The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL. D.: Comprehending an Account of His Studies and Numerous Works, in Chronological Order; a Series of His Epistolatory Correspondence and Conversations with Many Eminent Persons; and Various Original Pieces of His Composition, Never Before Published: the Whole Exhibiting a View of Literature and Literary Men in Great-Britain, for Near Half a Century During which He Flourished, Том 2
W. Andrews and L. Blake, and Cushing and Appleton, Salem, 1807
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Johnson's - court , Fleet - street , February 27 , 1772. ” 66 TO DR . JOHNSON .
MY DEAR SIR , “ It is hard that I cannot prevail on you to write to me oftener . But I
am convinced that it is in vain to expect from you a private correspondence with ...
... and you had the controversy · [ This fiction is known to have been invented by
Daniel Defoe , and was added to the second edition of the English translation of
Drelin court's work , to make it sell . The first edition had it not . M. ] 1 between Mr.
Tom Coriat , ( said 63 . he , ) was a humourist about the Court of James the First .
He had a mixture of learning , of wit , and of buffoonery . He first travelled through
Europe , and published his travels . He afterwards travelled on foot through ...
On Tuesday , April 14 , the decree of the Court of Session in the Schoolmaster's
cause was reversed in the House of Lords , after a very eloquent speech by Lord
Mansfield , who shewed himself an adept in school discipline , but I thought was
The Court of Session had gradually relaxed the strictness of this principle , where
the interference proved had been inconsiderable . In a case which came before
that Court the preceding winter , I had laboured to persuade the Judge to return ...
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