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... which I suppose it not necessary now to insert . I return them both . I have ,
within these few days , bad the honour of receiving Lord Hailes's first volume , for
which I returu my most respectful thanks . I wish you , my dearest friend , and your
And in the particular case of our family , I apprehend that we were under au
implied obligation , in honour and good faith , to transmit the estate by the same
tenure which we held it , which was as heirs male , excludiog nearer females .
I am glad that you are reconciled to your settlement , and thiok it a great honour to
bave shaken Lord Hailes's opinion of entails . Do not , however , hope wholly to
resson wway your troubles ; do not ferd them with attention , and they will die ...
To the booksellers , if we look for either honour or profit from our press , vot only
their common profit , but something more must be allowed ; and if books , printed
at Oxford , are expected to be rated at a high price , that price must be levied on ...
... true rational notion of honour . An infidel then shall not be treated handsomely
by a Christian , merely because he endeavours to rob with ingenuity . I do
declare , however , that I am exceedingly unwilliog to be provoked to unger , and
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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