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" I received one morning a message from poor Goldsmith that he was in great distress, and, as it was not in his power to come to me, begging that I would come to him as soon as possible. I sent him a guinea, and promised to come to him directly. I accordingly... "
London: Its Celebrated Characters and Remarkable Places - Page 243
by John Heneage Jesse - 1871
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Routledge's Every Boy's Annual

Children's literature - 1865
...that we must repeat the account in the Doctor's own words. " I received one morning," says Johnson, " a message from poor Goldsmith that he was in great...promised to come to him directly. I accordingly went as sota as I was dressed, and found that his landlady had arrested him for his rent, at which he was in...
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Shadows of the Old Booksellers

Charles Knight - Booksellers and bookselling - 1865 - 320 pages
...Johnson's own exact narration," the history of the sale of this novel to Francis Newbery — " I received one morning a message from poor Goldsmith that he...him a guinea, and promised to come to him directly. 1 accordingly went as soon as I was dressed, and found that his landlady had arrested him for his rent,...
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Dalziels' Illustrated Goldsmith: Comprising The Vicar of Wakefield, The ...

Oliver Goldsmith - English poetry - 1865 - 378 pages
...own -words, as reported by the indefatigable Boswell ; — " I received one morning," said Johnson, " a message from poor Goldsmith that he was in great...distress, and as it was not in his power to come to me, begged that I would come to him as soon as possible. I sent him a guinea, and promised to come to him...
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A Compendium of English Literature: Chronologically Arranged, from Sir John ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - English literature - 1865 - 776 pages
...stays Johnson, "a message from poor GnKNmlth tlutt he was tn great dUtress, and, as K wu not In hia power to come to me, begging that I would come to him as soon as possible. I wnt him a ctunca^and promised to come to him dlrecUy. I accordingly went tis soon as I WHS dressed,...
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Essays and Lectures: Historical and Literary

James Whiteside - Great Britain - 1868 - 478 pages
...struggling author's life, and of the state of literature at the time Dr. Johnson speaks ! " I received one morning a message from poor Goldsmith, ' ' that..."him directly. I accordingly went as soon as I was drest, " and found that his landlady had arrested him for his rent, " at which he was in a violent...
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Miscellaneous Prose Works, Volume 1

Edward Bulwer Lytton Baron Lytton - 1868
...world the name of its author, had been silently accomplished. "One day," says Johnson, "I received a message from poor, Goldsmith that he was in great...as it was not in his power to come to me, begging I would come to him directly." The scene is well known: the arrest by the landlady; the violent passion...
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The miscellaneous works of Oliver Goldsmith, with beiogr. intr. by prof. [D ...

Oliver Goldsmith - 1869
...account is indubitably Dr. Johnson's. " received one morning," Johnson long afterwards told Boswell, te in / 1 " was dressed, and found that his landlady had arrested him for his rent, at which he " was in a...
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The Works of Oliver Goldsmith

Oliver Goldsmith - 1869 - 366 pages
...morning," Boswell represents Johnson to have said, "a message from poor Goldsmith, that he ivas In sreat distress, and, as It was not in his power to -come...him .as soon as possible. I sent him a guinea, and jiromised to come to him directly. I accordingly -went as soon as I was dressed, 'and found that Jils...
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The Miscellaneous Works of Oliver Goldsmith

Oliver Goldsmith - English dramas - 1869 - 695 pages
...indubitably Dr. Johnson's. "I "received one morning," Johnson long afterwards told Boswcll, "a message fni " pper, we will keep ' "come to me, begging that I would come to him as soon as possible. I sent luc "guinea, and promised...
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The Vicar of Wakefield

Oliver Goldsmith - 1871 - 286 pages
...the purchase of the MS., gives a ludicrous peep into' the domestic habits of out author. "I received one morning a message from poor Goldsmith that he...come to him directly. I accordingly went as soon as I waa dressed, and found that his landlady had arrested him for his rent, at which he was in a violent...
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