The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: Comprehending an Account of His Studies and Numerous Works, in Chronological Order : a Series of His Epistolary Correspondence and Conversations with Many Eminent Persons : and Various Original Pieces of His Composition, Never Before Published : the Whole Exhibiting a View of Literature and Literary Men in Great-Britain, for Near Half a Century, During which He Flourished : in Two Volumes, Volum 2
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... fit ut OMNIS Votiva pateat veluti defcripta tabella VITA SENIS . HORAT .
VOLUME THE SECON D . LONDON : PRINTED BY HENRY BALDWIN , FOR
CHARLES DI . LY , IN THE POULTRY . MDCCXCI . THE L I F E OF SA MU EL
6 DEAR SIR , si " VERY early in April we leave England , and in the beginning of
the next week I shall leave London for a short time ; of this I think it necessary to
inform you , that you may not be disappointed in any of your enterprises .
We pay no rent ; we inherit many of our instruments and materials ; lodging and
victuals are cheaper than at London ; and , therefore , workmanship ought , at
least , not to be dearer . Our expences are naturally less than those of
... the Booksellers of London , from vulgar reflections , as if their profits were
exorbitant , when , in truth , Dr . Johnson has here allowed them more than they
usually demand , - - - - 1776 . Having arrived in London Having 14 THE LIFE OF
Having arrived in London late on Friday , the 15th of March , I hastened next
morning to wait on Dr . Johnson , at his house ; but found he was removed from
Johnson ' s - court , No . 7 , to Bolt - court , No . 8 , still keeping to his favourite
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