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... has a mind to Johnson to the venerable author of " Dis- see Oxford . I have given him a letter to sertations on the History of Ireland . ” Dr. Hudde3ford , and shall be glad if you will introduce him and shew him any ...
I doubt , Sir , if any ScotchYou must shew some learn . man ever attains to a perfecl English pro . ing upon this occasion . You must shew , nunciation . ” . Johnson : “ Why , Sir , few that a schoolmaster has a prescriptive right of ...
The farther specimen will shew , that “ Please to make my most respectful compliments to all the ladies , and remember me Even in an Edward he can see desert . ' to young George and his sisters . I reckon “ It gives me much pleasure to ...
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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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This classic series represents the Western canon not without academic controversy. The latest volumes of the Great Books include some women writers, but they are still definitely underrepresented ... Read full review