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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5 ( Mr. Langton married , May 24 , 1770 , Jane , the daughter of — Lloyd , Esq .
and widow of John Earl of Rothes , many years Commander in Chief of the For .
ces in Ireland , who died in 1767. M. ] 1772 . “ Poor Miss Langton can have little ...
JOHN . Ætat . son . “ Sir , to leave things out of a book , merely be . 63. cause
people tell you they will not be believed , is meanness . " Macaulay acted with
more magnanimity . ” We talked of the Roman Catholick religion , and how little ...
John , son . “ Why no , Sir ; Judge Hale was a great lawyer , and wrote upon law ;
and yet he knew a great many other things , and has written upon other things .
Selden too . " Sir A. “ Very true , Sir ; and Lord Bacon . But was not Lord Coke a ...
The Revelation , however , of St. John gives us many ideas , and particularly
mentions musick . ” JOHNSON . “ Why , Sir , ideas must be given you by means of
something which you know : and as to musick there are some philosophers and ...
I mentioned Elwal , the heretick , whose trial Sir John Pringle had given me to
read . Johnson . “ Sir , Mr. Elwal was , I think , an ironmonger at Wolverhampton ;
and he had a mind to make himself famous , by being the founder of a new sect ...
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