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My disorders are , however , still sufficiently oppressive . I think of seeing
Staffordshire again this autumn , and intend to find my way through Birmingham ,
where I hope to and dear Mrs. Careless well . I am , sir , your affectionate friend , -
Make my compliments to Mrs. Boswell , who is I hope reconciled to me ; and to
the young people whom I never have offended . You never told me the success
of your plea against the solicitors . I am , dear sir , your most affectionate , SAM .
I am , dear sir , your most affectionate , humble servant , SAM . JOHNSON . you
can . - TO JAMES BOSWELL , ESQ . 24th August , 1782 . DEAR SIR , Being
uncertain whether I should have any call this autumn into the country , I did not ...
Sir Joshua Reynolds has been out of order , but is well again ; and I am , dear sir
, your affectionate humble servant , SAM . JOHNSON . 66 TO DR . SAMUEL
JOHNSON . Edinburgh , 20th Dec. 1782 . DEAR SIR , -I was made happy by ...
... of my oldest and kindest friends ; but I hope you will still live long , for the
honour of the nation ; and that more enjoyment of your elegance , your
intelligence , and your benevolence is still reserved for , dear sir , your most
affectionate , & c .
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The texts themselves are priceless, but the translations in this volume are seriously dated and often obscure the meaning of the Greek - especially worthy of disdain are the Aristophanes translations ... Read full review
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