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Some part of this ignorance I hope to remove by my book , which now draws towards its end ; but which I cannot finish to my mind , without visiting the libraries of Oxford , which I therefore hope to see in a fortnight .
As we returned to Oxford in the evening , I out - walked Johnson , and he cried out Sufflamina , a Latin word , which came from his mouth with peculiar grace , and was as much as to say , Put on your drag chain .
that you will be so kind as to carry it to Mr. Warton , of Trinity , to whom I should have written immediately , but that I know not if he be yet come back to Oxford . “ In the Catalogue of MSS . of Gr . Brit . see vol . I. pag . 18 .
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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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