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 give them the names of the Drake and the Ralegh was laying a trap for satire .
” Boswell . “ Had not you some desire to go upon this expedition , Sir ? ” Johnson
. “ Why yes , but I soon laid it aside . Sir , there is very little of intellectual , in the ...
We must give them a clergyman , and he shall be one of Beattie's choosing . He
shall be educated at Marischal College . I'll be your Lord Chancellor , or what you
please . ” Boswell . “ Are you serious , Sir , in advising me to buy St. KilCG 66 ...
It is amazing how a mimick can not only give you the gestures and voice of a
person whom he represents ; but even what a person would say on any particular
subject . ” Johnson . " Why , Sir , you are to consider that the manner and some ...
I would not give half a guinea to live under one form of Government rather than
another . It is of no moment to the happiness of an individual . Sir , the danger of
the abuse of power is nothing to a private man . What Frenchman is prevented ...
... give any countenance to licentiousness , though in the character of an
Advocate he made a just and subtle distinction between occasional and habitual
transgression . 1772. regimentals of the Scots Royal , who talked with DR .
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