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" I chose the latter : and in this post of a gentleman I served two campaigns in Flanders, was at the battles of Val and Fontenoy, and received but one wound, through the breast here ; but the doctor of our regiment soon made me well again. "
The Hibernian Magazine, Or, Compendium of Entertaining Knowledge - Page 89
1784
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...left, whether to go on board a man of war, or lift for a foldier: I chofe the latter; and, in this poft of a gentleman, I ferved two campaigns in Flanders,...the battles of Val and Fontenoy, and received but " When my time was expired, I worked my paflage home, and glad was I to fee Old England again, becaufe...
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Elegant Extracts: Or, Useful and Entertaining Pieces of Poetry

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The Miscellaneous Works of Oliver Goldsmith: Letters from a citizen of the ...

Oliver Goldsmith - English literature - 1825
...man of war, or list for a soldier. I chose to be a soldier ; and in this post of a gentleman I served two campaigns in Flanders, was at the battles of Val...and Fontenoy, and received but one wound through the breast, which is troublesome to this day. When the peace came on, I was discharged ; and as I VOL....
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The Miscellaneous Works of Oliver Goldsmith: With an Account of His Life and ...

Oliver Goldsmith - 1830 - 527 pages
...man of war, or list for a soldier. I chose to be a soldier ; and in this post of a gentleman I served new him when a child, nd who now, by a fate not unusual...to courtiers, pend a life of poverty and retirement breast, which is troublesome to llu's day. " When the peace came on, I was discharged ; and as I could...
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The English Instructor: Being a Collection of Pieces in Prose, Selected from ...

Readers - 1830 - 263 pages
...a man of war, or list for a soldier. I chose the latter, and in this post of a gentleman, I served two campaigns in Flanders ; was at the battles of...and Fontenoy, and received but one wound through the breast here, .but the doctor of our regiment soon made me well again4'. " When the peace came on, I...
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