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" There is no place of general resort, wherein I do not often make my appearance; sometimes I am seen thrusting my head into a round of politicians at Will's, and listening with great attention to the narratives that are made in those little circular audiences. "
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Scribal Publication in Seventeenth-century England

Harold Love - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1993 - 400 pages
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Telling Time: Clocks, Diaries, and English Diurnal Form, 1660-1785

Stuart Sherman - Antiques & Collectibles - 1996 - 352 pages
...precise mimicry. In Spectator i Addison remarks that "Sometimes I smoak a Pipe at Child's [coffeehouse]; and whilst I seem attentive to nothing but the Post-Man,...over-hear the Conversation of every Table in the Room" (1.4). Boswell devises a matching ritual, going to Child's every Saturday, eavesdropping on a conversation,...
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Internet Culture

David Porter - Computers - 1997 - 279 pages
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Internet Culture

David Porter - Social Science - 1997 - 308 pages
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The Commerce of Everyday Life: Selections from "The Tatler" and "The Spectator"

Erin Skye Mackie - History - 1998 - 648 pages
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The Culture and Commerce of Texts: Scribal Publication in Seventeenth ...

Harold Love - Antiques & Collectibles - 1998 - 400 pages
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Distant Suffering: Morality, Media and Politics

Luc Boltanski - Philosophy - 1999 - 272 pages
...XVIII' siecle. Paris: Seuil, l992. 29. There is no place of general Resort, wherein I do not often make my Appearance; sometimes I am seen thrusting...the Conversation of every table in the Room ... I have been taken for a Merchant upon the Exchange for above these ten years, and sometimes pass for...
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Literature Criticism from 1400 to 1800, Volume 55

Lawrence J. Trudeau - Biography & Autobiography - 2000 - 476 pages
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London: The Biography

Peter Ackroyd - London (England) - 2000 - 884 pages
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Sir Roger De Coverly Essays From The Spectator

Joseph Addison, Richard Steele - Literary Collections - 2004 - 112 pages
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