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" I shall say but little at present of their Learning, which for many Ages hath flourished in all its Branches among them : But their manner of Writing is very peculiar, being neither from the Left to the Right, like the Europeans ; nor from the Right to... "
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The Works of Jonathan Swift: Gulliver's travels. Directions to servants

Jonathan Swift, Walter Scott - 1814 - 490 lehte
...imagination. I shall say but little at present of their learning, which for many ages has flourished in all its branches among them : but their manner...like the Arabians ; nor from up to down, like the Chinese : but aslant from one corner of the paper to the other, like ladies in England. They bury their...
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Gulliver's travels. Directions to servants

Jonathan Swift - 1814 - 512 lehte
...imagination. I shall say but little at present of their learning, which for many ages has flourished in all its branches among them : but their manner...like the Arabians ; nor from up to down, like the Chinese : but aslant from one corner of the paper to the other, like ladies in England. They bury their...
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Gulliver's Travels Into Several Remote Nations of the World

Jonathan Swift - 1834 - 354 lehte
...imagination. I shall say bu. little at present of their learning, which, for many ages, has flourished in all its branches among them ; but their manner...the left, like the Arabians ; nor from up to down, liko the Chinese ; but aslant from one corner of the paper to the other, like ladies in England. They...
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History of England from the Peace of Utrecht to the Peace of Versailles ...

Earl Philip Henry Stanhope Stanhope - 1838 - 520 lehte
...as certain the charge he wishes to convey. To give only one instance : — " In Lilliput " the style of writing is very peculiar, being neither " from...like the Arabians ; nor " from up to down, like the Chinese ; but aslant *' from one corner of the paper to the other, like " ladies in England ! " At...
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History of England from the Peace of Utrecht to the Peace of Aix-la-Chaoelle ...

Philip Henry Stanhope (5th earl.) - 1837 - 522 lehte
...as certain the charge he wishes to convey. To give only one instance : — " In Lilliput " the style of writing is very peculiar, being neither " from...like the Arabians ; nor " from up to down, like the Chinese ; but aslant " from one corner of the paper to the other, like " ladies in England ! " At the...
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History of England from the Peace of Utrecht to the Peace of ..., 2. köide

Earl Philip Henry Stanhope Stanhope - 1839 - 532 lehte
...as certain the charge he wishes to convey. To give only one instance : — "In Lilliput " the style of writing is very peculiar, being neither " from...like the Arabians ; nor " from up to down, like the Chinese ; but aslant " from one corner of the paper to the other, like " ladies in England ! " At the...
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History of England from the Peace of Utrecht to the Peace of Paris, 1. köide

Earl Philip Henry Stanhope Stanhope - 1849 - 602 lehte
...Peterborough, April 28, 1726. j Letter of February 1, 1727. § Letter to Swift, November 8, 1726. style of writing is very peculiar, being neither from the...left, like the Arabians; nor from up to down, like the Chinese; but aslant from one corner of the paper to the other, like ladies in England!" At the time...
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The Works of Jonathan Swift: Containing Interesting and Valuable ..., 1. köide

Jonathan Swift - 1850 - 1012 lehte
...say but little at present of their learning, which for many ages has flourished in all its blanches among them ; but their manner of writing is very peculiar,...like the Arabians ; nor from up to down, like the Chinese ; but aslant, from one comer of the paper to the other, like ladies in England. They bury their...
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Outlines of the History of the English Language

George Lillie Craik - 1851 - 192 lehte
...imagination. I shall say but little at present of their learning, which for many ages has flourished in all its branches among them ; but their manner...like the Arabians ; nor from up to down, like the Chinese ; but aslant from one corner of the paper to the other, like ladies in England. 34. Conclusion...
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A Treatise on the Methods of Observation and Reasoning in Politics, 2. köide

Sir George Cornewall Lewis - 1852 - 500 lehte
...opdov. — Diod. ii. 57. Swift, on the other hand, thus describes the mode of writing at Lilliput : ' Their manner of writing is very peculiar, being neither...left, like the Arabians, nor from up to down, like the Chinese, but aslant, from one corner of the paper to the other, like ladies in England.' (77) Plutarch...
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