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" I put the cork into the bottle, desired he would be calm, and began to talk to him of the means by which he might be extricated. He then told me that he had a novel ready for the press, which he produced to me. I looked into it, and saw its merit ; told... "
Worthies of the world, a series of historical and critical sketches, ed. by ... - Page 154
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Boswell's Life of Johnson: Including Boswell's Journal of a Tour ..., Volume 1

James Boswell - Hebrides (Scotland) - 1799
...would be calm, and began to talk to him of the means by which he might be extricated. He then told me that he had a novel ready for the press, which...having gone to a bookseller, sold it for sixty pounds. I brought Goldsmith the money, and he discharged his rent, not without rating his landlady in a high...
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Life of Johnson: Including Boswell's Journal of a Tour to the ..., Volume 1

James Boswell - 1799
...would be calm, and began to talk to him of the means by which he might be extricated. He then told me that he had a novel ready for the press, which...having gone to a bookseller, sold it for sixty pounds. I brought Goldsmith the money, and he discharged his rent, not without rating his landlady in a high...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: Comprehending an Account of His Studies ...

James Boswell - 1799
...would be calm, and began to talk to him of the means by which he might he extricated. He then told me that he had a novel ready for the press, which...having gone to a bookseller, sold it for sixty pounds. I brought Goldsmith the money, and he discharged his rent, not without rating his landlady in a high...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL. D.: Comprehending an Account of ..., Volume 1

James Boswell - Authors, English - 1807
...would be calm, and began to talk to him of the means by which he might be extricated. He then told me that he had a novel ready for the press, which...having gone to a bookseller, sold it for sixty pounds. I brought Goldsmith the money, and he discharged his rent, not without rating his landlady in a high...
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Characteristic Anecdotes of Men of Learning and Genius, Natives of Great ...

John Watkins - Authors, English - 1808 - 552 pages
...would he calm, and began to talk to him of the means by which he might be extricated. He then told me, that he had a novel ready for the press, which he produced to me. I looked into it, and saw ita merit ; told the landlady I should soon return, and having gone to a bookseller, sold it for sixty...
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The Vicar of Wakefield: A Tale

Oliver Goldsmith - 1808 - 196 pages
...of the means by which he wii MEMOIRS OF OLIVER GOLDSMITH. might be extricated. He then told Johnson that he had a novel ready for the press, which he produced. Johnson looked into it and saw its merit, told the landlady he should soon return, and having gone...
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The Gentleman's Magazine, Volume 83, Part 1; Volume 113

Early English newspapers - 1813
...would be calm, and began to talk to him of the means by jvhich he might he extricated. He then told me that he had a novel ready for the press, which...having gone to a Bookseller, sold it for sixty pounds. I brought Goldsmith the money, and he discharged bis rent, not without rating his landlady in a high...
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The life of Samuel Johnson, Volume 2

James Boswell - 1817
...would be calm, and began to talk to him of the means by which he might be extricated. He then told me that he had a novel ready for the press, which...having gone to a bookseller, sold it for sixty pounds. I brought Goldsmith the money, and he discharged his rent, not without rating his landlady in a high...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, Volume 1

James Boswell - 1820
...means by which he might be extricated. He then told me that he had a novel ready for the press, ĢInch he produced to me. I looked into it, and saw its merit...having gone to a bookseller, sold it for sixty pounds. I brought Goldsmith the money, and he discharged his rent, not without rating his landlad}' in a high...
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The life of Samuel Johnson. Copious notes by Malone, Volume 2

James Boswell - 1821
...'Would be calm, and began to talk to him of the means by which he might be extricated. He then told me that he had a novel ready for the press, which...having gone to a bookseller, sold it for sixty pounds. I brought Goldsmith the money, and he discharged his rent, not without rating his landlady in a high...
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