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" Wherever we roved, we were pleased to see the reverence with which his subjects regarded him. He did not endeavour to dazzle them by any magnificence of dress : his only distinction was a feather in his bonnet ; but as soon as he appeared, they forsook... "
Observations on the Present State of the Highlands of Scotland: With a View ... - Page v
by Thomas Douglas Earl of Selkirk - 1805 - 223 pages
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A Journey to the Western Islands of Scotland

Samuel Johnson - Authors, English - 1775 - 400 pages
...elegy by Offian. Wherever we roved, - ,we were pleafed to fee the reverence with which his fubje&s regarded him. He did ,not endeavour to dazzle them by any magnificence of drefs : his only diftinction was 4i feather in his bonnet ; but as foon as he . appeared, they forfook...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL. D.: Political tracts. Political essays ...

Samuel Johnson, John Hawkins - English literature - 1787 - 550 pages
...an degy by OJJian. Wherever we roved, we were pleafed to fee the reverence with which his fubjeclis regarded him. He did not endeavour to dazzle them by any magnificence of drefs : his only diftinction was a feather in his bonnet ; but as foon as he appeared, they forfook...
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Political tracts. Political essays. Miscellaneous essays. A journey to the ...

Samuel Johnson, John Hawkins - 1787 - 546 pages
...an elegy by Offian. Wherever we roved, we were pleafed to fee the reverence with which his fubjects regarded him. He did not endeavour to dazzle them by any magnificence of drefs : his only diftinction was a feather in his bonnet ; but as foon as he appeared, they forfook...
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A Journey to the Western Islands of Scotland

Samuel Johnson - Authors, English - 1792 - 258 pages
...an elegy by Offian. Whereever we roved, we were pleafed to fee the reverence with which his fubjects regarded him. He did not endeavour to dazzle them by any magnificence of drefs : his only difiinclion was a feather in his bonnet ; but a: foon as he appeared, they forfook...
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A Journey to the Western Islands of Scotland

Samuel Johnson - Authors, English - 1800 - 302 pages
...Pennant, in a fit of simple credulity, seems to think almost worthy of an elegy by Ossian. Whereever Sve roved, we were pleased to see the reverence with which...he appeared, they forsook their work and clustered about him : he took them by the hand, and they seemed mutually delighted. He has the proper disposition...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.

Samuel Johnson - Biography - 1801 - 432 pages
...an elegy by OJJlan. Wherever we roved, we were pleafed to fee the reverence with which his fubjects regarded him. He did not endeavour to dazzle them by any magnificence of drefs : his only diftin&ion was a feather in his bonnet ; but as foon as he appeared, they forfook...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.

Samuel Johnson - Biography - 1801 - 424 pages
...an elegy by OJJian. Wherever we roved, we were pleafed to fee the reverence with which his fubjects regarded him. He did not endeavour to dazzle them by any magnificence of drefs : his only diftinction was a feather in his bonnet ; but as foon as* he appeared, they forfook...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.

Samuel Johnson, Arthur Murphy - English literature - 1806 - 360 pages
...Pennant, in a fit of simple credulity, seems to think almost worthy of an elegy by Ossian. Whereever we roved, we were pleased to see the reverence with...he appeared, they forsook their work and clustered about him i he took them by the hand, and they seemed mutually delighted. He has the proper disposition...
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The British Tourist's, Or, Traveller's Pocket Companion, Through ..., Volume 2

William Fordyce Mavor - Great Britain - 1809 - 378 pages
...is said to comprise no more than twelvemiles of land, and yet maintains as many inhabitants as Rum. Wherever we roved, we were pleased to see the reverence with which Col's subjects regarded him. He did not endeavour to dazzle them by any magnificence of dress : his...
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Miscellaneous essays. Political tracts. A journey to the Western islands of ...

Samuel Johnson - 1810 - 428 pages
...which Mr. Pennant, tin a fit of simple credulity, seems to think almost worthy of an elegy by Ossian. Wherever we roved, we were pleased to see the reverence...he appeared, they forsook their work and clustered about him : he took them by the hand, and they seemed mutually delighted. He has the proper disposition...
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