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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Consider , Sir , by buying St. Kilda , you may keep the people from falling into
worse hands . We must give them a clergyman ... Not having the book at hand , I
cannot specify the page , but I suppose you will easily find it . Dr. Johnson says ...
... hand , the painting of which was of no real use , as 1772. the cup would hold
the coffee equally well if DR . JOHNSON . 21 1 ...
It is extremely remarkable , that in proportion to our improvement in manners , this
regulation has been gradually softened , and applied by our sovereign Court with
a sparing hand . ' " I find myself under a necessity of observing , that this ...
My respected friend Lord Hailes , however , one of that honourable body , had
critical sagacity enough to discover a more than ordinary hand in the Petition . I
told him Dr. Johnson had favoured me with his pen . His Lordship , with
It is in English prose , and has so little of his manner , that I did not believe he had
any hand in it , till I was satisfied of the fact by the authority of Mr. Bell . 1773. time
of acute discernment and elegant taste . It DR . JOHNSON . much I am gratified ...
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