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" Fables; but he frankly declared to me his mind, "that he did not delight in that learning, because he did not believe they were true"; for which reason I found he had very much turned his studies, for about a twelve-month past, into the lives and adventures... "
The Athenaeum: A Magazine of Literary and Miscellaneous Information ... - Page 120
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The Four Georges: The English Humorists of the Eighteenth Century

William Makepeace Thackeray - England - 1869 - 362 pages
...which reason I found he had very much turned his studies, for about a twelvemonth past, into the lives of Don Bellianis of Greece, Guy of Warwick, 'the Seven Champions,' and other historians of that age. I could not but observe the satisfaction the father took in the forwardness of his son, and that these...
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The Four Georges: The English Humourists of the Eighteenth Century

William Makepeace Thackeray - English literature - 1869 - 362 pages
...which reason I found he had very much turned his studies, for about a twelvemonth past, into the lives of Don Bellianis of Greece, Guy of Warwick, 'the Seven Champions,' and other historians of that age. I could not but observe the satisfaction the father took in the forwardness of his son, and that these...
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The works of William Makepeace Thackeray, Volume 19

William Makepeace Thackeray - 1869
...which reason I found he had very much turned his studies, for about a twelvemonth past, into the lives of Don Bellianis of Greece, Guy of Warwick, 'the Seven Champions,' and other historians of that age. I could not but observe the satisfaction the father took in the forwardness of his son, and that these...
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The Works of William Makepeace Thackeray, Volume 19

William Makepeace Thackeray - English literature - 1869
...he had very much turned his studies, for about a twelvemonth past, into the lives of Don Bcllianis of Greece, Guy of Warwick, 'the Seven Champions,' and other historians of that age. I could not but observe the satisfaction the father took in the forwardness of his son, and that these...
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The Works of William Makepeace Thackeray

William Makepeace Thackeray - 1872
...he had very much turned his studies, for about a twelvemonth past, into the lives of Don Bellianisof Greece, Guy of Warwick, ' The Seven Champions,' and other historians of that age. I could not but observe the satisfaction the father took in the forwardness of his son, and that these...
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Cassell's illustrated readings, Volume 1

Cassell, ltd - 1875
...for which reason I found he had very much turned his studies for about a twelvemonth past, into tho lives and adventures of Don Bellianis of Greece, Guy...Seven Champions, and other historians of that age. I sat with them till it was very late, sometimes in merry, sometimes in serious discourse, with this...
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Cassell's library of English literature, selected, ed. and ..., Volume 3

Cassell, ltd - 1876
...much turned his studies, for about a twelve-month past, into the lives and adventures of Don Bellainis im from a sense of common danger ; — 'tis no extravagant arithmetic to say, tha I could not but observe the satisfaction the father took in the forwardness of his son ; and that these...
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The English Essayists: A Comprehensive Selection from the Works of the Great ...

English essays - 1881 - 536 pages
...excellent parts, and was a great master of all the learning on the other side eight years old. I perceired : :3; vc/ I could not but observe the satisfaction the father took in the forwardness of his son ; and that these...
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Complete Works, Volume 8

William Makepeace Thackeray - 1881
...lie bad very much turned his studies, for about a twelvemonth past, into the lives of Don Hcllianis of Greece, Guy of Warwick, ' the Seven Champions,' and other historians of that age. I could not but observe the satisfaction the father took in the forwardness of his son, and that these...
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Chap-books of the Eighteenth Century

John Ashton - Chapbooks - 1882 - 486 pages
...of eight years of age, says, " I found he had very much turned his studies, for about twelve months past, into the lives and adventures of Don Bellianis...Champions, and other historians of that age. . . . He would tell you the mismanagements of John Hickerthrift, find fault with the passionate temper in Bevis...
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