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" My friend with a long visage had no sooner taken upon him my short face, but he made such a grotesque figure in it, that as I looked upon him I could not forbear laughing at myself, insomuch that I put my own face out of countenance. The poor gentleman... "
Select British Classics - Page 23
1803
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The Spectator: With Sketches of the Lives of the Authors, an ..., Volumes 11-12

1853
...pair of shoulders peeping over his head. 1 must not omit my own particular adventure. My friend with a long visage had no sooner taken upon him my short...poor gentleman was so sensible of the ridicule, that 1 found he was ashamed of what he had done; on the other side I found that I myself had no great reason...
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The Works of Joseph Addison: Including the Whole Contents of Bp. Hurd's ...

Joseph Addison - 1854
...taken upon him my short face, but he made such a grotesque figure in it, that as I looked upon him, I could not forbear laughing at myself, insomuch that...I missed the place, and clapped my finger upon my upper lip. Besides as my nose was exceeding prominent, I gave it two or three unlucky knocks as I was...
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The Works of the Right Honourable Joseph Addison: The Spectator [no. 487-600 ...

Joseph Addison - 1854 - 8 pages
...taken upon him my short face, but he made such a grotesque figure in it, that as I looked upon him, I could not forbear laughing at myself, insomuch that...I. missed the place, and clapped my finger upon my upper lip. Besides, as my nose was exceeding prominent, I gave it two or three unlucky knocks as I...
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The Works of Joseph Addison: The Spectator

Joseph Addison - 1854
...taken upon him my short face, but he made such a grotesque figure in it, that as I looked upon him, I could not forbear laughing at myself, insomuch that...I missed the place, and clapped my finger upon my upper lip. Besides as my nose was exceeding prominent, I gave it two or three unlucky knocks as I was...
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The Works of Joseph Addison: The Spectator

Joseph Addison - 1854
...taken upon him my short face, but he made such a grotesque figure in it, that as I looked upon him, I could not forbear laughing at myself, insomuch that...I missed the place, and clapped my finger upon my upper lip. Besides as my nose was exceeding prominent, I gave it two or three unlucky knocks as I was...
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The Spectator: With a Biographical and Critical Preface, and Explanatory ...

1855
...taken upon him my short face but he made such a grotesque figure in it, that as I looked upon him I could not forbear laughing at myself, insomuch that...what he had done; on the other side, I found that 1 myself had no great reason to triumph ; for as I went to touch my forehead I missed the place, and...
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Half-hours with the best authors, selected by C. Knight

Half hours - 1856
...taken upon him my short face, but he made such a grotesque figure in it, *"** 8s I looked upon him I could not forbear laughing at myself, insomuch that...ridicule, that I found he was ashamed of what he had done ; 011 the other side, I found that I myself had no great reason to triumph, for as I went to touch...
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Half-hours with the best authors, selected by C. Knight, Volume 2

Half hours - 1856
...taken upon him my short face, but he made such a grotesque figure in it, that as I looked upon him I could not forbear laughing at myself, insomuch that...countenance. The poor gentleman was so sensible of the 22 HAur-Honns WITH THE BEST AUTHORS. [AUDIStY . ridicule, that I found he was ashamed of what he had...
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The Spectator

Joseph Addison - 1856
...grotesque figure in it, that as I loekei upon him, I could not forbear laughing at myself, insomneh that I put my own face out of countenance. The poor gentleman *iso sensible of the ridicule, that I found he was ashamed of wku he had done : on the other side,...
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Principles of Elocution

Thomas Ewing - 1857 - 412 pages
...taken upon him my short face, than he made such a grotesque figure in it, that as I looked upon him, I could not forbear laughing at myself, insomuch that...I missed the place, and clapped my finger upon my upper lip. Besides, as my nose was exceedingly prominent, I gave it two or three unlucky knocks, as...
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