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" In order, therefore, to be quiet and uninterrupted, whilst he was in search of the necessary expedients, he generally retired to his bed ; and he has been known to lie there one, two, or three days, till he had attained the object in view. He then would... "
The Universal Magazine - Page 117
1780
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THE MONTHLY REVIEW.

SEVERAL HANDS. - 1780
...himfelf. In order, therefore, to be quiet and uninterrupted, whilft he was in fearch of the neceffary expedients, he generally retired to his bed ; and he has been known to lie there one, two, or three dayi, till he had bad attained the objeft in view. He then would get Dp, and execute his defign without...
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The Monthly Review, Or, Literary Journal, Volume 63

Books - 1780
...uninterrupted, whillt he was in fearch of the neceflary expedients, he generally retired to his bed j and he has been known to lie there one, two, or three days, till he had had attained the objeft in view. He then would get up, and execute his defign without any drawing or...
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The General History of Inland Navigation: Containing a Complete Account of ...

John Phillips - Canals - 1803 - 598 pages
...resources lay within himself; in order, therefore, to be quiet and uninterrupted whilst he was in search of expedients, he generally retired to his bed, and he...days, till he had attained the object in view.. He would then get up and execute his design without drawing or model. Indeed, it never was his custpm.to...
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Miscellaneous Works of the Rev. Charles Buck, Author of the ..., Volume 3

Charles Buck - Children - 1808
...extraordinary difficulty occurred to him in the execution of his works, generally retired to bed, and has been known to lie there one, two, or three days, till he has surmounted it. He would then • get up, and execute his design without any drawing or model, for...
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Miscellaneous Works of the Rev. Charles Buck ...: Containing The Young ...

Charles Buck - Christian ethics - 1808
...extraordinary difficulty occurred to him in the execution of his works, generally retired to bed, and has been known to lie there one, two, or three days, till he has surmounted it. He would then get up, and execute his design without any drawing or model, for he...
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Encyclopędia Britannica: or, A dictionary of arts and sciences ..., Volume 4

Encyclopaedia Britannica - 1810
...extraordinary difficulty occurred to him in the execution ot his works, he generally retired to bed ; and has been known to lie there one, two, or three days, till he h;is iurmounted it. He would then get up, and execute his dtrign without any drawing or model : for...
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The General Biographical Dictionary, Volume 7

Alexander Chalmers - Biography - 1813
...himself. In order, therefore, to be quiet and uninterrupted, whilst he was in search of the necessary expedients, he generally retired to his bed ; and...object in view. He then would get up, and execute his design without any drawing or model. Indeed, it never was his custom to make either, unless he was...
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Encyclopaedia Britannica; Or A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and ..., Volume 4

Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1823
...extraordinary difficulty occurred to him in the execution of his works, he generally retired to bed ; and has been known to lie there one, two, or three days, till he has surmounted it. He would then get up, and execute his design without any drawing or model : for...
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The Quarterly Journal of Science, Literature and Art, Volume 26

1828
...himself. In order, therefore, to be quiet, and uninterrupted, whilst he was in search of the necessary expedients, he generally retired to his bed ; and...to lie there one, two, or three days, till he had obtained the object in view. He would then get up and execute his design without any drawing or model....
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A Universal Biographical Dictionary, Containing the Lives of the Most ...

Charles N. Baldwin - Biography - 1820 - 444 pages
...extraordinary difficulty occurred to him in the execution of his works, he generally retired to beu ; and has been known to lie there one, two, or three days, till be had surmounted it. He would tlien get up, and execute his design without any drawing or model ;...
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