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... I will take care that you shall not be without them . You will perhaps be glad to
hear that Mrs. Thrale is disencumbered of her brewhouse ; and that it seemed to
the purchaser so far from an evil , that he was content to give for it an hundred ...
DEAR MADAM , -You may give the book to Mrs. Horneck , and I will give you
another for yourself . I am afraid there is no hope of Mrs. Thrale's custom for your
pictures ; but , if you please , I will mention it . She cannot make a pension out of ...
... in the wrong ; and I have not satisfied myself with my long silence . The letter
relating to Mr. Sinclair , however , was , I believe , never brought . My health has
been tottering this last year ; and I can give no very laudable account of my time .
To be sick , and to see nothing but sickness and death , is but a gloomy state : but
I hope better times , even in this world , will come , and whatever this world may
withhold or give , we shall be happy in a better state . Pray for me , my dear Lucy
The weather , which now begins to be warm , gives me great help . I have hardly
been at church this year ; certainly not since the 15th of January . My cough and
difficulty of breath would not permit it . This is the day on which , in 1752 , dear ...
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - keithhamblen - LibraryThing
12/22/20 I own the complete set (vol 1-54) and keep them at home on the top west shelf of my office; this includes The Great Conversation (which is volume 1) and The Great Ideas (volumes 2-3, the ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - pjskimin - LibraryThing
Picked up this entire set in excellent condition at a library sponsored used book sale for $60.00. hands down one of my best finds. Read full review