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" ... from the choice they had made. A poor galley slave, who had thrown down his chains, took up the gout in their stead, but made such wry faces, that one might easily perceive he was no great gainer by the bargain. It was pleasant enough to see the several... "
The Works of the Right Honourable Joseph Addison: The Spectator [no. 487-600 ... - Page 85
by Joseph Addison - 1854 - 8 pages
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Select Esays of Addison: Together with Macaulay's Essay on Addison's Life ...

Joseph Addison - 1894 - 320 pages
...gout in their stead, but made such wry faces, that one might easily perceive he was no great gainer by the bargain. It was pleasant enough to see the several...bartering for features ; one was trucking a lock of gray hairs for a carbuncle ; another was making over a short waist for a pair of round shoulders, and...
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The Spectator, Volume 8

George Gregory Smith - 1898
...that one might easily perceive Friday, he was no great Gainer by the Bargain. It was pleasant {"iT enough to see the several Exchanges that were made,...and Care against Pain. The Female World were very busie among themselves in bartering for Features; one was trucking a Lock of grey Hairs for a Carbuncle,...
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The International Library of Famous Literature: Selections from ..., Volume 8

Andrew Lang, Donald Grant Mitchell - 1898 - 9822 pages
...gout in their stead, but made such wry faces that one might easily perceive he was no great gainer by the bargain. It was pleasant enough to see the several...bartering for features : one was trucking a lock of gray hairs for a carbuncle ; and another was making over a short waist for a pair of round shoulders...
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Stepping Stones to Literature, Book 8

Sarah Louise Arnold, Charles Benajah Gilbert - 1898 - 317 pages
...perceive that he was no great gainer by the bargain. It was pleasant enough to see the several changes that were made, for sickness against poverty, hunger...bartering for features ; one was trucking a lock of gray hair for a carbuncle, another was making over a short waist for a pair of round shoulders, and...
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The Spectator ...

George Gregory Smith - 1898
...that one might easily perceive Friday, he was no great Gainer by the Bargain* It was pleasant 17H! enough to see the several Exchanges that were made,...and Care against Pain. The Female World were very busie among themselves in bartering for Features; one was trucking a Lock of grey Hairs for a Carbuncle,...
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The Ridpath Library of Universal Literature ...: A Biographical ..., Volume 1

John Clark Ridpath - 1898
...no great gainer by the bargain. It was pleasant enough to see the several exchanges that were made : Sickness against Poverty, Hunger against Want of Appetite,...Pain. The female world were very busy among themselves bartering for features. One was trucking a lock of gray hair for a carbuncle ; another was making over...
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Choice Literature: ... for Grammar Grades, Book 1

Sherman Williams - 1898
...that one might easily perceive he was no great gainer by the bargain. lt was pleasant enough to see several exchanges that were made, for sickness against poverty, hunger against want of appetite, and ease against pain. The female world were bus} ' among themselv'es in bartering for features; one was...
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Choice Literature: For Grammar Grades, Book 1

1898
...sickness against poverty, hunger against want of appetite, and ease against pain. The female world were busy among themselves in bartering for features; one was trucking a lock of gray hairs for a carbuncle; another was making over a short waist for a pair of round shoulders; and...
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The World's Best Essays, from the Earliest Period to the Present Time, Volume 1

David Josiah Brewer - 1900
...gout in their stead, but made such wry faces, that one might easily perceive he was no great gainer by the bargain. It was pleasant enough to see the several...bartering for features: one was trucking a lock of gray hairs for a carbuncle, another was making over a short waist for a pair of round shoulders, and...
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The World's Great Masterpieces: History, Biography, Science ..., Volume 1

1901
...gout in their stead, but made such wry faces that one might easily perceive he was no great gainer by the bargain. It was pleasant enough to see the several...appetite, and care against pain. The female world was very busy among themselves in bartering for features : one was trucking a lock of gray hairs for...
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