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She wishes to know whether you sent her book to Sir Alexander Gordon . “ My dear Boswell , do not neglect to write to me ; for your kindness is one of the pleasures of my life , which I should be sorry to lose .
“ To JAMES BOSWELL , Esq . DEAR SIR , “ I AM this day come to Ashbourne , and have only to tell you , that Dr. Taylor says you shall be welcome to him , and you know how welcome you will be to me . Make haste to let me know when you may ...
“ I am , dear Sir , & c . * Lichfield , Oct. 20 , 1784. " " SAM . JOHNSON . ” 9 “ TO JOHN PARADISE , Esq . te DEAR SIR , " Though in all my summer's excursion I have given you wo account of myself , I hope you think better of me than to ...
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