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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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The Life and Times of Oliver Goldsmith, Volume 1

John Forster - 1877
...morning," Boswell represents Johnson to have said, " a mes" sage from poor Goldsmith that he was in gteat distress, and, " as it was not in his power to come to me, bogging that I would " come to him as soon as possible. I sent him a guinea, and " promised to come...
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Samuel Johnson, His Words and His Ways, what He Said, what He Did, and what ...

1879 - 319 pages
...better he did not talk."—Boswell. GOLDSMITH AND THE "YICAR OP WAKEFIELD."—Johnson: "I received one morning a message from poor Goldsmith that he...begging that I would come to him as soon as possible. I setit him a guinea, and promised to come to him directly. I accordingly went as soon as I was dressed,...
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Shaw's New History of English Literature

Thomas Budd Shaw - American literature - 1879 - 404 pages
...Johnson gives the following account of his first knowing of The Vicar of Wakefield:— " I received one morning a message from poor Goldsmith that he was in great distress, and, as it was not In Ms power to come to me, hegging that I would come to him as soon as possible. I sent him a guinea,...
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Shaw's New History of English Literature

Thomas Budd Shaw - American literature - 1880 - 404 pages
...Johnson gives the following account of his first knowing of The Vicar of Wakefteld :— "I received one morning a message from poor Goldsmith that he...directly. I accordingly went as soon as I was dressed, and foond that his landlady had arrested him for his rent, at which he was in a violent passion. I perceived...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, Volume 1

James Boswell - Authors, English - 1880
...novel was sold.1 I shall give it authentically from Johnson's own exact narration :— " I received one morning a message from poor Goldsmith that he...that I would come to him as soon as possible. I sent liiin a guinea, and promised to come to him directly. I accordingly went as soon as I was dressed,...
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Worthies of the world, a series of historical and critical sketches, ed. by ...

Henry William Dulcken - 1880
...Boswell, who took down the account from Johnson's own words, which are as follows : — " I received !{ ( H t-:Ģ+ .' ˵ VH ZUY b e ~P" : 3 "! C@ ' X 0 * з %Y* Ҩ ( ?蕳 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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The Cambridge Examiner

Education, Higher - 1882
...with examples, the chief rules for the formation of adverbs. 8. Translate into French : I received one morning a message from poor Goldsmith, that he...as it was not in his power to come to me, begging I would come to him as soon as possible. I sent him a guinea, and promised to come to him directly....
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The vicar of Wakefield, with a memoir of Goldsmith by prof. Masson

Oliver Goldsmith - 1883
...account is indubitably Dr. Johnson's. " I "received one morning," Johnson long afterwards told Boswell, "a message from " poor Goldsmith that he was in great...would come to him as soon as possible. I sent him л " guinea, and promised to come to him directly. I accordingly went as soon as I " was dressed, and...
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Familiar Talks on English Literature: A Manual Embracing the Great Epochs of ...

Abby Sage Richardson - English literature - 1884 - 454 pages
...remembered in literature. Dr. Johnson gives this account of how the Vicar came to be published: " I received one morning a message from poor Goldsmith, that he...to come to him directly; I accordingly went as soon us I was dressed, and found that his landlady had arrested him for his rent, at which he was in a violent...
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Shaw's New History of English Literature: Together with a History of English ...

Thomas Budd Shaw, Truman Jay Backus - American literature - 1884 - 502 pages
...Johnson gives the following account of his first knowledge of The Vicar tj Watejitid :— "I received one morning a message from poor Goldsmith that he...would come to him as soon as possible. I sent him a gninea, and promised to come to him directly. I accordingly went as soon as I was dressed, and found...
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