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" Sir Joshua Reynolds, sir, is the most invulnerable man I know ; the man with whom, if you should quarrel, you would find the most difficulty how to abuse. "
The life of Samuel Johnson. [Followed by] The journal of a tour to the Hebrides - Page 68
by James Boswell - 1852
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Boswell's Life of Johnson: Tour to the Hebrides (1773) and Journey into ...

James Boswell - 1786 - 552 pages
...contradict the populace'.' This room is ornamented with a number of fine prints, and with a whole length picture of Lord Errol, by Sir Joshua Reynolds. This...me to talk of our amiable and elegant friend, whose panegyrick he concluded by saying, ' Sir Joshua Reynolds, Sir, is the most invulnerable man I know...
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The Beauties of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: Consisting of Maxims and Observations ...

Samuel Johnson - 1804 - 594 pages
...JOSHUA REYNOLDS. Speaking of this great artist, he gave the following ' eulogium on him as a man : " Reynolds, Sir, is the most invulnerable man I know...you would find the most difficulty how to abuse." > SUICIDE. *' There is no situation a man can possibly be in tnat he has a right to put himself to...
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The Journal of a Tour to the Hebrides, with Samuel Johnson, L. L. D.

James Boswell - 1810 - 438 pages
...contradict the populace." This room is ornamented \vith a number of fine prints, and a whole length picture of Lord Errol, by Sir Joshua Reynolds. This...me to talk of our amiable and elegant friend, whose panygerick he concluded by saying, " Sir Joshua Reynolds, sir, is the most invulnerable man I know...
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The Journal of a Tour to the Hebrides, with Samuel Johnson

James Boswell - 1813 - 492 pages
...Joshua Reynolds. This led Dr. Johnson and me to talk of our amiable and elegant friend, whose panegyrick he concluded by saying, " Sir Joshua Reynolds, sir,...observed, the situation here was the noblest he had ever seen, better than Mount Edgecumbe, reckoned the first in England ; because, at Mount Edgecumbe,...
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The life of Samuel Johnson ... including A journal of a tour to ..., Volume 2

James Boswell - 1831 - 612 pages
...contradict the populace." This room is ornamented with a number of fine prints, and with a whole length picture of Lord Errol, by Sir Joshua Reynolds. This...me to talk of our amiable and elegant friend, whose panegyrick he concluded by saying, " Sir Joshua Reynolds, sir, is the most invulnerable man I know...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL. D.: Including a Journal of a Tour to the ...

James Boswell - 1833 - 1182 pages
...contradict the populace." This room is ornamented with a number of fine prints, and with a whole length picture of Lord Errol, by Sir Joshua Reynolds. This...me to talk of our amiable and elegant friend, whose pnnegyrick he concluded by saying, " Sir Joshua Reynolds, sir, is the most invulnerable man I kaow;...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: Including a Journal of a Tour ..., Volume 1

James Boswell - 1835 - 604 pages
...the popuace." This room is ornamented with a number f fine prints, and with a whole length pio ure M'Queen, who anxiously gathered knowledge from him. He was pleased with M'Queen, panegyick he concluded by saying, " Sir Joshua leynolds, sir, is the most invulnerable man know; the...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL. D: Including A Journal of His Tour ..., Volume 1

James Boswell - 1846 - 602 pages
...populace." " * This room is ornamented with a number of fine prints, and with a whole length picture of Cord Errol, by Sir Joshua Reynolds. This led Dr. Johnson...me to talk of our amiable and elegant friend, whose panegyrick he concluded by saying, " Sir Joshua Reynolds, sir1, is the most invulnerable man I know;...
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The Daguerreotype, Volume 2

1848 - 572 pages
...round,' exclaimed Johnson, with honest envy. ' In illness and in pain, he is still the same. Sir, he is the most invulnerable man I know ; the man with whom, if you should quarrel, you will find the most difficulty how to abuse.' Nor was this praise obtained by preference of any, but...
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Boswell's Life of Johnson: Including Their Tour to the Hebrides

James Boswell - 1848 - 1798 pages
...contradict the populace." This room is ornamented with a number of fine prints, and with a whole length picture of Lord Errol, by Sir Joshua Reynolds. This...whose panegyric he concluded by saying, " Sir Joshua Keynolds, Sir, is the most invulnerable man I know ; the man with whom if you should quarrel, you will...
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