centaurs, with many other Emblematical Figures which I wanted both Time and Skill to unriddle. T' firft Table was alenoft full: At the upper End fat Hercules leaning an Arm upon his Club; on his...
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The Tatler; Or, Lucubrations of Isaac Bickerstaff, Esq, Volume 2

Sir Richard Steele, Joseph Addison - 1709
...variety, to lead me to the fabulous apartment, the roof of which was painted with Gorgons, Chimaera's, and Centaurs, with many other emblematical figures, which I wanted both time and {kill to unriddle. The firft table was almoft full : At the upper end fat Hercules leaning- an arm...
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The Works of the Rev. Jonathan Swift, D.D., Dean of St. Patrick's ..., Volume 5

Jonathan Swift - 1801
...variety, to lead me to the fabulous apartment, the roof of which was painted with gorgons, chimeras, and centaurs, with many other emblematical figures,...Hector, Theseus, and Jason : the lower end had Orpheus, yEsop, Phalaris, and Musaeus. The ushers seemed at a loss for a twelfth man, when, methoughr, to my...
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The British essayists; with prefaces by A. Chalmers, Volume 2

British essayists - 1803
...variety, to lead me to the fabulous apartment, the roof of which was painted with Gorgons, Chimeras, and Centaurs, with many other emblematical figures,...Jason: the lower end had Orpheus, ^Esop, Phalaris, and Musseus. The ushers seemed at a loss for a twelfth man, when, methought, to my great loy and surprize,...
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The Works of the Right Honourable Joseph Addison, Volume 3

Joseph Addison - 1804
...variety to lead me to the fabulous apartment, the roof of which was painted with Gorgons, Chimzeras, and Centaurs, with many other emblematical figures,...upper end sat Hercules, leaning an arm upon his club. Oa. his right hand were Achilles and Ulysses, and between them .-Eneas. On his left were Hector, Theseus,...
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Selections from the Spectator, Tatler, Guardian, and Freeholder: Selections ...

1804
...variety, to lead me to the fabulous apartment, the roof of which was painted with gorgona, chimxras, and centaurs, with many other emblematical figures...both time and skill to unriddle. The first table was alinost full; at the upper end sat Hereules leaning an arm upon his club 5 on his right hand were Achilles...
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The British Essayists;: Tatler

Alexander Chalmers - 1808
...variety, to lead me to the fabulous apartment, thereof of which was painted with Gorgons, Chimaeras, and Centaurs, with many other emblematical figures,...Hector, Theseus, and Jason : the lower end had Orpheus, vEsop, Phalaris, and Musaeus. The ushers seemed at a loss for a twelfth man, when, methought, to my...
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The Works of the Rev. Jonathan Swift, D.D. ...: With Notes ..., Volume 6

Jonathan Swift - 1808
...figures, which I wanted both time aud skill to unriddle. The first table was almost full : at the ijpper end sat Hercules leaning an arm upon his club- on...right hand were Achilles and Ulysses, and between them JEneas ; on his left were Hector, Theseus, and Jason- : the lower end had Orpheus, JEsop, Phalaris,...
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