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Remarks on Dr. Samuel Johnson's Journey to the Hebrides: Which are Contained ... - Page 219
by Donald MacNicol - 1779 - 371 pages
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A Journey to the Western Islands of Scotland

Samuel Johnson - Hebrides (Scotland) - 1775 - 268 pages
...difficulties ; and in their houfes were preferred what accounts remained of paft ages. But the Chiefs were fometimes ignorant and carelefs, and fometimes...when they are opened again, will again impart their inftruQion : memory, once interrupted, is not to be recall'. d. Written learning is a fixed luminary,...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL. D.: Political tracts. Political essays ...

Samuel Johnson, John Hawkins - English literature - 1787
...feries of unwritten hiftory. Books are faithful repofirorit s, which may b a while neglected G 3 w or forgotten ; but when they are opened again, will again impart their inftruftion: memory, once interrupted, is not to be recalled. Written learning is a rixcd luminary,...
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A Journey to the Western Islands of Scotland

Samuel Johnson - Hebrides - 1791 - 384 pages
...the whole feries of unwritten hiftory. Books are faithful repofitories, which may be a while negle&ed or forgotten ; but when they are opened again, will again impart their inftrudion : memory, once interrupted, is not to be recalled. Written learning is a fixed luminary,...
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A journey to the western islands of Scotland [by S. Johnson].

Samuel Johnson - 1800
...of ignorance effaces the whole series of unwritten history. Books are faithful repositories, \vhich may be a while neglected or forgotten ', but when they are opened again, will again impart their instruction ; memory once interrupted, is not to be recalled, "Written learning is a fixe.1 luminary,...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.

Samuel Johnson - Biography - 1801
...particular inftances have been given, with fuch evidence as neither Bacon nor Eayle has been able to or forgotten ; but when they are opened again, will...inftruction : memory, once interrupted, is not to he recalled. Written learning is a fixed luminary, which, after the cloud that had hidden it has paft...
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The Beauties of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: Consisting of Maxims and Observations ...

Samuel Johnson - 1804 - 394 pages
...to be learned from them. life of Dr. Baerhajve, p. 229 , .[ 132 ] Books are faithful repositories, which may be a while neglected or forgotten, but when they are opened again, will again impart their instruction. Memory once interrupted is not to be recalled. Writteii^learning re a fixed luminary,...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson

Samuel Johnson - English literature - 1806
...whole series of unwritten history. Books are faithful repositories, which may be a while ne. glected or forgotten ; but when they are opened again, will again impart their instruction : memory, once interrupted, is not to be recalled. Written learning is a fixed luminary,...
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The British Tourists: Or, Traveller's Pocket Companion, Through ..., Volume 2

William Fordyce Mavor - Great Britain - 1809
...effaces the whole series of unwritten history. Books are faithful repositories, which may be awhile neglected or forgotten ; but when they are opened again, will again impart their instruction ; memory once interrupted, is not to be recalled. Written learning is a fixed luminary,...
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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
...generation of ignorance effaces the whole series of unwritten history. Books are faithful repositories, which may be a while neglected or forgotten ; but...when they are opened again, will again impart their instruction : memory, once interrupted, is not to he recalled. Written learning is a fixed luminary,...
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Works, Volume 8

Samuel Johnson - 1811
...generation of ignorance effaces the whole series of unwritten history. Books are faithful repositories, which may be a while neglected or forgotten ; but...when they are opened again, will again impart their instruction: memory, once interrupted, is not to be recalled. Written learning is a fixed luminary,...
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