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" Knowledge is of two kinds. We know a subject ourselves, or we know where we can find information upon it. "
The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL. D. - Page 511
by James Boswell - 1907
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The Life of Samuel Johnson

James Boswell - 1873 - 576 pages
...reverie, wheeled about and answered, ' Sir, the reason is very plain. Knowledge is of two kinds. Wo know a subject ourselves, or we know where we can find information upon it. When wo inquire into any subject, the first thing we have to do is to know what books have treated of it....
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The life of Samuel Johnson ... together with A journal of a tour to the ...

James Boswell - 1874
...library, than Johnson ran eagerly to one side of the room, intent on poring over the backs of the books. Sir Joshua observed, (aside,) " He runs to the books,...know where we can find information upon it. When we inquire into any subject, the first thing we have to do is to know what books have treated of it. This...
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The life of Samuel Johnson ... together with A journal of a tour to the ...

James Boswell - 1874
...library, than Johnson ran eagerly to one side of the room, intent on poring over the backs of the books. Sir Joshua observed, (aside,) " He runs to the books,...know where we can find information upon it. When we inquire into any subject, the first thing we have to do is to know what books have treated of it. This...
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LIFE AND CONSERVATIONS OF DR. SAMUEL JOHNSON (FOUNDED CHIEFLY UPON BOSWELL).

ALEXANDER MAIN - 1874
...have. But it seems odd that one should have such a desire to look at the backs of books." JOHNSON : " Sir, the reason is very plain. Knowledge is of two...know where we can find information upon it. When we inquire into any subject, the first thing we have to do is to know what books have treated of it. This...
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Life and Conversations of Dr. Samuel Johnson: (founded Chiefly Upon Boswell).

Alexander Main - Authors, English - 1874 - 441 pages
...have. But it seems odd that one should have such a desire to look at the backs of books." JOHNSON : " Sir, the reason is very plain. Knowledge is of two...know where we can find information upon it. When we inquire into any subject, the first thing we have to do is to know what books have treated of it. This...
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Familiar Quotations: Being an Attempt to Trace to Their Source Passages and ...

John Bartlett - Quotations - 1874 - 778 pages
...vice, why, Sir, when he leaves our houses let us count our spoons. BosweWs Life ofjtohnson. An. 1763. Knowledge is of two kinds. We know a subject ourselves,...or we know where we can find information upon it. md. An. 1775. There is nothing which has yet been contrived by man, by which so much happiness is produced...
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An Epitome of Leading Common Law Cases: With Some Short Notes Thereon ...

John Indermaur - Common law - 1874 - 120 pages
...review of Mr. Copinger's publication better than with the apt quotation with which he inaugurates it: 'Knowledge is of two kinds; we know a subject ourselves,...or we know where we can find information upon it.' "—Law Journal. " Mr. Copinger has not only designed an Index which cannot fail to be of practical...
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A New Law Dictionary and Institute of the Whole Law: For the Use of Students ...

Archibald Brown - Electronic books - 1874 - 391 pages
...review of Mr. Copingcr's publication better than with the apt quotation with which he inaugurate1; it: 'Knowledge is of two kinds; we know a subject ourselves,...or we know where we can find information upon it.' " — Law Journal. " Mr. Copinger has not only designed an Index which cannot fail to be of practical...
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Congressional Record: Proceedings and Debates of the ... Congress

United States. Congress - Law
...earmarked for college library assistance and library training. Boswell, in 1775, said: "Knowledge la of two kinds. We know a subject ourselves, or we know where we can find information upon It. When we inquire Into any subject, the first thing we have to do Is to know what books have treated of it. This...
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English constitutional history

1875
...review of Mr. Copinger's publication better than with the apt quotation with which he inaugurates it: 'Knowledge is of two kinds ; we know a subject ourselves,...or we know where we can find information upon it.' " Mr. Copingcr has not only designed an Index which cannot fail to be of practical use, but has In...
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