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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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Life of Oliver Goldsmith

Washington Irving - 1886 - 258 pages
...an 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 unidea'd girls." This madcap freak of the great lexicographer made a sensation, as may well be supposed, among his intimates....
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Boswell's Life of Johnson: Including Boswell's Journal of a Tour ..., Volume 1

James Boswell - Authors, English - 1887
...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...night. You'll be in the Chronicle.' Upon which Johnson afterwards observed, ' He durst not do such a thing. His wife would not let him ! ' 1753: /ETAT. 44.]...
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Boswell's Life of Johnson: Life

James Boswell - Hebrides (Scotland) - 1887
...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 nn-idcad girls.' Garrick being told of this ramble, said to him smartly, ' I heard of your frolick...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: Together with A Journal of a ..., Volume 1

James Boswell - Authors, English - 1888
...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...night. You'll be in the Chronicle." Upon which Johnson afterwards observed* "He-durst not do such a thing. His wife would not let him !" He entered upon the...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: Together with The Journal of a ..., Volume 1

James Boswell - 1889
...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...wretched un-idea'd girls." Garrick, being told of this 1 Mr. Lanjrton has recollected, or Dr. Johnson repeated, the passage wrong. The lines are in Lord Lansdowne's...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson ... Comprising a Series of His Epistolary ...

James Boswell - English literature - 1890 - 526 pages
...of the day : but Langton deserted them, being engaged to breakfast with some young ladies. Johnson h upon the stage for many years, maintained an uniform decency of character, and itn-ided!d girls." Garrick being told of this ramble, said to him smartly, " I heard of your frolic...
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Trinity College

Herbert Edward Douglas Blakiston - Oxford (England) - 1898 - 248 pages
...I'll have a frisk with you " ; but after Covent Garden and a row to Billingsgate, Langton " deserted his social friends to go and sit with a set of wretched wn-idecfd girls." Other distinguished members of the foundation were FRANCIS WISE (Sch. 1711, Fell....
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, L.L. D.: Together with a Journal of a ..., Volume 1

James Boswell - 1900
...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...night. You'll be in the Chronicle." Upon which Johnson afterwards observed-. " He durst not do such a thing. His wife would not let him !" He entered upon...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.

James Boswell - Authors, English - 1900
...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'll be in the 'Chronicle.'" Upon which Johnson afterwards observed, " He durst...
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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
...rest of the day: but Langton deserted them, being engaged to breakfast with some young ladies. Johnson U U U U U V U U U U U U!U"U W$U%U&U'U>U?U@UAUBU W.U/U0U8U`U:U4U5U6U7U W W W;U<U=U ttn-idedd girls." Garrick being told of this ramble, said to him smartly, " I heard of your frolic...
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