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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67 . first volume , for which I return my most respectful thanks . “ I wish you , my
dearest friend , and your haughty lady , ( for I know she does not love me , ) and
the young ladies , and the young Laird , all happiness . Teach the young
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 ...
Be so kind as to return Lord Hailes my most respectful thanks for his first volume ;
his accuracy strikes me with wonder ; his narrative is far superiour to that of
Henault , as I have formerly mentioned . “ I am afraid that the trouble , which my ...
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
Next morning we visited Dr . Wetherell , Master of University College , with whom
Dr . Johnson conferred on the most advantageous mode of disposing of the
books printed at the Clarendon press , on which subject his letter has been
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