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" I should have believed Burke to be Junius, because I know no man but Burke who is capable of writing these letters ; but Burke spontaneously denied it to me. "
The Life of Edmund Burke: Comprehending and Impartial Account of His ... - Page 156
by Robert Bisset - 1800
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An Old Shropshire Oak, Volume 4

John Wood Warter - Great Britain - 1891
...wonderful concealment of the author of the celebrated letters signed Junius, he said : — " I should have believed Burke to be Junius, because I know no man but Burke who is capable of writing those letters ; but Burke spontaneously denied it to me. The case would be different had I asked him...
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The Bookworm: An Illustrated Treasury of Old-time Literature, Volume 7

Bibliography - 1894
...wrote concerning the Junius controversy, " I should have believed Burke to be Junius, because I knew no man but Burke who is capable of writing these '...different had I asked him if he was the author ; a man so questioned as to anonymous publication may think he has a right to deny it." Sir Walter Scott, when...
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The Classic and the Beautiful from the Literature of Three ..., Volume 6

Henry Coppée - Literature - 1896
...occasions, the truest." Dr. Johnson, who had entered the lists against Junius, told Boswell : " I. should have believed Burke to be Junius, because I know no...letters ; but Burke spontaneously denied it to me." Burke told Reynolds that he knew Junius, and uniformly spoke of him as he would hardly have spoken...
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Johnsonian Miscellanies, Volume 1

Samuel Johnson - Authors, English - 1897
...Hamilton. Hamilton was most generally suspected.' Memoirs of George III, iii. 401. Johnson said, ' I should have believed Burke to be Junius, because I know no...letters, but Burke spontaneously denied it to me.' Life, iii. 376. Burke, writing on this subject to Charles Townshend on Oct. 17, 1771, says :— ' My...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson ...: To which is Added The Journal of a Tour to ...

James Boswell - Hebrides (Scotland) - 1900 - 726 pages
...the -wonderful concealment of the author of the celebrated letters signed Juntus, he said, " I should so questioned, as to ад anonymous publication, may think he has a right to deny it." AGE 70] BOSWELL'S...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, L.L. D.: Together with a Journal of a ..., Volume 2

James Boswell - 1900
...wonderful concealment of the authour of the celebrated letters signed Junius ; he said, " I should have believed Burke to be Junius, because I know no...have been different had I asked him if he was the authour ; a man so questioned, as to an anonymous publication, may think he has a right to deny it."...
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Boswell's Life of Johnson, Volume 5

James Boswell - 1901
...author of the celebrated letters signed Jiinin.t ; he said, ' ] should have believed Burke to be Juuius, because I know no man but Burke who is capable of...different, had I asked him if he was the author ; a man so questioned, as to an anonymous publication, may think he has a right to deny it.' He observed that...
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Life of Johnson, Volume 2

James Boswell - 1904
...the wonderful concealment of the authour of the celebrated letters signed Junius ; he said, 'I should have believed Burke to be Junius, because I know no...spontaneously denied it to me. The case would have been 284 LONDON A HEAVEN UPON EARTH [1779 different had I asked him if he was the authour ; a man so questioned,...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson: March 19, 1776-Dec. 13, 1784

James Boswell - Authors, English - 1907 - 1172 pages
...celebrated letters signed Junius ; he said, I should have believed Burke to be Junius, because I kno\v no man but Burke who is capable of writing these letters...different, had I asked him if he was the author; a man so questioned, as to an anonymous publication, may think he has a right to deny it." He observed that...
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Boswell's Life of Johnson

James Boswell - 1917 - 574 pages
...the wonderful concealment of the authour of the celebrated letters signed Junius; he said, 'I should have believed Burke to be Junius, because I know no...have been •different had I asked him if he was the authour; a man so questioned, as to an anonymous publication, may think he has a right to deny it.'...
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