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" All you need do (says he) is to leave them just as they are; call on Lord Halifax two or three months hence, thank him for his kind observations on those passages, and then read them to him as altered. I have known him much longer than you have, and will... "
Poetry and Poets: A Collection of the Choicest Anecdotes Relative to the ... - Page 276
by Richard Ryan - 1826 - 305 pages
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The lives of the most eminent English poets; with critical observations on ...

Samuel Johnson - 1781
...months hence, thank him for his kind ob" fervations on thofe pafTagcs, and then read " them to him as altered. I have known him " much longer than you have, and will be " anfwerable for the event.' I followed his " advice ; waited on Lord Halifax fome time " after ; faid,...
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Prior. Congreve. Blackmore. Fenton. Gay. Granville. Yalden. Tickell. Hammond ...

Samuel Johnson - Poets, English - 1781
...months hence, thank him for his kind ob" fervations on thofe paflages, and then read " them to him as altered. I have known him " much longer than you have, and will be " anfwerable for the event.' I followed his " advice ; waited on Lord Halifax fome time " after ; faid,...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: Together with His Life, and Notes on His ...

Samuel Johnson - 1787
...months hence, thank him for his kind obfer" vations on thofe paffages, and then read them to him " as altered. I have known him much longer than " you have, and will be anfwcrable for the event.' " I followed his advice; waited on Lord Halifax forne * * time after; faid,...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL. D.

Samuel Johnson, Sir John Hawkins - 1787
...months hence, thank him for his kind obfer" vations on thofe paflages, and then read them to him " as altered. I have known him much longer than " you have, and will be anfwerable for the event/ " I followed his advice ; waited on Lord Halifax fome " time after ; faid,...
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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
...months hence, thank him for his kind obfer" vations on thofe palFages, and then read them to him " as altered. I have known him much longer than, " you have, and will be anfvvcrable for the event/ " I followed his advice ; waited on Lord Halifax fome " time after; faid,...
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The Works of Alexander Pope, Esq, Volume 1

Alexander Pope - English literature - 1797
...months hence, thank him for his kind obfervations on thofe paffages, and then read them to him, as altered. I have known him much longer than you have, and will be anfwerable for the event." I followed his advice, waited on Lord Halifax fome time after ; faid, I...
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The Works of Alexander Pope, Esq: In Nine Volumes, Complete. With ..., Volume 1

Alexander Pope, Joseph Warton - 1797
...month* hence, thank him for his kind obfervations on thofe paffages, and then read them to him, as altered. I have known him much longer than you have, and will be anfwerable for the event." I followed his advice, waited on Lord Halifax fome time after ; faid, I...
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Lives

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1800
...kind observations on those pas" sages, and then read them to him as altered. I have known him mud " longer than you have, and will be answerable for the..."read them to him " exactly as they were at first; and his Lordship was extremely pleased " with »hem, and cried out, 'Ay, now they are perfectly right...
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The works of the poets of Great Britain and Ireland. With prefaces ...

Great Britain - 1804
...months hence, thank him for his kind observations on those pas" sages, and then read them to him 'as altered. I have known him much " longer than you have,...read them to him " exactly as they were at first; and his Lordship was extremely pleased " with them, and cried out, 'Ay, now they are perfectly right...
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General Biography: Or, Lives, Critical and Historical, of the Most ..., Volume 7

John Aikin - Biography - 1808
...months hence, thank him for his kind observations on those passages, and then read then» to him as altered. I have known him much longer than you have, and will be answerable for the event." Pope followed this advice, and his lordship at the second reading was extremely pleased with the lines,...
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