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" Sir, they may talk of the King as they will ; but he is the finest gentleman I have ever seen. "
The public and private life of His late...Majesty, George the Third ... - Page 317
by Robert Huish - 1821 - 724 pages
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Irving's Works: Oliver Goldsmith

Washington Irving - 1864
...with the conversation of the King and with his gracious behavior. "Sir," said he to the librarian, "they may talk of the King as they will, but he is the finest gentleman I have ever seen." — "Sir," said he subsequently to Bennet Langton, "his manners are those of as fine a gentleman as...
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The life and times of viscount Palmerston, Volume 1

James Ewing Ritchie - Great Britain - 1866 - 839 pages
...was enraptured, and swore there never was such a monarch. " Sir," said he, to the librarian at Kew, " they may talk of the king as they will, but he is the finest gentleman I have ever seen." At one time, Louis XIV., Charles II., and George IV., were thought to be types of all that was exalted...
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Memoirs of the Life and Reign of King George the Third, Volume 2

John Heneage Jesse - Great Britain - 1867
...will be remembered, was Dr. Johnson's observation after his celebrated interview with the King—" his manners are those of as fine a gentleman as we...suppose Louis the Fourteenth or Charles the Second." f Another eminent person, who at this time was admitted to a private audience with the King, and who...
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Belgravia, Volume 5

London (England) - 1868
...right was delighted with the King's condescension and questions. He said afterwards to the librarian, " Sir, they may talk of the King as they will, but he is the finest gentleman I have ever seen !" and to Mr. Langton be exclaimed enthusiastically, " Sir, his manners are those of as fine a gentleman as...
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Oliver Goldsmith: A Biography

Washington Irving - 1868 - 242 pages
...he is the finest gentleman I have ever seen." — " Sir," said he subsequently to Bennet Langton, " his manners are those of as fine a gentleman as we...suppose Louis the Fourteenth or Charles the Second." While Johnson's face was still radiant with the reflex of royalty, he was holding forth one day to...
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Works of Washington Irving: Goldsmith

1870
...he is the finest gentleman I have ever seen." — " Sir," said he subsequently to Bennet Langton, " his manners are those of as fine a gentleman as we...suppose Louis the Fourteenth or Charles the Second." While Johnson's face was still radiant with the reflex of royalty, he was holding forth one day to...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL. D.

James Boswell, William Wallace - 1873 - 560 pages
...the drawing-room. After the King withdrew, Johnson showed himself highly pleased with his Majesty's &< ( Y J ݤ k1= L 5 Ƞ H K | b =;Eb j V_P u 3 6̓...S` - q - RA e }" j 9 i } ~ .] }f d- nc C d YG 0 scen.' And he afterwards observed to Mr. Langton, ' Sir, his manners are those of as fine a gentleman...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson

James Boswell - 1873 - 576 pages
...the drawing-room. After the King withdrew, Johnson showed himself highly pleased with his Majesty's conversation and gracious behaviour. He said to Mr....'Sir, they may talk of the King as they will; but he U the finest gentleman I have ever seen.' And he afterwards observed to Mr. Langton, ' Sir, his manners...
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Life and Conversations of Dr. Samuel Johnson: (founded Chiefly Upon Boswell).

Alexander Main - 1874 - 441 pages
...the drawing-room. After the King withdrew, Johnson showed himself highly pleased with his Majesty's conversation and gracious behaviour. He said to Mr....suppose Louis the Fourteenth or Charles the Second.' " Retailing the incidents of this memorable interview at Sir Joshua Reynolds's one evening, Johnson...
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LIFE AND CONSERVATIONS OF DR. SAMUEL JOHNSON (FOUNDED CHIEFLY UPON BOSWELL).

ALEXANDER MAIN - 1874
...the drawing-room. After the King withdrew, Johnson showed himself highly pleased with his Majesty's conversation and gracious behaviour. He said to Mr....suppose Louis the Fourteenth or Charles the Second.' " Retailing the incidents of this memorable interview at Sir Joshua Reynolds's one evening, Johnson...
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