Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books
" In the course of our conversation this day it came out that Lady Eglintoune was married the year before Dr. Johnson was born; upon which she graciously said to him that she might have been his mother, and that she now adopted him; and when we were going... "
Traditions of Edinburgh - Page 270
by Robert Chambers - 1825
Full view - About this book

The journal of a tour to the Hebrides, with Samuel Johnson

James Boswell - Hebrides (Scotland) - 1785 - 524 pages
...polifhed fociety. Much has thus been irrecoverably loft. In the courfe of our converfation this day, it came out, that Lady Eglintoune was married the year before Dr. Johnfon was born ; upon •which fhe gracioufly faid to him, that fhc might have been his mother, and...
Full view - About this book

The Journal of a Tour to the Hebrides, with Samuel Johnson, LL.D.

James Boswell - Hebrides - 1785 - 524 pages
...polimed fociety. Much has thus been irrecoverably loft. In the courfe of our converfation this day, it came out, that Lady Eglintoune was married the year before Dr. Johnfon was born ; upon which me gracioufly faid to him, that fhe might have been his mother, and that...
Full view - About this book

Boswell's Life of Johnson: Tour to the Hebrides (1773) and Journey into ...

James Boswell - Hebrides (Scotland) - 1786
...polished society. Much has thus been irrecoverably lost. In the course of our conversation this day, it came out, that Lady Eglintoune was married the...to him, that she might have been his mother ; and that she now adopted him ; and when we were going away, she embraced him, saying, ' My dear son, farewell'...
Full view - About this book

The Journal of a Tour to the Hebrides, with Samuel Johnson, LL.D.

James Boswell - 1807 - 460 pages
...polished society. Much has thus been irrecoverably lost. In the course of our conversation this day, it came out, that Lady Eglintoune was married the...to him, that she might have been his mother ; and that she now adopted him ; and when we were going away, she embraced him, saying, " My dear son, farewell...
Full view - About this book

The Journal of a Tour to the Hebrides, with Samuel Johnson, L. L. D.

James Boswell - Hebrides (Scotland) - 1810 - 414 pages
...polished society. Much has thus become irrecoverably lost. In the course of our conversation this day, it came out, that Lady Eglintoune was married the...said to him, that she might have been his mother, and that she now adopted him ; and when we were going away, she embraced him, saying, " My dear son, farewell...
Full view - About this book

The Journal of a Tour to the Hebrides, with Samuel Johnson

James Boswell - Hebrides (Scotland) - 1813 - 460 pages
...polished society. Much has thus been irrecoverably lost. In the course of our conversation this day, it came out, that Lady Eglintoune was married the year before Dr. Johnson was born ; upon which shd graciously said to him, that she might have been his mother ; and that she now adopted him ; and...
Full view - About this book

The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: Including a Journal of a Tour ..., Volume 3

James Boswell - Authors, English - 1831
...polished society. Much has thus been irrecoverably lost. In the course of our conversation this day it came out that Lady Eglintoune was married the year...said to him that she might have been his mother, and that she now adopted him ; and when we were going away, she embraced him, saying, " My dear son, farewell...
Full view - About this book

The life of Samuel Johnson ... including A journal of a tour to ..., Volume 3

James Boswell - 1831
...polished society. Much has thus been irrecoverably lost. In the course of our conversation this day it came out that Lady Eglintoune was married the year...said to him that she might have been his mother, and that she now adopted him ; and when we were going away, she embraced him, saying, " My dear son, farewell...
Full view - About this book

Waverley Novels, Volume 41

Sir Walter Scott - 1832
...acquaintance of men of talents in every department." ***** " In the course of our conversation this day, it came out that Lady Eglintoune was married the year...said to him, that she might have been his mother, and that she now adopted him ; and when we were going away, she embraced him, saying, ' My dear son, farewell...
Full view - About this book

Introductions, and Notes and Illustrations to the Novels, Tales ..., Volume 3

Walter Scott - 1833
...acquaintance of men of talents in every department." # # * * # " In the course of our conversation this day, it came out that Lady Eglintoune was married the year...said to him, that she might have been his mother, and that she now adopted him ; and when we were going away, she embraced him, saying, ' My dear son, farewell...
Full view - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search
  4. Download EPUB
  5. Download PDF