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" ... and more, I assure you. Come at what time you please, you can never fail of being very well received.] TO MISS VANHOMRIGH.* IP you write as you do, I shall come the seldomer, on purpose to be pleased with your letters, which I never look into without... "
The Works of Jonathan Swift: Containing Additional Letters, Tracts, and ... - Page 424
by Jonathan Swift, Walter Scott - 1814
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Essays Biographical and Critical: Chiefly on English Poets

David Masson - English literature - 1856 - 475 pages
...undertake a thing, I don't love to do it by halves." Swift to Miss Vanhomrigh : Dublin, 1720. " If you write as you do, I shall come the seldomer on...which I never look into without wondering how a brat that cannot read can possibly write so well. * * Raillery apart, I think it inconvenient, for a hundred...
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Essays Biographical and Critical: Chiefly on English Poets

David Masson - English literature - 1856 - 475 pages
...undertake a thing, I don't love to do it by halves." Swift to Miss Vanhomrigh : Dublin, 1720. " If you write as you do, I shall come the seldomer on purpose to be plessed with your letters, which I never look into without wondering how a brat that cannot read can...
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The Works of Jonathan Swift ...: With Copious Notes and Additions ..., Volume 6

Jonathan Swift - 1861
...anything written by Cad should be difficult to Skinajje. 1 Miss Mnry Vanhomrigh. TO MISS VANIIOMRIGII. IF you write as you do, I shall come the seldomer, on...which I never look into without wondering how a brat that cannot read can possibly write so well. You are mistaken : send me a letter without your hand...
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The British Quarterly Review, Volume 20

Henry Allon - Christianity - 1854
...halves." Sicift to Miss Tanhomriyh : Dublin, 1720. " If you write as you do, I shall come the'seldomer on purpose to be pleased with your letters, which I never look into without wondering how a brat that cannot read can possibly write so well. * * Eaillery apart, I think it inconvenient, for a hundred...
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The three Devils, with other essays

David Mather Masson - 1874
...I undertake a thing, I don't love to do it by halves." Swift to Miss Vanhomrigh : Dublin, 1720. "If you write as you do, I shall come the seldomer on...which I never look into without wondering how a brat that cannot read can possibly write so well. * * Eaillery apart, I think it inconvenient, for a hundred...
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The Three Devils: Luther's, Milton's, and Goethe's. With Other Essays

David Masson - 1874 - 327 pages
...undertake a thing, I don't love to do it by halves." Swift to Miss VanhomrigJi: Dublin, 1720. " If you write as you do, I shall come the seldomer on...which I never look into without wondering how a brat that cannot read can possibly write so well. * * Eaillery apart, I think it inconvenient, for a hundred...
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Old Love-letters

Abby Sage Richardson - Authors, English - 1882 - 322 pages
...time you please you can never fail of being very well received. Dean Swift's Answer to the Above. IF you write as you do, I shall come the seldomer on purpose to be pleased with 3'our letters, which I never look into without wondering how a brat who cannot read can possibly write...
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Love Affairs of Literary Men

Myrtle Reed - Authors - 1907 - 204 pages
...God preserve you, and make you happy and easy, and so adieu, brat." In another letter, he says: "If you write as you do, I shall come the seldomer, on...into without wondering how a brat who cannot read can po3«sibly write so well. . . . For the rest, you need make use of no other black art besides your...
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The Living Age ..., Volume 45

Eliakim Littell, Robert S. Littell - 1855
...I undertake a thing, I don't love to do it by halves." Sicift to Miss Vanhomrigh : DuUln, 1720. "If you write as you do, I shall come the seldomer on...which I never look into without wondering how a brat that cannot read can possibly write so well. * # Itnillery apart, I think it inconvenient, for a hundred...
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Jonathan Swift in the Company of Women

Louise Barnett - Literary Criticism - 2006 - 238 pages
...black one" (W 2:319), Swift turned aside her intensity with a lightly expressed threat of his own: "If you write as You do, I shall come the seldomer on...with Your Letters, which I never look into without wondring how a Brat who cannot read, can possibly write so well." He continues in this vein, "You need...
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