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 surely need not mention again that she wishes to see her mother . I am , Sir , "
Your most humble servant , 66 March 14 , 1772 . ... He mentioned the severity of
Hunter , his own master . “ Sir , ( said I , ) Hunter is a Scotch name : so it should ...
I mentioned the petition to Parliament for removing the subscription to the Thirty -
nine Articles . Johnson . “ It was soon thrown out . Sir , they talk of not making
boys at the University subscribe to what they do not understand ; but they ought
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 ...
1772. for Dryden , as has been reported ; for we know some Estar of the
passages said to be ridiculed , were written since 63. the Rehearsal ; at least a
passage mentioned in the Prefaces is of a later date . " I maintained that it had
merit as a ...
Sir Adam mentioned the orators , poets and artists of Greece . Johnson . “ Sir , , I
am talking of the mass of the people . We see even what the boasted Athenians
were . The little effect which Demosthenes's orations had upon them , shews that
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