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" Then I compared my Spectator with the original, discovered some of my faults, and corrected them. But I found I wanted a stock of words, or a readiness in recollecting and using them... "
The Stoddard Library: A Thousand Hours of Entertainment with the World's ... - Page 261
by John Lawson Stoddard - 1913
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Boys and their ways, by one who knows them

Boys - Boys - 1880 - 331 pages
...to compare his work with the originals, observe his errors, and correct them. " I found," he says, " I wanted a stock of words, or a readiness in recollecting and usinj them, which I thought I should have acquired before that time if I had gone on making verses,...
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The pursuit of knowledge under difficulties [by G.L. Craik]. Continuation

George Lillie Craik - 1881
...expressed before, in any suitable words that should occur to me. Then I compared my Spectator with the original, discovered some of my faults, and corrected...I thought I should have acquired before that time it I had gone on making verses; since the continual search for words of the same import, but of different...
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Relfe brothers' model reading-books, in prose and verse, ed., with ..., Volume 5

Richard Fletcher Charles - 1882
...expressed before, in any suitable words that should occur to me. Then I compared my Spectator with the original, discovered some of my faults, and corrected...search for words of the same import, but of different length to suit the measure, or of different sound for the rhyme, would have .laid me under a necessity...
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The Works of Benjamin Franklin: Autobiography. pt. 2. Continuation, by Jared ...

Benjamin Franklin, Jared Sparks - United States - 1882
...before, in any suitable words that should occur to me. Then 1 compared my Spectator with the origital, discovered some of my faults, and corrected them....search for words of the same import, but of different length to suit the measure, or of different sound for the rhyme, would have laid me under a constant...
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Studies in English Literature: Being Typical Selections of British and ...

William Swinton - English literature - 1882 - 638 pages
...before, in any suitable words that should come to hand. Then I com- isť pared my Spectator with the original, discovered some of my faults, and corrected...I had gone on making verses ; since the continual occasion for words of is; the same import, but of different length, to suit the measure, or of different...
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English Language and Literary Criticism: English prose

James Baldwin - English language - 1883
...expressed before, in any suitable words that should occur, to me. Then I compared my Spectator with the original, discovered some of my faults and corrected...search for words of the same import, but of different length to suit the measure, or of different Bound for rhyme, would have laid me under a constant necessity...
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The New Franklin Fifth Reader: With a New Elocutionary Treatise, Essentials ...

Loomis Joseph Campbell - Elocution - 1884 - 432 pages
...Then I compared my Spectator with the original, discovered some of my faults, and corrected them. 6. But I found I wanted a stock of words, or a readiness...if I had gone on making verses; since the continual occasion for words of the same import, but of different length, to suit the measure, or of different...
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The Improved illustrated reader, Book 5

Improved illustrated reader - 1885
...suitable words that should come to hand. 5. Then I compared my Speetator with the original, discovered my faults, and corrected them. But I found I wanted...acquired before that time if I had gone on making verses. The continual occasion for words of the same import, but of different length, to suit the measure,...
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Swinton's First [-sixth] Reader, Book 6

William Swinton - Readers - 1885
...a synonym. CLASSIC ENGLISH READER. that should come to hand.1 Then I compared my Spectator with the original, discovered some of my faults, and corrected them. But I found I wanted2 a stock of words, or a readiness in recollecting3 and using them, which I thought I should...
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Sixth, Or, Classic English Reader

William Swinton - Readers - 1885 - 608 pages
...style. 4 sentiment. Give a synonym. that should come to hand.1 Then I compared my Spectator with the original, discovered some of my faults, and corrected them. But I found I wanted2 a stock of words, or a readiness in recollecting3 and using them, which I thought I should...
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