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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IF gratitude should be acknowledged for favours received , I have this opportunity
, my dear Sir , most sincerely to thank you for the many happy hours which I owe
to your kindness , -for the cordiality with which you have at all times been ...
... the quantity it contains of Johnson's conversation ; which is universally
acknowledged to have been eminently instructive and entertaining ; and of which
the specimens that I have given upon a former occasion , have been received
with so ...
2 ) The Bishop also informs me , that “ Dr. Johnson's father , before he was
received at Stourbridge , applied to have him admitted as a scholar and assistant
to the Rev. Samuel Lea , M. A. , head master of Newport school , in . Shropshire ;
( a ...
... though , in fact , he never received any assistance 52 THE LIFE OF.
... Conversations with Many Eminent Persons; and Various Original Pieces of His
Composition, Never Before Published: the Whole E James Boswell. though , in
fact , he never received any assistance what- 1728 . ever from that gentleman .
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