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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Make my compliments to dear Mrs . Boswell ; and tell her , that I hope to be
wanting in nothing that I can contribute , . to bring you all out of your troubles . I
am , dear Sir , most affectionately , « Your humble servant , " London , Jan . 15 ,
... 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 all ? « You 1976 . " You must tell Mrs ...
1976 . " You must tell Mrs . Boswell that I suspected her to have written without
your knowledge , and therefore did not return any answer , left a clandestine
correspondence should have been perniciously discovered . I will write to her
67 . will tell me , with reason , that I have said nothing , till I declare how much ,
according to my opinion , of the ultimate price ought to be distributed through the
whole succession of sale . « The deduction , I am afraid , will appear very great ...
Foote is quite impartial , for he tells lies of every body . ” The importance of strict
and scrupulous veracity cannot be too often inculcated . Johnson was known to
be so rigidly attentive to it , that even in his common conversation the rightest ...
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