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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Teach the young gentleman , in spite of his mamma , to think and speak well of ,
Sir , « Your affectionate humble servant , " Jan . 10 , 1776 . SAM . JOHNSON . " At
this time was in agitation a matter of great consequence to me and my family ...
I am , Sir , « Your affectionate servant , “ Feb . 3 , 1773 . SAM . Johnson . " · I had
followed his recommendation and consulted Lord Hailes , who upon this subject
had a firm opinion contrary to mine . His Lordship obligingly took the trouble to ...
Yet let me not be thought harsh or unkind to daughters ; for my notion is , that they
should be treated with great affection and tenderness , and always participate of
the prosperity of the family . Vol . II . 1776 . Ętat , 67 . is freed from the THE LIFE ...
... Your most affectionate humble servant , “ March 5 , 1776 . Sam . JOHNSON . ” •
A letter to him on the interesting subject of the family settlement , which I had read
. 1776 . Atat . 67 . To the fame . C 2 TO THE LIFE OF DR . JOHNSON .
Mrs . Thrale and I looked to each other while he talked , and our looks expressed
our congenial admiration and affection for him . I shall ever recollect this scene
with great pleasure . I exclaimed to her , “ I am now , intellectually , Hermippus ...
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