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
Henry Baldwin, 1791 - 516 pàgines
Resultats 1 - 5 de 100.
DEAR SIR , « I was much impresed by your letter , and , if I can form upon your
case any resolution satisfactory to myself , will very gladly impart it : but whether I
am quite equal to it , I do not know . It is a case compounded of law and justice ...
These , dear Sir , are my thoughts , immethodical and deliberative ; but , perhaps
, you may find in them some glimmering of evidence . “ I cannot , however , but
again recommend to you a conference with Lord Hailes , whom you know to be ...
I am , dear Sir , “ Your most faithful servant , “ February 9 , 1776 . SAM .
JOHNSON , “ I hope I shall get some ground now with Mrs . Boswell ; make my
compliments to her , and to the little people . “ Don ' t burn papers ; they may be
safe enough ...
I am , dear Sir , “ Most affectionately yours , « Feb , 24 , 1776 . SAM . JOHNSON .
” AMES WE Having communicated to Lord Hailes what Dr . Johnson wrote
concerning the question which perplexed me so much , his Lordship wrote to me
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 .
Què en diuen els usuaris - Escriviu una ressenya
Classificacions dels usuaris
LibraryThing ReviewRevisió d'Usuari - keithhamblen - LibraryThing
12/22/20 I own the complete set (vol 1-54) and keep them at home on the top west shelf of my office; this includes The Great Conversation (which is volume 1) and The Great Ideas (volumes 2-3, the ... Llegeix la ressenya completa
LibraryThing ReviewRevisió d'Usuari - donbuch1 - LibraryThing
This classic series represents the Western canon not without academic controversy. The latest volumes of the Great Books include some women writers, but they are still definitely underrepresented ... Llegeix la ressenya completa