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" ... Madeira and a glass before him. 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... "
Lives of the novelists - Page 102
by sir Walter Scott (bart.) - 1825
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Vicar of Wakefield, Volume 1

Oliver Goldsmith - Facsimile - 1766
...having gone to a bookfeller, fold it for fixty pounds. I brought Goldjmith the money, and he difcharged his rent, not without rating his landlady in a high tone for having ufed him fo ill." Laft, but — to reverfe the current phrafe — certainly leaft in importance, is...
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Boswell's Life of Johnson: Including Boswell's Journal of a Tour ..., Volume 1

James Boswell - Hebrides (Scotland) - 1799
...ready for the press, which he produced to me. I looked into it, and saw its merit ; told the landlady I should soon return, and having gone to a bookseller,...landlady in a high tone for having used him so ill*.' My next meeting with Johnson was on Friday the ist of July, when he and I and Dr. Goldsmith supped...
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Life of Johnson: Including Boswell's Journal of a Tour to the ..., Volume 1

James Boswell - 1799
...ready for the press, which he produced to me. I looked into it, and saw its merit ; told the landlady I should soon return, and having gone to a bookseller,...landlady in a high tone for having used him so ill'.' My next meeting with Johnson was on Friday the 1st of July, when he and I and Dr. Goldsmith supped...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: Comprehending an Account of His Studies ...

James Boswell - 1799
...ready for the press, which he produced to me. I looked into it, and saw its merit ; told the landlady I should soon return, and having gone to a bookseller,...his landlady in a high tone for having used him so ill."3 My next meeting with Johnson was on Friday the 1st of July, when he and I and Dr. Goldsmith...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL. D.: Comprehending an Account of ..., Volume 1

James Boswell - Authors, English - 1807
...ready for the press, which he produced to me. I looked into it, and saw its merit; told the landlady I should soon return, and having gone to a bookseller,...landlady in a high tone for having used him so ill." 1 My next meeting with Johnson was on Friday the 1st of July, when he and I and Dr. Goldsmith supped...
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Characteristic Anecdotes of Men of Learning and Genius, Natives of Great ...

John Watkins - Authors, English - 1808 - 552 pages
...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,...money, and he discharged his rent, not without rating bis landlady in a high tone for having used him so iil." . The bookseller, however, did not bring out...
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The Vicar of Wakefield: A Tale

Oliver Goldsmith - 1808 - 196 pages
...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 to a bookseller, sold it for sixty pounds. When he bronght the money, Goldsmith discharged his rent, but not without rating his landlady in a...
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The Gentleman's Magazine, Volume 83, Part 1; Volume 113

Early English newspapers - 1813
...ready for the press, which he produced to me. I looked into it, and saw its merit ; told the landlady I should soon return ; and having gone to a Bookseller,...pounds. I brought Goldsmith the money, and he discharged bis rent, not without rating his landlady in a high tone for having used, him so ill." Additions to...
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The life of Samuel Johnson, Volume 2

James Boswell - 1817
...ready for the press, which he produced to me. I looked into it, and saw its merit ; told the landlady I should soon return, and having gone to a bookseller,...landlady in a high tone for having used him so ill." My next meeting with Johnson was on Friday the 1st of July, when he and I and Dr. Goldsmith supped...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, Volume 1

James Boswell - 1820
...for the press, ĢInch he produced to me. I looked into it, and saw its merit ; told the landlady I should soon return, and having gone to a bookseller,...and he discharged his rent, not without rating his landlad}' in a high tone for having nsed him so ill." My next meeting with Johnson was on Friday the...
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