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Dr. Burney related to Dr. Johnson the partiality which his writings had excited in a
friend of Dr. Burney's , the late Mr. Bewley ? , well known in Norfolk by the name
of the Philosopher of Massingham ; who , from the Ramblers and plan of his ...
On the next night ( 15 ) I took diacodium , and had a most restless night . Of the
next day I remember nothing , but that I rose in the afternoon , and saw Mrs.
Lennox and Sheward 1 . “ Sunday 17. - I lay late , and had only palfrey to dinner .
I rose late , looked a little into books . 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 ...
DEAR SIR , —I heard yesterday of your late disorder , and should think ill of
myself if I had heard of it without alarm . I heard likewise of your recovery , which I
sincerely wish to be complete and permanent . Your country has been in danger
Now the Stuarts had friends who stuck by them so late as 1745 . When the right of
the king is not reverenced , there will not be reverence for those appointed by the
king ? . " His observation that the present royal family has no friends has been ...
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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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