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" ... as the place deserveth, but not long ; nay, when he stayeth in one city or town, let him change his lodging from one end and part of the town to another, which is a great adamant of acquaintance ; let him sequester himself from the company of his... "
Twenty of Bacon's essays, ed. by F. Storr - Page 15
by Francis Bacon (visct. St. Albans.) - 1874
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Tratado teorico-practico de ortologia inglesa, precedido de un bosquejo ...

Sebastian Bauza - 1912 - 280 pages
...great adamant of acquaintance ; let him sequester himself from the company of his countrymen, and diet in such places where there is good company of the...upon his removes from one place to another, procure recomendation to some person of quality residing in the place whither he rení ove th, that he may...
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The Spell of Switzerland

Nathan Haskell Dole - 1913 - 624 pages
...of acquaintance." And he advised " sequestering himself from the company of his countrymen and diet in such places where there is good company of the nation where he travelleth." Acquaintance was the thing to cultivate, especially secretaries and attaches or, as Bacon called them,...
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The Six Panics and Other Essays

Francis Wrigley Hirst - 1913 - 322 pages
...the language of a foreign town, to " sequester himself from the company of his countrymen, and diet in such places where there is good company of the nation where he traveleth." He is to seek acquaintance with secretaries of ambassadors — there were no foreign correspondents...
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Phonetic Transcriptions of English Prose

Daniel Jones - 1914 - 112 pages
...great adamant of acquaintance ; let him sequester himself from the company of his countrymen, and diet in such places where there is good company of the...desireth to see or know ; thus he may abridge his travel 1 See note 2 on p. 3. 2 Many speakers make a compromise between dj and dj in words of this kind. iend...
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The English Familiar Essay: Representative Texts

William Frank Bryan, Ronald Salmon Crane - 1916 - 540 pages
...great adamant of acquaintance. Let him sequester himself from the company of his countrymen, and diet in such places where there is good company of the nation where he travelleth. I^et him, upon his removes from one place to another, procure re-commendation to some person of quality...
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The Warner Library, Volume 2

Charles Dudley Warner, John William Cunliffe, Ashley Horace Thorndike, Harry Morgan Ayres, Helen Rex Keller, Gerhard Richard Lomer - 1917 - 700 pages
...great adamant of acquaintance. Let him sequester himself from the company of his countrymen, and diet in such places where there is good company of the nation where he traveleth. Let him upon his removes from one place to another, procure recommendation to some person...
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The Great Tradition: A Book of Selections from English and American Prose ...

Edwin Greenlaw, James Holly Hanford - 1919 - 716 pages
...his countrymen, and diet in such places where there is good company of the nation where he traveleth. well, When favor in those things he desireth to see or know. Thus he may abridge his travel with much profit....
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The Great Tradition: A Book of Selections from English and American Prose ...

Edwin Greenlaw, James Holly Hanford - 1919 - 712 pages
...great adamant of acquaintance. Let him sequester himself from the company of his countrymen, and diet shouting and joy expressed by all is past imagination. July 10. T traveleth. Let him, upon his removes from one place to another, procure recommendation to some person...
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Nile to Aleppo: With the Light-horse in the Middle-East

Hector Dinning - 1920 - 322 pages
...advancement of acquaintance. Let him sequester himself from the company of his countrymen and diet in such places where there is good company of the Nation where he travelleth. . . ." So I put my traps in the only bedroom available — opening on to the huge eating-room. The...
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Types of the Essay

Benjamin Alexander Heydrick - 1921 - 420 pages
...great adamant of acquaintance. Let him sequester himself from the company of his countrymen, and diet in such places where there is good company of the...the place whither he removeth, that he may use his favor in those things he desireth to see or know. Thus he may abridge his travel with much profit....
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