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" Yorick had an invincible dislike and opposition in his nature to gravity; not to gravity as such, for where gravity was wanted, he would be the most grave or serious of mortal men for days and weeks together; — but he was an enemy to the affectation... "
The Annual Register, Or, A View of the History, Politics, and Literature for ... - Page 248
1764
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The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman, Volume 1

1760 - 220 pages
...or ferious of mortal men for days and weeks together ; — but he was an .enemy to the affectation of it, and declared open war againft it, only as it...folly ; and then, whenever it fell In his way, however flickered and protected, he feldom gave it much quarter. Sometimes, in his wild way of talking, he...
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The Hibernian Magazine, Or, Compendium of Entertaining Knowledge, Volume 4

1774
...grave and ferious of mortal men for days and weeks together ; -. but he was an enemy to the affectation of it, and declared open war againft it, only as it...he feldom gave it much quarter. {£ Sometimes, in hU wild way of Hiking, he would fay that gravity was an erranr Icoundrel; and he would add, — •...
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A Sentimental Journey Through France and Italy, Volumes 1-3

Laurence Sterne - France - 1774 - 328 pages
...t grave or ferious of moral men for days and weeks together; but he was an enemy to the affedtation of it, and declared open war againft it, only as it appeared a cloak tor ignorance or for folly ; and then, whenever it fell in his way,, however flickered and protected,...
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The Works of Laurence Sterne: M.A. in Seven Volumes ...

Laurence Sterne - 1776
...grave and ferio.us of mortal men for days and weeks together ;—but he was an enemy to the affectation of it, and declared open war againft it, only as it...folly ; and then, whenever it fell in his way, however fhcitered and pro(ftcted, he feldom gave it much quarter. SomeSometimes, in his wild way of walking,...
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The Works of Laurence Sterne ...: Memoirs. Tristram Shandy

Laurence Sterne - 1780
...grave or ferious of mortal men for days and weeks together ;— but he was an enemy to the affectation of it, and declared open 'war againft it, only as...folly : and then, whenever it fell in his way, however fhckered and protected, he feldom gave it much quarter. Sometimes, in his wild way of talking, he would...
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The Adventures of Roderick Random: In Two Volumes

Tobias Smollett - Adventure stories, English - 1780 - 262 pages
...together— but he was an enemy to the affeftation of it, and declared open war igainft it, only м it appeared a cloak for ignorance, or for folly— and then, whenever it fell in his way, however flickered and protected, he ici« dorn gaye it much quarter. Sometimes, in his wild way of talk» ing,...
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¬A sentimental journey through France and Italy0, Volumes 1-2

Laurence Sterne - English fiction - 1798 - 227 pages
...grave and ferious of *'mortal men for days and weeks toge"ther, but he was an enemy to "the affectation of it, and declared open "war againft it, only as...for folly; and "then, whenever it fell in his way , howB a "ever fheltered and protected, he fel•"dom gave it much quarter. "Sometimes, in his wild...
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The Works of Laurence Sterne ...

Laurence Sterne - English literature - 1803
...and weeks together ;— but he was an enemy to the atfeo tution of it, and declared open war agamlt it, only as it appeared a cloak for ignorance, or for folly: and then, \\henever it fell in his way, however iheltered and protected, he ieldom ga\6 it much quarter. Sometimes,...
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The Works of Laurence Sterne, A. M.: Some account of the life and writings ...

Laurence Sterne - English literature - 1804
...days and weeks together; but he was an enemy to the affe6lation of if, and declared open war against it, only as it appeared a cloak for ignorance, or...folly ; and then, whenever it fell in his way, however sheltered and protected, he seldom gave it much quarter. Sometimes, in 1.1sw!d way of talking, he woulvL...
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The Works of Laurence Sterne, Volume 1

Laurence Sterne - English literature - 1808
...grave or ferious of mortal men for days and weeks together ; — but he was an enemy to the affectation of it, and declared open war againft it, only as it...folly : and then, whenever it fell in his way, however meltered and protected, he feldom gave it much quarter. Sometimes, in his wild way of talking, he would...
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