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I hope to take more care of it than of the last . I return Mrs . Boswell my
affectionate thanks for her present , which I value as a token of reconciliation . “
Poor Dodd was put to death yesterday , in opposition to the recommendation of
the jury ...
DEAR SIR , - Do not disturb yourself about our interviews ; I hope we shall have
many : nor think it any thing hard or unusual , that your design of meeting me is
interrupted . We have both endured greater evils , and have greater evils to
SIR , — May it not offend your majesty , that the most miserable of men applies
himself to your clemency , as his last hope and his last refuge ; that your mercy is
most earnestly and humbly implored by a clergyman , whom your laws and
happiness ; and that is , the reasonable hope of a happy futurity . This may be
had everywhere . “ I do not blame your preference of London to other places , for
it is really to be preferred , if the choice is free ; but few have the choice of their ...
I hope to be forgiven the liberty which I shall take of informing your ladyship , that
Mr . Mauritius Lowe , a son of your late lord ' s father ' , had , by recommendation
to your lord , a quarterly allowance of ten pounds , the last of which , due July ...
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12/22/20 I own the complete set (vol 1-54) and keep them at home on the top west shelf of my office; this includes The Great Conversation (which is volume 1) and The Great Ideas (volumes 2-3, the ... Read full review
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