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" I have indeed disappointed no opinion more than my own ; yet I have endeavoured to perform: my task with no slight solicitude. "
The Plays of William Shakespeare in Ten Volumes: Prefaces. The tempest. The ... - Page 64
by William Shakespeare - 1778
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The Monthly Review, Or, Literary Journal, Volume 33

Ralph Griffiths, G. E. Griffiths - English imprints - 1765
...publick expectations, which, At laft 1 have not anlvvered. The expectation of ignorance is indefinite, I indefinite, and that of knowledge is often tyrannical....demand, or thofe who demand by defign what they think impoflible to be done. I have indeed difappointed no opinion more than my own ; yet I have endeavoured...
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Mr. Johnson's Preface to His Edition of Shakespear's Plays

Samuel Johnson - 1765 - 72 pages
...expectations, which at laft I have not anfwered. The expectation of ignorance is indefinite, and that t>F knowledge is often tyrannical. It is hard to fatisfy...demand, or thofe who demand by defign what they think impofiible to be done. I have indeed difappointed no opinion more than my own ; yet I have endeavoured...
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The plays of William Shakespeare, with the corrections and illustr. of ...

William Shakespeare - 1768
...little •, for raifing in the publick expectations, which at lad I have not anfwered. The expectation of ignorance is indefinite, and that of knowledge...demand, or thofe who demand by defign what they think impofiible to be done. I have indeed difappointed no opinion more than my own ; yet I have endeavoured...
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The Plays of William Shakespeare: Prefaces. Tempest. Two gentlemen of Verona ...

William Shakespeare, Samuel Johnson, George Steevens - Drama - 1773
...little j for raifing in the publick expectations, which at laft I have not anfwered. The expectation of ignorance is indefinite, and that of knowledge...than my own; yet I have endeavoured to perform my taflc with no flight folicitude. Not a fingle paffage in the whole work has appeared to me corrupt,...
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Miscellaneous and Fugitive Pieces, Volume 2

Samuel Johnson, Thomas Davies - 1774
...little ; for raifing in the Puplick Expectations, which at laft I have not anfwered. The Expectation of Ignorance is indefinite, and that of Knowledge...than my own ; yet I have endeavoured to perform my Talk with no flight Solicitude. Not a (ingle Paflage in the whole Work has appeared to me corrupt,...
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Miscellaneous and fugitive pieces, Volume 2

English literature - 1774
...little ; for raifing in the Puplick Expectations, which at laft I have not anfwered. The Expectation of Ignorance is indefinite, and that of Knowledge...what they think impoffible to be done. I have indeed difappointe4 no Opinion more than my own ; yet I have endeavoured to perform my Tafk with no ffight...
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Miscellaneous and fugitive pieces [chiefly of Johnson, ed. by T. Davies].

Samuel Johnson - 1774
...little ; for raifing in the Puplick Expectations, which at laft I have not anfwered. The Expectation of Ignorance is indefinite, and that of Knowledge...to fatisfy thofe who know not what to demand, 'or thbfe who demand by Defign what they think ' Indpdfllble to be done. I have indeed difappointed ho...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL. D.: The Adventurer. Philological tracts

Samuel Johnson, Sir John Hawkins - English literature - 1787
...little; for raifing in the publick, expectations which at laft I have not an1'wered. The expectation of ignorance is indefinite, and that of knowledge...perform my tafk with no flight folicitude. Not a fingle paflage in the whole work has appeared to me corrupt, which I have not attempted to reftore ; or obfcure,...
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Dramatic Writings of Will. Shakespeare

William Shakespeare, Samuel Johnson, John Bell, George Steevens - 1788
...little ; for raising in the publick expectations, which at last I have not answered. The expectation of ignorance is indefinite, and that of knowledge is often tyrannical. It is hard to satisfy those who know not what to demand, or those who demand by design what they think impossible...
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The Plays of William Shakspeare: In Fifteen Volumes. With the ..., Volume 1

William Shakespeare - 1793
...little,- for railing in the publick expectations, which at laft I have not anfwered. The expectation of ignorance is indefinite, and that of knowledge...demand, or thofe who demand by defign what they think impofllblc to be done. I have indeed difappointed no opinion more than my own; yet I have endeavoured...
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