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" I believe, Sir, you have a great many. Norway, too, has noble wild prospects; and Lapland is remarkable for prodigious noble wild prospects. But, Sir, let me tell you, the noblest prospect which a Scotchman ever sees, is the high-road that leads him to... "
Johnsoniana: from Boswell's life of the great lexicographer and moralist ... - Page 80
by James Boswell - 1820
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: Comprehending an Account of His Studies ...

James Boswell - 1791 - 516 pages
...thought himfelf perfectly fafe ; for he obferved, that Scotland had a great many noble wild profpects. JoHNSON. " I believe, Sir, you have a great many. Norway, too, has noble wild profpects ; and Lapland is remarkable for prodigious noble wild profpects. But, Sir, let me tell you,...
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Boswell's Life of Johnson: Life

James Boswell - Hebrides (Scotland) - 1799
...little by this, Mr. Ogilvie then took new ground, where, I suppose, he thought himself perfectly safe ; for he observed, that Scotland had a great many noble...Scotchman ever sees, is the high road that leads him to England1 !' This unexpected and pointed sally produced a roar of applause. After all, however, those,...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, Volume 1

Samuel Johnson - English literature - 1806
...a Scottish clergyman, having remarked, " that " Scotland had a great many noble wild pros' pects." JOHNSON. " I believe, Sir, you have ' a great many...noble 'wild ' prospects, and Lapland is remarkable for pro' digious noble wild prospects ; but, Sir, let me ' tell you, the noblest prospect which a Sc,otch'...
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The life of Samuel Johnson, Volume 2

James Boswell - 1817
...little by this, Mr. Ogilvie then took a new ground, where I suppose he thought himself perfectly safe ; for he observed, that Scotland had a great many noble wild prospects. JOBNSON. " I believe, Sir, you have a great many. Norway, too, has noble wild prospects ; and Lapland...
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The life of Samuel Johnson, Volume 1

James Boswell - 1820
...where I suppose he thought himself perfectly safe; for he observed, that Scotland had a great in my noble wild prospects. JOHNSON. " I believe, Sir, you...noble wild prospects; and Lapland is remarkable for prodigions noble wild prospects. But, Sir, let me tell yon, the noblest prospect which a Scocthman...
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The British Prose Writers, Volume 16

British prose literature - 1821
...little by this, Mr. Ogilvie then took a new ground, where he probably thought himself perfectly safe; for he observed, that Scotland had a great many noble...Norway, too, has noble wild prospects ; and Lapland is remarkable-for prodigious noble wild prospects : but, sir, let me tell yon, the noblest prospect which...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL. D.: Comprehending an Account of ..., Volume 2

James Boswell - 1821
...by this, Mr. Ogilvie then .took new .ground, where, I suppose, he thought himself perfectly safe ; for he observed, that Scotland had a great many noble...you have a great many. Norway, too, has noble wild prospect* ; and Lapland is remarkable for prodigious noble wild prospects. But, sir, let me tell you,...
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Lives of Scottish Poets, Volume 2

Society of Ancient Scots - Poets, Scottish - 1822 - 378 pages
...grand scenery, that Scotland had a great many wild prospects. " Yes, sir," said Jolmson, " I believe you have a great many. Norway, too, has noble wild...sir, let me tell you, the noblest prospect which a Scotsman ever sees, is the higb road that leads him to London." " I admit," rejoined Ogilvie, " that...
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The life of Samuel Johnson. [With] The principal corrections and additions ...

James Boswell - 1822
...by this, Mr. Ogilvie then took a new ground, where, I suppose, he thought himself perfectly safe ; for he observed, that Scotland had a great many noble wild prospects. JOHNTSON. " I believe, Sir, you have a great many. Norway, too, has noble wild prospects ; and Lapland...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL. D., Comprehending an Account of ..., Volume 1

James Boswell - 1824
...little by this, Mf. Ogilvie then took new ground, where, I suppose, hfe thought himself perfectly safe ; for he observed, that Scotland had a great many noble wild prospects. JOHNBON : " I believe, Sir, you have a great many. Norway, too, has noble wild prospects ; and Lapland...
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