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" As I was walking with him last night, he asked me how I liked the good man whom I have just now mentioned : and without staying for my answer, told me that he was afraid of being insulted with Latin and Greek at his own table ; for which reason he desired... "
The art of preaching, by a clergyman of the English Church - Page 88
by Art - 1876 - 112 pages
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The British essayists; with prefaces by A. Chalmers, Volume 7

British essayists - 1802
...liked the good man whom I have just now mentioned ? and without slaying for my answer told me, that he was afraid of being insulted with Latin and Greek...possible, a man that understood a little of back-gammon. ' My friend,' says Sir Roger, ' found me out this gentleman, who, besides the endowments required of...
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The British Essayists: The Spectator

Alexander Chalmers - 1802
...liked the good man •whom I have just now mentioned ? and without staying for my answer told me, that he was afraid of being insulted with Latin and Greek...and, if possible, a man that understood a little of back -gammon. ' My friend,' says Sir Roger, ' found me out this gentleman, who, besides the endowments...
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Selections from the Spectator, Tatler, Guardian, and Freeholder: Selections ...

1804
...liked the good man whom I have just now mentioned ? and without staying for my answer told me, that he was afraid of being insulted with Latin and Greek...possible, a man that understood a little of back-gammon. My friend, says sir Roger, found pre out this gentleman, who, besides the endowments required of him,...
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The British Essayists, Volume 7

Alexander Chalmers - 1808
...liked the good man whom I have just now mentioned? and without staying for my answer told me, that he was afraid of being insulted with Latin and Greek...voice, a sociable temper, and, if possible, a man tha understood a little of back-gammon. ' My friend/ says Sir Roger, ' found me out this gentleman,...
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The Works of the Right Honourable Joseph Addison, Volume 3

Joseph Addison - 1811
...liked the good man whom I have just now mentioned ; and, without staying for my answer, told me, that he was afraid of being insulted with Latin and Greek...possible, a man that understood a little of backgammon. My friend (says Sir Roger) found me out this gentleman, who, besides the endowments required of him,...
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The Spectator

Joseph Addison, Richard Hurd - 1811
...liked the good man whom I have just now mentioned ; and, without staying for my answer, told me, that he was afraid of being insulted with Latin and Greek...possible, a man that understood a little of backgammon. My friend (says Sir Roger) found me out this gentleman, who, besides the endowments required of him,...
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Lessons in Elocution, Or, A Selection of Pieces in Prose and Verse: For the ...

William Scott - 1814 - 407 pages
...was afraid of being insulted with Latin and Greelc at his own table ; for which reason he desirefl a particular friend of his at the university, to find him out a clergy., man rather of plain sense than much learning1, of a good aspect, a clear voice, a sociable...
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Lessons in Elocution: Or, A Selection of Pieces in Prose and Verse, for the ...

William Scott - 1817 - 407 pages
...the good man whom I have just now mentioned ; — and, •without staying for my answer, told me that he was •afraid of being insulted with Latin and Greek at his ovn table j for which reason he desired a particular friend of his at the university,to find him out...
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The British essayists; to which are prefixed prefaces by J ..., Volumes 1-13

British essayists - 1819
...liked the good man whom I have just now mentioned? and without staying for my answer told me, that he was afraid of being insulted with Latin and Greek...possible, a man that understood a little of back-gammon. ' My friend,' says Sir Roger, ' found me out this gentleman, who, besides the endowments required of...
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The English and French Languages Compared in Their Grammatical Constructions ...

William Driverger - 1820
...friend last night, he asked me how I liked his chaplain, and without staying for my answer, told me that he was afraid of being insulted with Latin and Greek...voice, a sociable temper, and, if possible, a man that uuderstood a little of back-gammon. — "My friend," says Sir Roger, " found me out this gentleman,...
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