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" Here I wrote and read in fine weather, sometimes under an awning. In autumn my trellises were hung with scarlet runners, which added to the flowery investment. I used to shut my eyes in my arm chair and affect to think myself hundreds of miles off. "
Lord Byron and Some of His Contemporaries:: With Recollections of the Author ... - Page 257
by Leigh Hunt - 1828
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The Methodist Quarterly Review

Methodist Church - 1860
...Here I wrote and read in fine weather, sometimes under an awning. In autumn my trellises were covered with scarlet runners, which added to the flowery investment. I used to shut my eyes in my arm chair, and affect to think myself hundreds of miles off." Leigh Hunt was beguiled of the solitude...
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The Eclectic Magazine of Foreign Literature, Science, and Art, Volume 21

1850
...and wood.' Here ' I wrote and read in fine weather, sometimes under an awning. In autumn my trellises were hung with scarlet runners, which added to the...affect to think myself hundreds of miles off." But this was nothing. Any " decorator might have done as much ; but Leigh Hunt, by dint of imagination,...
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The Living Age, Volume 194

1892
...blossoms over the wall of lattice-work that divided it from the neighboring yard. " Here," he says, " I shut my eyes in my armchair, and affect to think myself hundreds of miles away." Leigh Hunt's eldest daughter was born in prison. " Never shall I forget my sensations when she...
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The American Whig Review, Volume 4

George Hooker Colton, James Davenport Whelpley - 1846
...and wood. Here I wrote and read in fine weather, sometimes under an awning. In autumn my trellises were hung with scarlet runners, which added to the...think myself hundreds of miles off But my triumph was issuing forth of a morning. A wicket out of the garden led into the large one belonging to the prison...
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The Mirror of Literature, Amusement, and Instruction

1846
...be perfect Here I wrote and read in fine weather, sometimes under an awning. In autumn my trellises were hung with scarlet runners, which added to the...and affect to think myself hundreds of miles off." Delightful picture this, is is not? And in a prison too! Why it is the very dream of poetry personified....
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THE MIRROR OF LITERATURE, AMUSEMENT, AND INSTRUCTION

percy b. st. john - 1846
...be perfect Here I wrote and read in fine weather, sometimes under an awning. In autumn my trellises were hung with scarlet runners, which added to the...and affect to think myself hundreds of miles off." Delightful picture this, is is not? And in a prison too! Why it is the very dream of poetry personified....
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The American Whig Review, Volume 4

George Hooker Colton, James Davenport Whelpley - 1846
...little garden, Here I wrote and read in fine weather, sometimes under an awning. In autumn my trellises were hung with scarlet runners, which added to the...investment. I used to shut my eyes in my armchair and atiect to think myself hundreds of miles off But my triumph was issuing forth of a morning. A wicket...
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Eliza Cook's journal, Volume 4

...hearts-ease. Here I wrote nml read in fine weather, sometimes under an awning. In autumn, my trellises were hung with scarlet runners, which added to the...A wicket out of the garden led into the large one helonging to the prison. The latter was only for vegetahles : hut it contained a cherry-tree, which...
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The Eclectic Magazine: Foreign Literature, Volume 21

1850
...and wood.' Here I wrote and read in fine weather, sometimes under an awning. In autumn my trellises were hung with scarlet runners, which added to the...affect to think myself hundreds of miles off." But this was nothing. Any " decorator " might have done as much ; but Leigh Hunt, by dint of imagination,...
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English Literature of the Nineteenth Century: On the Plan of the Author's ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - English literature - 1857 - 785 pages
...in fine weather, sometimes under an awning. In autumn, my trellises were hung with scarlet ruuners, which added to the flowery investment. I used to shut...affect to think myself hundreds of miles off. But my trinmph was in issuing forth of a morning. A wicket out of the garden led into the large one helonging...
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