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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
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Complete Works, Volume 5

Washington Irving - 1882
...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 A LAUGHING FUGLEMAN. 315 success of our manoeuvre was complete All eyes were upor Johnson, who...
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Johnsoniana

Hester Lynch Piozzi - 1884 - 13 pages
...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 sate in a front row of a side box, and when...
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The life of Samuel Johnson ... together with The journal of a tour ..., Volume 6

James Boswell - 1884
...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...and perfectly well situated to give the echo all its playthrough the hollows and recesses of the theatre. The success of our manreuvres was complete. All...
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Life of Oliver Goldsmith

Washington Irving - 1886 - 258 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 manoeuvre 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 - 1903 - 382 pages
...battery. He desired, therefore, to have a flapper2 at his elbow, and I had the honor to be deputed to that office. I planted him in an upper box, pretty nearly...stage, in full view of the pit and galleries, and per1 The son of Hystaspes was Darius I. of Persia. The right of succession to the throne rested among...
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Oliver Goldsmith, a Biography

Washington Irving - 1903 - 303 pages
...He desired, therefore, to have a flapper0 at his elbow, 5 and I had the honor to be deputed to that office. I planted him in an upper box, pretty nearly over the stage, iu full view of the pit and galleries, and perfectly well situated to give the echo all its play through...
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Oliver Goldsmith: The Critical Heritage

G. S. Rousseau - 1995 - 385 pages
...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 sate in a front row of a side box, and when...
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