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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JOHNSON . " TO JOSEPH BANKS , ESQ . “ Perpetua ambitá bis terrå præmia
lactis “ Hæc habet altrici Capra secunda Jovis . " . SIR , “ I RETURN thanks to you
and to Dr. Solander for the pleasure which I received in yesterday's conversation
She this day called her aunt Langton 63. to receive the sacrament with her ; and
made me talk yesterday on such ... Dr. Johnson received me with a hearty
welcome ; saying , “ I am glad you are come , and glad you are come upon such
He received him very cour . teously . Sir Alexander observed , that the
Chancellors in England are chosen from views much inferiour to the office , being
chosen from temporary political views . Johnson . “ Why , Sir , in such a
government as ...
А body that has received a very fine polish may be easily hurt . Before men arrive
at this artificial refinement , if one tells his neighbour - he lies , his neighbour tells
him - he lies ; if one gives his neighbour a blow , his neighbour gives him a ...
The extraordinary civilities ( the paternal attentions I should rather say , ) and the
many instructions I have had the honour to receive from him , will to me be a
perpetual source of pleasure in the recollection , ' Dum memor ipse mei , dum ...
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