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Lord Hailes's letter was very friendly , and very seasonable , but I thiok his
aversion from entails has something in it like superstition . Providence is not
counteracted by any means which Providence puts into our power . The
continuance and ...
February 24 , 1975 : Having communicated to Lord Hailes what Dr. Johnsop
wrote con , cerning the question which perplexed me so inuch , his Lordship
wrote to me : “ Your scruples have produced more fruit than I ever expected from
Please to inake my compliments to Lord Hailes ; and mention very particularly to
Mrs. Boswell my hope that she is reconciled to , Sir , Your faithful servant , SAM .
Johnson . March 12 , 1776 . Above thirty years ago , the heirs of Lord Chancellor
Lord Mountstuart's bill for a Scotch Militia , in supporting which his Lordship had
made an able speech in the House of Cominons , was now a pretty general topic
of conversation . Johnson . As Scotland contributes so little land - tax towards the
He had talked of publishing an edition of Walton's Lives , but had laid aside that
desigu , opon Dr. Johnson's telling him , from mistake , that Lord Hailes intended
to do it . * I had wished to negociate between Lord ' Hailes 464 THE LIFE OF ...
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LibraryThing Review사용자 리뷰 - denmoir - LibraryThing
Johnson is one of the great characters of modern life. Witty, quotable, irascible, fierce in opinion, an intellectual bully, full of self-doubts and fears. Boswell is one of the great biographers ... 전체 리뷰 읽기
LibraryThing Review사용자 리뷰 - librisissimo - LibraryThing
Outstanding as much for the insight into Boswell's life as for the history of Johnson and his contemporaries. Johnson may have been a genius, but Boswell was a nicer person. 전체 리뷰 읽기