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“ Please to make my respectful compliments to Lady Rothes , and keep me in the memory of all the little dear family , particularly Mrs. Jane . I am , sir , your affectionate humble servant , - SAM , JOHNSON . ” Johnson's charity to the ...
423.—ED. ] 3 ( Miss Reynolds , it seems , wished to dispose of her collection , and thought that Mrs. Thrale might purchase and pay for it by an annuity . - ED . ] 4 The lady to whom this letter was addressed , and for whom Dr. Johnson ...
... you see George fond of his book , and the pretty misses airy and lively , with my own little Jenny equal to the best : and in whatever can contribute to your quiet or pleasure , you have Lady Rothes ready to concur .
I am , dearest ladies , your most obliged and most humble servant , “ SAM , JOHNSON . ” “ DR . JOHNSON TO MISS REYNOLDS . • 8th April , 1782 . “ DEAREST MADAM , —Your work is full of very penetrating meditation , and very forcible ...
I have an appointment vol , ii . to Miss Monkton , and another with Lady Sheffield ? at Mrs. Way's 3 . “ Two days ago Mr. Cumberland had his third night 4 , which , after all expenses , put into his own pocket five pounds .
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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
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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