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, المجلد 1
W. Andrews and L. Blake, 1807
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The Duke's servant , a lazy sulky dog , was so sluggish , that his Grace being wet
to the skin , reproved him , and had for answer with a grunt , I “ I came as fast as I
could ; as I could ; " upon which the Duke calmly said , “ CADOGAN , I would not ...
... an angry Answer to the Review of his Essay on Tea , Johnson in the same
Collection made a reply to it . acknowl . This is the only Instance , it is OF DR .
JOHNSON'S PROSE WORKS . 19.
Taxation no Tyranny ; an Answer to the Resolutions and Address of the American
Congress . acknowl . Argument on the Case of Dr. Memis ; dictated to me for the
Court of Sessions in Scotland . acknowl . Argument to prove that the corporation ...
He would ask a boy a question , and if he did not answer it , he would beat him ,
without considering whether he had an opportu? Anecdotes , p . 10 . nity of
knowing how to answer it . For instance 40 THE LIFE OF.
nity of knowing how to answer it . For instance , he would call up a boy and ask
him Latin for a candlestick , which the boy could not expect to be asked . Now ,
Sir , if a boy could answer every question , there would be no need of a master to
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