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Miss --- was an instance of early cultivation , but in what did it terminate ? In
marrying a little Presbyterian parson , who keeps an infant boarding - school , so
that all her employment now is , • To suckle fools and chronicle small - beer .
observing thal the estate of our family had not been limited to heirs male : and
that though an heir inale had in one instance been chosen in preference to
bearer females , that had been an arbitrary act , which had seemed to be best in
For instance : suppose a man should tell ihat Johnson , before setting out for Italy
; as he had to cross the Alps , sat down to make himself wings . This many people
would believe : but it would be a picture of nothing . ******* ( naming a worthy ...
We may instance the science of numbers , which all minds are equally capable of
attaining : yet we find a prodigious difference in the powers of different men , in
that respect , after they are grown up , because their ininds have been more or ...
Would it not , for instance , be right for him to take a course of chymistry ?
Johnson . Let bim take a course of chymistry , or a course of rope - dancing , or a
course of any thing to which he is inclined at the time . Let him contrive to have as
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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