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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 Monthly Repository and Library of Entertaining Knowledge, Volumen4

1834
...Dictionary was written with little assistance from 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." Chesterfield,...
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The Parterre of fiction, poetry, history [&c.]., Volumen1

1834
...the author declares, " 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 sorrow." Lord Chesterfield,...
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Lives of eminent and illustrious Englishmen, ed. by G. G. Cunningham, Volumen1

Englishmen - 1836
...written, as he says, " 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." The sorrow to...
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The Life of John Calvin

Théodore de Bèze - 1836 - 332 páginas
...labours were pursued ' 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' — An exile...
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Lives of eminent and illustrious Englishmen, ed. by G. G. Cunningham, Volumen6

Englishmen - 1837
...written, as he says, " 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." The sorrow to...
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The church scholar's reading-book, selected from the Saturday magazine

Saturday magazine - 1840
...Dictionary was written with little assistance from 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." Chesterfield,...
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The New Monthly Magazine and Humorist, Volumen62

1841
...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 amid inconvenience and distraction, in sickness and in sorrow. It may repress...
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Lancashire: its history, legends, and manufactures

George Newenham Wright - 1841
...called the mule, " 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 amid inconvenience and distraction, in sickness and in sorrow." The parallel is...
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Cyclopædia of English Literature: A History, Critical and ..., Volumen2

Robert Chambers - 1844
...Dictionary was written with little assistance of the learned, and without any patronage of the great ; leave the world unseen, And with thee fade away into the forest di academic bowers, but amid inconvenience and distraction, in sickness and in sorrow. It may repress...
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Memoir of Ann H. Judson: Late Missionary to Burmah; Including a History of ...

James Davis Knowles - 1844 - 392 páginas
...might be alleged, in the melancholy words of the great English lexicographer, that it was written, " not in the soft obscurities of retirement, or under the shelter of academic bowers; but amid inconvenience and distraction, in sickness and in sorrow." Mrs. Judson returned...
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