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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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Class Book of Prose: Consisting of Selections from Distinguished English and ...

John Seely Hart - 1845 - 372 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 amid inconvenience and distraction, in sickness and in sorrow. It may repress...
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Correspondence of the Late James Watt on His Discovery of the Theory of the ...

James Watt - 1846 - 280 páginas
...words of the great master of the English tongue, that " it was written, not in the soft obscuri" ties of retirement, or under the shelter of academick "...amidst inconvenience and distraction, " in sickness and in sorrow." About the beginning of the year, when the correspondence commences, he had returned from...
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The Gallery of Engravings, Volumen3

George Newenham Wright, Charles Henry Timperley - 1845
...mechanism, 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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Eulogy on John Pickering, LL. D., President of the American Academy of Arts ...

Daniel Appleton White - 1847 - 106 páginas
...of his countrymen who have deserved well of letters, he has been obliged to prosecute his studies, ' not in the soft obscurities of retirement, or under the shelter of academic bowers,' but amidst the inconveniences and distractions of public life, and the fatigues of...
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The Christian miscellany, and family visiter, Volúmenes7-8

1850
...far from encouraging: "with little assistance of the learned, and without auy 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." Though the...
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Outlines of the History of the English Language

George Lillie Craik - 1851
...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 represthe...
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The National Magazine, Volumen2

Abel Stevens, James Floy - 1853
...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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A History of England in the Lives of Englishmen, Volumen6

George Godfrey Cunningham - 1853
...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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Memorials of the Lineage, Early Life, Education, and Development of the ...

George Williamson (of Greenock.), Watt Club, Greenock - 1856 - 262 páginas
...records, I beg to state, in the words of the great master of the English tongue, that ' it was written not in the soft obscurities of retirement, or under...amidst inconvenience and distraction, in sickness and in sorrow.' " In such sorrow, it was not the least bitter ingredient, perhaps, that he was unable by...
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A Compendium of English Literature: Chronologically Arranged, from Sir John ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - 1856 - 776 páginas
...Dictionary was written with h'ttle assistance of the learned, and without any patronage of the great; not in the soft obscurities of retirement, or under the shelter of academic howers, but amid inconvenience and distraction, in sickness and in sorrow. It may repress...
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