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I gave him an account of a conversation which had passed between me and
Captain Cook , the day before , at dinner at Sir John Pringle's ; and he was much
pleased with the conscientious accuracy of that celebrated circumnavigator , who
He was struck with the elegance of his behaviour , and accounted for it thus : “ Sir
, he had passed his time , while in England , only in the best company ; so that all
he had acquired of our manners was genteel . As a proof of this , Sir , Lord ...
Of late an act of Parliament has passed declaratory of their full right to one as well
as the other , in matter of libel ; and the bill having been brought in by a popular
gentleman , many of his party have in most extravagant terms declaimed on the ...
Would it not rather weaken the right of primogeniture , or any other old and
universally - acknowledged right , should the legislature pass an act in favour of it
. In my “ Letter to the People of Scotland , against diminishing the number of the ...
I have frequently thought that if he had made out what the French call une
catalogue raisonnee of all the people who had passed under his observation it
would have afforded a very rich fund of instruction and entertainment . The
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