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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I have heard she is now gone mad . ” Boswell . “ 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 ...
They are all left 63 . with the full exercise of their corporeal faculties . In our
schools in England , many boys have been maimed ; yet I never heard of an
action against a schoolmaster on that account . Puffendorff , I think , maintains the
right of a ...
... able to excite ; and Dr. Beattie rates the testimony which I was desirous of
paying to his merit , much higher than I should have thought it reasonable to
expect . “ I have heard of your masquerade . What says your synod to such
Sir , he knows nothing ; he has made up his mind about nothing . " To my great
surprize he asked me to dine with him on Easter - day . I never supposed that he
had a dinner at his house ; for I had not then heard of any one of his friends
They have not been talked of ; I have never heard of them . This is owing to their
not being sold . People seldom read a book which is given to them ; and few are
given . The way to spread a work is to sell it at a low price . No man will send to ...
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