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But he afterwards altered it to the present reading . - BOSWELL . ? [ Is there a pun
hidden under this allusion to the parable in Matthew xxv . 15 ? --- Ed . ] 3 [ Here ,
by an error of date , followed some observations on a curious passage in one of ...
Mr. Thomas Warton's very able " Inquiry ” appeared about three months
afterwards ; and Mr. Tyrwhitt's admirable ' - Vindication of his Appendix , ” in the
summer of the same year , left the believers in this daring imposture nothing but “
Saw Miss Reynolds and Miss Thrale , and Nicolaida ?; afterwards Dr. Hunter 2
came for his catalogue . I then dined on tea , & c .; then read over part of Dr.
Lawrence's book · De Temperamentis , ' which seems to have been written with a
I then read Leviticus . Scott 1 came in . A kind letter from [ Mrs. ] Gastrel . I read on
, then went to evening prayers , and afterwards drank tea , with buns ; then read
till I finished Leviticus 24 pages et sup . “ To write to [ Mrs. ] Gastrelo to - morrow .
... powerful and popular neighbour , who can give him more than * [ Dr. Thomas
Patten had been a Fellow of Corpus Christi College , A. M. 1736 , D. D. 1754. He
was afterwards Rector of Childry , Berks , where he died 28th February , 1790.
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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 ... Read full review