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" It having been observed that there was little hospitality in London : — JOHNSON. ' Nay, sir, any man who has a name, or who has the power of pleasing, will be very generally invited in London. The man Sterne, I have been told, has had engagements for... "
The life of Samuel Johnson. [With] The principal corrections and additions ... - Page 228
by James Boswell - 1807
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: Comprehending an Account of His Studies ...

James Boswell - 1791 - 516 pages
...harm, when you have the fhield of truth." • It having been obferved that there was little hofpitality in London; JoHNSON. •" Nay, Sir, any man who has a name, or who has the power of pleafing, will be very generally invited in London. The man, Sterne, I have been told, has had engagements...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: Comprehending an Account of His Studies ...

James Boswell - 1791 - 516 pages
...fhield of truth." It having been obferved that there was little hofpitality in London; JoHNSON. 1" Nay, Sir, any man who has a name, or who has the power of pleafing, will be very generally invited in London. The man, Sterne, I have been told, has had engagements...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: Comprehending an Account of His Studies ...

James Boswell - 1791 - 516 pages
...hofpitality in London; JoHNSON. " Nay, Sir, any man who has a name, or who has the power of pleafing, •will be very generally invited in London. The man, Sterne, I have been told, Jhas had engagements for three months." GOLDSMITH. " And a very dull fellow." JoHNSON. " Why no, Sir,"...
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The life of Samuel Johnson, LL. D.: comprehending an account of ..., Volume 2

James Boswell - Literary Criticism - 1807
...reach of his claws." GOLDSMITH. " His claws can do you no harm, when you have the shield of truth." It having been observed that there was little hospitality...And a very dull fellow." JOHNSON, "Why, no, Sir." 1773. Martinelli told us, that for several years he lived )E^ much with Charles Townshend, and that...
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The life of Samuel Johnson

James Boswell - Hebrides (Scotland) - 1817
...reach of his claws." " GOLDSMITH. " His claws can do you no harm, when you have tin- shield of truth." It having been observed that there was little hospitality in London ; JOHNSON. "Nay, Sir, any man who lias a nnme, or who has the power of pleasing, will be very generally invited in London. The mиn,...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.

James Boswell - 1820
...reach of his claws." GOLDSMITH. "His claws can do you no harm, when you have the shield of truth." It having been observed that there was little hospitality...engagements for three months." GOLDSMITH. " And a very dull fellpw." JOHNSON. " Why, no, Sir." Martinelli told us, that for several years he lived much with Charles...
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Johnsoniana: from Boswell's life of the great lexicographer and moralist ...

James Boswell - 1820
...was a point of duty that called him away, and added, " We shall be sorry to lose you: laudo tamen." It having been observed that there was little hospitality...has a name or who has the power of pleasing, will be generally invited in London. The man Sterne, I have been told, has had engagements for three months."...
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Johnsoniana..

James Boswell, John Sharpe - Authors, English - 1820 - 178 pages
...hospitality in London : JOHNSON. " Nay, sir, any man who has a name or who has the power of pleasing, will be generally invited in London. The man Sterne, I have...And a very dull fellow." JOHNSON. " Why, no, sir." He said, " London is nothing to some people; but to a man whose pleasure is intellectual, London is...
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The life of Samuel Johnson, Volume 1

James Boswell - 1820
...reach of Ins claws." " GOLDSMITH. " His claws can do you DO harm, when you have the shield of truth." It having been observed that there was little hospitality...JOHNSON. " Nay, Sir, any man who has a name, or who hat the power of pleading, will be very generally invited in London. The man, Sterne, I have been told,...
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Johnsoniana: from Boswell's life of the great lexicographer and ..., Volumes 1-2

James Boswell, John Sharpe - Authors, English - 1820 - 355 pages
...shall be sorry to lose you : laudo tamen." It having been observed tbat there was little hospitalityin London : JOHNSON. " Nay, sir, any man who has a name or who has the power of pleasing, will be generally invited in London. The man Sterne, I have been told, has had engagements for three .months."...
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