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" Why, Sir, you find no man, at all intellectual, who is willing to leave London. No, Sir, when a man is tired of London, he is tired of life ; for there is in London all that life can afford. "
The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: Comprehending an Account of His Studies ... - Page 160
by James Boswell - 1791 - 516 pages
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The life of Samuel Johnson. [With] The principal corrections and ..., Volume 1

James Boswell - 1816
...to reside in London, the exquisite zest with which I relished it in occasional visits might go off, and I might grow tired of it. JOHNSON. " Why, Sir,...in London all that life can afford." To obviate his apprehension, that by settling in London I might desert the seat of my ancestors, I assured him that...
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The life of Samuel Johnson, Volume 2

James Boswell - 1817
...all intellectual, who is willing to leave London. No, Sir, when a man is tired of London, he is tirad of life; for there is in London all that life can afford." To obviate hie apprehension, that by settling in London I might de•ert the sent of my ancestors, I assured him...
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The life of Samuel Johnson, Volume 2

James Boswell - 1820
...might go off, and I might grow tired of it. Johnson. Why, Sir, you find no man at all intellectnal, who is willing to leave London. No, Sir, when a man...in London all that life can afford." To obviate his apprehension, that by settling in London I might deeert the seat of my ancestors, I assured him that...
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The life of Samuel Johnson. Copious notes by Malone, Volume 4

James Boswell - 1821
...to reside in London, the exquisite zest with which I relished it in occasional visits might go off, and I might grow tired of it. JOHNSON. " Why, sir,...in London all that life can afford." To obviate his apprehension, that by settling in London I might desert the seat of my ancestors, I assured him that...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson: Comprehending an Account of His Studies and ...

James Boswell - 1822
...to reside in London, the exquisite zest with which I relished it ia occasional visits might go off, and I might grow tired of it. JOHNSON. " Why, Sir,...in London all that life can afford." To obviate his apprehension, that by settling in London I might desert the seat of my ancestors, I assured him that...
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Annual Register, Volume 33

Edmund Burke - 1824
...exquisite zest with which I relished it in occasional visits might go off, and [4.33 I mightgrowtired of it." Johnson. " Why, sir, you find no man, at all...London all that life can afford." " To obviate his apprehension, that by settling in London I might desert the seat of my ancestors, I assured him that...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.

James Boswell - 1826
...to reside in London, the exquisite zest with which I relished it in occasional visits might go off, and I might grow tired of it. JOHNSON. " Why, sir,...in London all that life can afford." To obviate his apprehension, that by settling in London I might desert the seat of my ancestors, I assured him that...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: Comprehending an Account of His Studies ...

James Boswell - 1827 - 580 pages
...to reside in London, the exquisite zest with which I relished it in occasional visits might go off, * in you, to prevail upon you to write to Dean Swift,...extol the man's learning and probity ; and will not apprehension, that by settling in London I might desert the seat of my ancestors, I assured him that...
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The life of Samuel Johnson. With copious notes by Malone

James Boswell - 1827
...relished it in occasional visits might go off, and I might grow tired of it. JOHNSOX : " Why, bir, you find no man, at all intellectual, who is willing...in London all that life can afford." To obviate his apprehension, that by settling in London I might desert the scat of my ancestors, I assured him that...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: Including a Journal of a Tour ..., Volume 4

James Boswell - 1831
...to reside in London, the exquisite zest with which I relished it in occasional visits might go off, and I might grow tired of it. JOHNSON. " Why, sir,...in London all that life can afford." To obviate his apprehension, that by settling in London I might desert the seat of my ancestors, I 1 [" James de Duglas...
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