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" Whoe'er has travelled life's dull round, Where'er his stages may have been, May sigh to think he still has found The warmest welcome at an inn. "
The Old Inns of Old England: A Picturesque Account of the Ancient and ... - Page 304
by Charles George Harper - 1906
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The Living Age, Volume 308

1921
...tells us, that Shenstone scratched on a window pane his eulogy of inns in general: Whoe'er has traveled life's dull round, Where'er his stages may have been, May sigh to think he still has found His warmest welcome at an inn. The 'Lion' has been much altered of late years; one...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson: LL. D. Including a Journal of His Tour to the ...

James Boswell - 1844
...tavern or inn."(') He then repeated, with great emotion, Shenstone's lines : " Whoe'er has travell'd life's dull round, Where'er his stages may have been, May sigh to think he still has found The warmest welcome at an inn."(s) My illustrious friend, I thought, did not sufficiently...
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The Living Age ..., Volume 113

1872
...then repeated, with great emotion, we are told, Sheiij tone's lines — " Whoe'er has travelled life'e dull round, Where'er his stages may have been, May sigh to think he still has found The warmest welcome at an inn." And Mr. Boswell goes ou to say : " We happened to...
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First Impressions of England and Its People

Hugh Miller - England - 1847 - 407 pages
...Which lacqueys else might hope to win ; It buys what courts have not in store,— It buys me freedom at an inn. Whoe'er has travelled life's dull round,...Where'er his stages may have been, May sigh to think he still has found The warmest welcome at an inn." Ere, however, quitting the grounds to buy freedom...
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Rambles by Rivers: The Thames, Volumes 1-2

James Thorne - Thames River (England) - 1847
...tavern or inn.' He then repeated with great emotion Shenstone's lines : — ' Whoe'er has travell'd life's dull round, Where'er his stages may have been, May sigh to think be still lias found The warmest welcome at an inn.' " * A good deal of virtuous indignation has been...
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The Town: Its Memorable Characters and Events. St. Paul's to St ..., Volume 1

Leigh Hunt - London (England) - 1848 - 312 pages
...is produced, as by a good tavern or inn." He then repeated with great emotion Shenstone's lines : " Whoe'er has travelled life's dull round, Where'er his stages may have been, May sigh to think he still has found The warmest welcome at an inn." * " Sir John Hawkins," says Boswell in a note on...
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Orations and Speeches on Various Occasions, Volume 3

Edward Everett - Speeches, addresses, etc., American - 1859
...beautiful lines written by him in the inn at Henley, and repeated with emotion by Dr. Johnson: — " Whoe'er has travelled life's dull round, Where'er his stages may have been, May sigh to think that he has found Hia warmest welcome at an inn." I don't say this, gentlemen. It is, I suspect, a...
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FIRST IMPRESSIONS OF ENGLAND AND ITS PEOPLE

HUGH MILLER - 1851
...Which lacqueys else might hope to win ; It buys what courts have not in store, — It buys me freedom at an inn. "Whoe'er has travelled life's dull round,...Where'er his stages may have been, May sigh to think he still has found The warmest welcome at an inn." Ere, however, quitting the grounds to buy freedom...
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London as it is to-day

1851
...respectable hotels. CHAPTER XXVH. HOTEL AND TAVERN ACCOMMODATION. Whoe'er has rravell'd over Kfe's dull round, Where'er his stages may have been, May sigh to think he still has found The wannest welcome is an inn. — SHENSTONE. London, profuse in every thing, is...
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A Book for a Corner: Or, Selections in Prose and Verse from ..., Volume 1

English literature - 1852
...ore, Which lackeys else might hope to win ; It buys what courts have not in store, It buys me freedom at an Inn. Whoe'er has travelled life's dull round,...Where'er his stages may have been, „, May sigh to think he still has found The warmest welcome at an Inn. /nit SCittoa nf GEAT appears to us to be the best...
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