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" World, that two papers, in which my Dictionary is recommended to the publick, were written by your Lordship. To be so distinguished, is an honour, which, being very little accustomed to favours from the great, I know not well how to receive, or in what... "
Characteristic Anecdotes of Men of Learning and Genius: Natives of Great ... - Page 546
by John Watkins - 1808 - 552 pages
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Compendium of English Literature: Chronologically Arranged, from Sir John ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - 1848 - 776 pages
...perhaps, unequalled in English literature. TO THE RIGHT HONORABLE THE EARL OF CHESTERFIELD. HT LOBD : I have been lately informed, by the proprietor of...papers, in which my Dictionary is recommended to the public, were written by your lordship. To be so distinguished, is an honor, which, being very little...
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English Language in Its Elements and Forms: with a History of Its Origin and ...

William Chauncey Fowler - 1858 - 381 pages
...phrase is all at once ? How is sun parsed ? 10. " To the Might Honorable the Earl of Chesterfield: " MY LORD, I have been lately informed by the proprietor...papers, in which my Dictionary is recommended to the public, were written by your lordship. To be so distinguished is an honor which, being very little...
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The Literature and the Literary Men of Great Britain and Ireland, Volume 2

Abraham Mills - 1858
...dignified expression of wounded pride and surly independence, is inimitable : February 7, 1755. MY LORD I have been lately informed by the proprietor...papers, in which my ' Dictionary' is recommended to the public, were written by your lordship. To be so distinguished is an honour, which, being very little...
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A Compendium of English Literature: Chronologically Arranged from Sir John ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - 1858 - 762 pages
...is, perhaps, unequalled in English literature. TO THE RIGHT HONORABLE THE EA.RL OF CHESTERFIELD. Mr LORD : I have been lately informed, by the proprietor...papers, in which my Dictionary is recommended to the public, were written by your lordship. To be so distinguished, Is an honor, which, being very little...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL. D.: Including a Journal of His ..., Volume 1

James Boswell - 1858
...25. TO THE EARL OF CHESTERFIELD. February 7, 1756. " M v LORD, I have been lately informed, bv the proprietor of ' The World,' that two papers, in which my Dictionary is recommended to the public, were written by your lordship. To be so distinguished, is an honour, which, being very little...
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The National Magazine, Volume 2

Abel Stevens, James Floy - 1858
...therefore given in full : "TO ТHE RIGHT НON. ТНE EARL OF CHESTERFIELD. " February 7, 1775. "Мv LORD, I have been lately informed by the proprietor of ' The World,' that two papers, iu which my 'Dictionary' is recommended to the public, were writ-ten by your lordship. To be so distinguished...
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Materials for French prose composition, or selections from the best English ...

Ferdinand E A. Gasc - 1858
...vestiges are regarded with pious affection. (SYDNEY SMITH.) DR. JOHNSON TO THE EARL OF CHESTERFIELD. MY LORD, I have been lately informed, by the proprietor of the " World," that two papers,8 in which my Dictionary is recommended to the public, were written by your Lordship. To be...
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A Compendium of English Literature: Chronologically Arranged, from Sir John ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - 1859 - 762 pages
...is, perhaps, unequalled in English literature. TO THE RIGHT HONORABLE THE EARL OF CHESTERFIELD. Mr LORD : I have been lately informed, by the proprietor...papers, in which my Dictionary is recommended to the public, were written by your lordship. To be so distinguished, is an honor, which, being very little...
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Life of Johnson: Including Their Tour to the Hebrides

James Boswell - 1860 - 874 pages
...of what the world hits so eagerly desired to see. TO THE EARL OF CHESTERFIELD. " February 7. 1755. " MY LORD, I have been lately informed, by the proprietor...papers, in which my Dictionary is recommended to the public, were written by your lordship. To be so distinguished, is an honour, which, being very little...
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A COMPENDIUM OF ENGLISH LITERARURE

CHARLES D. CLEVELAND - 1860
...thought, is, perhaps, unequalled in English literature. TO THE RIGHT HONORABLE THE EARL OF CHESTERFIELD. MY LORD : I have been lately informed, by the proprietor...papers, in which my Dictionary is recommended to the public, were written by your lordship. To be so distinguished, is an honor, which, being very little-...
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