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James Boswell. MONT 600048191R 1 MALIS NECE DE 45 23 John E. Sykes .
2695 d . 84 | OP SAMUEL JOHNSON , LL.D. COMPREBEJDING AN ACCOUNT
I mentioned Dr. Adam Smith's book on “ The Wealth of Nations , ” which was just
published , and that Sir John Pringle had observed to me , that Dr. Smith , who
had never been in trade , could not be expected to write well on that subject any ...
Biography led us to speak of Dr. John Campbell , who had written a considerable
part of the “ Biographia Brittannica . " Johnson , though ' he valued him highly ,
was of opinion that there wai'not so much in his great work , “ A Political Survey of
When I looked at a magnificent bridge , built by John , Duke of Marlborough , over
a sinall rivulet , and recollected the Epigram made upou it“ The lofty arch bis bigh
ambition shows , " The stream an emblem of his bounty flows ; " and saw that ...
Mr. Lloyd , however , was in a great mistake ; for when insisting that the rite of
baptism by water was to cease , when the spiritual administratiou of Christ began
, he maintained , that John the Baptist said , “ My baptism shall decrease , but his
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LibraryThing Review사용자 리뷰 - MrsLee - LibraryThing
Obviously, this rating is for myself alone. Two stars in my library means that I did not like the book, but that someone else might. In this case, I found Boswell to fawning for my enjoyment, and ... 전체 리뷰 읽기
LibraryThing Review사용자 리뷰 - JVioland - LibraryThing
Boswell is a good biographer, better than most modern ones. Samuel Johnson was quite a character, one who, even today, would be interesting to know. Whether discussing the rebellion in the North ... 전체 리뷰 읽기