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" England and France affords a man. But when he wished to point them out to his companion: "Never heed such nonsense," would be the reply; "a blade of grass is always a blade of grass, whether in one country or another. Let us, if we DO talk, talk about... "
Autobiography Letters and Literary Remains of Mrs. Piozzi (T - Page 79
by Hester L. S. Thrale Piozzi - 1861 - 506 pages
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Boswell's Life of Johnson: Tour to the Hebrides (1773) and Journey into ...

James Boswell - Hebrides (Scotland) - 1786
...or another. Let us, if we do talk, talk about something : men and women are my subjects of enquiry ; let us see how these differ from those we have left behind." ' She adds (p. 265) : — ' Walking in a wood when it rained was, I think, the only rural image he...
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Anecdotes of the late Samuel Johnson, LL.D. during the last twenty years of ...

Hester Lynch Piozzi - 1826 - 237 pages
...or another ; let us if we do talk, talk about something ; men and women are my subjects of enquiry ; let us see how these differ from those we have left behind." When we were at Rouen together, he took a great fancy to the abb6 Roffette, with whom he conversed...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: Including a Journal of a Tour ..., Volume 3

James Boswell - Authors, English - 1831
...a very entertaining narrative. Pioz7.i, [Mrs. Piozzi has preserved a few anecdotes of this tour. " Mr. Thrale loved prospects, and was mortified that...how these differ from those we have left behind.' " When we were at Rouen together, he took a great fancy to the Abbe Roffette, with whom he conversed...
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The life of Samuel Johnson ... including A journal of a tour to ..., Volume 3

James Boswell - 1831
...them into a very entertaining narrative. [Mrs. Piozzi has preserved a few anecdotes of this tour. " Mr. Thrale loved prospects, and was mortified that...how these differ from those we have left behind.' " When we were at Rouen together, he took a great fancy to the Abb6 Roffette, with whom he conversed...
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The life of Samuel Johnson ... including A journal of his tour to ..., Volume 6

James Boswell - 1835
...admiration of his perspicuity, of which he was not a little ambitious.". — Recollections. — C. (3) " Mr. Thrale loved prospects, and was mortified that...how these differ from those we have left behind.' — \Vhen we were at Rouen, he took a great fancy to the Abbe KoH'ctte, with whom he conversed about...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL. D.: Including a Journal of His Tour to the ...

James Boswell - Authors, English - 1835
...another : let us, if we do talk, talk about something ; men and women are my subjects of enquiry ; let us see how these differ from those we have left behind." 53. Porridge Island. I was saying to a friend one day, that I did not like goose ; one smells it so...
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Johnsoniana; or, Supplement to Boswell [ed. by J.W. Croker].

James Boswell - 1836
..."Never heed such nonsense," would be the reply : "a blade of grass is always a blade of grass, %vhether in one country or another : let us, if we do talk,...how these differ from those we have left behind." 53. Porridge Island. I was saying to a friend one day, that I did not like goose ; one smells it so...
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Johnsoniana: Or, Supplement to Boswell: Being Anecdotes and Sayings of Dr ...

John Wilson Croker - Aphorisms and apothegms - 1842 - 529 pages
...immediately to our eyesight, must acknowledge he was not in the wrong. 52. Prospects. He delighted no more in music than painting; he was almost as deaf...how these differ from those we have left behind." 53. Porridge Island. I was saying to a friend one day, that I did not like goose; one smells it so...
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Johnsoniana: Or, Supplement to Boswell: Being Anecdotes and Sayings of Dr ...

John Wilson Croker - Aphorisms and apothegms - 1842 - 529 pages
...immediately to our eyesight, must acknowledge he was not in the wrong. 52. Prospects. j. He delighted no more in music than painting; he was ^almost as...how these differ from those we have left behind." 53. Porridge Island. I was saying to a friend one day, that I did not like goose; one smells it so...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D., Including a Journal of His Tour ..., Volume 6

James Boswell - 1844
...little ambitious." — Recollections — C. (3) " Mr. Thrale loved prospects, and was mortified that Ms friend could not enjoy the sight of those different...how these differ from those we have left behind.' — When we were at Rouen, he took a great fancy to the Abb& Roffette, with whom he conversed about...
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