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" Change, I have often fancied one of our old kings standing in person, where he is represented in effigy, and looking down upon the wealthy concourse of people with which that place is every day filled. In this case, how would he be... "
London; Being an Accurate History and Description of the British Metropolis ... - Page vii
by David Hughson - 1805
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The Spectator in London: Essays by Addison and Steele

Joseph Addison - 1896 - 323 pages
...the 'Change, I have often fancied one of our old Kings standing in Person, where he is represented in Effigy, and looking down upon the wealthy Concourse...is every Day filled. In this Case, how would he be surprized to hear all the Languages of Europe spoken in this little Spot of his former Dominions, and...
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Essays of Joseph Addison

Joseph Addison - 1903 - 377 pages
...upon the Change, I have often fancied one of our old kings standing in person, where he is represented in effigy, and looking down upon the wealthy concourse...of Europe spoken in this little spot of his former dominions,_and tp_^ee_ so_maay private men,. who in his time would have been the vassals of some powerful...
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Selections from the Works of Joseph Addison

Joseph Addison - 1906 - 360 pages
...upon the Change, I have often fancied one of our old kings standing in person, where he is represented in effigy, and looking down upon the wealthy " concourse...with which that place is every day filled. In this 15 case, how would he be surprised to hear all the languages of Europe spoken in this little spot of...
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The Personal Life of Josiah Wedgwood, the Potter

Julia Wedgwood, Charles Harold Herford - 1915 - 388 pages
...surprise of " one of our old kings standing in person where he is figured in effigy " and hearing " all the languages of Europe spoken in this little spot of his former dominions " ; the first Westminster Bridge — that crossed by Wordsworth — with its multitude of little arches,...
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English Prose: Seventeenth century

Sir Henry Craik - 1917
...the 'change, I have often fancied one of our old kings standing in person, where he is represented in effigy, and looking down upon the wealthy concourse...is every day filled. In this case, how would he be surprized to hear all the languages of Europe spoken in this little spot of his former dominions, and...
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The Quarterly Review, Volume 237

William Gifford, Sir John Taylor Coleridge, John Gibson Lockhart, Whitwell Elwin, William Macpherson, William Smith, Sir John Murray IV, Rowland Edmund Prothero (Baron Ernle), George Walter Prothero - 1922
...place was every day filled ; and he said to himself how the monarch, come to life again, would wonder to hear all the languages of Europe spoken in this...his former dominions, and to see so many private men negotiating like princes for greater sums than were formerly paid into the royal treasury. The last...
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Writing and the Rise of Finance: Capital Satires of the Early Eighteenth Century

Colin Nicholson, Professor Colin Nicholson - 1994 - 219 pages
...in niches around the paved court of the Royal Exchange, Addison marvels at how surprised he would be to hear 'all the languages of Europe spoken in this little Spot of his former Dominions, and [seeing] so many private Men, who in his Time would have been the vassals of some powerful Baron, Negotiating...
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Cities of the Dead: Circum-Atlantic Performance

Joseph R. Roach - 1996 - 328 pages
...the 'Change, I have often fancied one of our old Kings standing in Person, where he is represented in Effigy, and looking down upon the wealthy Concourse...is every Day filled. In this Case, how would he be surprized to hear all the Languages of Europe spoken in this little Spot of his former Dominions, and...
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The English Literatures of America, 1500-1800

WARNER - 1997 - 1118 pages
...upon the Change, I have often fancied one of our old Kings standing in Person, where he is represented in Effigy, and looking down upon the wealthy Concourse...is every Day filled. In this Case, how would he be surprized to hear all the Languages of Europe spoken in this little Spot of his former Dominions, and...
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Mammon's Music: Literature and Economics in the Age of Milton

Blair Hoxby - 2008 - 336 pages
...the 'Change, I have often fancied one of our old Kings standing in Person, where he is represented in Effigy, and looking down upon the wealthy Concourse...is every Day filled. In this Case, how would he be surprized to hear all the Languages of Europe spoken in this little Spot of his former Dominions, and...
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