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The life of Samuel Johnson. [With] The principal corrections and additions ... - Page 74
by James Boswell - 1807
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: Comprehending an Account of His Studies ...

James Boswell - Literary Criticism - 1791 - 516 pages
...one another." JOHNSON. " Yes, Sir ; but that is occafioned by the largenefs of it, which is the caufe of all the other advantages." BOSWELL. " Sometimes I have been in the humour of wifhing to retire to a defart." JoHNSON. " Sir, you have defart enough in Scotland." Although I had...
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The life of Samuel Johnson

James Boswell - 1817
...bгen it it. I will venture toeay, there is more learning and science within the circumference of ten miles from where we now sit, than in all the rest...it, which is the cause of all the other advantages." BosWEl.r,. " Sometimes I have been in the humour of wishing to retire to a desert." JOHNSON. "Sir,...
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Johnsoniana: from Boswell's life of the great lexicographer and moralist ...

James Boswell - 1820 - 355 pages
...been in it. I will venture to say, there is more learning and science within the circumference of ten miles from where we now sit, than in all the rest...it, which is the cause of all the other advantages." BOSWEUL, " Sometimes I have been in the humour of wishing to retire to a desert." JOHNSON. " Sir, you...
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The life of Samuel Johnson, Volume 1

James Boswell - 1820
...been it it. I will venture to say, there is more li*Rroing and science within the circumference of ten miles from where we now sit, than in all the rest...is occasioned by the largeness of it, which is the canse of all the other advantages." BOSWELL. " Sometimes I have been in the humour of wishing to retire...
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Johnsoniana: from Boswell's life of the great lexicographer and moralist

James Boswell, John Sharpe - Authors, English - 1820 - 178 pages
...been in it. 1 will venture to say, there is more learning and science within the circumference of ten miles from where we now sit, than in all the rest...is occasioned by the largeness of it, which is the canse of all the other advantages." BOSWELI. " Sometimes I have been in the humour of wishing to retire...
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Johnsoniana..

James Boswell, John Sharpe - Authors, English - 1820 - 178 pages
...been in it. I will venture to say, there is more learning and science within the circumference of ten miles from where we now sit, than in all the rest of the kingdom." BOSWELL. " The ouly disadvantage is the great distance at which people live from one another." JOHNSON. " Yes, sir,...
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The life of Samuel Johnson. Copious notes by Malone

James Boswell - 1821
...been in it. I will venture to say, there is more learning and science within the circumference of ten miles from where we now sit, than in all the rest...have been in the humour of wishing to retire to a desert." JOHNSON. " Sir, you have desert enough in Scotland." Although I had promised myself a great...
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The British Prose Writers, Volume 16

British prose literature - 1821
...been in it. I will venture to say, there is more learning and science within the circumference of ten miles from where we now sit, than in all the rest...have been in the humour of wishing to retire to a desert." JOHNSON. " Sir, you have desert enough in Scotland." Walking one evening in Greenwich Park,...
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The life of Samuel Johnson, LL. D.: comprehending an account of ..., Volume 2

James Boswell - Literary Criticism - 1821
...been in it. I will venture to say, there is more learning and science within the circumference of ten miles from where we now sit, than in all the rest...have been in the humour of wishing to retire to a desert." JOHNSON. "Sir, you have desert enough in Scotland." ' Although I had promised myself a great...
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The New Monthly Magazine, Volume 4

Technology & Engineering - 1822
...preferable to a seclusion in the roo-t romantic solitude. ' The happiness of London," says Johnson, " is not to be conceived but by those who have been...we now sit, than in all the rest of the kingdom." Formv own part, I must confess I rather agree with Pope's fair correspondent, than with the poet himself;...
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