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" I was drest, and found that his landlady had arrested him for his rent, at which he was in a violent passion. I perceived that he had already changed my guinea, and had got a bottle of Madeira and a glass before him. I put the cork into the bottle, desired... "
Boswell's Life of Johnson: Including Boswell's Journal of a Tour of the ... - Page 481
by James Boswell, Samuel Johnson - 1799
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Vicar of Wakefield

Oliver Goldsmith - Facsimile - 1766
...dreft, and found that his landlady had arrefted him for his rent, at which he was in a violent pajjion. I perceived that he had already changed my guinea, and had got a bottle of Madeira and a glafs before him. 1 put the cork into the bottle, defired he would be calm, and began...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: Comprehending an Account of His Studies ...

James Boswell - 1791 - 516 pages
...dreft, and found that his landlady had arrefted him for his rent, at which he was in a violent paflion. I perceived that he had already changed my guinea, and had got a bottle of Madeira and a glafs before him. I put the cork into the bottle, defired he would be calm, and began...
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Life of Johnson: Including Boswell's Journal of a Tour to the Hebrides and ...

James Boswell, Samuel Johnson - 1799
...The Traveller had appeared'. Then, to be sure, it was accidentally worth more money'.' Mrs. Piozzi' and Sir John Hawkins4 have strangely misstated the...six or seven months. Forster's Goldsmith, i. 425. ' The Traveller (price one shilling and sixpence) was published in December 1764, and The Vicar of...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: Comprehending an Account of His Studies ...

James Boswell - 1799
...from a Dignitary of the Church. Dr. Isaac Goldsmith, his near relation, was Dean of Cloyne, in '747and promised to come to him directly. I accordingly went...already changed my guinea; and had got a bottle of Madeira and a glass before him. I put the cork into the bottle, desired he would be calm, and began...
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Characteristic Anecdotes of Men of Learning and Genius, Natives of Great ...

Authors, English - 1808 - 552 pages
...it was not in his power to come to me, begging that I would come to him, as soon as possible. I gent him a guinea, and promised, to come to him directly....already changed my guinea, and had got a bottle of Madeira and a glass before him. I put the cork into the bottle, desired he would he calm, and began...
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The Gentleman's Magazine, Volume 83, Part 1

Early English newspapers - 1813
...accordingly went to him as soon as I was drest, and found that his landlady had arrested him for hie rent, at which he was in a violent passion. I perceived...already changed my guinea, and had got a bottle of Madeira, and a glass before him. I put the cork into the bottle, desired he would be calm, and began...
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The life of Samuel Johnson

James Boswell - Hebrides (Scotland) - 1817
...sent him a guinea, and promised to come to him directly. I accordingly went as soon as I was dressed, and found that his landlady had arrested him for his...had already changed my guinea, and had got a bottle o Madeira and a glass before Miss Hornecks, one of whom is now married to Henry Bunbury, Esq....
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The life of Samuel Johnson. Copious notes by Malone, Volume 2

Edmond Malone - 1821
...near relation, was Dean of Cloyne, in 1747. •2 Anecdotes of Johnson, p. 119. 3 Life of Johnson, 420. in a violent passion. I perceived that he had already changed my guinea, and had got a bottle of Madeira and a glass before him. I put the cork into the bottle, desired he 'Would be calm, and began...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL. D.: Comprehending an Account of ..., Volume 2

James Boswell - 1821
...near relation, was Dean of Cloyne, in 1747. 2 Anecdotes of Johnson, p. 119. 3 Life of Johnson, 420. in a violent passion. I perceived that he had already changed my guinea, and had got a bottle of Madeira and a glass before him. I put the cork into the bottle, desired he • would be calm, and began...
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The life of Samuel Johnson: comprehending an account of his studies and ...

James Boswell - Authors, English - 1822
...sent him a guinea, and promised to come to him directly. I according!/ went as soon as I was dressed, and found that his landlady had arrested him for his...already changed my guinea, and had got a bottle of Madeira and a glass before him. I put the cork into the bottle. desired he would be calm, and began...
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