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" I was very glad to think of anything, rather than politics. In short, I was so engrossed with my tale, which I completed in less than two months, that one evening, I wrote from the time I had drunk my tea, about six o'clock, till half an hour after one... "
Essays, Biographical, Critical, and Historical: Illustrative of the Rambler ... - Page 283
by Nathan Drake - 1810 - 499 pages
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Essays, Biographical, Critical, and Historical: Illustrative of ..., Volume 2

Nathan Drake - Adventurer - 1810 - 499 pages
...I grew fond of it. Add, that I was very glad to think of any thing rather than politics. In _short, I was so engrossed with my tale, which I completed...the middle of a paragraph.* The imagination and the dcvelopemcnt of character displayed in this little romance have much merit ; but the machinery is too...
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The General Biographical Dictionary:: Containing an Historical and Critical ...

Alexander Chalmers - Biography - 1817
...tale, which I completed in less than two months, that one evening I wrute from the time I had drunk ray tea, about six o'clock, till half an hour after one...and Isabella talking in the middle of a paragraph." (3f his compilations, the most useful is, " The Anecdotes bf Painting and Engraving." This was avowedly...
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The History of Fiction: Being a Critical Account of the Most ..., Volume 3

John Colin Dunlop - Fiction - 1814
...the time I had drank tea, about six o'clock, till half an hour after one in the morning, when my hand and fingers were so weary, that I could not hold the...and Isabella talking in the middle of a paragraph. You will laugh at my earnestness, but, if I have amused you by retracing with any fidelity the manners...
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Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 4

1819
...time I had drunk my tea, about six o'clock, till half an hour after one in the morning, when my hand and fingers were so weary, that I could not hold the pen to finish the sentence, but left oft' Matilda and Isabella talking in the middle of a paragraph. You will laugh at my earnestness ;...
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Blackwood's Magazine, Volume 4

1819
...drunk my tea, about six o'clock, till half an hour after one in the morning, when my hand and ringers were so weary, that I could not hold the pen to finish the sentence, but left off .Matilda and Isabella talking in the middle of a paragraph. You will laugh at my earnestness ;...
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Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 4

England - 1819
...time I had drunk my tea, żbout six o'clock, till half an hour after one in the morning, when my hand and fingers were so weary, that I could not hold the pen to flnish the sentence, but left off Matilda and Isabella talking in the middle of a paragraph. You will...
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The Vicar of Wakefield: A Tale

Oliver Goldsmith - 1823 - 214 pages
...very natural dream for a head filled like mine with gothic story,) and that on the uppermost bannister of a great staircase, I saw a gigantic hand in armour....and Isabella talking in the middle of a paragraph." It does not seem that the authenticity of the narrative was at first suspected. Mr Gray writes to Mr...
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The novels of Sterne, Goldsmith, dr. Johnson, Mackenzie, Horace Walpole, and ...

Laurence Sterne - 1823
...very natural dream for a head filled like mine with gothic story,) and that on the uppermost bannister ression, till John de la Casse's Devils led me the...to the lives of the greatest ministers of state ; It does not seem that the authenticity of the narrative was at first suspected. Mr Gray writes to Mr...
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The Novels of Sterne, Goldsmith, Dr. Johnson, Mackenzie, Horace Walpole, and ...

Laurence Sterne - 1823 - 659 pages
...o'clock, till hah0 an hour after one in the morning, when my hands and fingers were so weary, that T could not. hold the pen to finish the sentence, but...and Isabella talking in the middle of a paragraph." It does not seem that the authenticity of the narrative was at first suspected. Mr Gray writes to Mr...
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The Museum of Foreign Literature, Science and Art, Volume 6

1825
...very natural dream for a head filled like mine with Gothic story,) and that on the uppermost bannister of a great staircase, I saw a gigantic hand in armour....and Isabella talking in the middle of a paragraph." It does not seem that the authenticity of the narrative was at first suspected. Mr. Gray writes to...
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