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" Tis pleasing to be school'd in a strange tongue By female lips and eyes — that is, I mean, When both the teacher and the taught are young, As was the case at least where I have been ; They smile so when one's right, and when one's wrong They smile still... "
Bentley's Miscellany - Page 161
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Don Juan

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1819 - 244 pages
...Juan learn'd his alpha beta better From Haidec's glance than any graven letter. CLXIV. "Pis pleasing to be school'd in a strange tongue By female lips and eyes — that is, I mean, When both the teacher and the taught are young, As was the case, at least, where...
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The works of ... lord Byron, Volumes 9-10

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1821 - 460 pages
...oftener to the stars than to his book, Thus Juan learn'd his alpha beta better CLXIV. 'Tis pleasing to be school'd in a strange tongue By female lips and eyes — that is , I mean, When both the teacher and the taught are young, As was the case , at least ,...
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Lord Byron's Works, Volumes 1-2

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1821 - 486 pages
...Juan learn'd his al[,ha beta belter From Haidee's glance than any. graven letter. CLXIV. 'Tis pleasing to be school'd in a strange tongue By female lips and eyes — that is, I mean, When both the1 teacher and the taught are young, As was the case,' at least, where...
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Don Juan. Cantos i. to v. [by lord Byron].

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1823 - 258 pages
...Juan learnt his alpha beta better From Haidee's glance than any graven letter, CLXIV. Tis pleasing to be school'd in a strange tongue By female lips and eyes — that is, I mean, When both the teacher and the taught are young, As was the case, at least, where...
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Historical and Literary Tour of a Foreigner in England and Scotland, Volume 1

Amédée Pichot - 1825 - 454 pages
...friend, who placed under my safeguard the young lady whom you saw enter the coach with me. Tis pleasing to be school'd in a strange tongue By female lips and eyes. I could not help applying to myself these lines of Byron, but without concluding the stanza; for Miss...
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Historical and literary tour of a foriegner in England and Scotland [from ...

Joseph Jean M.C. Amédée Pichot - 1825 - 450 pages
...friend, who placed under my safeguard the young lady whom you saw enter the coach with me. "Pis pleasing to be school.d in a strange tongue By female lips and eyes. I could not help applying to myself these lines of Byron, but without concluding the stanza; for Miss...
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The Adventures of Naufragus [i. E., Horne]

Horne (of the India house.) - 1827 - 254 pages
...little difficulty. It was then I felt the exquisite truth of the following lines :— " "Pis pleasing to be school'd in a strange tongue By female lips and eyes — that is, I mean, When both the teacher and the taught are young, As was t IK: case at least where...
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The Adventures of Naufragus [i. E., Horne]

Horne (of the India house.) - 1827 - 266 pages
...little difficulty. It was then I felt the exquisite truth of the following lines : — " "Tis pleasing to be school'd in a strange tongue By female lips and eyes — that is, I mean, When both the teacher and the taught are young, As was the case at least where...
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Letters and Journals of Lord Byron: With Notices of His Life, Volume 1

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1830 - 482 pages
...be presented to his majesty. * We find an allusion to this incident in Don Juan : - "P i« pleasing to be school'd in a strange tongue By female lips and eyes — that is, I mean, When both the teacher and the tau * the taught are young, where I hara txien,"...
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Personal memoirs; or, Reminiscences of men and manners, Volume 2

Pryse Lockhart Gordon - 1830 - 470 pages
...was celebrated for the beauty and good-nature of its women ; and they were aware that " 'Tis pleasing to be school'd in a strange tongue By female lips and eyes ... at least when both The teacher and the- taught are young," although Byron had not yet written these...
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