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" I was drest, and found that his landlady had arrested him for his rent, at which he was in a violent passion. I perceived that he had already changed my guinea, and had got a bottle of Madeira and a glass before him. I put the cork into the bottle, desired... "
Boswell's Life of Johnson: Including Boswell's Journal of a Tour of the ... - Page 481
by James Boswell - 1799
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A Manual of English Literature: A Text Book for Schools and Colleges

John Seely Hart - English literature - 1872 - 636 pages
...und found that lii* biii'lhuly had arrested him for his rent, at which he was in я violent [lassion. I perceived that he had already changed my guinea, and had got a bottlo of Madeira and u glam In-fore him. I put the cork into the bottle, desired he would he calm,...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson

James Boswell - 1873 - 576 pages
...sent him a guinea, and promised to come to him directly. I accordingly went as soon as I was dressed, and found that his landlady had arrested him for his...already changed my guinea, and had got a bottle of Madeira and a glass before him. I put the cork into the bottle, desired he would be calm, and began...
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The Life and Times of Oliver Goldsmith

John Forster - Authors, Irish - 1873 - 408 pages
...directly. I accordingly went as "soon as I was dressed, and " found that his landlady had ar" rested him for his rent, at "which he was in a violent pas"sion...."already changed my guinea, "and had got a bottle of madeira "and a glass before him. I put "the cork into the bottle, de" sired he would be calm, and "began...
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Goldsmith's The Vicar of Wakefield

Oliver Goldsmith - Abduction - 1911 - 224 pages
...sent him a guinea, and promised to come to him directly. I accordingly went as soon as I was dressed, and found that his landlady had arrested him for his...already changed my guinea, and had got a bottle of Madeira and a glass before him. I put the cork into the bottle, desired he would be calm, and began...
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Readings in English Prose of the Eighteenth Century

Raymond Macdonald Alden - English prose literature - 1911 - 724 pages
...sent him a guinea, and promised to come to him directly. I accordingly went as soon as I was dressed, and found that his landlady had arrested him for his...already changed my guinea, and had got a bottle of Madeira and a glass before him. I put the cork into the bottle, desired he would be calm, and began...
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Readings in English Prose of the Eighteenth Century

Raymond Macdonald Alden - English prose literature - 1911 - 724 pages
...sent him a guinea, and promised to come to him directly. I accordingly went as soon as I was dressed, and found that his landlady had arrested him for his...already changed my guinea, and had got a bottle of Madeira and a glass before him. I put the cork into the bottle, desired he would be calm, and began...
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Selections from Boswell's Life of Johnson

James Boswell - 1912 - 93 pages
...accidentally worth more money "... I shall give it [the story] authentically from Johnson's own authentic narration : — "I received one morning a message...already changed my guinea, and had got a bottle of Madeira and a glass before him. I put the cork into the bottle, desired he would be calm, and began...
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In Thackeray's London: Pictures and Text

Francis Hopkinson Smith - Literary landmarks - 1913 - 199 pages
...landlady had arrested him for his rent, at which he was 158 u tt a 5 u -. o 2 5 B IN THACKERAY'S LONDON in a violent passion. I perceived that he had already changed my guinea, and had a bottle of Madeira and a glass before him. I put the cork into the bottle, desired he would be calm,...
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In Thackeray's London

Francis Hopkinson Smith - Literary landmarks - 1914 - 199 pages
...landlady had arrested him for his rent, at which he was 158 ta u lO M ID s 1 5 pi IN THACKERAY'S LONDON in a violent passion. I perceived that he had already changed my guinea, and had a bottle of Madeira and a glass before him. I put the cork into the bottle, desired he would be calm,...
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St. Nicholas

Mary Mapes Dodge - Children's literature - 1915
...begging that I would come to him as soon as possible. I accordingly went as soon as 1 was dressed, and found that his landlady had arrested him for his...already changed my guinea, and had got a bottle of Madeira and a glass before him. I put the cork into the bottle, desired he would be calm, and began...
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