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I wish that you could assist me in a fancy which I have taken , of getting Dr.
Johnson to draw a character of Robert Bruce , from the account that I give of that
prince , If he finds materials for it in my work , it will be a proof that I have been ...
... History ' every post . Concerning the character of Bruce , I can only say , that I
do not see any great reason for writing it ; but I shall not easily deny what Lord
Hailes and you concur in desiring : I have been remarkably healthy all the
They are in the right , Sir : there can be po real conversation , no fair exertion of
mind amongst them , if the young men are by ; for a man who has a character
does not choose to stake it in their presence . Boswell . But , Sir , may there not
Never believe extraordinary characters which you hear of people . Depend upon
it , Sir , they are exaggerated . You do not see one man shoot a great deal higher
than another . I mentioned Mr. Burke . Johnson . Yes , Burke is an extraordinary ...
... possibility of being restored to good character ; nor should the children , by an
illicit connection , attain the full right of lawful children , by the posterior consent of
the offending parties . His opinion upon this subject deserves consideration .
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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