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" The parties broke up without noise and without confusion. They were carried home by their own carriages, that is to say, by the vehicles nature had provided them, excepting such of the wealthy as could afford to keep a wagon. The gentlemen gallantly attended... "
A History of New-York: From the Beginning of the World to the End of the ... - Page 112
by Washington Irving - 1821 - 372 pages
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Blackwood's Magazine, Volume 7

1820 - 876 pages
...wealthy, as could afford to keep a waggon. The gentlemen gallantly attended their fair ones to their respective abodes, and took leave of them with a hearty...heart, occasioned no scandal at that time, nor should h at the present — if our great grandfathers approved of the custom, it would argue a great want...
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A History of New York: From the Beginning of the World to the ..., Volumes 1-2

Washington Irving - 1820 - 532 pages
...wealthy as could afford to keep a waggon. The gentlemen gallantly attended their fair ones to their respective abodes, and took leave of them with a hearty...the present — if our great grandfathers approved df the custom, it would argue a great want of reverence in their descendants to say a word against...
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A History of New York,: From the Beginning of the World to the End of the ...

Washington Irving - 1820 - 538 pages
...wealthy as could afford to keep a waggon. The gentlemen gallantly attended their fair ones to their respective abodes, and took leave of them with a hearty...occasioned no scandal at that time, nor should it at the present—if our great grandfathers approved of the custom, it would argue a great want of reverence...
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A History of New-York: From the Beginning of the World to the End of the ...

Washington Irving - 1821 - 414 pages
...wealthy, as could afford to keep a waggon. The gentlemen gallantly attended their fair ones to their respective abodes, and took leave of them with a hearty...and honesty of heart, occasioned no scandal at that tune, nor should it at the present — if our great grandfathers approved of the custom, it would argue...
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A History of New York from the Beginning of the World

Washington Irving - 1825 - 356 pages
...afford to keep a waggon. The gentlemen gallantly attended their fair ones to their respective ahodes, and took leave of them with a hearty smack at the door : which, as it was an estahlished piece of etiquette, done in perfect simplicity and honesty of heart, occasioned no scandal...
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A History of New York, from the Beginning of the World to the End of the ...

Washington Irving - 1828 - 354 pages
...afford to keep a waggon. The gentlemen gallantly attended then fair ones to their respective ahodes, and took leave of them with a hearty smack at the door: which, as it was an estahlished piece of etiquette, done in perfect simplicity and honesty of heart, occasioned no scandal...
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A History of New York, from the Beginning of the World to the End of the ...

Washington Irving - 1829 - 292 pages
...wealthy as could afford to keep a wagon. The gentlemen gallantly attended their fair ones to their respective abodes, and took leave of them with a hearty...that time, nor should it at the present — if our great-grandfathers approved of the custom, it would argue a great want of reverence in their descendants...
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A History of New-York: From the Beginning of the World to the End of the ...

Washington Irving - 1831 - 286 pages
...wealthy as could afford to keep a wagon. The gentlemen gallantly attended their fair ones to their respective abodes, and took leave of them with a hearty...that time, nor should it at the present — if our great-grandfathers approved of the custom, it would argue a great want of reverence in their descendants...
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Historical Collections of the State of New York: Containing a General ...

John Warner Barber, Henry Howe - 1842 - 652 pages
...wealthy as could afford to keep a wagon. The gentlemen gallantly attended their fair ones to their respective abodes, and took leave of them with a hearty...it was an established piece of etiquette, done in perfept simplicity and honesty of heart, occasioned no scandal at that time, nor should it at the present...
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Works, Volume 2

Washington Irving - 1848 - 1124 pages
...wealthy as could afford to keep a wagon. The gentlemen gallantly attended their fair ones to their respective abodes, and took leave of them with a hearty...at that time, nor should it at the present ; — if oiir great-grandfathers approved of the custom, it would argue a great want of deference in their descendants...
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