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Journey to the Western Isles of Scotland - Page 1
by Samuel Johnson - 2006 - 220 pages
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Boswell's Life of Johnson: Including Boswell's Journal of a Tour ..., Volume 5

James Boswell, Samuel Johnson - Hebrides (Scotland) - 1786
...partiality to the companion of his Tour represents him as one ' whose acuteness would help my enquiry, and whose gaiety of conversation, and civility of...in countries less hospitable than we have passed'.' versant la Mediterranee sur de freles navires pour venir s'asseoir au foyer de la nationalite Corse,...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, Volume 9

Samuel Johnson - English literature - 1806
...undertake the journey, by finding in Mr Boswell a companion, whose acuteness would help my enquiry, and whose gaiety of conversation and civility of manners are sufficient to counteract the inconveniencies of travel, in countries less hospitable than we have passed. On the eighteenth ef August...
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Annual Register, Volume 37

History - 1807
...friendly partiality to the companion of this tour represents him as one ' whose aculenets would help any inquiry, and whose gaiety of conversation, and civility...in countries less hospitable than we have passed.' Frw of Mr. Boswell's friends can, I believe, add much to this honest • and candid confession. His...
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The British Tourists: Or, Traveller's Pocket Companion, Through ..., Volume 2

William Fordyce Mavor - Great Britain - 1809
...undertake the journey, by finding in Mr. Bos•wcll a companion, whose acuteness would help my enquiry, and whose gaiety of conversation and civility of manners...countries less hospitable than we have passed. On the 18th of August, we left Edinburgh, a. city too well known to admit description, and directed our course...
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The Journal of a Tour to the Hebrides, with Samuel Johnson, L. L. D.

James Boswell - Hebrides (Scotland) - 1810 - 414 pages
...encomium of Dr. Johnson, whose friendly partiality to the companion of his Tour represents him as one, " whose acuteness would help my inquiry, and whose gaiety...civility of manners, are sufficient to counteract the inconveniencies of travel, in countries less hospitable than we have passed." Dr. Johnson thought it...
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The General Biographical Dictionary: Containing an Historical and ..., Volume 6

Alexander Chalmers - Biography - 1812
...partiality to the companion of this tour represents him as one ' whose acuteness would help my enquiry, and whose gaiety of conversation, and civility of manners, are sufficient to counteract the inconveniencies of travel, in countries less hospitable than we have passed'." His character in all...
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Pantologia. A new (cabinet) cyclopædia, by J.M. Good, O. Gregory, and N ...

John Mason Good, Olinthus Gilbert Gregory - 1813
...whose friendly partiality to the companion of this tour represents him as one • whose jt HP ni • would help my inquiry, and whose gaiety of conversation,...travel, in countries less hospitable than we have pased." BOSWORTH, an ancient town of Leicestershire, with a market on Wednesdays. This place a famous...
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The journal of a tour to the Hebrides: with Samuel Johnson, L.L.D.

James Boswell - Hebrides (Scotland) - 1813 - 460 pages
...tiality to the companion of his Tour represents him as one, fe whose acuteness would help my enquiry, and whose gaiety of conversation, and civility of...in countries less hospitable than we have passed." Dr. Johnson thought it unnecessary to put himself to the additional expence of bringing with him Francis...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D: With Critical Observations on His Works

Robert Anderson - Authors, English - 1815 - 639 pages
...observed, " would help his enquiry, and whose gaiety of conversation and civility of manners, were sufficient to counteract the inconveniences of travel, in countries less hospitable than those they were to pass." He left London on the 6th of August ; and, passing through the cathedral...
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The Flowers of Modern Travels: Being Elegant, Entertaining and ..., Volume 2

John Adams - Voyages and travels - 1816
...journey, by finding in Mr. Boswell a companion, whose acuteness would help my enquiry, and whose gaity of conversation and civility of manners are sufficient...in countries less hospitable than we have passed. VOL. u. H On the 18th of August we left Edinburgh, a city toe well known to admit description, and...
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