Results 1-5 of 100
In writing dedications for others , he considered himself as by no means speaking his own sentiments . Notwithstanding his long silence , I never omitted to write to him , when I had any thing worthy of communicating . VOL . II .
EPISTLES , Dec. iii . cap . 6 . “ Of the different de . grees of heavenly glory . ” This most learned and ingenious writer , however , was not the first who suggested this image ; for it is found also in an old book entitled A Work ...
“ But I wonder , sir , you have not more pleasure in writing than in not writing . ” JohnSON . “ Sir , you may wonder . ” He talked of making verses , and observed , " The great difficulty is , to know when you have made good ones .
I wish you were in my new study ; I am now writing the first letter in it . I think it looks very pretty about me . Dyere is constant at THE CLUB ; Hawkins is remiss ; I am not over diligent . Dr. Nugent , Dr. Goldsmith , and Mr.
I hope you make what enquiries you can , and write down what is told you . The little things which distinguish domestick characters are soon forgotten : if you delay to enquire , you will have no information ; if you neglect to write ...
What people are saying - Write a review
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
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - pjskimin - LibraryThing
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