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London as it is to-day - Page 406
1851 - 437 pages
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: Comprehending an Account of His ..., Volume 1

James Boswell - Authors, English - 1791 - 516 pages
...confidered to be the value of theproperty which was to be difpofed of, anfwered, " We are not here to fell a, parcel of boilers and vats, but the potentiality of growing rich, beyond the. dreams of avarice." On Friday, April 6, he carried me to dine at a club, which, at his defire, had been lately formed at...
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The life of Samuel Johnson. [With] The principal corrections and additions ...

James Boswell - 1807
...an excise-man ; and on being asked what really considered to be the value of the property which was to be disposed of, answered, ''• We are not here...potentiality of growing rich beyond the dreams of avarice." •.' On Friday, April 6, he carried me to dine at a club, which, at his desire, had been lately formed...
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The life of Samuel Johnson, LL. D.: comprehending an account of ..., Volume 3

James Boswell - Literary Criticism - 1807
...excise-man; and on being asked what he really considered to be the value of the property which was to be disposed of, answered, " We are not here to...potentiality of growing rich beyond the dreams of avarice." On Friday, April 6, he carried me to dine at a club, •which, at his desire, had been lately formed...
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The life of Samuel Johnson, Volume 2

James Boswell - 1820
...asked what he really considered to be the value of the property which was to be disposed of, anmered, We are not here to sell a parcel of boilers and vats, but the po> Untiality of growing rich beyond the dreams of avarice. Ou Friday, April 6, he carried me to dine...
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The life of Samuel Johnson. Copious notes by Malone

James Boswell - 1821
...exciseman ; and on being asked what he really considered to be the value of the property which was to he disposed of, answered, " We are not here to sell a...potentiality of growing rich beyond the dreams of avarice." On Friday, April 6, he carried me to dine at a club, which, at his desire, had been lately formed at...
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The life of Samuel Johnson: comprehending an account of his studies and ...

James Boswell - Authors, English - 1822
...exciseman ; and on being asked what he really considered to be the value of the property which was to be disposed of, answered, " We are not here to...potentiality of growing rich beyond the dreams of avarice." On Friday, April 6, he carried me to dine at a club, which, at his desire, had been lately formed at...
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Annual Register, Volume 33

Edmund Burke - History - 1824
...exciseman ; and on being asked what he really considered to be the value of the property which was to be disposed of, answered, " We are not here to...of growing rich beyond the dreams of avarice.''— Mr. Tbrale's death, however, was a very essential loss to Johnson, who, though he did not foresee all...
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The life of Samuel Johnson [ed. by F.P. Walesby].

James Boswell - 1826
...exciseman ; and on being asked what he really considered to be the value of the property which was to be disposed of, answered, " We are not here to...potentiality of growing rich beyond the dreams of avarice." On Friday, April 6th, he carried me to dine at a club which, at his desire, had been lately formed...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: Comprehending an Account of His Studies ...

James Boswell - Authors, English - 1827 - 580 pages
...what he really considered to be the value of the property which was to be disposed of, answerę!, " ination to Reason. We may take fancy for a companion, but must follow Heason as On Fridav, April (i, he carried me to dine ata club, which, at his desire, had been lately formed at...
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The life of Samuel Johnson ... including A journal of a tour to ..., Volume 4

James Boswell, John Wilson Croker - 1831
...an exciseman; and on being asked what he really considered to be the value of the property which was to be disposed of, answered, " We are not here to...potentiality of growing rich beyond the dreams of avarice." ['"TO MRS. THRALE. " London, 5lh April, 1781. p. 191. " DEAIIKST MADAM,—Of your injunctions to pray...
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