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" The vastness and the contrivance of some of the machinery would have "matched his mighty mind." I shall never forget Mr. Boulton's expression to me, " I sell here, sir, what all the world desires to have — POWER. "
The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL. D.: Comprehending an Account of His Studies ... - Seite 181
von James Boswell - 1821
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A Short History of England, for Young People

Elizabeth Stansbury Kirkland - 1891 - 409 Seiten
...begun. His partner, Boulton, said triumphantly to Boswell, when the latter visited his manufactory: "I sell here, sir, what all the world desires to have — POWER ! " Franklin had tamed the lightning; Herschel, with his powerful telescope, brought a new planet into...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, L.L. D.: Together with a Journal of a ..., Band 2

James Boswell - 1900
...with us ; for it was a scene which I should have been glad to contemplate by his light. The vastness and the contrivance of some of the machinery would...shall never forget Mr. Bolton's expression to me : " I feel * here, Sir, what all the world desires to have — Power." He had about seven hundred people...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson ...: To which is Added The Journal of a ..., Band 2

James Boswell - 1900 - 726 Seiten
...which I should have been glad to contemplate by his light. The vastness and * John, chap. Ш. v. 30. ion. Garric Boulton's expression to me, " I sell here, Sir, what all the world desires to have — POWER." He had...
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English Men of Letters: Pope, by Leslie Stephen, 1900; Johnson by Leslie ...

1900
...Hector about Johnson's early days, and saw the works of Boulton, Watt's partner, who said to him, " I sell here, sir, what all the world desires to have — power." Thence they went to Lichfield, and met more of the rapidly thinning circle of Johnson's oldest friends....
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Alexander Pope

Leslie Stephen - 1902 - 216 Seiten
...Hector about Johnson's early days, and saw the works of Boulton, Watt's partner, who said to him, " I sell here, sir, what all the world desires to have — -power" Thence they went to Lichfield, and met more of the rapidly thinning circle of Johnson's oldest friends....
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The Lloyds of Birmingham, with Some Account of the Founding of Lloyds Bank

Samuel Lloyd - 1907 - 246 Seiten
...with us : for it was a scene which I should have been glad to contemplate by his light. The vastness and the contrivance of some of the machinery would...matched his mighty mind.' I shall never forget Mr. Boulton's expression to me : ' I sell here, sir, what all the world desires to have — power.' He...
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Boswell's Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.

James Boswell - 1916 - 344 Seiten
...with us ; for it was a scene which I should have been glad to contemplate by his light. The vastness and the contrivance of some of the machinery would...Sir, what all the world desires to have — power. ' ' Dr. Johnson said to me in the morning. "Yon will see, Sir, at Mr. Hector's, his sister, Mrs. Careless,...
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The World's Great Events: An Indexed History of the World from ..., Band 5

Esther Singleton - 1916
...with us ; for it was a scene which I should have been glad to contemplate by his light. The vastness and the contrivance of some of the machinery would...matched his mighty mind. I shall never forget Mr. Boulton,s expression to me,' — 'I sell here, sir, what all the world desires to have — Power!,...
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Birmingham

John Howard Bertram Masterman - 1920 - 106 Seiten
...ordinance of baptism. Boswell was shown over the Soho factory by Boulton, whom he quotes as saying " I sell here, sir, what all the world desires to have — POWER. ' ' Next day J ohnson drove to Lichfield, remarking, when Boswell charged the inhabitants with being...
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A Short History of England

R. J. A. White, R.-J.. White, White R. J. a., White R J a - 1967 - 294 Seiten
...Boswell to visit Soho alone. 'I wish that Johnson had been with us', Boswell wrote. 'The vastness and contrivance of some of the machinery would have matched his mighty mind.' Perhaps the Doctor shared some of the fears of Cobbett, who confessed that he never liked to see machines...
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