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OF SAMUEL JOHNSON , LL . D. INCLUDING A JOURNAL OF A TOUR TO THE
HEBRIDES . BY JAMES BOSWELL , ESQ . A NEW EDITION . WITH NUMEROUS
ADDITIONS AND NOTES , BY JOHN WILSON CROKER , LL.D. F.R.S. Quò fit ut ...
... à voluminous writer on agriculture and statistics . - ED . ) ? [ This passage is
transposed from the date , ( January , 1782 , ) under which it stands in the original
edition , to this , its more proper place . - ED . ] VOL . V. B summer amongst you
219.ED. ) 3 See an account of him in The Gentleman's Magazine , February ,
1785 . -BOSWELL . 4 In both editions of Sir John Hawkins's Life of Dr. Johnson ,
" " letter'd ignorance , is printed . - BOSWELL . When fainting Nature call'd for ...
C ' [ In former editions these words are arranged " at night , as at Mrs. Thrale's , I
was musing . " - E » . ] 2 Johnson has here expressed a sentiment similar to that
contained in one of Shenstone's stanzas , to which , in his life of that poet , he has
Of my · Lives of the Poets ' they have printed a new edition in octavo , I hear , of
three thousand . Did I give a set to Lord Hailes ? If I did not , I will do it out of these
. What did you make of all your copy ? Mrs. Thrale and the three misses are ...
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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