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... in availing myself of the usual privilege of a dedication , when I mention that there has been a long and uninterrupted friendship between us .
... for the advantage of the work ; though it is but fair to him to mention , that upon many occasions I differed from him , and followed my own judgement .
Let me then mention with a warm , but no insolent exultation , that I have been regaled with spontaneous praise of my work by many and various persons ...
... which I have been able to discover , and am at liberty to mention ; but we ought to keep in mind , that there must undoubtedly have been many more which ...
He delighted in mentioning this early compliment ; adding , with a smile , that “ this was as high a proof of his merit as he could conceive .
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - keithhamblen - LibraryThing
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