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I have now three parcels of Lord Hailes's history , which I purpose to return all the
next week : that his respect for my little observations should keep his work in
suspense , makes one of the evils of my journey . It is , in our language , I think , a
My opposition was very displeasing to my father , who was entitled to great
respect and deference ; and I had reason to apprehend disagreeable
consequences from my non - compliance with his wishes . After much perplexity
and uneasiness ...
Pray let me know if Mrs. Boswell is friends with me , and pay my respects to
Veronica , and Euphemia , and Alexander . I am , Sir , Your most humble servant ,
SAM . JOHNSON . February 15 , 1776 . MR . BOSWELL TO DR . JOHNSON ...
1 exclaimed to her , I am now , intellectually , Hermippus redivivus , I am quite
restored by him , by transfusion of mind . There are many ( she replied ) who
admire and respect Mr. Johnson ; but you and I love him . He seemed very happy
in the ...
I mentioned , with much regret , the extravagance of the representative of a great
family in Scotland , by which there was danger of its being ruined ; and as
Johnson respected it for its antiquity , he joined with me in thinking it would be
happy if ...
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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