50개의 결과 중 1 - 5개
He associated with persons the • This Mr. Ellis was , I believe , the last of that
profession called Scriveners , which is one of the London companies , but of
which the business is no longer carried on separately , but is transacted by
attornies and ...
... for if there were no such check , people would be apt , from the temptation of
great interest , to lend to desperate persons , by whom they would lose their
money . Accordingly there are instances of ladies being ruined , by having
... so as sometimes to incommode many of his friends , by carrying her with him to
their houses , where , from her manner of eating , in consequence of her
blindness , she could not but offend the delicacy of persons of nice sensations .
This very piece was , after his death , published by some person who had been
about him , and , for the sake of a little hasty profit , was fallaciciously advertised ,
so as to make it be believed to have been written by Johnson himself . I said , I ...
... on an engagement for one of the theatres there : but the ship was cast away ,
and every person on board perished . ... about sixty passengers , among whom
was the Earl of Drogheda , with many other persons of consequence and
다른 사람들의 의견 - 서평 쓰기
LibraryThing Review사용자 리뷰 - keithhamblen - LibraryThing
12/22/20 I own the complete set (vol 1-54) and keep them at home on the top west shelf of my office; this includes The Great Conversation (which is volume 1) and The Great Ideas (volumes 2-3, the ... 전체 리뷰 읽기
LibraryThing Review사용자 리뷰 - donbuch1 - LibraryThing
This classic series represents the Western canon not without academic controversy. The latest volumes of the Great Books include some women writers, but they are still definitely underrepresented ... 전체 리뷰 읽기