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... indeed , it was properly not as narratives , that Foote's stories pleased us , but
as collections of ludicrousimages . Johnson . Foote is quite impartial , for he tells
lies of every body . The importance of strict and scrupulous veracity cannot be too
I could perceire that he was disa pleased with this dialogue . He burst out , Why
should I be always writing ? I hope he was conscious that the debt was just , and
meant to discharge it , though he disliked being dunned . We then went to ...
Did he cheat at draughts ? Johnson . Sir , we never played for money . He then
carried me to visit Dr. Bentham , Canon of Christ - Church , and Divinity professor
, with whose learned and lively conversation we were much pleased ...
... and it pleased me to be with him , upon the classic ground of Shakspeare's
native place . He spoke slightingly of “ Dyer's Fleece . " - " The subject , Sir ,
cannot be made poetical . How can a man write poetically of serges and druggets
We walked about the town , and he was pleased to see it increasing . I talked of
legitimation by subsequent marriage , which obtained in the Roman law , and still
obtains in the law of Scotland . Johnson . I think it a bad thing ; because the ...
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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