The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL. D.: Comprehending an Account of His Studies and Numerous Works, in Chronological Order; a Series of His Epistolatory Correspondence and Conversations with Many Eminent Persons; and Various Original Pieces of His Composition, Never Before Published: the Whole Exhibiting a View of Literature and Literary Men in Great-Britain, for Near Half a Century During which He Flourished, Volume 1
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D. ( N. B. To those which he himself acknowledged is added acknowl . To those
which may be fully believed to be his from internal evidence , is added intern ,
evid . ] 1735. ABRIDGEMENT and translation of Lobo's Voyage to Abyssinia ...
Essay on the Account of the Conduct of the Dutchess of Marlborough . acknowl .
An account of the Life of Peter Burman . acknowl . The Life of Sydenham ,
afterwards prefixed to Dr. Swan's Edition of his Works . acknowl . Proposals for
acknowl . This is the only Instance , it is believed , when he condescended to take
Notice of any Thing that had been written against him ; and here his chief
Intention seems to have been to make sport . Dedication to the Earl of Rochford
The Fountains , a Fairy Tale , in Mrs. Williams's Miscellanies . acknowl . 1767.
Dedication to the King of Mr. Adams's Treatise on the Globes . acknowl . 1769.
Character of the Reverend Mr. Zachariah Mudge , in the London Chronicle .
Letters to Mrs. Thrale . acknowl . Prayers and Meditations , which he delivered to
the Rev. Mr. Strahan , enjoining him to publish them . acknowl . Sermons , left for
Publication by John Taylor , LL.D. Prebendary of Westminster , and given to the ...
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