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" The dialect of conversation is now-a-days so swelled with vanity and compliment, and so surfeited (as I may say) of expressions of kindness and respect, that if a man that lived an age or two ago should return into the world again, he would really want... "
The British essayists; with prefaces by A. Chalmers - Page 209
by British essayists - 1802
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The Spectator: With a Biographical and Critical Preface, and ..., Volume 4

1855
..." The dialect of conversation is now-a-days so swelled with vanity and compliment, and so surfeited (as I may say) of expressions of kindness and respect,...or two ago should return into the world again, he woiild really want a dictionary to help him to understand his own language, and to know the true intrinsic...
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Laconics: Or the Best Words of the Best Authors ...

John Timbs - Aphorisms and apothegms - 1856
...compliment, aad-ju .iuiftiu.rl (iijl<imj j iji^uf i HIM iiiiiiini nf liiinlni mi mill ill i[ii i in that if a man that lived an age or two ago should...dictionary to help him to understand his own language, ittid tu know the *r.iatrinsrc vahle of 'the phrase in fashion, and would hardly at first believe...
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The Spectator

Joseph Addison - 1856
...The dialect of conversation is, now-a-days, so swelled with vanity and compliment, and so surfeited (as I may say) of expressions of kindness and respect, that if a man that lived an age 1 V. Tillotson's Serm. vol. ii. 3d ed. foL — C. • Qreat British preacher. . Deservedly called great,...
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The Spectator

Joseph Addison - 1856
...now-a-days, so swelled with vanity and compliment, and so surfeited (as I may say) of ex pressions of kindness and respect, that if a man that lived an age ' V. Tillotson's Serm. vol. ii. 8d ed. fol. — C. • Great British preachcr. Deservedly called greut,...
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The Spectator [by J. Addison and others].

Spectator The - 1857
...The 'dialect of convena. tion is now-a-days so swelled with vanity and compliment, and so surfeited me but my nightgown, they both came into my toom,...provided I would bear a part in iL Upon this they to OWH language, and to know the true intrinsic value of the phrase in fashion and would hardly at first...
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THE WORKS OF JOSEPH ADDISON

1870
...The dialect of conversation is, now-a-days, so swelled with vanity and compliment, and so surfeited (as I may say) of expressions of kindness and respect, that if a man that lived an age &• 1 V. Tillotson's Serm. vol. ii. 3d ed. fol.— C. or two ago should return into the world again,...
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The Experiences of a Planter in the Jungles of Mysore, Volume 1

Robert Henry Elliot - Ethnology - 1871
...conversation is nowadays so swelled with vanity and compliment, and so surfeited (as I may H2 say) with expressions of kindness and respect, that if a man...language, and to know the true, intrinsic value of the phrases in fashion ; and would hardly at first believe at what a low rate the highest strains and expressions...
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Selections from Addison's Papers Contributed to the Spectator

Thomas Arnold - Great Britain - 1875 - 528 pages
...' The dialect of conversation is now-a-days so swelled with vanity and compliment, and so surfeited (as I may say) of expressions of kindness and respect,...intrinsic value of the phrase in fashion ; and would D hardly, at first, believe, at what a low rate the highest strains and expressions of kindness imaginable...
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Selections from Addison's Papers Contributed to the Spectator

Joseph Addison - Great Britain - 1875 - 528 pages
...is now-a-days so swelled with vanity and compliment, and so surfeited (as I may say) of expres1ions of kindness and respect, that if a man that lived an age or :wo ago should return into the world again, he would really want 1 dictionary to help him to understand...
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Foliorum centuriae, selections for translation into Latin and Greek prose ...

Hubert Ashton Holden - 1876
...qualities. The dialect of conversation is now-a-days so swelled with vanity and compliment, and so surfeited (as I may say) of expressions of kindness and respect,...to know the true intrinsic value of the phrase in fashion—and would hardly at first believe at what a low rate the highest strains and expressions...
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