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It is , in our language , I think , a new mode of history which tells all that is wanted
, and , I suppose , all that is known , without laboured splendour of language , or
affected subtility of conjecture . The exactness of his dates raises my wonder .
If I beard better , I suppose I should learn faster . I am , Sir , Your humble servant ,
Sam . JOANSON . TO THE SAME . Paris , October 22 , 1775 . DEAR SIR , We are
still here , commonly very busy in looking about us . We have been to - day at ...
I now write , as I suppose your fellow - traveller , Mr. Thrale , will return to London
this week , to attend his duty in Parliament , and that you will not stay behind him .
I send another parcel of Lord Hailes's • Annals . I have undertaken to solicit you ...
In the front of Versailles are small basong of water on the terrace , and other
basons , I thiuk , below them . There are little courts . - The great gallery is
wainscotted with mirrors , not very large , but joined by frames . I suppose the
large plates ...
We came to Compeigne , a very large town , with a royal palace built round a
pentagonal court , The court is raised upon Faults , and has , I suppose , au entry
on one side by a gentle riseTalk of painting - The church is not very large , but
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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