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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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 in your own box , - - you will wish to see them hereafter . " To the
Please to make my compliments to Lord Hailes ; and mention very particularly to
Mrs . Boswell my hope that she is reconciled to , Sir , " Your faithful servant , -
March 12 , 1776 . SAM . Johnson . ” n HNSO Above thirty years ago , the heirs of
This is a difficult subject ; but it is best to hope that diligence may do a great deal .
We are sure of what it can do , in increasing our mechanical force and dexterity . I
again visited him on Monday . He took occasion to enlarge , as he often did ...
I hope my irreconcileable enemy , Mrs . Boswell , is well . Desiré her not to
transmit her malevolence to the young people . Let me have Alexander , and
Veronica , and Euphemia , for my friends . « Mrs . Williams , whom you may
reckon as one ...
... in my name , or your own , as you are inclined , or as you judge most proper .
Every body cannot be obliged , but I wish that nobody may be offended . Do the
best you can . . “ I congratulate you on the increase of your family , and hope that
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