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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I hope there will be little fear of a reversal ; but I must beg to have your aid in ny plan of supporting the decree . It is a general question , and nut a point of particular law . " I am , & c . , “ James Boswell .
When she mends and loves me , there may be more hope of her daughters . “ I will not send compliments to my friends by name , because I would be loth to leave any out in the enumeration . Tell them , as you see them , how well I speak ...
“ I am glad that the young laird is born , and an end , as I hope , put to the only difference that you can ever have with Mrs. Boswell . I know that she does not love me ; but I intend to persist in wishing her well till I get the ...
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