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Mrs. Thrale got into a convent of English puns , and I talked with her through the
grate , and I am very kindly used by the English Benedictine friars . But upon the
whole I cannot make much acquaintance here ; aoil though the churches ...
Mrs. Thrale and I looked to each other while he talked , and our looks expressed
our congenial admiration and affection for him . I shall ever recollect this scene
with great pleasure . 1 exclaimed to her , I am now , intellectually , Hermippus ...
But upon the continent , the great writers ou law have not all been in practice :
Grotius , indeed , was ; but Puffendorf was not ; Burlamaqui was not , When we
had talked of the great consequence which a man acquired by being employed
You should not talk of we and you , Sir ; there is now an Union , Johnson . ... We
got into a boat to cross over to Blackfriars ; and as we moved along the Thames , I
talked to him of a little volume , which , altogether unknown to him , was ...
We talked of religious orders . He said , It is as unreasonable for a man to go into
a Carthusian convent for fear of being immoral , as for a man to cut off his hands
for fear he should steal . There is , indeed , great resolution in the immediate act ...
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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
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