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DEAR SIR , I have an old amanuensis in great distress , I have given what I think I
can give , and begyed till I cannot tell where to beg again . I put into his hands
this morning four guineas . If you could collect ihree guineas more , it would clear
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 .
I ran a race in the rain this day , and beat Baretti . Baretti is a fine fellow , and
speaks French , I think , quite as well as English . Make my compliments to Mrs.
Williams ; and give my love to Francis ; and tell my friends that I am not lost .
I cannot pretend to tell the public anything of a place better known to many of my
readers than to myself . We can talk of it when we meet . I shall go next week to
Streatham , from whence I purpose to send a parcel of the History ' every post .
DEAR MADAM , “ Some weeks ago I wrote to you , to tell you that I was just come
home from a ramble , and hoped that I should have beard from you . I am afraid
winter has laid hold on your fingers , and binders you from writing . However , let
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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