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" ... or in lying about upon the fresh grass, with all the fine garden smells around me — or basking in the orangery, till I could almost fancy myself ripening too along with the oranges and the limes in that grateful warmth — or in watching the dace... "
Spirit of the English Magazines - Page 261
1822
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The London Magazine, Volume 5

1822
...movement, till, upon my fro in the fish pond, at the bottom of looking grave, it desisted — the best the garden, with here and there a great sulky pike...nectarines, oranges, and such like common baits of children. Here John slyly deposited back upon the plate a bunch of grapes, which, not unobserved by...
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Leisure Hours

1835 - 340 pages
...limes, in that grateful warmth — or in watching the dace, that darted to and fro in the fish-pond, at the bottom of the garden, with here and there a...in these busy-idle diversions than in all the sweet flavors of peaches, nectarines, oranges, and such like common baits of children. Here John slily deposited...
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The Republic of Letters: A Weekly Republication of Standard Literature, Volume 3

English literature - 1835
...limes in that grateful warmth — or in watching the dace that darted to and fro in the fish-pond, at the bottom of the garden, with here and there a...impertinent friskings, — I had more pleasure in these busy idle diversions than in all the sweet flavours of peaches, nectarines, oranges, and such like...
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The Republic of Letters: A Weekly Republication of Standard Literature, Volume 3

1835
...the limes in that grateful warmth —or in watching the dace that darted to and fro in the fish-pond, at the bottom of the garden, with here and there a...impertinent friskings,— I had more pleasure in these busy idle diversions than in all the sweet flavours of peaches, nectarines, oranges, and such like...
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Essays of Elia

Charles Lamb - 1835 - 412 pages
...— or in watching the dace that darted to and fro in the fish-pond, at the bottom of Th"e"garden, with here and there a great sulky pike hanging midway...silent state, as if it mocked at their impertinent frisk ings, — I had more pleasure in these busy-idle diversions than in all the sweet flavours of...
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The Prose Works of Charles Lamb ...: Elia. First series

Charles Lamb - English literature - 1836
...limes in that grateful warmth — or in watching the dace that darted to and fro in the fish-pond, at the bottom of the garden, with here and there a...nectarines, oranges, and such like common baits of children. Here John slyly deposited back upon the plate a bunch of grapes, which, not unobserved by...
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The Works of Charles Lamb: To which are Prefixed, His Letters, and ..., Volume 2

Charles Lamb, Sir Thomas Noon Talfourd - 1838 - 476 pages
...carved oaken panels, with the gilding almost rubbed out — sometimes in the spacious oldfashioned gardens, which I had almost to myself, unless when...impertinent friskings — I had more pleasure in these busy idle diversions than in all the sweet flavours of peaches, nectarines, oranges, and such like...
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Christian Examiner, Volume 5; Volume 23

Theology - 1838
...limes in that grateful warmth — or in watching the dace that darted to and fro in the fish-pond, at the bottom of the garden, with here and there a...these busy-idle diversions, than in all the sweet flavors of peaches, nectarines, oranges, and such like common baits of children. Here John slyly deposited...
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The essays of Elia

Charles Lamb - 1840
...limes in that grateful warmth — or in watching the dace that darted to and fro in the fish-pond, at the bottom of the garden, with here and there a...sweet flavours of peaches, nectarines, oranges, and such-like common baits of children. Here John slyly deposited back upon the plate a bunch of grapes,...
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The story-teller; or, Table-book of popular literature. Ed. by R. Bell

Story-teller - English fiction - 1843 - 410 pages
...limes, in that grateful warmth, — or in watching the dace, that darted to and fro in the fish-pond, at the bottom of the garden, with here and there a...nectarines, oranges, and such like common baits of children. Here John slily deposited back upon the plate a bunch of grapes, which, not unobserved by...
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