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" I listened through curiosity to the discourse of these little creatures ; but as they, in their national vivacity, spoke three or four together, I could make but little of their conversation. I found, however, by some broken expressions that I heard now... "
The Essays, Humourous, Moral and Literary: Of the Late Benjamin Franklin - Page 17
by Benjamin Franklin - 1811 - 182 pages
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Essays and Letters, Volumes 1-2

Benjamin Franklin - 1821
...their national vivacity, spoke three or four together, I could make but little of their con. versation. I found, however, by some broken expressions that...disputing warmly on the merit of two foreign musicians, one a cousin, the other a muscheto ; in which dispute they spent their time, seemingly as regardless...
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The Works of Dr. Benjamin Franklin ...

Benjamin Franklin - 1825 - 303 pages
...to the discourse of these little creatures ; but as they, in their national vivacity, spoke three or four together, I could make but little of their conversation....disputing warmly on the merit of two foreign musicians, one a cousin, the other a muscketo ; in which dispute they spent their time, seeming as regardless...
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The Mental Guide: Being a Compend of the First Principles of Metaphysics ...

Psychology - 1828 - 384 pages
...to the discourse of these little creatures ; but as they, in their national vivacity, spoke three or four together, I could make but little of their conversation....disputing warmly on the merit of two foreign musicians, one a cousin, the other a muscheto ; in which dispute they spent their time, seemingly as regardless...
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The Works of Dr. Benjamin Franklin: Consisting of Essays, Humourous, Moral ...

Benjamin Franklin - Statesmen - 1831 - 290 pages
...t) _ discourse oi' these little creatures; but R<I the), in their national vivacity, spoke three or four together, I could make but little of their conversation....I found, however, by some broken expressions that 1 heard now and then, they were disputing warmly on the merit of two foreign musicians, one v covsin,...
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The Works of Dr. Benjamin Franklin, Consisting of Essays, Humorous, Moral ...

Benjamin Franklin - Statesmen - 1831 - 290 pages
...three or four together, I could make hut little of their coaversation. I found, however, hy some hroken expressions that I heard now and then, they were disputing warmly on the merit of too foreigu musicians, one a cousin, the other a muscheto : in which dispute they spent their lime,...
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The Day

1832
...to the discourse of these little creatures ; but as they, in their natural vivacity, spoke three or four together, I could make but little of their conversation....heard now and then, they were disputing warmly on tbe merit of two foreign musicians, one a cousin and the other a naacheto ,• In which dispute they...
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The Works of Dr. Benjamin Franklin

Benjamin Franklin - Economics - 1835 - 312 pages
...national vivaeity, spoke threc or fonr together, I conld make hnt little of their conversation. I fonnd, however, by some broken expressions that I heard now and then, they were dispnting warmly on the merit of two foreign mnsieians, one a consin ^ the other a mnscheto; in which...
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The Works of Benjamin Franklin: Containing Several Political and ..., Volume 2

Benjamin Franklin, Jared Sparks - Statesmen - 1836
...to the discourse of these little creatures; but as they, in their national vivacity, spoke three or four together, I could make but little of their conversation....disputing warmly on the merit of two foreign musicians, one a cousin, the other a moscheto ; in which dispute they spent their time, seemingly as regardless...
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The Works of Dr. Benjamin Franklin: Consisting of Essays, Humorous, Moral ...

Benjamin Franklin - Autobiographical memory - 1837 - 328 pages
...national vivacity spoke three or four together, I could make • but little of their conversation. 1 found, however, by some broken expressions that I...disputing warmly on the merit of two foreign musicians, one a cousin, the other a Mnxi-liilii : in which dispute they spent their time, seeming as regardless...
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The Life and Miscellaneous Writings of Benjamin Franklin

Benjamin Franklin - Statesmen - 1839 - 86 pages
...their national vivaeity, spoke three or four together, I eould make but little of their eonversation. I found, however, by some broken expressions that...were disputing warmly on the merit of two foreign musieians, one a eousin, the other a museheto; in whieh dispute they spent their time, seeming as regardless...
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