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Let me particularly lament the Reverend Thomas Warton , and the Reverend Dr. Adams , Mr. Warton , amidst his variety of genius and learning , was an ...
... learning , talents and accomplishments ; much of which praise I have under their hands to be reposited in my archives at Auchinleck ' .
... following pages to the candour of the Publick . · Bacon's Advancement of Learning , Book I. BOSWELL . SAMUEL 40 Johnson's birth and baptism . ( A.D. 1709 .
... the Litchfield Librarian , is now here ; he propagates learning all over this diocese , and advanceth knowledge to its just height ; all the Clergy here ...
66 His wide reading ( A.D. 1728 the large folio proved to be Petrarch , whom he had seen mentioned in some preface , as one of the restorers of learning .
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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