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" ... long, but walked down to the Thames, took a boat, and rowed to Billingsgate. Beauclerk and Johnson were so well pleased with their amusement, that they resolved to persevere in dissipation for the rest of the day: but Langton deserted them, being... "
Willis's Current Notes: A Series of Articles on Antiquities, Biography ... - Page 65
by George Willis - 1856
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George Selwyn and His Contemporaries: With Memoirs and Notes, Volume 2

John Heneage Jesse - Politicians - 1843
...of the day ; but Langton deserted them, being engaged to breakfast with some young ladies. Johnson scolded him for ' leaving his social friends, to go...this ramble, said to him smartly, ' I heard of your frolic t'other night. You '11 be in the Chronicle.' Upon which Johnson afterwards observed, ' He durst...
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George Selwyn and His Contemporaries: With Memoirs and Notes, Volume 2

John Heneage Jesse - Politicians - 1843
...of the day ; but Langton deserted them, being engaged to breakfast with some young ladies. Johnson scolded him for ' leaving his social friends, to go and sit with a set of wretched unidecfd girls.' Garrick being told of this ramble, said to him smartly, ' I heard of your frolic t'other...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D: Including A Journal of His Tour ..., Volume 1

James Boswell - Biography - 1846
...rest of the day: but Langton deserted them, being engaged to breakfast with some young ladies. Johnson scolded him for " leaving his social friends, to go...this ramble, said to him smartly, " I heard of your froliok t' other night. You 'II be in the Chronicle." Upon which Johnson afterwards ob8 Johnson, as...
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Boswell's Life of Johnson: Including Their Tour to the Hebrides

James Boswell, John Wilson Croker - Authors, English - 1848 - 874 pages
...of the day : but Langton deserted them, being engaged to breakfast with some young ladies. Johnson scolded him for "leaving his social friends, to go and sit with a set of wretched m-idtdd girls." Garrick, being told of this ramble, said to him smartly, "I heard of^your frolic t'other...
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Life and Adventures of Oliver Goldsmith

Joachim Fernau - 1848
...pleaded an engagement to breakfast with some young ladies, and was scolded by the sage for leaving social friends to go and sit with a set of wretched un-idea'd girls. It was on hearing of similar proposed extravagances, soon after, that Beauclerc's mother angrily rebuked...
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The Life and Adventures of Oliver Goldsmith: A Biography in Four Books, Volume 1

John Forster - Authors, English - 1848 - 704 pages
...pleaded an engagement to breakfast with some young ladies, and was scolded by the sage for leaving social friends to go and sit with a set of wretched un-idea'd girls. It was on hearing of similar proposed extravagances, soon after, that Beauclerc's mother angrily rebuked...
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The Life and Adventures of Oliver Goldsmith: A Biography in Four Books, Volume 1

John Forster - Authors, English - 1848 - 704 pages
...pleaded an engagement to breakfast with some young ladies, and was scolded by the sage for leaving social friends to go and sit with a set of wretched un-idea'd girls. It was on hearing of similar proposed extravagances, soon after, that Beauclerc's mother angrily rebuked...
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Oliver Gold- smith

Washington Irving - Astoria (Or.) - 1849
...engagement to breakfast with some young ladies ; whereupon the great moralist reproached him with " leaving his social friends to go and sit with a set of wretched un-ideal girls." This madcap freak of the great lexicographer made a sensation, as may well be supposed,...
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London and Its Celebrities: A Second Series of Literary and ..., Volume 2

John Heneage Jesse - London (England) - 1850
...of the day ; but Langton deserted them, being engaged to breakfast with some young ladies. Johnson scolded him for ' leaving his social friends, to go and sit with a set of wretched un-idedd girls.' Garrick being told of this ramble, said to him smartly, — ' I heard of your frolic...
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Works, Volume 11

Washington Irving - 1851
...engagement to breakfast with some young ladies ; whereupon the great moralist reproached him with " leaving his social friends to go and sit with a set of wretched un-idea'd girls." This madcap freak of the great lexicographer made a sensation, as may well be supposed, among his intimates....
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