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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He afterwards travelled on foot through Asia , and had made many remarks ; but
he died at Mandoa and his remarks were lost . ” We talked of gaming , and
animadverted on it with severity . Johnson . “ Nay , gentlemen , let us not
aggravate the ...
He travelled through Argyleshire by Inverary , and from thence by Lochlomond
and Dunbarton to Glasgow , then by Loudon to Auchinleck in Ayrshire , the seat
of my family , and then by Hamilton , back to Edinburgh , where he again spent ...
His remark upon the nakedness of the country , from its being denuded of trees ,
was made after having travelled two hundred miles along the Eastern coast ,
where certainly trees are not to be found near the road ; and he said it was 66 a
Much were it to be wished , that they who have travelled into more remote , and of
course more curious regions , had all possessed his good sense . Of the state of
learning , his observations on Glasgow University show he has formed a very ...
I have read ( says he , ) his book again and again , travelled with him from
Berwick to Glenelg , through countries with which I am well acquainted ; sailed
with him from Glenelg to Rasy , Sky , Rum , Col , Mull , and Icolmkill , but have not
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