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I believe you may receive some intelligence from Mrs . Baker , of the theatre ,
whose. 9 This is the person concerning whom Sir John Hawkins has thrown out
very unwarrantable reflections both against Dr . Johnson and Mr . Francis Barber
Why , sir , it was properly for botany that they went out : I believe they thought only
of culling of simples . ” I thanked him for showing civilities to Beattie . “ Sir ( said
he ) , I should thank you . We all love Beattie . Mrs . Thrale says , if ever she has ...
I believe , sir , that is given up . I believe the woman declared upon her deathbed
that it was a lie . ” BOSWELL . “ This objection is made against the truth of ghosts.
9 [ This fiction is known to have been invented by Daniel De Foe , and was ...
I as much believe that he wrote it as if I had seen him do it . Sir , had he shown it
to any one friend he would not have been allowed to publish it . He. 5 [ The
offence given was a long abusive letter in the London Packet . A particular
account of ...
You may believe it gives me pain to hear your conduct represented as
unfavourable , while I can only deny what is said on the ground that your
character refutes it , without having any information to oppose . Let me , I beg it of
you , be ...
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