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" World, that two papers, in which my Dictionary is recommended to the publick, were written by your Lordship. To be so distinguished, is an honour, which, being very little accustomed to favours from the great, I know not well how to receive, or in what... "
The Gentleman's Magazine - Page 592
1791
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: Comprehending an Account of His ..., Volume 1

James Boswell - 1791 - 516 pages
...Earl of CHESTERFIELD. " MY LORD, February, i 7 S5. " I HAVE been lately informed, by the proprietor of the World, that two papers, in which my Dictionary...the publick, were written by your Lordfhip. To be fo diftinguifhed, is an honour, which, being very little accuftomed to favours from the great, I know...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson.LL.D..: Essay on the life and genius of Dr ...

Samuel Johnson - 1792
...LORD, ** 1 have been lately informed, by the pro* ** prietors of the World, that two papers, ia ** which my Dictionary is recommended to the " publick, were written by your Lordfhip* " To be fo diftinguimed is an honour which, " being very little accuftomed to favours from ** the great, I kaow...
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Tracts on Political and Other Subjects, Volume 3

Joseph Towers - 1796
...Earl of Chefterfield. My Lord, Feb. 7, 1755. / • I have been lately informed, by the proprietor of the World, that two papers, in which my Dictionary * is recommended to the public, were written by your lordfhip. To be fo diftinguifhed is an honour, which, being very...
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Life of Johnson: Including Boswell's Journal of a Tour to the ..., Volume 1

James Boswell - 1799
...OF CHESTERFIELD. ,, . 'February 7, 1755. ' MY LORD, ' I have been lately informed, by the proprietor of the World, that two papers, in which my Dictionary...is recommended to the publick, were written by your Lordship. To be so distinguished, is an honour, which, being very little accustomed to favours from...
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Boswell's Life of Johnson: Including Boswell's Journal of a Tour ..., Volume 1

James Boswell - Hebrides (Scotland) - 1799
...EARL OF CHESTERFIELD. ' February 7, 1755. ' MY LORD, ' I have been lately informed, by the proprietor of the World, that two papers, in which my Dictionary...is recommended to the publick, were written by your Lordship. To be so distinguished, is an honour, which, being very little accustomed to favours from...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: Comprehending an Account of His Studies ...

James Boswell - 1799
...EARL OP CHESTERFIELD. ." MY LORD, February 7, 1755. f I HAVE been lately informed, by the proprietor of the World, that two papers, in which my Dictionary...is recommended to the publick, were written by your Lordship. To be so distinguished, is an honour, which, being very little accustomed to favours from...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL. D.

Samuel Johnson - Biography - 1801
...in the month of February, 1755. " To the Right Honourable the Earl of ** CHESTERFIELD. " MY LORD, " I have been lately informed, by the proprietors of...recommended " to the publick, were written by your " Lordftiip. To be fo diftinguifhed is an " honour which, being very little accuf** tomed to favours...
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Life. Poems. Irene, a tragedy

Samuel Johnson - 1801
...Honourable the Earl of '' CHESTERFIELD. " MY LORD, " I have been lately informed, by the pro" prietors of the World, that two papers, '' in which my Dictionary...recommended " to the publick, were written by your " Lordlhip. To be fo diftinguifhed is an " honour wWch, being very little accuf" tomed to favours from...
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The Beauties of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: Consisting of Maxims and Observations ...

Samuel Johnson - 1804 - 394 pages
...the Earl of Chesterfield. " MY LORD, February, 1755. " I have been lately informed, by the proprietor of the World, that two papers, in which my Dictionary is recommended to the ptiblic, were written by your Lordship. To be so distinguished, is an honour, which being very little...
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The Poetical Works ...: With the Life of the Author

Samuel Johnson - English literature - 1805 - 132 pages
...stands upon record in the annals of literary history. ' I have been lately informed by the proprietor of the " World," that two papers in which my dictionary is recommended to the public, were written by your Lordship. To be distinguished is an honour, which being very little accustomed...
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