Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books 1 - 10 of 180 on I did not think he ought to be shut up. His infirmities were not noxious to society.....  
" I did not think he ought to be shut up. His infirmities were not noxious to society. He insisted on people praying with him ; and I'd as lief pray with Kit Smart as any one else. Another charge was, that he did not love clean linen : and I have no passion... "
Dictionary of national biography - Page 387
edited by - 1897
Full view - About this book

The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: Comprehending an Account of His Studies ...

James Boswell - Literary Criticism - 1791 - 516 pages
...fociety. He infifted on people praying with him; and I'd as lief pray with Kit. Smart as any one elfe. Another charge was, that he did not love clean linen ; and I have no paffion for it." • *f Mankind have a great averfion to intellectual labour ; but even Juppofing knowledge...
Full view - About this book

A Complete Edition of the Poets of Great Britain..: Wilkie. Dodsley. Shaw ...

1795
...focicty. He infifted on people praying with him ; and I'd as lief pray • 4rcart as jay one elfe. ' Another charge was, that he did not love clean linen ; and I have ': ib» twlaochcly flat«, his family (for he had now two children), muft have been much cmba• ш...
Full view - About this book

The works of the British poets: with prefaces, biographical and ..., Volume 11

Robert Anderson - English poetry - 1795
...fociety. He infifted on people praying with him ; and I'd as lief pray \.4 EL Snort as any one elfc. Another charge was, that he did not love clean linen ; and I hire " :'.a eeiincholy (late, his family (for he had now two children), muft have been much cmbiUetfceircjrcumftance*,...
Full view - About this book

Boswell's Life of Johnson: Including Boswell's Journal of a Tour ..., Volume 1

James Boswell, Samuel Johnson - Hebrides (Scotland) - 1799
...society. He insisted on people praying with him1 ; and I'd as lief pray with Kit Smart as any one else. Another charge was, that he did not love clean linen ; and I have no passion for it.' — Johnson continued. ' Mankind have a great aversion to intellectual labour' ; but even supposing...
Full view - About this book

The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: Comprehending an Account of His Studies ...

James Boswell - Literary Criticism - 1799
...society. He insisted on people praying with him ; and I'd as lief pray with Kit Smart as any one else. Another charge was, that he did not love clean linen ; and I have no passion for it." — Johnson continued. " Mankind have a great aversion to intellectual labour; but even supposing knowledge...
Full view - About this book

Life of Johnson: Including Boswell's Journal of a Tour to the Hebrides and ...

James Boswell, Samuel Johnson - 1799
...society. He insisted on people praying with him'; and I'd as lief pray with Kit Smart as any one else. Another charge was, that he did not love clean linen; and I have no passion for it.'- — Johnson continued. ' Mankind have a great aversion to intellectual labour*; but even supposing...
Full view - About this book

The life of Samuel Johnson, LL. D.: comprehending an account of ..., Volume 1

James Boswell - Literary Criticism - 1807
...society. He insisted on people praying with him ; and I'd as lief pray with Kit Smart as any one else. Another charge was, that he did not love clean linen ; and I have no passion for it."— Johnson continued. " Mankind have a great aversion to intellectual labour ; but even supposing knowledge...
Full view - About this book

The life of Samuel Johnson

James Boswell - Hebrides (Scotland) - 1817
...society. He insisted on people praying with him ; and I'da* lief pray with Kit Smn.-t as any one else. Another charge was, that he did not love clean linen; and I have no passion for it." — Johnson continued. " Mankind have a great aversion to intellectual labour; but even supposing knowledge...
Full view - About this book

Johnsoniana: from Boswell's life of the great lexicographer and moralist

James Boswell, John Sharpe - Authors, English - 1820 - 178 pages
...society. He insisted on people praying with him ; and I'd as lief pray with Kit Smart as any one else. Another charge was, that he did not love clean linen ; and I have no passion for it." Talking of the melancholy end of a gentleman who had destroyed himself. JOHNSON. " It was owing to...
Full view - About this book

The life of Samuel Johnson. Copious notes by Malone

James Boswell - 1821
...society. He insisted on people praying with him; and I'd as lief pray with Kit Smart as any one else. Another charge was, that he did not love clean linen; and I have no passion for it."— Johnson continued. " Mankind have a great aversion to intellectual labour ; but even supposing knowledge...
Full view - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search
  4. Download PDF