The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL. D.: Comprehending an Account of His Studies and Numerous Works in Chronological Order ; a Series of His Epistolary 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 2
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There is a prodigious difference between the external form of one of your Presbyterian churches in Scotland , and a church in Italy ; yet the doctrine taught is essentially the same . " " 66 I mentioned the petition to Parliament for ...
Diu is , by inaccurate ears , or inaccurate pronunciation , easily confounded with giu ; then the Italians form a substantive of the ... there may be a good deal of diversity between them , as between the different dialects in Italy .
It would seem , " he added , " that Addison had not acquired much Italian learning , for we do not 1 There has probably been some ... 2 Speaking of Addison's Remarks on Italy , in " The Journal of a Tour to the Hebrides , " ( p .
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Frontispiece Johnsons interview with George III
Johnsons fit of laughter at the Temple Gate from an original drawing
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