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" Club," compared himself to a spider, and by another is described as protuberant behind and before. He is said to have been beautiful in his infancy, but he was of a constitution originally feeble and weak; and, as bodies of a tender frame are easily distorted,... "
The Leisure Hour - Page 271
by William Haig Miller, James Macaulay, William Stevens - 1859
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The lives of the most eminent English poets; with critical ..., Volume 4

Samuel Johnson - 1781
...behind and before. He is faid to have been beautiful in his infancy ; but he was of a conftitution originally feeble and weak ; and as bodies of a tender frame are eafily diftorted, his deformity was probably in part the effect of his application. His ftature was...
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The Lives of the Most Eminent English Poets;: Pope. Pitt. Thomson. Watts. A ...

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1781 - 503 pages
...of a conftitution originally feeble and weak ; and as bodies of a tender frame are eafily diftorted, his deformity was probably in part the effect of his application. His ftature was fo low, that, to bring him to a level with common tables, it was neceffary to raife his...
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The Lives of the Most Eminent English Poets;: Pope. Pitt. Thomson. Watts. A ...

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1781 - 503 pages
...behind and before. He is faid to have been beautiful in his infancy ; but he was of a conflitution originally feeble and weak ; and as bodies of a tender frame are eafdy diftorted, his deformity was probably in part the effecl: of his application. His ftature was...
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The Works of the English Poets: With Prefaces, Biographical and ..., Volume 65

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1781
...behind and before. He is faid to have been beautiful in his infancy.; but he was of a conftitutton originally feeble and weak; and as bodies of a tender frame are eafily diftorted, his deformity was pr"obably in part the efFecl of his application. His ftature was...
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The Beauties of Pope

Alexander Pope - English poetry - 1783 - 278 pages
...diftorted, his defor"' mity was probably in part the effefl of his ap " plication. His ftature was fo low, that, to " bring him to a level with common tables, it was " neceflary to raife his feat : but his face was not " difpleafing, and his eyes were animated and...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL. D.

Samuel Johnson, Sir John Hawkins - 1787
...protuberant behind and before. He is faid to have been beautiful in his infancy; but he was of a conftitution originally feeble and weak ; and as bodies of a tender frame are eafily diftorted, his deformity was probably in part the effect of his application. His ftature was...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: Together with His Life, and Notes on His ...

Samuel Johnson - 1787
...protuberant behind and before. He is faid to have been beautiful in his infancy; but he was of a conftitution originally feeble and weak; and as bodies of a tender frame are eafily diftorted, his deformity was probably in part the effect of his application. His ftature was...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL. D.: The lives of the most eminent English ...

Samuel Johnson, John Hawkins - English literature - 1787
...protuberant behind and before. He is faid to have been beautiful in his infancy; but he was of a conftitution originally -feeble and weak; and as bodies of a tender frame are eafily diftorted, his deformity was probably in part the effect of his application. His ftature was...
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A Complete Edition of the Poets of Great Britain..: Pope. Gay. Pattison ...

1794
...himfelf to a fpidc-r, and is faid to have been protuberant behind and before. His II лиг was fo low, that, to bring him to a level with common tables, it was neceffary to raife his feat. But his face wat weet and animated, and his eye remarkably intelligent...
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Johnson's Lives of the the English Poets: Abridged: with Notes and Illustrations

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1797 - 239 pages
...ealily diftorted, his deformity was probably in part the eflect of his application. His ftature was fo low, that, to bring him to a level with common tables it was necefiary to raife his feat. But his face was not difplealing, and his eyes were animated and vivid....
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