As your father's liberality has indulged you with so long a ramble , I doubt not but you will think his sickness , or even his desire to see you , a sufficient reason for hastening your return . The longer we live , and the more we ...
Since you will not inform us where you are , or how you live , I know not whether you desire to know any thing of us . However , I will tell you that THE CLUB subsists ; but we have the loss of Burke's company since ; he has been ...
Mrs. Carter was applied to by Mrs. Williams's desire , and she , with the utmost activity and kindness , procured a long list of At length the work was published , in which is a fine - written but gloomy tale of Dr. Johnson .
Every man's opinions , at least his desires , are a little influenced by his favourite studies . My zeál for languages may seem , perhaps , rather over - heated , even to those by whom I desire to be well esteemed .
“ Make my compliments to young Mr. Drummond , whom I hope you will live to see such as you desire him . “ I have not lately seen Mr. Elphinston , but believe him to be prosperous . I shall be glad to hear the same of you , for I am ...
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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