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He thinks it wonderful that you are pleased to take so much pains in revising his .
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
He spoke Latin with wonderful fluency and elegance . When Pere Boscovich was
in England , Johnson dined in company with biin at Sir Joshua Reynolds's , and
at Dr. Douglas's , now Bishop of Salisbury . Upon both occasions that celebrated
... not value the finest head cut upon a carrot . Here he seemed to me to be
strangely deficient in taste ; for surely statuary is a noble art of imitation , and
preserves a wonderful expression of the varieties of the human frame ; and
although it ...
It was , truly , a wonderful collection , both of antiquities and uatural curiosities ,
and ingenious works of art . He had all the articles accurately arranged , with their
names upou labels , printed at his own little press ; dud on the staircase leading ...
The suddenness with which his accounts of some of them started out in
conversation , was not less pleasing than surprising . I remember he once
observed to me , “ It is wonderful , Sir , SR No. 7 , what is to be found in London .
The most tat .
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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