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The works of Jonathan Swift, containing additional letters, tracts, and ... - Página 140
por Jonathan Swift - 1814
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The Works of D. Jonathan Swift: In Nine Volumes, Volumen9

Jonathan Swift - 1752
...and the Antients, and the Moderns wifely fenfible of it ; we of this Age have difcovered a Ihorter, and more prudent Method, to become Scholars and Wits,...without the Fatigue of reading or of thinking. The moft accomplifhed Way of «ling Books at prefent, is twofold : either, firrf, to ferve them as feme...
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The Works of the Rev. Jonathan Swift, D.D., Dean of St. Patrick's ..., Volumen2

Jonathan Swift - 1801
...entirely changed between us and the ancients, and the moderns wisely sensible of it ; we of this age have discovered a shorter, and more prudent method, to become scholars and wit's, without the fatigue of read-1 ing or of thinking. The most accomplished way of using books at...
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The Works, Volumen3

Jonathan Swift - 1803
...entirely changed between us and the ancients, and the moderns wisely sensible of it; we of this age have discovered a shorter, and more prudent method,...to become scholars and wits, without the fatigue of read" ing or of thinking. The most accomplished v,-ay of using books at present, is twofold : either...
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The Monthly Anthology, and Boston Review, Volúmenes8-9

Samuel Cooper Thacher, David Phineas Adams, William Emerson - 1810
...scholars and wits, without the fatigue of reading or thinking. The most accomplished method of using ^ooks at present is twofold : either first to serve them...learn their titles exactly, and then brag of their ifjuainiance. Or secondly, which is indeed the choicer, the P'ofounder, and politer method, to get...
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A Tale of a Tub,: Written for the Universal Improvement of Mankind. To which ...

Jonathan Swift, William Wotton - 1811 - 322 páginas
...the ancients, and the moderns wisely sensible of it; we of this age have discovered a shorter, and a more prudent method, to become scholars and wits, without the fatigue of reading and thinking. The most accomplished way of using books at present, is twofold : either, first, to serve...
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The Works of the Rev. Jonathan Swift...

Jonathan Swift - 1812
...entirely changed between us and the ancients, and the moderns wisely sensible of it ; we of this age have discovered a shorter, and more prudent method,...accomplished way of using books at present, is twofold : cither first, to serve them as some men do lords, learn iheir titles exactly, and then brag of their...
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The Select Works of Jonathan Swift: Containing the Whole of His ..., Volumen1

Jonathan Swift - 1823
...entirely changed between us and the ancients, and the moderns wisely sensible of it; we of this age have discovered a shorter, \and more prudent method,...books at present, is twofold ; either, first, to serve then as some men do lords, learn their titles exactly, and then brag of their acquaintance ; or, secondly,...
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Laconics: Or, The Best Words of the Best Authors, Volumen1

John Timbs - 1829 - 360 páginas
...affectation is a more terrible enemy to fine faces than 'the small-pox. — Hughes. DCXV. We of this age have discovered a shorter and more prudent method...scholars and wits, without the fatigue of reading or thinking. The most accomplished way of using books at present is twofold: either first to serve them...
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Laconics: Or, The Best Words of the Best Authors, Volumen1

John Timbs - 1829 - 360 páginas
...affectation is a more terrible enemy to fine faces than the small-pox. — Hughes. DCXV. We of this age have discovered a shorter and more prudent method...scholars and wits, without the fatigue of reading or thinking. The most accomplished way of using books at present is twofold: either first to serve them...
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Chambers's Cyclopædia of English Literature: A History ..., Volúmenes3-4

Robert Chambers - 1830
...entirely changed between us and the anc'ents, and the modems wisely sensible of it, we of this age * " Հ 0 f W ɤ "E 1830 American Book Exchange"% Chambers Robert" reudiug or of i .inking. The most rccomplished way of using books at present i? twofold ; either, first,...
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