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" At my first coming, I thought I should have died with discontent, and was horribly melancholy while they were installing me ; but it begins to wear off, and change to dulness. "
Life of Jonathan Swift - Page 119
by Walter Scott - 1829 - 364 pages
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The Works of the Rev. Jonathan Swift, D.D., Dean of St. Patrick's ..., Volume 1

Jonathan Swift - 1801 - 574 pages
...Laracor, July 8, 1713, he says, " At my first " coming, I thought I should have died with discon" tent ; and was horribly melancholy while they were " installing...but it begins to wear off, and change " to dulness." Who that read the former part of his Journal to Stella, replete with such ardent wishes for their meeting...
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The Works of the Rev. Jonathan Swift, D.D. ...: With Notes ..., Volume 1

Jonathan Swift - 1808 - 658 pages
...In a letter to miss Vanhomrigh, dated from Laracor, July 8, 1713, he says, " At my first coming, I thought I should have died with discontent; and was...but it begins to wear off, and change to dulness." Who that read the former part of his Journal to Stella, replete with such ardent wishes for their meeting...
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The Works of the Rev. Jonathan Swift, D.D. ...: With Notes ..., Volume 10

Jonathan Swift - 1808 - 492 pages
...; and if they have no farther service for me, I will never see England again. At my first coming, I thought I should have died with discontent; and was...but it begins to wear off, and change to dulness. My river walk is extremely pretty, and my canal in great beauty ; and I sec trouts playing in it. I...
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The Works of the Rev. Jonathan Swift, D.D. ...: With Notes ..., Volume 15

Jonathan Swift - 1813 - 342 pages
...; and if they have no farther service for me, I will never see England again. At my first coming, I thought I should have died with discontent ; and was...melancholy, while they were installing me, but it begins to -.year off, and change to dulness. My river walk is extremely pretty, and my canal in great beauty...
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The Works of Jonathan Swift: Memoirs of Jonathan Swift, D. D

Jonathan Swift, Walter Scott - 1814 - 686 pages
...an earthen-floor, before the great house there, which they say is mine." — "At my first coming, I thought I should have died with discontent, and was...dulness."* He .writes Archbishop King in the same strain of • The letter is dated Laracor, §th July 1713. Vol. XVI. p. 73. discontented melancholy,* and it...
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The works of Jonathan Swift, containing additional letters ..., Volume 19

Jonathan Swift - 1814 - 594 pages
...; and if they have no further service for me, I will never see England again. At my first coming I thought I should have died with discontent, and was...but it begins to wear off, and change to dulness. My river walk is extremely * This important letter has been already published in its most material...
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The Works of Jonathan Swift: Containing Additional Letters ..., Volume 19

Jonathan Swift, Walter Scott - 1814 - 594 pages
...; and if they have no further service for me, I will never see England again. At my first coming I thought I should have died with discontent, and was...but it begins to wear off, and change to dulness. My river walk is extremely * This important letter has been already published in its most material...
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Epistolary correspondence. Letters from August 1714, to September 1724

Jonathan Swift - 1814 - 512 pages
...for; and if they have no farther service for me, I will never see England again. At my first coming, I thought I should have died with discontent; and was...but it begins to wear off, and change to dulness. My river walk is extremely pretty, and my canal in * This is the lady whom the Dean has celebrated...
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The Works of Jonathan Swift: Containing Additional Letters ..., Volume 19

Jonathan Swift, Walter Scott - 1814 - 592 pages
...; and if they have no further service for me, 1 will never see England again. At my first coming I thought I should have died with discontent, and was horribly melancholy while they were installi tig me; but it begins to wear off, and change to dulness. My river walk is extremely * This...
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The works of Jonathan Swift, containing additional letters, tracts ..., Volume 1

Jonathan Swift - 1814 - 676 pages
...Archbishop King in the same strain of • The letter is dated Laracor, §th July 1713. Vol. XVJ. p. 73. discontented melancholy,* and it is still more strongly expressed in his verses, Vol. X. p. 414. While Swift was in a state of seclusion, so different from the bustling scene in which he...
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