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Sir , it is of so much more consequence that truth should be told , than that
individuals should not be made uneasy , that it is much better that the law does
not restrain writing freely concerning the characters of the dead . Damages will
be given ...
James Boswell. will , by imperceptible degrees , unavoidably experience such
cessations of acquaintance . My knowledge of physick , ( he added , ) I learnt
from Dr. James , whom I helped in writing the proposals for his Dictionary , and
also a ...
The booksellers , ( said he , ) gave Theophilus Cibber , who was collector and
digester of the materiais for the work : but as he was very raw in authourship , an
indifferent writer in prose , and his language full of Scotticisms , Cibber , who was
Talking of “ The Spectator , " he said , “ It is wonderful that there is such a
proportion of bad papers in the half of the work which was not written by Addison
; for there was all the world to write that half , yet not half of that half is good . One
of the ...
... art of printing , we should now have no learning at all : for books would have
perished faster than they could have been transcribed . ” This observation seems
not just , considering for how many ages books were preserved by writing alone .
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