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" I am very well versed in the theory of a husband, or a father, and can discern the errors in the oeconomy, business., and diversion of others, better than those who are engaged in them; as standers-by discover blots, which are apt to escape those who... "
The Spectator ... - Page 6
by Joseph Addison, Sir Richard Steele - 1803
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The British Essayists, Volume 6

Alexander Chalmers - English essays - 1808
...or a father, and can discern the errors in the oeconomy, business, and diversion of others, better than those who are engaged in them ; as standers-by discover blots, which are apt to escape those \vho are in the game. I never espoused any party with violence, and am resolved to observe an exact...
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The Spectator [by J. Addison and others]; with notes, and a general index

Spectator The - 1811
...husband or a father, and can discern the errors in the economy, business, and diversion of others, better than those who are engaged in them; as standers-by...discover blots, which are .apt to escape those who are in toe game. I never espoused any party with violence, and am resolved to observe an exact neutrality...
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The Spectator [by J. Addison and others]: with sketches of the lives of the ...

Spectator The - 1816
...or a father, and can discern the errors in the economy, "business, and diversion of others, better than those who are engaged in them ; as standersby...violence, and am resolved to observe an exact neutrality * An allusion, no doubt, to Mr. John Greaves, a mathematician and antiquary, who, after visiting Egypt,...
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The beauties of The Spectator 2nd ed., revised and enlarged with The vision ...

Spectator The - 1816
...ceconomy, business, and diversion of others, better than those who are engaged in them; as slanders by discover blots which are apt to escape those who are in the game. 1 never espoused any party with violence, and am resolved to observe an exact neutrality between the...
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The Beauties of the Spectator, Tatler, and Guardian,

G. Hamonière - 1819
...and diversion of others, better than those who are engaged in them ; as standers-by discover b'ofs, which are apt to escape those who are in the game....between the Whigs and Tories, unless I shall be forced fo declare myself by the hostilities of either •ide. In shorf, I have acted in all parts of my life...
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The Spectator: With Notes, and a General Index. The Eight Volumes Comprised ...

Spectator (London, England : 1711) - 1822 - 771 pages
...husband or a father, and can discern the errors in the economy, business, and diversion of others, better than those who are engaged in them ; as standers-by...escape those who are in the game. I never espoused any part with violence, and am resolved to observe an exact neutrality between the whigs and lories, unless...
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The British Essayists: Spectator

James Ferguson - Literary Collections - 1823
...or a father, and can discern the errors in the oeconomy, business., and diversion of others, better than those who are engaged in them; as standers-by...myself by the hostilities of either side. In short, I nave acted in all the parts of my life as a looker-on, which is the character I intend to preserve...
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The Spectator: With Notes and a General Index, Volumes 1-2

1836
...husband, or a father, and can discern the errors in the economy, business, and diversion of others, better nted at. By this means they talked together across...instant over cities or mountains, seas or deserts. bv the hostilities of either side. In short, 1 have acted in all the parts of my life as a looker-on,...
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The Works of Joseph Addison: The Spectator, no. 1-314

Joseph Addison - 1837
...husband, or a father, and can discern the errors in the economy, business, and diversion of others, better than those who are engaged in them ; as standers-by...with violence, and am resolved to observe an exact neu; tralily between the Whigs and Tories, unless I shall be forced to declare myself by the hostilities...
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The Sportsman's pilot and betting house guide, ed. by Iron-mask

Iron-mask (pseud)
...economy, business, and diversion of others, better than those who are engaged in them, as stauders-by discover blots which are apt to escape those who are in the game." The contents will speak for themselves with more persuasive eloquence than all the rounded sentences...
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