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" The dialect of conversation is now-a-days so swelled with vanity and compliment, and so surfeited, as I may say, of expressions of kindness and respect, that if a man that lived an age or two ago should return into the world again, he would really want... "
Everybody's Writing-desk Book - Page 25
by Charles Nisbet, Don Lemon - 1892 - 310 pages
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The British essayists; with prefaces by A. Chalmers, Volume 7

British essayists - 1802
...manners and fashions, and to bring us to a servile imitation of none of the best of our neighbours, in some of the worst of their qualities. The dialect...vanity and compliment, and so surfeited (as I may say) of expressions of kindness and respect, that if a man that lived an age or two ago should return into...
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The British Essayists: The Spectator

Alexander Chalmers - 1802
...manners and fashions, and to bring us to a servile imitation of none of the best of our neighbours, in some of the worst of their qualities. The dialect...vanity and compliment, and so surfeited (as I may say) of expressions of kindness and respect, that if a man that lived an age or two ago should return into...
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The British essayists; with prefaces by A. Chalmers, Volume 14

British essayists - 1802
...is usually accompanied with undaunted courage and resolution, is in a great measure lost among us. ' The dialect of conversation is now-a-days so swelled with vanity and compliment, and so sur* Archbishop Tillotson, vol. ii. sermon ip 7. edit, in folio. felted (as I may say) of expressions...
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Select British Classics, Volume 18

1803
...is usually accompanied with undaunted courage and resolution, is in a great measure lost among us. ' The dialect of conversation is now-a-days so swelled...vanity and compliment, and so surfeited (as I may say) of expressions of kindness and respect, that if a man that lived an age or two ago should return into...
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The Works of the Right Honourable Joseph Addison, Volume 3

Joseph Addison - 1804
...'and resolution, is in a great measure lost among- us. " The dialect of conversation is noAv-a-days so swelled with vanity and compliment, and so surfeited (as I may say) of expressions of kindness and respect, that if a man that lived an age or two ago, should return into...
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The British Essayists, Volume 14

Alexander Chalmers - 1808
...is usually accompanied with undaunted courage and resolution, is in a great measure lost among us. ' The dialect of conversation is now-a-days so swelled with vanity and compliment, and so sur* Archbishop Tillvtson, vol. ii, sermon ip 7. edit, in •folio. feited (as I may say) of expressions...
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The Spectator; in Miniature: Being a Collection of the Principal ..., Volume 1

1808
...mauners and fashions, and to hring ns to a servile imitation of none of the hest of our neighhours, in some of the worst of their qualities. The dialect...vanity and compliment, and so surfeited (as I may say) of expressions of kindness and respect, that if a man that lived an age or two ago should return into...
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The British Essayists; with Prefaces, Historical and Biographical,: The ...

1810
...is usually accompanied with undaunted courage and resolution, is in a great measure lost among us. 1 The dialect of conversation is now-a-days so swelled...vanity and compliment, and so surfeited (as I may say) of expressions of kindness and respect, that if a man that lived an age or two ago should return into...
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The Works of the Right Honourable Joseph Addison, a New Ed., with ..., Volume 5

Joseph Addison, Richard Hurd - 1811
...is usually accompanied with undaunted courage and resolution, is in a great measure lost among us. " The dialect of conversation is, now-a-days, so swelled...vanity and compliment, and so surfeited (as I may say) of expressions of kindness and respect, that if a man that lived an age or two ago should return into...
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The Works of the Right Honourable Joseph Addison, Volume 5

Joseph Addison - 1811
...usually accompanied with undaunted courage and reso-- lution, is in a great measure lost among us. " The dialect of conversation is, now-a-days, so swelled...vanity and compliment, and so surfeited (as I may say) of expressions of kindness and respect, that if a man that lived an age or two ago should return into...
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