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Edinburgh Fugitive Pieces With Letters, Containing a Comparative View of ...
Visos knygos peržiūra - 1815
addrefs Advertiſer againſt alfo alſo amufement appear beſt Britiſh cauſe character cheap CHIG confequence converfation drefs Edinburgh EDINBURGH EVENING COURANT Engliſh EUSEBIUS faid fame faſhion fatire feem feen female fenfe fentiment fervants feven fhall fhort fhould fide fign filk fince firſt fituation fociety fome foon friends fubject fuch fugitive pieces fupport Gentlemen happineſs himſelf honour houfe houſe huſband increaſe intereft ladies laft laſt late Leith letter Lord Lord Kames mafter Manly manners meaſures mind Minifters moft moral moſt muft muſt myſelf neceffary obfervance occafion paffed paffion pariſh perfon philofopher pleaſe pleaſure poffeffed prefent publiſhed puniſhment purpoſe racter raiſed reafon refpect religion RSITY ſay ſchool Scotland ſenſe ſhall ſhe ſtate ſtep ſtreets ſtrike ſuch Sunday taſte thefe themſelves THEOPHRASTUS theſe thofe thoſe thought tion underſtand UNIV UNIV uſeful vice virtue virtuous whofe wiſh woman young
187 psl. - Delightful task! to rear the tender thought, To teach the young idea how to shoot...
49 psl. - A ftranger may be accommodated not only comfortably, but moft elegantly, at many public hotels ; and the perfon who in 1763 was obliged to put up with accommodation little better than that of a waggoner or carrier, may now be lodged like a prince, and command every luxury of life His guinea, it muft be owned, will not go quite fo far as it did in 1763.
120 psl. - ... errors, and are firmly refolved to be more on our guard in time coming. In fhort, Sunday is only a day of reft, from worldly concerns, in order to be more ufefully employed upon thofe that are internal. Sunday accordingly is a day of account ; and a candid account every " cipiamus innocentiae voluntatem, et ab omni nos labe de" lictorum omnium amputatione purgemus.
136 psl. - Ask where's the North? at York, 'tis on the Tweed; In Scotland, at the Orcades; and there, At Greenland, Zembla, or the Lord knows where.
39 psl. - My soul shrunk back, and wish'd to be no more. Of eye undaunted and of touch impure, Old ere of age, worn out when scarce mature ; Daily debas'd to...
60 psl. - School, there were lat-ly twenty-fcven houfes of bad fame. The boys are daily accuftomed to hear language, and to fee manners, that early corrupt their young minds. Many of them, before they enter their teens, boaft of gallantries and intrigues \vhich their parents little think of.
65 psl. - In 1703," says this observer, " a young man was termed a fine fellow, who, to a well-informed and accomplished mind added elegance of manners, and a conduct guided by principle ; one who would not have injured the rights of the meanest individual...
45 psl. - The value of literary property was carried higher by the Scots than ever was known among any people.
44 psl. - There are four or five ft.ige coaches to Leith every half hour, and they run it in 15 or 20 minutes DUNN, who now has the magnificent hotels in the New Town, was alfo the...