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Poetry and Other Prose - Page 190
edited by - 2000 - 222 pages
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The Political Magazine and Parliamentary, Naval, Military, and ..., Volume 10

Europe - 1786 - 506 pages
...together, 1 think, months. Mr. Thrale's a'ttnrions and my own now became fo acceptable to him, thit be often lamented to us the horrible condition of his mind, which he faid wa,s nearly diflraficd ; and though he charged us to make him odd folemn promifes of fcciccy on...
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Anecdotes of the Late Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: During the Last Twenty Years of ...

Hester Lynch Piozzi - Authors, English - 1786 - 314 pages
...together, I think months. Mr. Thrale's attentions and my own now became fo acceptable to him, that he often lamented to us the horrible condition of his mind, which he faid was nearly diftracted ; and though he charged us to make him odd folemn promifes of fecrecy on...
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Boswell's Life of Johnson: Including Boswell's Journal of a Tour ..., Volume 1

James Boswell - Hebrides (Scotland) - 1799 - 640 pages
...together, I think months. Mr. Thrale 's attentions and my own now became so acceptable to him, that he often lamented to us the horrible condition of his mind, which, he said, was nearly distracted : and though he charged us to make him odd solemn promises of secrecy on so strange a subject, yet...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL. D.: With Critical Observations on His Works

Robert Anderson - Authors, English - 1815 - 660 pages
...with such extreme violence that " he could not stir out of his room for many weeks," and " lamented the horrible condition, of his mind, which he said was nearly distracted," they prevailed on him to quit his close habitation in Johnson's Court, and become one of the family....
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Anecdotes of the late Samuel Johnson, LL.D. during the last twenty years of ...

Hester Lynch Piozzi - 1826 - 250 pages
...together, I think months. Mr. Thrale's attentions and my own now became so acceptable to him, that he often lamented to us the horrible condition of his mind, which he said was nearly distracted ; and though he charged us to make him odd solemn promises of secrecy on so strange a subject, yet...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D. Including a Journal of a Tour to ..., Volume 1

James Boswell - Authors, English - 1831 - 600 pages
...together — I think months. " Mr. Thrale's attentions and my own now became so acceptable to him, that he often lamented to us the horrible condition of his mind, which he said was nearly distracted ; and though he charged us to make Piozzi, him odd solemn promises of secrecy on so strange ' a subject,...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.

James Boswell - Authors, English - 1831 - 604 pages
...together — I think months. " Mr. Thrale's attentions and my own now became so acceptable to him, that he often lamented to us the horrible condition of his mind, which he said was nearly distracted ; and though he charged us to make Piozzi, him odd solemn promises of secrecy on so strange1 a subject,...
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The life of Samuel Johnson ... including A journal of a tour to ..., Volume 1

James Boswell - 1831 - 602 pages
...together — I think months. " Mr. Thrale's attentions and my own now became so acceptable to him, that he often lamented to us the horrible condition of his mind- which he said was nearly distracted ; and though he charged us to make him odd solemn promises of secrecy on so strange1 a subject, yet...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL. D.: Including a Journal of a Tour to the ...

James Boswell - 1833 - 1182 pages
...together — I think months. " Mr. Thrale's attentions and my own now became so acceptable to him, that he often lamented to us the horrible condition of his mind, which he said was nearly distracted ; and though he charged us to make him odd solemn promises of secrecy on so strange3 a subject, yet...
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The life of Samuel Johnson ... including A journal of his tour to ..., Volume 3

James Boswell - 1835 - 346 pages
...Miscellanies by Mrs. Anna Williams, the blind lady who and my own now became so acceptable to him, that he often lamented to us the horrible condition of his mind, which he said was nearly distracted; and though he charged us to make him odd solemn promises of secrecy on so strange a subject, yet when...
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