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" I made him a present of - the whole cake! I walked on a little, buoyed up as one is on such occasions with a sweet soothing of self-satisfaction; but before I had got to the end of the bridge my better feelings returned, and I burst into tears, thinking... "
English Prose: From Maundevile to Thackeray - Page 298
edited by - 1888 - 333 pages
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The London Magazine, Volume 6

1822
...self-denial, and the very coxcombry of charity, schoolboy-like, I made him a present of — the whole cake ! 1 walked on a little, buoyed up, as one is on such occasions,...soothing of selfsatisfaction ; but before I had got to tlie end of the bridge, my better feelings returned, and I burst into tears, thinking how ungrateful...
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Essays of Elia

Charles Lamb - 1835 - 412 pages
...and the very coxcombry of charity, school-boy-like, I made him a present of — the whole cake ! I walked on a little, buoyed up, as one is on such occasions,...never seen before, and who might be a bad man for aught I knew; and then I thought of the pleasure my aunt would be taking in thinking that I --1 myself,...
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The Republic of Letters: A Weekly Republication of Standard Literature, Volume 3

1835
...self-denial, and the very coxcombry of charity, schoolboy-like, I made him a present of — the whole cake! I walked on a little, buoyed up, as one is on such occasions,...never seen before, and who might be a bad man for aught I knew ; and then I thought of the pleasure my aunt would be taking that I — I myself, and...
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The Republic of Letters: A Weekly Republication of Standard Literature, Volume 3

English literature - 1835
...self-denial, and the very coxcombry of charity, schoolboy-like, I made him a present of — the whole cake ! I walked on a little, buoyed up, as one is on such occasions,...never seen before, and who might be a bad man for aught I knew ; and then I thought of the pleasure my aunt would be taking that I — I myself, and...
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The Prose Works of Charles Lamb ...: Elia. First series

Charles Lamb - English literature - 1836
...and the very coxcombry of charity, school-boy-like, I made him a present of — the whole cake ! I walked on a little, buoyed up, as one is on such occasions,...never seen before, and who might be a bad man for aught I knew ; and then I thought of the pleasure my aunt would be taking in thinking that I — I...
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The Works of Charles Lamb: To which are Prefixed, His Letters, and ..., Volume 2

Charles Lamb, Sir Thomas Noon Talfourd - 1838 - 476 pages
...self-denial, and the very coxcombry of charity, schoolboy -like, I made him a present of— the whole cake ! I walked on a little, buoyed up, as one is on such occasions,...never seen before, and who might be a bad man for aught I knew ; and then I thought of the pleasure my aunt would be taking in thinking that I — I...
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The essays of Elia

Charles Lamb - 1840
...self-denial, and the very coxcombry of charity, schoolboy-like, I made him a present of — the whole cake ! I walked on a little, buoyed up, as one is on such occasions,...never seen before, and who might be a bad man for aught I knew; and then I thought of the pleasure my aunt would be taking in thinking that I — I myself,...
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The Essays of Elia: First Series - Second Series

Charles Lamb - Essays - 1845
...him a present of — the whole cake ! I walked on a little, buoyed up. as one is on such PART i. 12 occasions, with a sweet soothing of self-satisfaction...never seen before, and who might be a bad man for aught I knew ; and then I thought of the pleasure my aunt would be taking in thinking that I — I...
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The Essays of Elia, Volume 1

Charles Lamb - Essays - 1851
...him a present of — the whole cake ! I walked on a little, buoyed up, as one is on such PART i. 12 occasions, with a sweet soothing of self-satisfaction...never seen before, and who might be a bad man for aught I knew ; and then I thought of the pleasure my aunt would be taking _ in thinking that I —...
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The Works of Charles Lamb

Charles Lamb - English literature - 1852 - 648 pages
...self-denial, and the very coxcombry of charity, schoolboy-like, I made him a present of — the whole cake ! I 's genius strongly points him to the Pastoral, but his inclinations divert him | pe eelf-satisfaction ; but before I had got to the end of the bridge, my better feelings returned, and...
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