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Annals . 1 told him that you said you were well rewarded by the entertainment
which you bad io reading them , There has been a numerous flight of Hebrideans
in Edinburgh this summer , wbom I have been happy to entertain at my house .
Mr. Strahan had told me , that a countryman of his and mine , who had risen to
eminence in the law , had , when first making his way , solicited him to get him
employed in city causes . Johnsor . Sir , it is wrong to stir up law - suits ; but when
I perceived that she was somewhat in liquor . " This , if told hy most people ,
would have been thought an invention ; when told by Johnson , it was believed
by his friends as much as if they had seen what passed . We landed at Temple -
Dr. Adams told us , that in some of the Colleges at Oxford , the fellows had
excluded the students from social intercourse with them in the common room .
Johnson . They are in the right , Sir : there can be po real conversation , no fair
exertion of ...
A very stupid maid , who opened the door , told us , that , “ her master was gone
out ; he was gone to the country ; she could not tell when he would return . ” In
short , she gave us a miserable reception ; and Johnson observed , “ She would ...
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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