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So it was not worth my while to go to see birds fly , which I should not have seen fly ; and fishes swim , which I should not have seen swim . ” The gentleman being gone , and Dr. Johnson having left the room for some time , a debate ...
However , as Johnson observed , we saw the Pantheon in time of mourning , when there was a dull uniformity ; whereas we had seen Ranelagh , when the view was enlivened with a gay profusion of colours . Mrs. Bosville , of Gunthwait ...
I have been in five of the six counties of North Wales ; and have seen St. Asaph and Bangor , the two seats of their Bishops ; have been upon Penmanmaur and Snowden , and passed over into Anglesea . But Wales is so little different from ...
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - keithhamblen - LibraryThing
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