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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... state of the question , which I shall do as briefly as I can . In the year 1504 , the
barony or manour of Auchinleck , ( pronounced Affleck , ) in Ayrshire , which
belonged to a family of the same name with the lands , having fallen to the Crown
If your former resolutions should be found only fanciful , you decide rightly in
judging that your father ' s fancies may claim the preference ; but whether they
are fanciful or rational , is the question . . . I really think Lord Hailes could help us .
This letter , which had considerable influence upon my mind , I sent to Dr .
Johnson , begging to hear from him again , upon this interesting question . AMES
SWELI To James Boswell , Esq . « DEAR SIR , " HAVING not any acquaintance
Don ' t burn papers ; they may be safe enough in your own box , - - you will wish
to see them hereafter . " To the fame . “ DEAR SIR , “ TO the letters which I have
written about your great question I have nothing to add . If your conscience is ...
I hope that as you think more , and take opportunities of talking with men
intelligent in questions of property , you will be able to free yourself from every
difficulty . « When I wrote last , I sent , I think , ten packets . Did you receive them
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