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A young student of Oxford , of the name of Barclay , wrote answer to Kenrick's review of Johnson's Shakspeare . Johnson was at first angry that Kenrick's attack should have the credit of an answer . But afterwards , considering the ...
He bows , obeys ; for time shall first expire , Ere Johnson stay , when Virtue bids retire . " The Honourable Thomas Hervey and his lady , having unhappily disagreed , and being about to separate , Johnson interfered as their friend ...
and spleen , under the pretext of supporting another person : Sir , ( said he to Johnson , ) the gentleman has heard you patiently for an hour : pray allow us now to hear him . JOHNSON . ( sternly ) Sir , I was not interrupting ...
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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