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James Boswell John Wilson Croker. Painted by Sir Joshua Reynolds Engraved
by E. Finden . SAMUEL JOHNSON , L.L.D. London , Published by John Murray ,
1830 . OF SAMUEL JOHNSON , LL . D. INCLUDING A JOURNAL.
132 , _line 19 , on Bellamy , add note- [ An actress who published memoirs of her
life.-ED. ] 223 , note 2 , add -- Mr . Chalmers says that they were certainly chiefly
collected by Stevens , and published by him in the St. James's Chronicle .
... Mr. Thrale has made my attendance upon his home necessary ; but we have
sold the trade , which we did not know how to manage , and have sold it for an
hun : dred and thirty thousand pounds . My Lives are at last published , and you
... conversation which neither the learning nor the wit of a new companion can
supply . My Lives are now published ; and if you will tell me whither I shall send
them , that they may come to you , I will take care that you shall not be without
The following letters were written at this time by Johnson to Miss Reynolds , the
latter on receiving from her a copy of her “ Essay on Taste , " privately printed , but
never published . Reyn . MSS . [ “ DR . JOHNSON TO B 2 1781 .-- ÆTAT . 72 . 3.
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