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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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International Library of Masterpieces, Literature, Art and Rare ..., Volume 1

Harry Thurston Peck - 1901
...that one might easily perceive he was no great gainer by the bargain. It was pleasant enough to sec the several exchanges that were made, for sickness...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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Crowned Masterpieces of Literature that Have Advanced Civilization ..., Volume 1

David Josiah Brewer - 1902
...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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Modern Achievement, Volume 1

Edward Everett Hale - 1902
...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 PHILOSOPHY OF COMMON SENSE...
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Literature for Fifth-reader Grades ...

Sherman Williams - 1902
...that one might easily perceive he was no great gainer by the bargain. It 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 busy among themselves in bartering for features; one was trucking...
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The Heath Readers: Primer, [First-sixth reader]

1903
...that one might easily perceive he was no great gainer by the bargain. It 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 busy among themselves in bartering for features ; one was...
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Heath Readers: Primer [-sixth] Reader, Book 6

D.C. Heath and Company - 1903
...that one might easily perceive he was no great gainer by the bargain. It 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 busy among themselves in bartering for features; one was trucking...
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Pitman's Journal of Commercial Education, Volume 62

1903
...his illness ; but they were incapable either of them to recede from the choice they had made. (278) The female world were very busy among themselves in bartering for features : but on all these occasions there was not one of them who did not think the new blemish, as soon as...
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The Heath Readers by Grades, Volume 4

1907
...that one might easily perceive he was no great gainer by the bargain. It 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 busy among themselves in bartering for features; one was trucking...
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Studies in Reading: Seventh Grade

J. W. Searson, George Ellsworth Martin - 1914 - 371 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...appetite, and care against pain. The female world were busy among themselves in bartering for features; one was trucking a lock of gray hairs for a carbuncle;...
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McGuffey's First [-sixth] Eclectic Reader, Volume 6

William Holmes McGuffey - 1921
...stead, but made such wry faces that one might easily perceive he was no great gainer by the bargain. The female world were very busy among themselves in...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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