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You , sir , have great opportunities , and I wish you both diligence and success . I
am , sir , & c . “ SAM . JOHNSON . ” The following curious anecdote I insert in Dr.
Burney's own words . “ Dr. Burney related to Dr. Johnson the partiality which his ...
I wish both you many years , and very happy . “ For some months past I have
been so withdrawn from the world , that I can send you nothing particular . All
your friends , however , are well , and will be glad of your return to London . I am ,
I hope God will bless you , and I desire you to form the same wish for me . I am ,
dear madam , your most humble servant , “ SAM . JOHNSON . ” “ TO EDMUND
MALONE , ESQ . 6 : 27th February , 1782 . “ SIR , - ) have for many weeks been
How much soever I valued him , I now wish that I had valued him more 2 . “ I have
myself been ill more than eight weeks of a disorder , from which , at the expense
of about fifty ounces of blood , I hope I am now recovering . • You , dear sir ...
... kind letter makes me think it necessary to tell you that they who are pleased to
wish me well , need not be any longer particularly solicitous about me . I
prevailed on my physician to bleed me very copiously , almost against his
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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