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" The immoderate breadth of the features made me very much out of humour with my own countenance, upon which I threw it from me like a mask. It happened very luckily that one who stood by me. had just before thrown down his visage, which it seems was too... "
The Brighton gleaner; or, General repository of literary selections, general ... - Page 93
1823
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The Spectator, Volume 8

1717
...now appeared to me in its utmoft Aggravation. The Immoderate Breath of the Feaiures made me B i very very much out of Humour with my own Countenance, upon...like a Mask. It happened very luckily, that one who flood by me had juft before thrown down his Vifage, which, it items, was too long for him. It was indeed...
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The Spectator, Volume 8

1729
...faw my Face in it, but was ftartled at the Shortnefs of it, which now appeared to me in its utmoft Aggravation. The immoderate Breadth of the Features...like a Mask. It happened very luckily, that one who flood by me had a' juft jurt before thrown down his Vifage, which, it feems, was too long for him....
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The Spectator, Volume 8

1739
...faw my Face in it, but was Itartled at the Shortnefs of it, which now appeared to me in its utmoft Aggravation. The immoderate Breadth of the Features...Countenance, upon which I threw it from me like a Mask. It hap • pened very luckily, that one who flood by me had juit iuft before thrown down his Vifage, which,...
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Harrison's British Classicks, Volume 5

1786
...Taw mj face in it, but was ftártled at the Ihortnefs of it, which now appeared to me in it's uttmoft aggravation. The immoderate breadth of the features made me very much out of humour with гат own countenance, upon which I thrt» it from me like a malk. It happerti very luckily, that...
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The Spectator. ...

1789
...faw my face in it, but was ftartled at the (hortnefs of it, which now appeared to me in its utmoft aggravation. The immoderate breadth of the features...countenance, upon which I threw it from me like a malk. It happened very luckily that one who flood by me had j'uft before thrown down his vifage, which...
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Beispielsammlung zur Theorie und Literatur der Schönen ..., Volume 8, Issue 1

Johann Joachim Eschenaburg - Literature - 1794
...faw my face in it , but was ftartled at the ibortnefs of it , which now appeared to me in its utmoft aggravation. The immoderate breadth of the features...countenance ; upon which I threw it from me like a ш.-iík. It happened very 396 TibljűtibeÎnbe ©djrtfffMer. fery luckely , that one who ftood by...
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The English instructor; or, Useful and entertaining passages in prose ...

English instructor - English literature - 1801 - 258 pages
...of it , which now appeared to me in its utmost aggravation. The immoderate breadth of the leatures made me very much out of humour with my own countenance...extended to a most shameful length, I believe THE ENGT.ISH INSTRTTCTOH. u5 the very chin was , modestly speaking , as long, as my whole face. We had...
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The British essayists; with prefaces by A. Chalmers, Volume 14

British essayists - 1802
...sooner saw my face in it, but was startled at the shortness of it, which now appeared to me in its utmost aggravation. The immoderate breadth of the...which I threw it from me like a mask. It happened very luokily that one who stood by me had just before thrown down his visage, which it seems was too long...
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Select British Classics, Volume 18

English literature - 1803
...sooner saw my face in it, but was startled ut the shortness of it, which now appeared to me in its utmost aggravation. The immoderate breadth of the...was too long for him. It was, indeed, extended to the most shameful length ; I believe the very chin was, modestly speaking, as long as my whole face*...
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Selections from the Spectator, Tatler, Guardian, and Freeholder: Selections ...

English essays - 1804
...sooner saw my face in it but I was startled at the shortness of it, which now appeared to me in its utmost aggravation. The immoderate breadth of the...stood by me had just before thrown down his visage, \vhich, it seems, was too long for him. It was indeed extended to a most shameful length ; I believe...
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