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Johnson and I supped this evening at the Crown and Anchor tavern , in company
with Sir Joshua Reynolds , Mr. Langton , Mr. Nairne , now one of the Scotch
Judges , with the title of Lord Dunsinan , and my very worthy friend , Sir William ...
No , Sir ; wine gives not light , gay , ideal , hilarity ; but tumultuous , poisy ,
clamorous merriment . I have heard none of those drunken , -nay , drunken is a
coarse word , -none of those vinous flights . ” Sir JOSHUA . " Because you have
sat by ...
He may perhaps not feel again the inclination , Sir Joshua mentioned Mr.
Cumberland's Odes , which were just published . Johnson . “ Why , Sir , they
would have been thought as good as Odes commonly are , if Cumberland had
not put his ...
My worthy booksellers and friends , Messieurs Dilly in the Poultry , at whose
hospitable and well covered table I have seen a greater number of literary men ,
than at any other , except that of Sir Joshua Reynolds , had invited me to meet Mr.
... at once a proof of his upaffected modesty , his carelessness as to his own
writings , and of the great respect which he entertained for the taste and judgment
of the excellent and eminent person to whom they are addressed : TO SIR
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