The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL. D.: Comprehending an Account of His Studies and Numerous Works, in Chronological Order; a Series of His Epistolatory Correspondence and Conversations with Many Eminent Persons; and Various Original Pieces of His Composition, Never Before Published: the Whole Exhibiting a View of Literature and Literary Men in Great-Britain, for Near Half a Century During which He Flourished, Band 2
W. Andrews and L. Blake, and Cushing and Appleton, Salem, 1807
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after death , they can no longer be of use to us . We 1772 . form many friendships
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is given up . I believe the woman declared upon her death - bed that it was a lie .
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A heinous sin is that for which a man is punished with death or banishment . ”
BosWELL . “ But , Sir , after I had argued that it was not a heinous sin , an old
clergyman rose up , rose up , and repeating the text of scripture denouncing
Custom andreason have , indeed , set some bounds to scholastick penalties .
The schoolmaster inflicts no capital punishments ; nor enforces his edicts by
either 1 death or mutilation . The civil law has wisely deter 36 THE LIFE OF.
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