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" At ninety they lose their teeth and hair, they have at that age no distinction of taste, but eat and drink whatever they can get, without relish or appetite. The diseases they were subject to still continue without increasing or diminishing. In talking... "
Miscellanies... - Page 84
by William Makepeace Thackeray - 1873 - 592 pages
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The English Humourists of the Eighteenth Century: A Series of Lectures ...

William Makepeace Thackeray - English literature - 1853 - 322 pages
...civil or criminal, not even for the decision of meers and bounds. " At ninety they lose their teeth and hair ; they have at that age no distinction of...the common appellation of things, and the names of persona, even of those who are their nearest friends and relatives. For the same reason, they can never...
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The English Humourists of the Eighteenth Century: A Series of Lectures ...

William Makepeace Thackeray - English literature - 1853 - 309 pages
...world, should not have their misery doubled by the load of a wife. "At ninety they lose their teeth and hair; they have at that age no distinction of...In talking, they forget the common appellation of itjjently tojny month? I am not ignorant how much I have been censured for mentioning this last particu"The...
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The English Humourists of the Eighteenth Century: A Series of Lectures ...

William Makepeace Thackeray - English literature - 1853 - 309 pages
...to my mouth. I am not ignorant how much I have been censured for mentioning this last particuthings, and the names of persons, even of those who are their...reason, they can never amuse themselves with reading, because their memory will not serve to carry them from the beginning of a sentence to the end; and...
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The English Humourists of the Eighteenth Century: A Series of Lectures

William Makepeace Thackeray - English literature - 1854 - 297 pages
...civil or criminal, not even for the decision of meers and bounds. " At ninety they lose their teeth and hair ; they have at that age no distinction of...friends and relatives. For the same reason, they can nfivet amuse themselves with reading, because their memory will not serv« not ignorant how much I...
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Gulliver's Travels Into Several Remote Nations of the World, in Four Parts

Jonathan Swift, John Mitford - 1856 - 419 pages
...their teeth and hair ; they have at that age no distinction of taste, but eat and drink whatever O ' they can get, without relish or appetite. The diseases...persons, even of those who are their nearest friends and relations. For the same reason, they never can amuse themselves with reading, because their memory...
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The Oxford Thackeray: With Illustrations, Issue 76, Volume 13

William Makepeace Thackeray - 1829
...civil or criminal, not even for the decision of meers and bounds. ' At ninety they lose their teeth and hair ; they have at that age no distinction of...reason, they can never amuse themselves with reading, because their memory will not serve to carry them from the beginning of a sentence to the end ; and...
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Gulliver's travels into several nations of the world. With a memoir of the ...

Jonathan Swift - 1864
...civil or criminal, not even for the decision of meers and bounds. " At ninety, they lose their teeth and hair ; they have at that age no distinction of...persons, even of those who are their nearest friends and relations. For the same reason, they never can amuse themselves with reading, because their memory...
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Gulliver's Travels Into Several Remote Regions of the World

Jonathan Swift, John Francis Waller - Castaways - 1865 - 352 pages
...civil or criminal, not even for the decision of meers and bounds. " At ninety, they lose their teeth and hair ; they have at that age no distinction of...persons, even of those who are their nearest friends and relations. For the same reason, they never can amuse themselves with reading, because their memory...
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The English Humorists of the Eighteenth Century: A Series of Lectures

William Makepeace Thackeray - 1867 - 309 pages
...world, should not have their misery doubled by the load of a wife. "At ninety they lose their teeth and hair; they have at that age no distinction of...In talking, they forget the common appellation of it gently to my mouth. I am not ignorant how much I have been censured for mentioning this last particuthings,...
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The works of William Makepeace Thackeray, Volume 19

William Makepeace Thackeray - 1869
...civil or criminal, not even for the decision of meers and bounds. " At ninety they lose their teeth and hair ; they have at that age no distinction of...reason, they can never amuse themselves with reading, because their memory will not serve to carry them from the beginning of a sentence to the end ; and...
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