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" I had the honour to be deputed to that office. I planted him in an upper box, pretty nearly over the stage, in full view of the pit and galleries, and perfectly well situated to give the echo all its play through the hollows and recesses of the theatre. "
The Literary Magazine, and American Register - Page 147
edited by - 1806
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OLIVER GOLDSMITH: A BIOGRAPHY

WASHINGTON IRVING - 1854
...battery. He desired, therefore, to have a flapper at his elbow, and I had the honor to be deputed to that office. I planted him in an upper box, pretty nearly over the stage, in full view oĽ the pit and galleries, and perfectly well situated to give the echo all its play through the hollows...
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Memoirs of Richard Cumberland: Written by Himself. Containing an Account of ...

Richard Cumberland - 1856 - 397 pages
...to have a flapper at his elbow, and I had the honor to be deputed to that office. I planted him iu an upper box, pretty nearly over the stage, in full...hollows and recesses of the theatre. The success of our manoeuvres was complete. All eyes were upon Johnson, who sat in a front row of a side box, and when...
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Biographical sketch. Poetical extracts. Miscellaneous essays. From The bee ...

Washington Irving - 1858
...battery. He desired, therefore, to have a flapper at his elbow, and I had the honour to be deputed to that office. I planted him in an upper box, pretty nearly...hollows and recesses of the theatre. The success of our manoeuvre was complete. All eyes were upon Johnson, who sat in a front row of a side box ; and, when...
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Lives of wits and humourists, Volume 1

John Timbs - 1862
...battery. He desired, therefore, to have a flapper at his elbow, and I had the honour to be deputed to that office. I planted him in an upper box, pretty nearly...hollows and recesses of the theatre. The success of our manoeuvre was complete. All eyes were upon Johnson, who sat in a front row of a side box ; and when...
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The Poetical Works of Oliver Goldsmith With a Life

Thomas Babington Macaulay - 1862
...battery. He desired therefore to have a flapper at his elbow, and I had the honour to be deputed to that office. I planted him in an upper box, pretty nearly...hollows and recesses of the theatre. The success of our manoeuvres was complete. All eyes were upon Johnson, who sat in a front row of a side box; and, when...
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Irving's Works, Volume 9

Washington Irving - 1864
...battery. He desired, therefore, to have a flapper at his elbow, and I had the honor to be deputed to that office. I planted him in an upper box, pretty nearly...hollows and recesses of the theatre. The success of our manoeuvre was complete. All eyes were upon Johnson, who sat in a front row of a side-box ; and when...
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The British Poets

1865
...battery. He desired therefore to have a flapper at his elbow, and I had the honour to be deputed to that office. I planted him in an upper box, pretty nearly...hollows and recesses of the theatre. The success of our manoeuvres was complete. All eyes wero upon Johnson, who sat in a front row of a side box; and, when...
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Library Notes

Addison Peale Russell - 1875 - 401 pages
...battery. He desired, therefore, to have a flapper at his elbow, and I had the honor to be deputed to that office. I planted him in an upper box, pretty nearly...hollows and recesses of the theatre. The success of our manoeuvres was complete. All eyes were upon Johnson, who sat in a front row of a side box, and when...
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Oliver Goldsmith, a biography

Washington Irving - 1879
...desired, therefore, to have a flapper at his elbow, and I had the honour to be deputed to that offica. I planted him in an upper box, pretty nearly over...hollows and recesses of the theatre. The success of our manoeuvre was complete. All eyes were upon Johnson, who sat in a front row of a side box ; and when...
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The Works of Washington Irving in Twelve Volumes, Volume 5

Washington Irving - 1881
...battery. He desired, therefore, to have a flapper at his elbow, and I had the honor to be deputed to that office. I planted him in an upper box, pretty nearly...play through the hollows and recesses of the theatre. Tho luccess of our manoeuvre was complete AIL eyes were upoc Johnson, who sat in a front row of a %ide...
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