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She buried my to hear his account of this memorable conver- father , my brother , and my mother . She is sation , Dr. Joseph Warton , in his frank and now fifty - eight years old . lively manner , was very active in pressing “ I desired ...
Johnson : “ No , Sir , he is she hears it mentioned to her , as at the thing not content with the present ; he has always itself . I told her , " Madam , you are consome new scheme , some new plantation , tented to hear every day said ...
Mrs. Hall said it was I found hini alone ; Dr. Scott , of the Com- Ó very curious subject , and she should like mons , came in . He talked of its having to hear it discussed . JOHNSON , ( somewhat been said , that Addison wrote ...
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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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