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" I was drest, and found that his landlady had arrested him for his rent, at which he was in a violent passion. I perceived that he had already changed my guinea, and had got a bottle of Madeira and a glass before him. I put the cork into the bottle, desired... "
Boswell's Life of Johnson: Including Boswell's Journal of a Tour of the ... - Page 481
by James Boswell - 1799
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Attributing Authorship: An Introduction

Harold Love - 2002 - 271 pages
...and biographies. Consider Samuel Johnson's story of the sale of Goldsmith's The Vicar of Wakefield: I received one morning a message from poor Goldsmith...already changed my guinea, and had got a bottle of Madeira and a glass before him. I put the cork into the bottle, desired he would be calm, and began...
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British Biography: A Reader

Carl Edmund Rollyson - 2005 - 308 pages
...interference, when this novel was sold. I shall give it authentically from Johnson's own exact narration: [55] "I received one morning a message from poor Goldsmith...already changed my guinea, and had got a bottle of Madeira and a glass before him. I put the cork into the bottle, desired he would be calm, and began...
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Essays on Goldsmith by Scott, Macaulay And Thackeray And Selections from His ...

Thomas Babington Macaulay - 2005 - 216 pages
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The Outline of Literature Volume Two

John Drinkwater - 2005 - 520 pages
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The Life Of Samuel Johnson

James Boswell - 2005 - 584 pages
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, Volume 1

James Boswell - 2005 - 660 pages
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Life of Johnson - Vol 1 - (1791)

James Boswell - 2006 - 660 pages
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The Vicar of Wakefield

Oliver Goldsmith - 2006 - 256 pages
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Life of Samuel Johnson V1 Including A Jo

James Boswell - 2006 - 588 pages
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Life Of Samuel Johnson

C. Adams - 2006 - 356 pages
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