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" Dictionary was written with little assistance of the learned, and without any patronage of the great ; not in the soft obscurities of retirement, or under the shelter of academick bowers, but amidst inconvenience and distraction, in sickness and in sorrow. "
Medical Education: Past, Present and Future: Handing on Learning - Página xii
por Kenneth Calman - 2006 - 560 páginas
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The Eclectic Magazine of Foreign Literature, Science, and Art, Volumen34

1881
...lexicographer ! ' He wrote having " little assistance of the learned, and without any patronage of the great ; not in the soft obscurities of retirement or under...amidst inconvenience and distraction, in sickness and in sorrow." Yes. His " Tetty" died during the nine years his dictionary occupied him ; he was not able...
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The English Essayists: A Comprehensive Selection from the Works of the Great ...

1881 - 536 páginas
...Dictionary" was written with little assistance of the learned, and without any patronage of the great ; k l m academic bowers, but amidst inconvenience and distraction, in sickness and in sorrow. It may repress...
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The Cornhill Magazine, Volumen43

George Smith, William Makepeace Thackeray - 1881
...lexicographer ! " He wrote having " little assistance of the learned, and without any patronage of the great ; not in the soft obscurities of retirement or under the shelter of acodemick bowers, but amidst inconvenience and distraction, in sickness and in sorrow." Yes. His "...
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Sunday talk (ed. by C. Church).

Cyril Church - 1883
...Dictionary ' was written with little assistance of the learned, and without any patronage of the great ; not in the soft obscurities of retirement or under the shelter of academic bowers, but amidst inconvenience and distraction, in sickness and in sorrow; and it may repress...
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The life of Samuel Johnson ... together with The journal of a tour ..., Volumen6

James Boswell - 1884
...meanness of dedication." Such a man, when he had finished his Dictionary, " not," as he says himself, " in the soft obscurities of retirement, or under the...amidst inconvenience and distraction, in sickness and in sorrow, and without the patronage of the great," was not likely to be caught by the lure, thrown...
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Johnsoniana: Anecdotes of the Late Samuel Johnson

Hester Lynch Piozzi, Richard Cumberland, Fanny Burney - 1884 - 432 páginas
...meanness of dedication." Such a man, when he had finished his Dictionary, " not," as he says himself, " in the soft, obscurities of retirement, or under the...amidst inconvenience and distraction, in sickness and in sorrow, and without the patronage of the great," was not likely to be caught by the lure, thrown...
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Doctor Johnson: His Life, Works & Table Talk

James Macaulay - 1884 - 156 páginas
...Dictionary was written with little assistance from the learned, and without any patronage from the great ; not in the soft obscurities of retirement, or under the shelter of academic bowers, but amid inconvenience and distraction, in sickness and in sorrow. ... I may be surely...
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Johnson: His Characteristics and Aphorisms

James Hay - 1884 - 173 páginas
...Dictionary was written with little assistance of the learned, and without any patronage of the great ; not in the soft obscurities of retirement, or under the shelter of academic bowers, but amidst inconvenience and distraction, in sickness and in sorrow ; and it may repress...
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The English Essayists: A Comprehensive Selection from the Works of the Great ...

1887 - 536 páginas
...Dictionary" was written with little assistance of the learned, and without any patronage of the great ; he rose renew The juice nectareous, academic bowers, but amidst inconvenience and distraction, in sickness and in sorrow. It may repress...
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Essay on Johnson

Thomas Babington Macaulay Baron Macaulay - 1891 - 49 páginas
...Dictionary was written with little assistance of the learned, and without any patronage of the great; not in the soft obscurities of retirement, or under the shelter of academic bowers, but amidst inconvenience and distraction, in sickness and in sorrow. It may repress...
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