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" country apes the manners and amusements of the town, and little is heard of May-day at present, except from the lamentations of authors, who sigh after it from among the brick-walls of the city.' It is not unworthy of notice, that the late Dr "
Chambers's Pocket Miscellany - Page 3
1854
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Bracebridge Hall; Or, The Humorists, Volume 2

Washington Irving - American fiction - 1822 - 404 pages
...simplicity; but the time has gone by, the feeling has become chilled by habits of gain and traffic, the country apes the manners and amusements of the town,...lamentations of authors, who sigh after it from among the brick walls of the city : " For O, for O, the Hobby Horse is forgot," VILLAGE WORTHIES. Nay, I tell...
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The every-day book, or, The guide to the year

William Hone - 1825
...simplicity ; but the time has gone by, the feeling has become chilled by habits of gain and traffic ; the country apes the manners and amusements of the town,...lamentations of authors, who sigh after it from among the brick walls of the city." There will be opportunity in the course of this work to dilate somewhat concerning...
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The Every-day Book: Or Everlasting Calendar of Popular Amusements, Sports ...

William Hone - Almanacs, English - 1826
...simplicity ; but the time has gone by, the feeling has become chilled by habits of gain and traffic; the country apes the manners and amusements of the town, and little is heard of Мэу-day at present, except from the lamentations of authors, who sigh after it from among the brick...
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The Journal of Health, Volume 2

Hygiene - 1831
...simplicity; but the time has gone by; the feeling has become chilled by habits of gain and traffic; the country apes the manners and amusements of the town,...lamentations of authors, who sigh after it from among the brick walls of a city." In the which situation was, we opine, Geoffrey Crayon, Esq. himself, at the...
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The Journal of Health, Volume 2

Hygiene - 1831
...simplicity; but the time has gone by; the feeling has become chilled by habits of gain and traffic; the country apes the manners and amusements of the town,...lamentations of authors, who sigh after it from among the brick walls of a city." In the which situation was, we opine, Geoffrey Crayon, Esq. himself, at the...
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The every-day book and table-book; or, Everlasting calendar of ..., Volume 1

William Hone - 1837
...but the time has gone by, the feeling has become chilled by habits of gain and traffic ; the rountry apes the manners and amusements of the town, and little...lamentations of authors, who sigh after it from among the brick walls of the city." There will be opportunity in the course of this work to dilate somewhat concerning...
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Bracebridge Hall: Or, the Humorists

Washington Irving - American fiction - 1845 - 375 pages
...simplicity; but the time has gone by, the feeling has become chilled by habits of gain and traffic, the country apes the manners and amusements of the town,...lamentations of authors, who sigh after it from among the brick walls of the city: " For 0, for O, the Hobby Horse is forgot." VILLAGE WORTHIES. Kay, I tell...
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The Works of Washington Irving: Bracebridge hall

Washington Irving - American literature - 1851
...simplicity; but the time has gone by., the feeling has become chilled by habits of gain and traffic ; the country apes the manners and amusements of the town,...lamentations of authors, who sigh after it from among the brick walls of the city: " For 0, for O, the Hobby Horse is forgot." VILLAGE WORTHIES. Nay, I tell...
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The Works of Washington Irving: Bracebridge hall

Washington Irving - American literature - 1851
...has become chilled by habits of gain and traffic; the country apes the manners and amusements of time town, and little is heard of May¿day at present,...lamentations of authors, who sigh after it from among the brick walls of the city: “For 0, for 0, the Hobby Horse is forgot.” VILLAGE WORTHIES. Nay, I tell...
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Chambers's pocket miscellany, Volumes 23-24

Chambers W. and R., ltd - 1853
...traffic—the country apes the manners and amusements of the town, and little is heard of ^lay-day at present, except from the lamentations of authors,...city.' It is not unworthy of notice, that the late Dr Pan' was ' a patron of May-day sports. Opposite his parsonage house at Hatton, near Warwick, on the...
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