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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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The Century: 1899, Volume 58

1899
...my Sftfctator with the original, discovered some of my faults, and corrected them. But I found that I wanted a stock of words, or a readiness in recollecting...that time if I had gone on making verses; since the continued occasion for men. 289 words of the same import, but of different length, respondence is acknowledged...
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The Many-sided Franklin

Paul Leicester Ford - History - 1899 - 516 pages
...expressed before, in any suitable words that should come to hand. Then I compared my Spectator with the original, discovered some of my faults, and corrected them. But I found that I wanted a stock of words, or a readiness in recollecting and using them, which I thought I should...
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A Literary History of America

Barrett Wendell - American literature - 1900 - 574 pages
...expressed before, in any suitable words that should come to hand. Then I compared 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 the same import, but of different length, to suit the measure, or of different...
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A History of the University of Pennsylvania: From Its Foundation to A. D ...

Thomas Harrison Montgomery - Pennsylvania. University - 1900 - 566 pages
...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 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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Literature: A Fifth Reader

Edward Everett Hale (Jr.), Adaline Wheelock Sterling - Readers - 1901 - 512 pages
...expressed before, in any suitable words that should come to hand. Then I compared 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 the same import, but of different length, to suit the measure, or of different...
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Pamphlets on Biography, Volume 17

Biography - 1901
...expressed before, in any suitable words that should come to hand. Then I compared my Spectator with the original, discovered some of my faults and corrected...acquired before that time if I had gone on making verses. . . . Therefore, I took some of the tales and turned them into verse ; and, after a time, when I had...
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Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin: With Introduction and Notes

Benjamin Franklin - 1901 - 249 pages
...expressed before, in any suitable words that should come to hand. Then I compared my Spectator with the original, discovered some of my faults and corrected...wanted a stock of words, or a readiness in recollecting or using them, which I thought I should have acquired before that time if I had gone on making verses...
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Appletons' School Readers: (five Book Edition)

William Torrey Harris, Andrew Jackson Rickoff, Mark Bailey - Readers - 1902
...expressed before, in any suitable words that should come to hand. 10. Then I compared 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 the same import, but of different length, to suit the measure, or of different...
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Heath Readers: Primer [-sixth] Reader, Book 5

D.C. Heath and Company - Readers - 1903
...expressed before, in any suitable words that should come to hand. Then I compared my Spectator with the original, discovered some of my faults, and corrected...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 Heath Readers: Primer, [First-sixth reader]

Readers - 1903
...expressed before, in any suitable words that should come to hand. Then I compared 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 the same import, but of different length, to suit the measure, or of different...
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