| Samuel Cooper Thacher, David Phineas Adams, William Emerson - 1804
...money, fuch a refource feemed like a Peruvian mine. I furniflied myfelf by degrees with paper, &c. **and, what was of more importance, with books of geometry, and of the higher branches of algebra, which I** cautioufly concealed. Poetry even at this time was no amufement of mine. It was fubfervient to other... | |
| Juvenal - 1806 - 473 ページ
...committed a line to paper for two reasons ; first, because I had no paper ; and secondly — perhaps **I might be excused from going further ; but in truth...when I wanted money for my mathematical pursuits.** presumptuous attempts at versification. I was required to give up my papers, and when I refused, my... | |
| John Nichols - 1831
...of money, such a resource seemed like a Peruvian mine. I furnished myself by degrees with paper, &c. **and, what was of more importance, with books of geometry,...when I wanted money for my mathematical pursuits.** " Out the clouds were gathering fast. My master's anger was raised to a terrible pitch by my indifference... | |
| Juvenal, Persius - 1817
...want of money, such a resource seemed a Peruvian mine : I furnished myself by degrees with paper, &c. **and what was of more importance, with books of geometry,...other purposes ; and I only had recourse to it, when** 1 wanted money for my mathematical pursuits. But the clouds were gathering fast. My master's anger... | |
| 1827
...want of money, such a resource seemed a Peruvian mine: I furnished myself by degrees with paper, &c., **and what was of more importance, with books of geometry,...when I wanted money for my mathematical pursuits.** and all future repetitions prohibited in the strictest manner. I look back on that part of my life... | |
| William Hone - 1827 - 870 ページ
...such a resource seemed a Peruvian mine : I furnished myself by degrees with paper, &c.f and what wai **of more importance, with books of geometry, and of...when I wanted money for my mathematical pursuits. But** (he clouds were gathering fast. My master's anger was raised to a terrible pilch, by my indifference... | |
| William Hone - 1827 - 870 ページ
...want of money, such a resource seemed a Peruvian mine : I furnished myself by degrees with paper, &c., **and what was of more importance, with books of geometry,...mine : it was subservient to other purposes ; and** 1 only had recourse to it, when 1 wanted money for my mathematical pursuits. But the clouds were gathering... | |
| Edward Cave, John Nichols - 1827
...want of money, such a resource seemed a Peluvian mine: I furnished myself by degrees with paper, &c. **and, what was of more importance, with books of geometry...which I cautiously concealed. Poetry, even at this** lime, was no amusement of mine: it was subservient to other purposes; and J only had recourse to it,... | |
| William Hone - 1827
...want of money, such a resource seemed a Peruvian mine : I furnished myself by degrees with paper, &c., **and what was of more importance, with books of geometry, and of the higher branches of algebra, which** Ï cautiously concealed. Poetry, even at this time, was no amusement of mine : it was subservient to... | |
| George Lillie Craik - 1830
...want of money, such a resource seemed a Peruvian mine : I furnished myself by degrees with paper, &c., **and, what was of more importance, with books of geometry...I wanted money for my mathematical pursuits." But** even this resource was soon taken from him. His master, having heard of his verse-making, was so incensed... | |
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