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" I believe, sir, you have a great many. Norway, too, has noble, wild prospects, and Lapland is remarkable for prodigious, noble, wild prospects. But, sir, let me tell you, the noblest prospect which a Scotchman ever sees is the high road that leads him... "
The life of Samuel Johnson. [With] The principal corrections and additions ... - Page 376
by James Boswell - 1822
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A journal of travels in England, Holland and Scotland: and of two ..., Volume 3

Benjamin Silliman - Great Britain - 1820
...forgive Dr. Johnson, for saying that their country has no trees, and that " the pleasantest prospect that a Scotchman ever sees, is the high road that leads him to London." At Mr. Ross' we met Mr. Murray, lecturer on chemistry, whom I found to be not less the polished...
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The British Prose Writers, Volume 16

British prose literature - 1821
...himself perfectly safe; for he observed, that Scotland had a great many noble wild prospects. JOHNSON. " I believe, sir, you have a great many : Norway, too, has noble wild prospects ; and Lapland is remarkable-for prodigious noble wild prospects : but, sir, let me tell yon, the noblest prospect which...
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Lives of Scottish poets ...

Society of Ancient Scots - Poets, Scottish - 1822
...grand scenery, that Scotland had a great many wild prospects. " Yes, sir," said Jolmson, " I believe you have a great many. Norway, too, has noble wild...sir, let me tell you, the noblest prospect which a Scotsman ever sees, is the higb road that leads him to London." " I admit," rejoined Ogilvie, " that...
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The flowers of wit, Volumes 1-2

Henry Kett - 1825
...country, assured Dr. Johnson that Scutland had a great many noble and wild prospects ro/mson,— • ' I believe, sir, you have a great many. Norway too has noble wild prospects. But, sir, let me ell you, the noblest prospect a Scotchman ever sees, is tie high road that leads hir«...
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The life of Samuel Johnson. With copious notes by Malone

James Boswell - 1827
...safe ; for he observed, that Scotland had a great many noble wild prospects. Joiiysos: "I lieliuve, Sir, you have a great many. Norway, too, has noble...pointed sally produced a roar of applause. After all, h'owcver, those who admire the rude grandeur of Nature, cannot deny it to Caledonia. On Saturday, July...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: Comprehending an Account of His Studies ...

James Boswell - Authors, English - 1827 - 580 pages
...JOHNSON : " I believe, Sir, you nave a great many. Norway, too, has noble wild prospects ; and I ,;iplaml his own weight, — would be buried under his own...want to know : Robertson detains v ou a great deal safly produced a roar of applause. After all, however, those who admire the rude grandeur of Nature,...
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The life of Samuel Johnson ... including A journal of a tour to ..., Volume 3

James Boswell, John Wilson Croker - 1831
...to attend to the noble prospect from the Castle-hill, he replied, " Sir, the noblest prospect that a Scotchman ever sees is the high road that leads him to London." This lively sarcasm was thrown out at a tavern in London, in my presence, many years before....
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: Including a Journal of a Tour ..., Volume 3

James Boswell - Authors, English - 1831
...to attend to the noble prospect from the Castle-hill, he replied, " Sir, the noblest prospect that a Scotchman ever sees is the high road that leads him to London." This lively sarcasm was thrown out at a tavern in London, in my presence, many years before....
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL. D.: Including a Journal of a Tour to the ...

James Boswell, John Wilson Croker - 1833
...desired to attend to the noble prospect from the Castlehill, he replied, " Sir, the noblest prospect that a Scotchman ever sees is the high road that leads him to London." This lively sarcasm was thrown out at a tavern in London, in my presence, many years before....
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