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" I never experienced any where else. But, as Xerxes wept when he viewed his immense army, and considered that not one of that great multitude would be alive a hundred years afterwards, so it went to my heart to consider that there was not one in all that... "
The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL. D.: Comprehending an Account of His Studies ... - Page 38
by James Boswell - 1821
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Old and new London: a narrative of its history, its people and its places ...

George Walter Thornbury - 1880
...that not one of that great multitude would be alive a hundred years afterwards, so it went to my heart to consider that there was not one in all that brilliant...circle that was not afraid to go home and think." Perhaps the best defence of such places of public resort as Vauxhall is to be found in the well-known...
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On the Stage: Studies of Theatrical History and the Actor's Art, Volume 2

Dutton Cook - Acting - 1883
...not one of that great multitude would be alive a hundred years afterwards, so it went to rny heart to consider that there was not one in all that brilliant...individual there would be distressing when alone." Boswell notes profoundly : " This reflection was experimentally There were difficulties with the central...
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The life of Samuel Johnson ... together with The journal of a tour ..., Volume 1

James Boswell - 1884
...that not one of that great multitude would be alive a hundred years afterwards, so it went to my heart to consider that there was not one in all that brilliant...reflection was experimentally just. The feeling of languor, 1 which succeeds the animation of gaiety, is itself a very severe pain ; and when the mind...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: And the Journal of His Tour to ..., Volume 3

James Boswell - Authors, English - 1885
...that not one of that great multitude would be alive a hundred years afterwards, so it went to my heart to consider that there was not one in all that brilliant...feeling of languor,1 which succeeds the animation of 1 Pope mentions, " Stretch'd on the rack of a too easy chair." But I recollect a couplet quite apposite...
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Life of Oliver Goldsmith

Washington Irving - 1886 - 258 pages
...great multitude would be alive a hundred years afterward, so it went to my heart to consider I hat there was not one in all that brilliant circle that was. not al-c^vV to go home and think." On one occasion he was absolutely driven out of the house by the persevering...
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Boswell's Life of Johnson: Life

James Boswell - Authors, English - 1887
...that not one of that great multitude would be alive a hundred years afterwards, so it went to my heart to consider that there was not one in all that brilliant...reflection was experimentally just. The feeling of languor2, which succeeds the animation of gaiety, is itself a very severe pain ; and when the mind...
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Boswell's Life of Johnson: Life

James Boswell - Authors, English - 1887
...that not one of that great multitude would be alive a hundred years afterwards, so it went to my heart to consider that there was not one in all that brilliant...reflection was experimentally just. The feeling of languor", which succeeds the animation of gaiety, is itself a very severe pain ; and when the mind...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson ... Comprising a Series of His Epistolary ...

James Boswell - English literature - 1890 - 526 pages
...that not one of that great multitude would be alive a hundred years afterwards, so it went to my heart to consider that there was not one in all that brilliant...reflection was experimentally just. The feeling of languor, t which succeeds the animation отГ gaiety, is itself a very severe pain ; and when the...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson ...: To which is Added The Journal of a ..., Volume 2

James Boswell - Hebrides (Scotland) - 1900 - 726 pages
...that not one of that great multitude would be alive a hundred years afterwards, so it went to my heart OSWELL : " 1 do not think, Sir, it would have been...have been another who could have written the Dicti languor,* which succeeds the animation of gaiety, is itself a very severe pain ; and when the mind...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, L.L. D.: Together with a Journal of a ..., Volume 2

James Boswell - 1900
...that not one of that great multitude would be alive a hundred years afterwards, so it went to my heart to consider that there was not one in all that brilliant...reflection was experimentally just. The feeling of languor,* which succeeds the animation of gaiety, is itself a very severe pain ; and when the mind...
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