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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... to partake fully of its virtues . “ I am coming to London soon , and am to appear
in an appeal from the Court of Session in the House of Lords . A schoolmaster in
Scotland was , by a court of inferior jurisdiction , deprived of his office , for being ...
I gave him an account of the two parties in the church of Scotland , those for
supporting the rights of patrons , independent of the people , and those against it
. Johnson . " It should be settled one way or other . I cannot wish well to a popular
There is a prodigious difference between the external form of one of your
Presbyterian churches in Scotland , and a church in Italy ; yet the doctrine taught
is essentially the same . I mentioned the petition to Parliament for removing the ...
... and the gentlemen would remain ; but if the gentlemen will vie in expence with
the upstarts , which is very foolish , they must be ruined . ” I gave him an account
of the excellent mimickry of a friend of mine in Scotland ; observing , at the same
The same observation will apply to the gentlemen of Scotland . I do not mean that
we should speak as broad as a certain prosperous member of Parliament from
that country ; though it has been well observed , that " it has been of no small use
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