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By a happy chance I was turned to the study of the literature of the eighteenth century . Every week we were required by the rules of the College to turn ...
... lively but impudent letters that passed between these two friends I had found one happy day in an old book - stall underneath the town hall of Keswick .
I have not known many happier hours than the one in which in the Library of the British Museum my patient investigation was rewarded and I perused ...
From this emotion I cannot feign that I am free . My book has been my companion in many a sad and many a happy hour .
Boswell elsewhere describes him as he who used to be looked upon as perhaps the most happy man in the world . Letters of Boswell , p . 344 . 1.
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The physical copy I possess is a beautiful restored edition given to me by my grandfather. The copy I actually experienced, to my shame, is the Naxos Audiobook. The merest fragments, but enjoyable. Read full review