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" One of its streets is now lost; and in those that remain, there is the silence and solitude of inactive indigence and gloomy depopulation. "
History of the County of Fife: From the Earliest Period to the Present Time - Page 31
by John M. Leighton, James Stewart - 1840
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Boswell's Life of Johnson: Tour to the Hebrides (1773) and Journey into ...

James Boswell - Hebrides (Scotland) - 1786
...and very grateful acknowledgement to the honourable testimony of Dr. Johnson, in his Journey*. 1 ' One of its streets is now lost ; and in those that...solitude of inactive indigence and gloomy depopulation. ... St. Andrews seems to be a place eminently adapted to study and education. . . . The students, however,...
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A journey to the western islands of Scotland [by S. Johnson].

Samuel Johnson - 1800
...constraint. The city of St Andrews, when it had lost its archiepiscopal pre-eminence, gradually decayed: One of its streets is now lost; and in those that...solitude of inactive indigence and gloomy depopulation. The university, within a few years, consisted ofthree colleges, but is now reduced to two; the college...
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The Grampians Desolate: A Poem

Alexander Campbell - Scotland - 1804 - 316 pages
...stranger from the south is, at first sight, struck with the dreary aspect of every thing around him. " There is the silence and solitude of inactive indigence and gloomy depopulation," as Johnson elegantly expresses it, that damps the emotions of wonder and admiration the sublimity of...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson

Samuel Johnson - English literature - 1806
...constraint. The city of St Andrew's, when it had lost it» archiepiscopal pre-eminence, gradually decayed : one of its streets is now lost ; and in those that...solitude of inactive indigence and gloomy depopulation. The university, within a few years, consisted of three colleges, but is now reduced to two ; the college...
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Delineations of St. Andrews: Being a Particular Account of Every Thing ...

James Grierson - St. Andrews (Scotland) - 1807 - 244 pages
...its archiepiscopal pre-eminence, gradually decayed : One of its streets is now lost, and in those E 3 that remain, there is the silence and solitude of inactive indigence and gloomy depopulation." The following lines of Virgil are no less applicable : , " Locus Ardea quondam Dictus avis : et nunc...
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The British Tourists: Or, Traveller's Pocket Companion, Through ..., Volume 2

William Fordyce Mavor - Great Britain - 1809
...constraint*. The city of St.. Andrews, when it had lo$t its :archiepiscopal pre-eminence, gradually decayed. -One of its streets is now lost: and, in those that...solitude of inactive indigence and gloomy depopulation. The university within a few years consisted of .three colleges, but is now reduced to two ; the college...
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Miscellaneous essays. Political tracts. A journey to the Western islands of ...

Samuel Johnson, Arthur Murphy, Alexander Chalmers - 1810
...constraint. The city of St. Andrews, when it had lost its archiepiscopal preeminence, gradually decayed : one of its streets is now lost ; and in those that...solitude of inactive indigence and gloomy depopulation. The university, within a few years, consisted of three colleges, but is now reduced to two; the college...
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The works of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: With An essay on his life and ..., Volume 8

Samuel Johnson - Literary Criticism - 1810
...constraint. The city of St. Andrews, when it had lost its archiepiscopal preeminence, gradually decayed: one of its streets is now lost ; and in those that...solitude of inactive indigence and gloomy depopulation. The university, within a few years, consisted of three colleges, but is now reduced to two; the college...
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Works, Volume 8

Samuel Johnson - 1811
...constraint. The city of St. Andrews, when it had lost its archiepiscopal pre-eminence, gradually decayed : one of its streets is now lost ; and in those that...solitude of inactive indigence and gloomy depopulation. The university, within a few years, consisted of three colleges, but is, now reduced to two ; the college...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, L. L. D.: In Twelve Volumes, Volume 8

Samuel Johnson, Arthur Murphy - 1811
...constraint. The city of St. Andrews, when it had lost its archlepiscopal pre-eminence, gradually decayed : one of its streets is now lost ; and in those that...solitude of inactive indigence and gloomy depopulation. The university, within a few years, consisted of three -colleges, but is now reduced to two ; the college...
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