Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books
" Soon after he again endeavoured, with a good deal of pain, to find words; but at last, after many efforts, not being able, he fetched a deep sigh, and was afterwards silent. "
The Works of Dr. Jonathan Swift ... - Page lxxxv
by Jonathan Swift - 1757
Full view - About this book

The Works of the Rev. Jonathan Swift, D.D., Dean of St. Patrick's ..., Volume 1

Jonathan Swift - 1801
...able, he fetched a deep sigh, and was afterward silent. A few months after this, upon his housekeeper's removing a knife, as he was going to catch at it, he shrugged up his shoulders, and said, " I am what I am ;" and, in about six minutes, repeated the same...
Full view - About this book

The works of Jonathan Swift, containing additional letters, tracts ..., Volume 1

Jonathan Swift - 1814
...friend should spend the evening with him, and which was as much as to say " you will ruin me in wine,1' Soon after he again endeavoured, with a good deal of pain, to find words; but at last, after many efforts, not being able, he fetched a deep sigh, and was afterwards silent. A few...
Full view - About this book

The Works of Jonathan Swift: Memoirs of Jonathan Swift, D. D

Jonathan Swift, Walter Scott - 1814 - 686 pages
...friend should spend the evening with him, and which was as much as to say " you will ruin me in wine.'' Soon after he again endeavoured, with a good deal of pain, to find words ; but at last, after many efforts, not being able, he fetched a deep sigh, and was afterwards silent. A few...
Full view - About this book

The miscellaneous prose works of sir Walter Scott, Volume 2

sir Walter Scott (bart [prose, collected]) - 1827
...friend should spend the evening with him, and which was as much as to say ' you will ruin me in wine.' Soon after he again endeavoured, with a good deal of pain, to find words ; but at last, after many efforts, not being able, he fetched a deepsigh, and was afterwards silent. A few months...
Full view - About this book

Life of Swift. Appendix: Anecdotes of the family of Swift, a fragment ...

Walter Scott - 1827
...friend should spend the evening with him, and which was as much as to say ' you will ruin me in wine.' Soon after he again endeavoured, with a good deal of pain, to find words ; hut at last, after many efforts, not heing ahle, he fetched a deepsigh, and was afterwards silent....
Full view - About this book

Life of Jonathan Swift

Walter Scott - 1829 - 364 pages
...friend should spend the evening with him, and which was as much as to say 'you will ruin me in wine.' Soon after he again endeavoured, with a good deal of pain, to find words; but at last, after many efforts, not being able, he fetched a deep sigh, and was afterwards silent. A few...
Full view - About this book

The Miscellaneous Prose Works of Sir Walter Scott, Volume 2

Walter Scott - 1834 - 532 pages
...itself in the full glow of national enthusiasm. The interval was forgotten, during which their great 'he again endeavoured, with a good deal of pain, to find words; but at last, after many efforts, not being able, he fetched a deep sigh, and was afterwards silent. A few...
Full view - About this book

The Miscellaneous Prose Works of Sir Walter Scott, Bart, Volume 2

Walter Scott - 1834
...itself in the full glow of national enthusiasm. The interval was forgotten, during which their great l1e again endeavoured, with a good deal of pain, to find words ; but at last, after many efforts, not being able, he fetched a deep sigh, and was afterwards silent. A few...
Full view - About this book

The Closing Years of Dean Swift's Life;: With an Appendix, Containing ...

William Robert Wilde - 1849 - 161 pages
...remember, was as much as to say, ' you'll ruin me in wine.' I own I was scarce able to bear the sight. Soon after he again endeavoured, with a good deal of pain, to find words to speak to me ; at last, not being able after many efforts, he gave a heavy sigh, and, I think, was...
Full view - About this book

The Closing Years of Dean Swift's Life: With Remarks on Stella, and on Some ...

William Robert Wilde - 1849 - 184 pages
...remember, was as much as to say, ' you'll ruin me in wine.' I own I was scarce able to bear the sight. Soon after he again endeavoured, with a good deal of pain, to find words to speak to me ; at last, not being able after many efforts, he gave a heavy sigh, and, I think, was...
Full view - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search
  4. Download EPUB
  5. Download PDF