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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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Materials for translating from English into German

Adolph Heimann - English language - 1871 - 286 pages
...was7 in great distress8, and, as9 it was10 not in his power to come to me, begging11 that 1 would12 come to him as soon as possible. I sent him a guinea, and promised to come to him directly. 1 accordingly13 went as soon as I was dressed1*, and found that his landlady15 had arrested16 him for17...
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The Poetical Works of Oliver Goldsmith

Oliver Goldsmith - 1872 - 231 pages
...his connsel and aid amid the difficulties into which his heedlessness was continually plunging him. poor Goldsmith that he was in great distress, and,...not in his power to come to me, begging that I would go to him as soon as possible. I sent him a guinea, and promised to come to him directly. I accordingly...
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A Manual of English Literature: A Text Book for Schools and Colleges

John Seely Hart - English literature - 1872 - 636 pages
...themanuscript of The Vicar of Wakefield. The incident is thus told by Johnson himself: "I received on«- morning a message from poor Goldsmith that he was in great distress, and as it was not in his power tocóme to me, begged that I would come to him as soon a* possible. I sent him a guinea, and promised...
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A Manual of English Literature: A Text Book for Schools and Colleges

John Seely Hart - English literature - 1872 - 636 pages
...The Vicar of Wakefield. The incident is thus told by Johnson himself : "I received оно morning л message from poor Goldsmith that he was in great distress, and as it was not in his power tocóme tu nie, begged that I would come to him a* soon os possible. I pent him a guinea, und promised...
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The Life and Times of Oliver Goldsmith, Volume 1

John Forster - Authors, Irish - 1873 - 408 pages
...from Johnson's own exact narration. "I received one morning," Boswell represents Johnson to have said, "a mes"sage from poor Goldsmith that "he was in great...was not in his power to come to me, begging that I * Anecdotes, 119-20. Mrs. Thrale fixeg the date of the incident as not later thau 1765 or 6; but it...
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The life of Samuel Johnson ... together with A journal of a tour to the ...

James Boswell - 1874
...Dean of Cloyne, in 1747." • Anecdotes uf Johnson, p. 119. * Life of Johnson, p. 420. " I received one morning a message from poor Goldsmith that he...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 passion....
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Cassell's illustrated readings, Volume 2

Cassell, ltd - 1875
...Johnson's own exact narration : — " I received one morning a message from poor Goldsmith that ho was in great distress, and, as it was not in his power...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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Lord Lytton's Miscellaneous Works, Volume 9

1875
...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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Quarterly Essays

Edward Bulwer Lytton Baron Lytton - English essays - 1875 - 389 pages
...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 poems and plays of Oliver Goldsmith, with the addition of The vicar of ...

Oliver Goldsmith - 1877 - 482 pages
...We give Johnson's own account of how he became the literary sponsor of " Dr. Primrose." "I received one morning a message from poor Goldsmith that he...soon as possible. I sent him a guinea, and promised him to come directly. I accordingly went as soon as I was drest, and found that his landlady had arrested...
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