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The Works of Jonathan Swift: Containing Additional Letters, Tracts, and ... - Page 289
by Jonathan Swift, Walter Scott - 1814
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Letters, Written by the Late Jonathan Swift, D. D.: Dean of St ..., Volume 3

Jonathan Swift - 1766
...will ex• His late royal highnefs Frederick prince of Wales. U 4 pedt pect from them. The duchefs of Marlborough makes great court to me; but I am too' old for her, mind and body ; yet I cultivate fome young people's friendfhip, becaufe they may be honeft men : whereas the old ones experience too...
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Letters, Written, Volume 3

Jonathan Swift - 1766
...all I afk from eour tiers, and all a wife man will" expeel from them. The duchefs of Marl~ borough makes great court to me ; but I am too old for her, mind and body; yet I cultivate fome young people's friendfhip, Uecaufe they may be honeft men ; whereas the old ones experience too...
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The complete letter-writer; or, Polite English secretary

English secretary - 1772
...civil to me, which is all I alk from Courtiers, and all a wife Man will expect from them. The Duchefs of Marlborough makes great Court to me, but I am too old for her Mind and Body; yet I cultivate fome young People's Fr iendfhip, becaufe they may be honeft Men ; whereas the old ones, Experience...
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The Works of Jonathan Swift, D.D., Dean of St. Patrick's, Dublin ..., Volume 18

Jonathan Swift, John Hawkesworth - 1784
...me;, •which is all I afk from courtiers, and all a wife man will expe£h from them. The Dutchefs of Marlborough makes great court to me ; but I. am too old for her, mind and body ; yet I culri« vate fome young people's friendfhip, becaufe they may be honeft men ^ whereas the old ones,...
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Letters. Index

Jonathan Swift - 1801
...; yet I have no quarrel with their. masters, nor think it of weight enough to complain of them : I am very well with the courtiers I ever was or would...be acquainted with. At least, they are civil to me ;. * Hit late royal highness Frederick prince of Wales. which is all I ask from courtiers, and all...
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The Works of the Rev. Jonathan Swift, D.D., Dean of St. Patrick's ..., Volume 19

1801
...me ; yet I have no quarrel with their masters, nor think it of weight enough to complain of them: I am very well with the courtiers I ever was or would...be acquainted with. At least, they are civil to me ; * Hit late royal highnesi F1ederkk prince of Waks. which i» all I ask from courtiers, and all a;...
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The Works of the Rev. Jonathan Swift, D.D., Dean of St. Patrick's ..., Volume 19

Jonathan Swift - 1801
...; yet I have no quarrel with their masters, nor think it of" weight enough to complain of them : I am very well with the courtiers I ever was or would be acquainted with. At least, they aie civil to me ; * His late roy;,] highness Frederick prince of \V.iles. which is all I ask from courtiers,...
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The Works of Alexander Pope, Esq: In Verse and Prose, Volume 9

Alexander Pope, William Lisle Bowles - 1806
...civil to me ; which is all I afk from Courtiers, and all a wife man will expe& from them. The Duchefs of Marlborough makes great court to me ; but I am too old for her, mind and body ; yet I cultivate fome young people's friendfhip, becaufe they may be honeft men : whereas the old ones experience too...
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The works of Alexander Pope. Containing the principal notes of drs ..., Volume 9

Alexander Pope - 1806
...the great confidence between them, in his Verfes : " What youth is that ?" &c. vOL. IX. P I am vei-y well with the Courtiers I ever was, or would be acquainted with. At leaft they are civil to me ; which is all I aik from Courtiers, and all a wife man will expect from...
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The Works of the Rev. Jonathan Swift, D.D. ...: With Notes ..., Volume 14

Jonathan Swift - 1808
...; yet I have no quarrel with their masters, 'nor think it of weight enough to complain of them : I am very well with the courtiers I ever was or would...all a wise man will expect from them. The Duchess of Maryborough makes great court to me ; but I am too old for her mind and body ; yet I cultivate some...
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